As things start getting cooler, I mean freezing, I find myself getting lazier when it comes to fashion. I want outfits that deliver comfort and warmth whilst remaining stylish though. I find it’s not easy when all I want to do is stay wrapped in a duvet in huge pyjamas and cashmere socks. An oversized sweater is a staple in my wardrobe as the temperature drops and this Reiss Philberta jumper in a beautiful grey is my current favourite. I have worn this…

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Bloom and Wild are known for their beautiful flower delivery service using boxes that fit through most standard letterboxes. Now imagine my delight at finding out that not only could I get a mini birch tree delivered but that it would come with five luxury beauty products to decorate it too. All because Bloom and Wild have collaborated with Birchbox this year to put together the most perfect gift. And I do have to admit that I have a soft spot for miniature…

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I have been curious about sonic facial cleansers for a while though Caroline Hirons told me not to bother as my hands and flannels do a good enough job. However there was still a part of me that wanted to give one a go. The Mirai Face and Mirai Cleanser* at £195 isn’t a a cheap option so I hoped that I wasn’t about to be disappointed by this. This comes packaged in a lovely pink box and inside, yes there is…

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It is nearly time for all the festivities to begin. We have a ‘fake’ Christmas also known as ‘friendmas’ this year to spend time with our friends and to catch up before the season of Christmas parties, family engagements and shopping takes over. As I am hosting it and cooking a huge feast for eight people in my modest apartment, this is a great opportunity for me to get party ready with the Good Spa Guide. In much the way…

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Being dairy free has been a bit of a challenge for me and has on occasion had me wondering whether my for food blogging days were over. Mostly because it is so frustrating to go to events and launches only to find that can’t sample much so I have very little to write up. Thankfully regular dining experiences rarely leave me feeling this way and I do usually have a good meal out. Zen Metro offers a Thai menu and…

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I love a good face masks and have often spent rather a lot of money on a good product for my weekly pamper. There is just something about using a face masks that makes me take a moment for myself and really slow down. The L’Oréal Paris Pure Clay range of face masks are reasonably priced in Boots for £7.99 each, so I thought these might be worth trying the multi-masking concept with. These glass jars are packed with colourful clay masks that each…

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