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The Best Wrinkle Cream

As a woman of a certain age I am always on the lookout for an anti-wrinkle cream which actually does what it claims to do! There are so many lotions and potions out there that it’s hard to know which

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Cath Kidston Christmas

The fabulous Cath Kidston store is always worth a visit but never more so than at Christmas! There are some fantastic gift ideas and free delivery for orders over £40. For the night before Christmas, cosy up in PJs, fleecy

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Nip and Fab Bee Sting Deluxe Body Souffle

Nip and Fab Bee Sting Deluxe Body Souffle, what a mouthful of a description! But, quite simply this is the best body moisturiser I have ever used, and I’ve tried a lot over the years! I credit this moisturiser with

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Holiday Packing

Packing for holidays can be a nightmare, especially where kids are involved (always check their bags if they are packing for themselves, 5 bikinis and no underwear rings a bell!). Even if you only have yourself to pack for it

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Family Friendly Festivals

This is the time of year when all the festivals start, some are sold out already, so it’s time to get your skates on if you want to have a unique family experience and create some great memories. I have

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Holiday Planning

I have spent many hours looking for holidays and in the process have found some great websites and a few tips which I hope you will find useful. I prefer to arrange my holidays myself but I usually also visit

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Feed a Family of 5 with £10 Meal Deal

Every now and again, I succumb to the £10 meal deal on offer in Marks and Spencer, Tesco or Sainsbury, sometimes it’s perfect for an adult “night in”, or it will feed my 3 kids (and I get the bottle

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Luxury For Less

Everyone loves a bargain don’t they? I love expensive things; Cashmere, Silk, Satin, Patent Leather all the ingredients for high end and high cost items! It is possible to get this look on a considerably lower budget. Take Cashmere for

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Mother’s Day at Anthropologie

  I love Anthropologie! The most fabulous, quirky, unique selection of clothes, shoes, accessories, homeware- everything you could ever want and a whole lot more that you didn’t even know about. Here is their selection of items for Mother’s day,

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Great Deal vs Bargain Deal- Winter 2013

Updated for Autumn/Winter 2013! Here is my version of “Great deal v Bargain deal” to achieve a key winter tailoring look. Just to prove that you don’t have to spend a fortune to achieve the look you want, of course

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