Daily Snippets 8/02/18 Put on your big girl pants and smile…

Being an adult sucks sometimes! We aren’t allowed to cry and stamp our feet like toddlers do, and people make allowances for us. We are expected to cope with life and get on with things even when life isn’t going the way we want. This week, I’ve had to sit myself down and give myself […]

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The Best Ways For Mums To Relax After A Hard Week

It’s no secret that mums are some of the hardest working people on the planet. They’re always putting out fires, attending to the needs of their family and many dedicate a lot of time to their careers. It’s no wonder that as a mother you’re begging for some time to do what you want after […]

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Getting all the details of a party right…

Planning the details of special celebration for someone can be a lot of work and a fair bit of stress. When you are marking an event such as an anniversary or a big birthday, you want to make every aspect of it perfect and for the guest of honour and all their guests to enjoy […]

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Perfect flowers for Valentine’s Day? For me, it’s roses…

You cannot fail to have noticed that Valentine’s Day is on it’s way. The shops are full of cards and chocolates and ideas for gifts. I don’t tend to be that soppy or romantic, I lean towards being more practical and pragamatic, but the husband is very much a romantic type so he does like […]

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Pretty little things for Valentines Day, with Hunkenmoller

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and whilst I am a pragmatic and practical person, and I don’t particularly do romantic in a very overt way (the husband is the opposite, we balance each other out nicely) but I do like nice things, and I do appreciate a little spoiling on valentines day (although […]

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Because we love you! A little Valentines Day Giveaway

So, Christmas is over, January is half way through, and we have Valentines Day looming.  I say that, because we in the Mad House of Cats & Babies aren’t really that romantic, and last year we pretty much forgot about it, and didn’t even get cards for each other.  The husband is the mushy and […]

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Adding a little fun to your fashion with Top Tier Style

So, I am not what I would call a fashion trend setter, in fact most days, I would say I dress for practical comfort, rather than to impress. But I do like fun and funky fashion, and when it works, I like to wear it.  I have a bit of a quirky, silly sense of […]

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I am that person who gets her husband to cut her hair…

This is a kind of lament, whine, rant, call it what you will post.  I have long, thick, wavy (ok it tends to frizz a lot) hair. I have a lot of hair. It’s a blessing and a curse. It grows fast and is hard to manage. It doesn’t like being cut in layers (it […]

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