Category: Reviews

New Eyeliner Trend Alert!

  So here’s a funny story. I was at the checkout most likely looking something like this: Which is my “No make up, crazy hair, don’t care” look which I’ve been sporting lately. And the girl at the checkout had the most amazing eyes! They were a striking blue...

PURPLE SHAMPOO! What is it, and does it work?

I have been colouring my hair blonde since my teens. (Which is an uncomfortably long period of time) And yet I’ve always struggled with the brassy/yellow tones in my hair making me look more like a scarecrow than a blonde bombshell. I’ve always dreamed of the day that I...

Straightening things out…starting with my teeth!

I have always tried to hide my teeth in pictures because I was so ashamed of my crooked smile.  When I was a teenager I had braces but as my wisdom teeth came in, my front teeth- particularly the bottom ones- all bunched together and all that pain and...

Grounding: Day Twenty Nine

Last night I dreamt I was camping with my family. My whole family. As in, my dad was there too. We were in a group talking when I suddenly seemed to become more aware and turned to my left and said “Dad! You’re not supposed to be here! You...

Chicken Schnitzel, Sweetcorn Bulgar and Chilli Mayo.

I tried this recipe from Gousto yesterday with some skepticism. One; I had never tried Bulgar wheat before and two, I wasn’t sure I could make a schnitzel. However; the easy step by step directions on the recipe card made it a lot less daunting and I managed to...

Grounding: Days Twenty Eight

Grounding Day Twenty Eight: My daily routine of popping outside and standing barefoot on the ground has become so normal, I haven’t really had anything to write about. Though I will say that I’ve noticed a change in my mood. I have a hope alive in me that just...

Grounding: Day Twenty Seven

Grounding: Day Twenty Seven In proper routine now. I grounded several times today just walking around my back garden to take bins out, sort the puppy and just because I felt like it. I have decided that for me, grounding clears my head and helps my focus. I’ve found...

Grounding: Day Twenty Six

Grounding: Day Twenty Six I spoke about my grounding experience here. Today I have felt almost like the normal Laura. I joked with the kids, made a delicious stir fry for lunch, managed an epic fail at a chocolate hedgehog cake AND maintained in a good mood throughout the...

Grounding: Day Twenty Five

Grounding: Day Twenty Five I can’t believe I only have five days left of this challenge! 😱 Grounding has just become part of my daily routine and I am definitely better for it. Today the sun was shining and the pavement actually felt warm!! My youngest son wanted to...