The Ordinary update….

TO skin regimen so far… So it has been just over a month since I started my The Ordinary skin regime. I promised an update and here it is. I followed the regimen I posted in my first most for about a month. I also emailed the Ordinary to check I was using the right…

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Dream a little dream

All I’ve wanted has been my own house. I’ve dreamed about what my rooms will look like even when I was in primary school. When I went to my friends’ houses I would take note of their decor. Where their wallpaper was likely sourced, what colours worked and didn’t become too tiresome. Then I grew…

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YSL All -in-one Glow Foundation Review

I recently ran out of my Dior Forever foundation at the worst possible time. That’s to say everything ran out at the same time, primer, moisturiser, powder. You name it I was out. Here is my beauty haul in May. I was quite keen on trying a YSL foundation. I was looking for something a…

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My Ikea makeup box.

I have to apply my makeup in the kitchen in the mornings. The light is better there but also my boyfriend is a ridiculously light sleeper so I can’t even turn on the lights in the bedroom in deepest darkest winter without him suddenly waking up and screaming like some love child of Count Dracula…

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Lather me well: Body wash review

I am a bath person. I love it. One day before I die, I will buy a house. I will do that house up and install a Japanese style bathroom. Why? What is a Japanese style bathroom, you ask. Well traditionally, it is more a wet room, we shower and exfoliate (we always exfoliate), and…

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No mess Salmon Meunière

One of my readers recently got in touch with me asking if I could publish a boneless fish recipe. She has kids, so that got my noggin straight on to easy quick recipes. There are a couple that I know of but I thought I’d go with this one as its something my mother learnt…

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Easy Raisin Scones

Let’s get one thing straight. If you think you’re too busy, over worked and dog damned tired to be baking think again, you can make these easy scones!  And they are yummy! I learnt how to make these at school and they’ve been a firm favourite with the family since then. It’s a doddle, in just…

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The Ordinary serums

The Ordinary is part of the Abnormal Beauty Company which has a range of brands under its umbrella, all rather intriguing. In my first post I explained the routine I had started following using The Ordinary serums. But I didn’t explain what each serum does or is meant to do. DISCLAIMER: I am no scientist…

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