• Halloween Pumpkins? VER2
    Lifestyle,  Parenting

    10 Halloween Events in London

    10 of the BEST Family-Friendly Halloween Events in London Dark nights, spooky costumes, ghoulish make-up & pumpkin season – it can only mean one thing: Halloween! Get in the Halloween spirit this year and enjoy something other than trick or treating by taking the family to these local spooky events! Here’s the top kid friendly Halloween events in & around London for 2018. 1. Harry Potter Studio Tour – Friday 28th Oct – Saturday 10th Nov (Leavesden WD25 7LR) Naturally The Harry Potter Studio Tour was always going to do something HUGE for Halloween. From 28th October and throughout the Hallowe’en season, fans of Death Eaters, daring duels and Hallowe’en feasts are invited to explore…

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  • Guinot Earlsfield
    Beauty

    Guinot Hydradermie Lift Facial – Review

    Guinot Hydradermie Lift Facial – Does it really work? As everyone may have noticed, I have been on a mission lately to take some time out for myself and I have been experimenting with the latest beauty treatments. After having two children in close succession, I naturally let my appearance slip for a while, but now I’m on a mission to get back to being me and taking care of myself. I recently tried Botox which is obviously slightly more invasive than regular beauty treatments. For anyone considering Botox, check out my recent blog post to find out all about the treatment including some before and after shots. The Guinot…

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  • Parenting

    It’s okay not to be okay

    IT’S OKAY NOT TO BE OKAY – WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY It was December 2015. I had been anxiously awaiting the arrival of my first baby. Gia wasn’t due until 26th December, however, due to pregnancy complications I was booked in for an early induction on 3rd December. The date could not come quick enough. Nobody’s first birth story is ever that pleasant and mine had been a long and stressful pregnancy. From 30 wks, I had to report to hospital every 48hrs to be hooked up to machines to check that the blood flow through my placenta was okay. Basically, the worst case scenario meant that, should my blood…

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  • Rome Weekend Getaway Guide
    Travel

    24hrs in Rome – A Weekend Getaway Guide

    A WEEKEND GETAWAY GUIDE TO ROME Last month we got to do a baby-free overnighter to the wonderful City of Rome. Woo to the Hoo. We were meant to travel with friends who unfortunately had to pull out at the last minute due to their daughter being sick. Although we were disappointed, we were determined to pack in as much as we possibly could. I’m incredibly lucky that I got to live and study in this beautiful City, so I’ve seen lots of the magnificent tourist attractions before, but it’s a City I always return to and which I absolutely love. I’ve decided to pull together this quick weekend getaway…

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