Liz Earle Eucalyptus and Rosemary Candle

If I could I would have candles everywhere. I could reel off many reasons why I love candles but I shall save you from that. First and foremost there are thousands of candles out there all of varying price ranges. I will be the first to say that there would be no way that I would pay some of those extortionate prices, at the end of the day it is still a candle. Some of the best candles I have had have been ridiculously good value (enter Bliss and Bling) and I see no need in forking out.  Natural blend of…

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World Book Day 2018: My Book List

Today is World Book Day! What does World Book Day mean to you? For me I always remember dressing up at school in a makeshift outfit and then excitingly going to Waterstones and spending my £1.00 book token. Instilling reading at a young age is so important, I know without this I probably wouldn’t be too fussed about books, however instead I love nothing more than curling up under a fleecy throw and entering the world written on the pages before me. Today’s post I thought I would pick some of my favourite books that I have read. Now they…

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The Almost Lush Halloween and Christmas Blogger Event

Almost two weeks ago marked the launch of the always anticipated Lush Halloween and Christmas offerings. With my face on and the excitement levels high, off I went to the South East Bloggers Circle Event however we were sadly met with the fact that the event at Lush in Basingstoke was cancelled due to a store flood. These things cannot be helped, however we did get a window of opportunity to peruse all things new, take some pictures and as a token sorry I got to take home a bottle of Snow Fairy (LOVE).  A Lush store is a bit like…

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A Spot of Afternoon Tea Anyone?

Scones. Check. Crustless Finger Sandwiches. Check. Delicate Pastries. Check. It can only mean one thing….. Afternoon Tea. A time where you can get together around a smorgasbord of delectable delights, sip on tea (pinkies at the ready) and or champagne if you are feeling in the mood for a tipple. As far as themed weeks go Afternoon Tea week has got to be up there on the favourite list.  Monday marked the start of this quintessentially British week and here are some Afternoon Tea ideas for you. Prepare yourself because who knew there were so many varieties, it’s not just about…

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Getting Summer Back with Echo Falls Frosé Cocktails*

Okay we have had storms, wind, rain, and it has left us wondering where that sunshine has gone to. Frankly I am refusing to believe that our summer weather is over. You may have caught a glimpse of my must have summer cocktail post and I am keeping that spirit alive today with Echo Falls Frosé Cocktails*. Frosé, what is this you speak of? Well alongside their new label overhaul, Echo Falls have created some delicious frozen rosé aka. Frosé cocktail recipes to quench our thirst for Summer. Partnering with Clotilde Lataille, one of London’s expert Mixologists, there are 3 recipes…

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