I’ve Been A Bit Distracted By …New Look – 19/10/13

You can’t go wrong with New Look. Bubblegum fashion for teens with pieces which sit quite happily in the wardrobe of those of us who…

Review: Ozeri Green Earth 20 cm (8″) Textured Frying Pan

This is a really cute little frying pan from Ozeri (diameter 20 cm or 8″) which is ideal for solo portions. It is, as the name…

I’ve Been A Bit Distracted By …Emmerdale – 18/10/13

I love Emmerdale and it really bugs me that it never seems to get the recognition the soap should have in the various award ceremonies.…

Childhood Obesity & The Weighty Issue of Your Daughter’s Weight

Once, when Caitlin was just 5, she came back from school asking why her tummy was so big (it wasn’t). Apparently, she had been teased…

I’ve Been A Bit Distracted By …Sultan Turkish Delight – 17/10/13

Described by Wikipedia less than romantically as a “gel of starch and sugar”, these little Sultan’s Turkish Delight beauties are one of my favourite treats. Ideal…

Review: Harumika Style Studio by Bandai

When I was young, I used to love to pretend to be a fashion designer and my parents bought me a fashion design kit which…

Win Made in Chelsea Series 5 DVD [Region 2]

This giveaway is now closed but you can find all my current competitions on my giveaways page.  A lovely friend gave me this as a present…

I’ve Been A Bit Distracted By … Estee Lauder Blockbuster – 16/10/13

Every Christmas Estee Lauder launches a fabulous kit of make-up in a beautiful case or bag which is available at an extra cost with an…

Review: www.iChild.co.uk – F&C Saving Superstar Activities

We were asked by the people at www.iChild.co.uk, a fabulous website containing a wealth of free educational resources for children up to age 11, to explore…

I’ve Been A Bit Distracted By …Smythson – 15/10/13

Look at this lambskin beauty. 128 leaves of “gilt-edged, pale blue Featherweight paper” from iconic British brand Smythson Of Bond Street.  Smythson Panama “Make It…

Review: Sell Your House with Zevizo Properties – The Online Estate Agent

Ah,  selling your house. Potentially one of the most stressful events in modern life. The uncertainty, the expense, the sheer length of time. A quick…