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Be your own Skincare Guru – A new series on the blog – What is Skin?

April 15, 2018

Skincare. Its a minefield isn’t it? Every product house and brand wants to tell you that their lotion and potion is your miracle you have been looking for. We are literally inundated with the choices available to us in the “must have” products. Trust me, even in my job as a skincare therapist for 20 years, when I went to trade shows, we too were…

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Revisiting or Setting New Goals – Working out my Shiz!

April 12, 2018

Just a little quick update/catch up post from me today. I am one of those people that always has to have a goal in mind, or a target that I am working towards. Its just my make up. I don’t like doing things without purpose. Im not talking about things like having fun with friends/family etc, Im talking about things that take time and energy…

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Bloggers – Are we all “experts” and self indulgent know it all’s??

April 8, 2018

You know the drill, get the kettle on, pull up a pew……its cuppa and a chat time. This post was inspired a few weeks back, as there was a bit of negative energy around the bigger bloggers on twitter. There has been a lot of rumblings that bloggers are all self indulgent, self servicing, and constantly trying to sell sell sell to the masses. (We…

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45 Facts about me (on my 45th birthday)

April 6, 2018

I know right, thats literally forever! I know for some of my readers, 45 years is double their lifetime. Im really pleased for you young gorgeous things……no really……Im so pleased for you………hmph!!  I thought I would share 45 facts with you as I turn 45 today. Blimey….. So, I have done a few fun posts like this, so thought I would put a little spin…

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My Instagram Experiment – What I Learnt

April 3, 2018

As many of you know that have been here a while, I have a love/hate relationship with “The Gram”  I can literally love it one day, hate it the next. I love the people that I have found on there, but it frustrates me, (don’t get me started on the follow/unfollow twaddle) and it is SO difficult to grow on there. I wasn’t around in…

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Spend or Save – High End Make Up Versus High Street Version

March 26, 2018

Hi, Im Kerry and Im a make up addict…… Its no secret that I have an ever growing stash of make up. I have enjoyed applying make up to my face since I was about 13. My weakness tends to be eyeshadow palettes and lipsticks, but, in all honesty, I can pretty much convince myself of any make up purchase. I do tend to sway…

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Lessons Learnt or Reasons For Regret?

March 21, 2018

I wrote a post a while ago, where I had put that I try to never think of anything as a regret. A lovely lady commented that she wished that she could think that way. We ended up having an email conversation about this for a couple of weeks, and it led me to thinking, do you count things as lessons or regret? Pull up…

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A Blissful Cruelty Free Discovery – Rituals

March 17, 2018

As you know, I am on a quest to discover and change over totally to cruelty free brands, and this latest discovery could not be more up my street. I was looking for a gorgeous candle to put with my Mum’s mothers day present, and came across this store in Bluewater shopping centre in Kent. I was enticed into the store by the prettiness of…

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A Date With Churchill and Lunch At The Westbury

March 15, 2018

I thought I’d share something a little different with you in this post. Give you an insight into the complete nerd I really am…. Im gonna go straight off the bat and say yep, we are a teeny tiny bit geeky in our house. We love a bit of culture, and throw in some history and Churchill,  and we are all over it. Its also…

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Im Kerry, a UK based blogger, floundering my way through my 40's. I mostly blog about travel and lifestyle, but as a lover of life, you could find any snippets of my life and loves

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