The week that was Instagrammed: #3

Hey lovelies, Hope you are having a nice weekend! I missed this post last week, I was so poorly I didn’t really have any pictures to show you all. However I’m on the mend now and have been trying to keep myself entertained whilst I’ve been off work so I have a few more pictures to share with you this time. Here is my week: Weekend blog post: 5 things I have learned about blogging On Sunday I was really poorly, however Vince had a fab day in Chichester at the Great Sussex Bathtub Race. He had to build a raft…

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DIY Beauty: Homemade Banana & Oat Face Mask

Whilst tidying my kitchen this week I came across a couple of (over) ripe bananas. I hate to throw food away but I also don’t really like eating them at this stage so I decided to do something useful with them! I made a really simple but effective homemade skin cleansing face mask. This mask is really great as it’s all natural and fresh ingredients. Sometimes I wonder about all the chemicals I put onto my skin, are they really as beneficial as some natural ingredients? This mask really packs a punch when it comes to skin friendly ingredients!  Banana…

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Easy Stripes Crochet Phone Cover

Hey everyone, As I have just upgraded my phone to the Samsung Galaxy S4 it was only right to crochet it a cute little pouch to protect it. It’s much wider than the iPhone, but quite slim so this pattern was perfect as it’s adaptable to any size device. I can’t claim all the credit for this pattern as I was inspired by this tutorial on an awesome crochet and amigurumi blog –  All About Ami. I have then adapted it to my personal style with some cute pastel colour stripes. Here is how I made it: To change colour seamlessly…

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Body Shop All in one BB Cream & Brush on Radiance

Hey lovelies, Just recently I have been a little obsessed with The Body Shop, I’ve been using so many of their lovely products, and just love how they are 100% vegetarian, never tested on animals and made from the finest raw ingredients. I’ve even visited the site of the first ever Body Shop here in Brighton and been to the factory in Littlehampton. So yes, I’m a huge fan.  Anyway, combining my love for Body Shop and all things that shimmer I was excited to try a couple of products from their Shimmer, Sparkle and Shine range, which are perfect…

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My Sickness Survival Guide

Hey lovelies, If you have been reading my blog over the last couple of weeks you will have seen I’ve been a bit of a poorly bunny just recently. I’ve just been signed off work for another week, so tonight I am writing the ultimate sickness survival guide, these lovely things get me by each day and are helping me on the path to hopefully feeling better soon. If you are feeling run down, or poorly like me, here is what I recommend:   These have been a god-send – on the first day I started feeling poorly a box…

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