How To Help Your Child With Maths Anxiety using Matr

I have a confession to make: I hate maths. Probably not the best start to this blog post, but hey it's the truth. In Primary school, I was pretty good at maths. Actually, I have an old VCR Video of my five-year-old self proudly stating that maths was my favourite subject. So what happened, that … Continue reading How To Help Your Child With Maths Anxiety using Matr

Hello old friend. Time for a catch up?

Oh my life.  How did we end up in December? So, the last time I wrote on this blog it was in the throws of NaNoWriMo. I have a lot of crazy stuff going on, trying to find a quiet place to nestle down and shoot out the words on my laptop before the 30th … Continue reading Hello old friend. Time for a catch up?

Laura Goes To Safy B’s Salon!

Do you remember when I had a pink life crisis? Well, I wanted to go big and have something more special - and longer lasting. And after eyeing Safy B's instagram for months, I decided to call and book an appointment. (Or, erm, send a Facebook message to Saffron, the salon owner as she's my … Continue reading Laura Goes To Safy B’s Salon!

Homeschooling – A Day in a Life

  Before I took the plunge to homeschool my kids, I could not visualise HOW I could do it. I would look at all these homeschooling mums with so much respect and awe, wondering how they stay sane and keep up with the mammoth responsibility to educate their children. Then I was forced to make … Continue reading Homeschooling – A Day in a Life

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 with a dark eyeliner, false lashes … Continue reading New Eyeliner Trend Alert!

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 finally go Platinum. Through family history … Continue reading PURPLE SHAMPOO! What is it, and does it work?