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May 1, 2017

Subscription boxes on the whole, are not my thing. When the first batch of boxes launched a few years ago, I did commit to one, but it was short lived. My thinking was that the box would be a good way to introduce me to new brands and products, and it did this, but I found that as time went on, there was less and…

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Five Favourite Things – April

April 28, 2017

I literally cannot believe that Im writing a five favourite things post again. It honestly feels like just last week I was sharing my love of posh tea and tanning oil! Crazy eh? April has been a busy month, peppered with birthdays, girl time meet ups, shopping  and decorating! I struggled with my five faves this month, as I felt I had a few worthy…

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Journey back to health and fitness in your forties – The start!

April 23, 2017

I really wasn’t sure about writing this post, and deliberated over it for weeks. I was scared that I would be setting myself up to fail again, but this time publicly! I have started and failed so many “diets” or “lifestyle changes” over the last few years, that Im not sure even I believe I can succeed anymore. All I know is that I have…

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Do I even need a shoe wall in my life?

April 19, 2017

Just a quicky post from me today, Im needing opinions! I am very excited that I am about to start the renovation of what is currently my office, into my writing/blogging room! (Im not sure what it will then be called, study? Creative space)? Anyway, I cannot tell you how amazing it will be to have this, and cant wait to make a start. The…

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Mineral Make up and its benefits to our skin

April 14, 2017

Im sure by now everyone has heard of mineral make up, but do we know what it is, or even care? Without doubt, there are benefits to wearing it, but it always had the reputation as not having great staying power, not much pigmentation in colours, and in the case of photography, giving “flash back” in photos. Well, things have definitely improved! There are now…

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Exploring England – Flatford Mill, Suffolk

April 11, 2017

Our jaunt for March was in the beautiful county of Suffolk, although Flatford Mill actually sits right on the border of Essex and Suffolk. I had seen a photo of Flatford Mill on Instagram, and it looked so beautiful. As it is only about an hour away from where I live, we thought it could be a nice one to visit for a day trip.…

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Bobbi Brown Longwear Cream Eyeshadow Stick – A Review from an over 30

April 8, 2017

Bobbi Brown is one of my favourite make up brands, and when they bring out a new product, Im always interested! My make up at the minute is quite minimal. I especially love keeping my eyes simple with just a neutral eyeshadow and coat of mascara. Thats my look of the moment, and Bobbi Brown has a fab range of barely there colours. Now, if…

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Ten Things Iv learnt (on my 44th Birthday)

April 4, 2017

So its my birthday this week, my 44th birthday. Blimey! Is that officially old?? In honour of my advancing years, (ahem), I thought I would tell you 10 things I feel Iv learnt over the years, including wisdom, self discovery, revelations and lessons. I was going to do 10 fun things, but then thought lets delve a bit deeper,  a different type of post for…

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Investing in Classics for your wardrobe

April 2, 2017

First and foremost, I need to put it out there that I am a shoe and handbag demon. I have, since being a very, very small child, had an obsession with shoes and bags. As a child, my tiny feet would be popped into any discarded heels that I happened to come across, and dragged across the floor in my attempt to walk in them.…

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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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