I’m not one for New Years resolutions as I find the minute I say I am going to do something then it all goes pear shaped usually because I put too much pressure on myself.  what I prefer is some achievable goals.  In 2017 where my blogging is concerned I would like to: 1  Post More Consistently This may not seem much to some of you but to me it is a huge step for me.  I need to get in to a blogging routine as I want to expand my blogs and the opportunities they bring me.  I would… View Post

This are my top five posts of 2016: 1 Benefit Brow Shaping Kit One post I never thought would be so popular was my review of the Benefit Brow Shaping kit by Benefit. I’m not one for over dramatic eye brows and like to keep my natural looking but the outer edges of my brows are a little lighter and I like to define them a little more. This kit is perfect for the natural look. 2.  Manicures And Pretty Nails Who knew my top 2 posts of 2016 would be beauty related. Manicures are something I find so relaxing and… View Post

After attempting to blog for 25 consecutive days for Blogmas 2016 I’m rather surprised that I have managed 17 days.  An unexpected trip away put paid to me missing 8 days but I’m happy with what I achieved.  I really didn’t think I would manage that many posts but I now know if I am going to attempt something like this again then I need to get a little more organised.  Something which I plan on doing for next year as I would like my blogging to be far more organised that it has been this year. Behind the scenes… View Post

Family Christmas films…..who doesn’t love shutting the front door, cranking the fire up and snuggling down to watch a family Christmas films? With the big day very near, yes, its tomorrow(!!!) what better way to relax then with a family film. Here are my top 10 family Christmas films 1 Home Alone 2  Miracle on 34th Street 3  Nativity Trilolgy 4 Disney’s Scrouge 5 Love Actually 6  Its a wonderful Life 7  Elf 8  National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation 9  Arthur Christmas 10  Muppet’s Christmas Carole These are my top 10 family Christmas films.  Does your family have a Christmas favourite?  … View Post

Today as part of my attempt to complete Blogmas; a post a day from 1 December until Christmas I thought I’d talk about how I love nothing better this time of year than snuggling under a blanket, preferably one I have crocheted myself. As we plunge towards the depths of winter and the we try to think of doing nothing but hibernate I like to surround myself with cosy blankets.  For many years now I have crocheted and my favourite item to complete is blankets.  There is just something about sitting down and covering myself in a blanket that I… View Post