Gifts for Pets at Christmas

Pets of all shapes and sizes are members of the family, from mice to Great Danes we love them all. The have a special place in our home and so here is a list of goodies to show them you care.   All doggies love a good brush, this one but Pet Angel UK is brilliant. It works similarly to a tangle teaser, so works for dogs with all coat types. It’s super sturdy and has a very cute design. It’s easy to clean and comes in a range of colours and sizes.   Another fabulous product to help keep their coats shiny and general nutritional support. A shiny well-kept … [Read more…]

Kid-mas Gift List

We are now gloriously into December, which means we are zooming towards Christmas – hurrah! Some of these items have affiliate links, most don’t. We were sent a couple of these items to test out. Tech Free As much as we love tech, we love furry bears, face paint and books. Here are some perfect tech free treats! Personalised Little Miss Mulberry Bear for a sweet £16.99, Giftpup has a whole host of gorgeous personalised items. The Little Miss mulberry Bear is super soft, grey and has a cute little black t-shirt with a silver metallic name and crown. A very thoughtful gift, that will be cherished for years to come. Wise-ish … [Read more…]

Gifts for Women This Christmas – From Vibes to Vodka

Lets get into it quick and dirty, because at this time of year time is of a premium. All prices are GBP unless otherwise stated, prices are correct at time of publishing, some links may be affiliate. Unicorn Lovers Unicorn Slippers from Find Me a Gift There are super soft, fluffy, cute and sparkly. A sparkly bargain at around £12 quid. The cutest pin badge in the world – Unicorn Pin a glittery £6.50 Tastebud Conscious Teapigs Selection box, 10 teas – english breakfast earl grey strong mao feng green tea peppermint leaves chamomile flowers super fruit honeybush & rooibos chai tea lemon & ginger liquorice & mint a pocket friendly £9.50, … [Read more…]

5 affordable winter getaways

5 affordable winter getaways With winter on its way, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the year was almost over. Sure, you’ll be more likely to stay indoors and binge on your favourite TV shows when it’s dark outside, but there’s still a lot that you can get up to when the nights draw colder and earlier. One of the best ways to celebrate the winter season is to explore a new town or city. Below, I’ve rounded up five affordable winter giveaways for you to consider this year. London What better way to celebrate winter than by seeing a West End show? There’s a whole host of choices for … [Read more…]

How to Make the Perfect Homemade Ice Cream

How to Make the Perfect Homemade Ice Cream Ice cream is one of life’s most simple yet wonderful pleasures. Everyone loves ice cream, yet few of us seem to have an interest in actually making it for ourselves, despite how easy it is to do. There are numerous advantages to homemade ice cream and you have complete control over taste and texture. Making simple vanilla ice cream will show you just how easy it is and once you have the basics down, you can begin to experiment with different ingredients and techniques until you find the perfect combination for you. In this article we take a look at some of … [Read more…]

Tips for choosing the right outfit when meeting a new client

Tips for choosing the right outfit when meeting a new client Creating the right impression is essential when meeting a client for the first time. And this starts with your choice of outfit. But in today’s world of modern fashion and style, digital marketing and social media, expectations are high and there’s a lot more to think about than just looking smart. This can especially be the case if you’re a freelancer and represent your own business. Here are some things to think about to ensure your outfit creates the right impression when you’re freelancing and meeting a client. Looking professional Creating a professional image is a good place to … [Read more…]

Must Visit London Attractions for Christmas and New Year

Must Visit London Attractions for Christmas and New Year London, one of the most visited cities in the United Kingdom, mostly due to its unrivalled events and ease of access. Many people plan to do something fabulous for Christmas or New Year. This year why not check out the attractions below, and make it a festive period to remember.  River Thames Christmas Dinner Cruise on The Harmony – this three-hour cruise includes a drink on arrival, a three course festive meal, and a live band! As well as a selection of hot drinks, cold beers and, chilled wine. The evening views, London lights reflecting on the water as you travel … [Read more…]

How to Have Kitchen Perfection

The clocks have gone back, the nights are drawing in and temperatures have definitely dropped. If you’re already planning a kitchen, then you might well have spent a lot of time pondering the type of bespoke cabinetry you want or worktops, splashback materials and the appliances you and your family will need to keep things running smoothly. You might have even started to think about lighting and wall colours but the one thing that can often make or break the usability of a kitchen – particularly during the winter months – is often not given nearly enough thought. How you heat your kitchen, whether it’s radiators, a cast-iron range that runs the central heating, … [Read more…]

Luxury Villas in Sicily

When we go on holiday there are 6 family units so we tend to opt to rent out a large house or large Villa, something that can accommodate all of us. We love to cook and eat meals all together but equally have time to retreat. While googling ‘villa to rent in Sicily‘ I found two utter gems that I’m going to share with you. If you, like me, like to be surrounded with rich deep greenery and fragrant summery smells, this Villa is surrounded by vineyards, as well as having it’s own very large lush Mediterranean style garden – bliss. Villa Kalòn is nestled in so much greenery, the … [Read more…]