Finding natural beauty products is HARD. Trying to avoid every company that test on animals or contain animal products or nasty chemicals is a real struggle. I recently shared a graphic which highlighted just some of the cosmetics companies that test on animals or are not considered ‘ethical’ towards animals and I have been making… Read More My Top 5 All Natural Beauty Products
I have such a love/hate relationship with cooking. Sometimes, I could spend all day in there making something amazing and other times I want to eat a potato waffle sandwich. I am a bit of a maverick and pretty terrible at following recipes without meddling, I chuck all sorts in thinking it will improve it… Read More Vegan Recipe Boxes: A Mindful Chef Review
Cheese might be the thing I miss the most you know. Bacon is a close second, but cheese is just in all of my favourite meals and it is the thing I have found the hardest to give up. It is also the thing I have had the least luck finding a tasty substitute for…until… Read More Trying Vegan Cheese
In my quest to leave a more toxin free life (excluding wine… no one’s perfect) I am switching up all of the things I usually buy for things that are more sustainable/natural. One thing in my home that I use quite a lot, but never really thought about before is candles. I don’t know about… Read More Soy Candles VS Paraffin Candles
Veganism, sustainability… it’s all a big learning curve for my family and I, but we’re trying our best. If you caught my earlier post on sustainable living, I talked about how switching to Ecotricity could make a massive impact to the planet with such little effort from you, today I want to talk about another… Read More Cleaning Cupboard Staples – sustainable, vegan friendly essentials.
I have spoken before about how leather seems to by synonymous with quality and durability. It is almost a right of passage to head off to get your first pair of leather shoes as a kid, you wouldn’t be seen dead in anything other than leather shoes at an interview (bit ironic that something died so you… Read More Let’s talk about vegan leather.
Before our first ever Center Parcs holiday back in March, I found myself Googling things like Bluestone or Center Parcs? We went to Center Parcs at the start of March and have just got back from a long weekend in Bluestone Wales so I thought I would write a review and comparison whilst everything is… Read More Bluestone or Center Parcs?
I mentioned before our horrific bout of hand, foot and mouth didn’t I, well the weekend we realised what it was, was also the weekend we had tickets to go and see Disney on Ice 100 years of Magic! Typical right. We were so excited to take Isabelle to see it, she is a massive… Read More A Disney on Ice Review, Kind of.
I have spent the last two years of this parenting gig laying some serious Disney loving foundations. It may have been a little young and possibly not quite Disney’s target age range but as soon as Baby TV had got too much and was making my ears bleed we began to watch the movies, sing… Read More What is the ‘right’ age for Disney?
Last week, Isabelle and I drove to Warwick Castle and stayed over in one of the Knights Village lodges. First off let me just say, WOW. It was so much more than I expected. The drive there was traumatic, purely because I am a pretty terrible driver who usually avoid motorways and not only did… Read More The Knights Village at Warwick Castle