Beauty and Style

  • Getting ready to go on holiday

    Getting ready to go on holiday

    The hope – Gliding through the airport looking rather cool and dapper. The kids are impeccably behaved, you are confident that your passports, tickets and money are in an orderly fashion in your hand luggage and you’re ready to wave off your cases (in the hope you reunite the other end of course). Now where’s the departure lounge –

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    How to bag a charity shop bargain

    How to bag a charity shop bargain

    For years charity shops suffered the kind of reputation that meant many people wouldn’t be seen dead in one, never mind admit to wearing something they’d found there. But these days it’s positively chic to dress yourself in charity shop finds – and the bigger the bargain the better! But bagging a great bargain can

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    Sun care for babies and children

    Sun care for babies and children

    Summer is finally with us and with it we’ll hopefully see lots of sunshine. It’s great to spend time outdoors when the weather’s nice and to do so healthily means taking care of our skin. Babies and children’s skin is particularly sensitive and so needs extra protection against the sun’s harmful rays. Why do kids

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    Clothing to help save the planet

    Clothing to help save the planet

    How green are the clothes you wear? Chances are, like me, you’ve never really thought about it. But did you know that collectively we humans demand a whopping 80 billion on new garments each year from the clothing industry. So what, you may say. What’s the big deal? Why Green Fashion Matters Check out these

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    How To Find Your Passion

    How To Find Your Passion

    Discovering what you love to do most can have a breathtaking effect on your life. Society and the culture we live in place a whole bunch of expectations on us, which most of us simply absorb and strive to live up to. A good job, a nice home, a successful relationship, a family – these

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    Frugal living tips

    Frugal living tips

    Maybe you’re trying to save for a magical holiday, pay off some debts, are spending more than you earn or are looking to build up some savings. Or maybe you’re just tight with money. Whatever your reasons for trying to save some cash, frugal living can definitely help. Like everything else in life, you get

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