100 calories a day = 1 stone extra in weight in a year
Yes, you read that right.
The World Cancer Research Fund has been in touch with me and asked if I would pass over some vital facts and figures and since we all want to live a long and healthy life [...]
I always, as far as I can, walk the girls to school, only torrential downpours prevent us.
The school run home is a different matter, both of them are tired, neither of them want to walk and I can do without the moaning. This is where our Mini Micro scooters have come in to [...]
Is it possible to have a face lift for only £80?
Yes but not with surgeons and operating theatres or with the dreadful outcome that we see some major celebrities sporting on their faces in the ongoing battle to look young.
Rio Beauty asked me if I’d like to trial their 60 second facelift [...]
Yay, big round of applause to me.
10 years ago in April 2003 I smoked my final cigarette and mentioning when I started in the 30 years ago post the other day it brought it all back to me.
I started smoking in the 80′s whilst I was still at school. It was hip [...]
What did you do today?
You may think you did “the usual” – a few loads of laundry, washed the dishes… Nothing out of the ordinary?
Actually, we think that the everyday things you do for your family make all the difference.
Did you realise that when you took time to sit down with [...]
WARNING: This post may make you scratch your head
The girls started school back in September and sometime during the first term I was contacted by a company asking if I’d like to review their head lice products. The voice inside my head said ‘You might need that one day.’ But life got in [...]
Right, I’ll be perfectly straight with you. I don’t wear a lot of make up.
That doesn’t mean I’m immensely beautiful and am graced with a perfect unblemished skin that I can easily do without. Noooo, it simply means that most days for a quick school run, I can’t be bothered with it. At [...]
I was asked to fill in an online survey a while ago based on perfumes asking me whether I had bought this one or that one, which was my favourite out of the lot and then focusing on a brand new perfume by a well known brand. The questions revolved around the name chosen [...]
This is the time of year when our bodies clad in warm clothes and fighting the harsh day to day elements start to tell us they need a little TLC.
Dry skin, chapped lips and a general covered up and forgotten feeling takes over – at least in my house it does. I’m afraid [...]
My nails are brittle, they break and split at the bat of an eyelid. My hands are short and practical and I am one who will never have beautiful hands with long tapering fingers, the epitome of femininity. In fact I have spent most of my adult life ignoring my hands and their upkeep [...]