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Decadent, Rich Fragrances for the Colder months

November 10, 2017

If there is one thing that my husband knows will earn him browny points, its buying me a new perfume. I just love it. I think certain perfumes and scents can transport you straight back to a time or period of your life, and evoke all kinds of emotions. I have quite the collection of perfumes, and if you read my post on my favoured…

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Your Just Not Everyones Cup of Tea – (and thats ok)

November 5, 2017

Its cuppa and a chat time, grab a brew, the second instalment is up…… I love that saying. “Its not really my cup of tea”. (Its so British, we do love our tea)! I came across a little monologue a couple of years ago, and I’d saved it in a folder on my computer called “words I love”. I was looking through the folder the…

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My Autumn Makeup Bag

October 30, 2017

Im not going to go on AGAIN about how much I love Autumn, and I promise that I will only use the word Autumnal, (one of my all time favourite words) about a zillion times in this post. However, I am loving my Autumnal (2) make up at the moment, so I thought I would share it with you. I also had to feature a…

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Gifts with Meaning – Giving more than a present

October 27, 2017

Im sorry. Its my first Christmas post. I know, I know, its October. But there is a meaning to my madness and a passion in my soul, so forgive me???? Read on if you can stomach it……… The time of year when we start to seek out the perfect gifts to give our loved ones is nearly upon us. Like so many of us, I…

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Charlotte Tilbury Contour Wand – Yep, Contour on an over 40

October 24, 2017

I know what your thinking, this old bird is far too old for contouring…… Well, in the nicest possible way, balls to that! If you have been here a while you will know my thoughts on the supposed make up rules, they are there to be broken! Now, im certainly not going to be whacking on the dark contour and the extreme beam, can be…

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Are you a Trophy friend??

October 20, 2017

This post may be a little rambling and come across as me thinking out loud, and I suppose it is haha! Its what Im calling a “cuppa and a chat” post, (these will feature regularly) because thats how Im thinking of it. Just me, and you, sitting with a cuppa, chatting about curious things……. If you have been visiting me here for a while, you…

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Bloggers Made Me Buy it……….

October 18, 2017

I have been an avid blog reader for years, loooonnnnnng before I even thought about writing my own. I just love reading all the different reviews and opinions on products and how people use them, I love seeing little snippets of peoples lives, and I have recently discovered a love of interiors blogs. Anyway, I digress…. When I am reading a blog and a product…

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Firsts and Lasts – A fun, lighthearted post

October 14, 2017

So, as many of you know life has been a little tense for us the last few months, so I wanted to do a light hearted post. Firsts and lasts. Silliness, but lifted my mood writing it. Let me know any of your first and lasts x Enjoy! My first pet when I was about 3, was a cat called Lucky. I loved her but…

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September empties and Mini Reviews

October 6, 2017

Another month, another bunch of used up products… As part of my ongoing quest to use up products that I have in my bathroom cupboard, before spending out and buying more, I have got through this little lot over September. Not as many as last month, but Im making progress. Read on my beauties, see what I thought x Bath and Body As ever, I…

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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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