My Natural Hair Journey 

My natural hair journey began in 2011. My hair was chemically straightened (relaxed) when I was about 10 years old.  I guess back in the day kinky curly hair was hard to cope with on a daily basis! Now having a chemical relaxer wasn’t all that great, my scalp is sensitive and I remember the…

 My Barefoot SOS Story & Review

Barefoot SOS is a British brand developed by natural healthcare experts. Their product range is specifically formulated to bring together the science of skincare with the natural power of botanical extracts.  Their products are free from paraffin, parabens, SLS, as well as artificial colours and fragrances, also they’re suitable for vegans!  They formulate their products to…

Holos Blossoms Femininity Gift Set Review

Holos hand make luxurious Irish natural and holistic beauty products and skincare and offer them for sale in Ireland and the UK.  Niamh Hogan, the creator of Holos Skincare has been a practicing Aromatherapist and Natural Health practitioner since 2003. It is Niamh’s clinical experience and passion for Essential oils and natural lifestyles that lead to the…

Need a quick lunch/dinner?

Well yesterday my boys wanted pizza and I didn’t have any in the freezer or the motivation to drive to Sainsbury’s, let alone make some from scratch!  However, I had two fresh bloomers and loads of vegetables in the fridge. So here’s my recipe: preheat oven to 180 degrees slice the bloomers in half (French sticks…

Natura Siberica Review

Natura Siberica is the first certified organic cosmetics manufacturer in Russia creating products formulated with wild-harvested Siberian herbs. The quality of Natura Siberica cosmetics is guaranteed by ICEA, ECOCERT and COSMOS STANDARD certificates. Natura Siberica is the only Russian company to have been recognised as the BEST GREEN BRAND at Cosmoprof 2012 (Bologna), and which was…

My little man Josiah is 5!

 My little man Josiah turned 5 on Sunday. I know everyone says time flies. I try to cherish every moment because before you know it your little baby who kept you up all night, the teething dramas etc is now 5 years old! It has been very fascinating watching him grow over the years.  He…

Sage by Heston Blumenthal The Tea Maker™ Review

I don’t drink coffee or black tea but I  love drinking herbal tea and usually drink around 3-4 cups a day.  My favourite teas are Jasmine green tea, Tulsi brahmi and oolong tea. Here is a selection of some of my teas I was super excited when I won the Sage by Heston Blumenthal The Tea…

Trilogy Certified Organic Rosehip oil Review

Trilogy products are created from simple and unique blends of the purest natural plant oils and botanical extracts working in perfect harmony to restore and maintain the natural vitality and radiance of skin. Trilogy Certified Organic Rosehip Oil 20ml – £16.50 is a super food for the skin.  Rosehip oil is extracted from the seeds of organically…

Elemental Herbology – Cell Food Facial Serum Review

  Elemental Herbology is a British company, they take a holistic approach and believe lifestyle and nutrition are all part of a good skincare regime. They believe in looking after your skin both inside and out. Their products are 100% free from synthetic fragrance, artificial colour, mineral oils, sulphates, parabens and preservatives. Combining therapeutic levels of…

LoveLula Beauty Box September 2015

I only use natural and organic products for my family.  I love trying out new products and I have had my eye on the LoveLula Beauty Box for a while. I finally decided to subscribe a few months ago.  The LoveLula beauty box is a great way to discover natural beauty brands and includes products that…

Amazon FireTV Stick Review

I love trying out new gadgets so a few months ago, I decided to buy the Amazon Fire TV Stick when it was on offer for £19 (retail price £35). Amazon Fire TV stick is basically a streaming device similar to Google Chromecast or Roku that plugs right into the HDMI port of your television. It is…

Legoland Windsor Family Day Out

My little man Josiah turns 5 next week, so we decided to visit Legoland Windsor for the first time.  As AA members we received up to 40% off ticket price. Adults from £28.80, children from £26.28 after member discount.  We bought 2 adult tickets and 1 child ticket.  Our little girl Annaliese is under 3, so…