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You'd think with my complexion and dark hair that I'd be blessed with lovely, thick eyebrows, but you'd be wrong! Instead I have sparse brows made up of the tiniest, finest hairs EVER. Which means that combined with the aforementioned complexion my brows are barely visible. So every month I get my eyebrows threaded and each morning I use make-up to fill and define them.

I've been getting my eyebrows threaded at Superdrug for a few years now, after discovering that that was where my friend, who always has perfect eyebrows, got hers done. Recently Superdrug offered to send a voucher for me to try out their instore beauty services and as I already love their threading service I decided to try having my eyebrows tinted as well this time. 

Beauty Spot: Superdrug Eyebrow Tint & Shape Review

You'd think with my complexion and dark hair that I'd be blessed with lovely, thick eyebrows, but you'd be wrong! Instead I have sparse brows made up of the tiniest, finest hairs EVER. Which means that combined with the aforementioned complexion my brows are barely visible. So every month I get my eyebrows threaded and each morning I use make-up to fill and define them.

I've been getting my eyebrows threaded at Superdrug for a few years now, after discovering that that was where my friend, who always has perfect eyebrows, got hers done. Recently Superdrug offered to send a voucher for me to try out their instore beauty services and as I already love their threading service I decided to try having my eyebrows tinted as well this time. 

If you're wondering when is the next Aldi Baby & Toddler Event, then get your purse ready pronto, as the hugely popular Baby & Toddler Specialbuy event returns online from Sunday 12th August and in store from the Thursday 16th August! As always the event offers parents a huge range of beautifully crafted nursery furniture, every day essentials and adorable accessories at amazing low prices. Aldi kindly sent a sneak peek of some of the goodies that will be available, and they also sent some vouchers so I can pop along next week to stock up on new bits for Essie. Like last time, I'll share what I buy on Instagram Stories so make sure you're following me over there

Aldi Baby & Toddler Specialbuy Event August 2018

If you're wondering when is the next Aldi Baby & Toddler Event, then get your purse ready pronto, as the hugely popular Baby & Toddler Specialbuy event returns online from Sunday 12th August and in store from the Thursday 16th August! As always the event offers parents a huge range of beautifully crafted nursery furniture, every day essentials and adorable accessories at amazing low prices. Aldi kindly sent a sneak peek of some of the goodies that will be available, and they also sent some vouchers so I can pop along next week to stock up on new bits for Essie. Like last time, I'll share what I buy on Instagram Stories so make sure you're following me over there

To everyone that told me I should put my baby down. To the people that told me that I cuddled him too much. To the ones that said I'm making a rod for my back. To the relatives that said he should sleep on his own. To those that said he would grow up to be clingy. To the friends that said he would never learn to be independent. And that he would never want to leave my side.

You were all wrong.

To everyone that told me I should put my baby down...

To everyone that told me I should put my baby down. To the people that told me that I cuddled him too much. To the ones that said I'm making a rod for my back. To the relatives that said he should sleep on his own. To those that said he would grow up to be clingy. To the friends that said he would never learn to be independent. And that he would never want to leave my side.

You were all wrong.

How are your summer holidays going? Keeping busy and enjoying the sunshine I hope? I've been trying to keep my three children entertained by having a loose plan for the summer break with a list of ideas that we are working our way through. One of them is taking part in Save the Children's Den Day! 

Take part in Save the Children's Den Day this summer!

How are your summer holidays going? Keeping busy and enjoying the sunshine I hope? I've been trying to keep my three children entertained by having a loose plan for the summer break with a list of ideas that we are working our way through. One of them is taking part in Save the Children's Den Day! 

Little fans of Hey Duggee will have spotted that there was another Royal Wedding that took place in May. Hey Duggee character King Tiger has met his perfect partner and gets married in a brand new episode, titled Hey Duggee & The Wedding Badge.


GIVEAWAY: Hey Duggee The Wedding Badge And 10 Other Stories DVD

Little fans of Hey Duggee will have spotted that there was another Royal Wedding that took place in May. Hey Duggee character King Tiger has met his perfect partner and gets married in a brand new episode, titled Hey Duggee & The Wedding Badge.


I have always had a preference for natural beauty products and recently I have been making more of an effort to make conscientious decisions about what to buy for myself and my family. Weleda have been making "clean beauty" products since 1921, factoring in not only natural ingredients but thinking about sustainability and the environment too. With Cleaner Beauty becoming a bit of a trendy term for 2018, the brand want to make it clear what it means to them. 

Beauty Spot: Weleda's #CleanerBeauty Campaign

I have always had a preference for natural beauty products and recently I have been making more of an effort to make conscientious decisions about what to buy for myself and my family. Weleda have been making "clean beauty" products since 1921, factoring in not only natural ingredients but thinking about sustainability and the environment too. With Cleaner Beauty becoming a bit of a trendy term for 2018, the brand want to make it clear what it means to them. 

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I meant to post this review months ago so huge apologies if you've been waiting to read it! I wrote it back when Essie was six months old, but do you remember we had that choking incident? I struggled for a long time after that and life felt very surreal. And it seems I just forgot to hit publish! I have been having a good sort out of my laptop files today and came across it sitting there, waiting to go live. Big oops! So here it finally is: my review of one of my absolute favourite baby nursery products, the Sleepyhead Deluxe Baby Pod!

Baby Loves: Sleepyhead Deluxe Baby Pod | Review

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I meant to post this review months ago so huge apologies if you've been waiting to read it! I wrote it back when Essie was six months old, but do you remember we had that choking incident? I struggled for a long time after that and life felt very surreal. And it seems I just forgot to hit publish! I have been having a good sort out of my laptop files today and came across it sitting there, waiting to go live. Big oops! So here it finally is: my review of one of my absolute favourite baby nursery products, the Sleepyhead Deluxe Baby Pod!

Am I in my children's good books or what! I surprised them one day after school with a box full of the brand-new season three Hatchimals CollEGGtibles. These are adorable little toy creatures that come in small, speckled eggs. Like the larger Hatchimals Surprise Eggs, they need their owners help to hatch. We were sent a selection from the new season to review, which has resulted two VERY happy little boys!

Playtime: Hatchimals CollEGGtibles Season 3 “Hatch Friends Forever!”

Am I in my children's good books or what! I surprised them one day after school with a box full of the brand-new season three Hatchimals CollEGGtibles. These are adorable little toy creatures that come in small, speckled eggs. Like the larger Hatchimals Surprise Eggs, they need their owners help to hatch. We were sent a selection from the new season to review, which has resulted two VERY happy little boys!

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