Love and War, Ramblings, Reflections, Uncategorized

Five things I learnt from seeing an older man 👩🏻💔👴🏽

There is something about an older man that seems attractive, maybe it goes back to those Neanderthal base instincts, the ones which say men choose women who look like they can bear children and women choose men who can protect them. Or maybe it’s the fact that you’d assume an older man to have more financial security, more worldly knowledge, a taste for culture, to be like a fine wine, more refined.


Monday Morning Blues

Monday is a testing time; the remnants of the weekend past are in the air, the memories of freedom and joy that only two days away from work can bring, still fresh. Yet the prospect of five long days blur the future weekend almost out of sight completely. As if this wasn't bad enough, this 5 day… Continue reading Monday Morning Blues

Beauty, make-up, Uncategorized

Charlotte Tilbury: Film star bronze and glow review

I had been exploring the range for about a year before I bought my first piece and this was purely because of the price point. Then a few months ago finally I took the plunge and purchased my first product. Filmstar bronze and glow, the sleek gold casing sort of, softly calls to you glinting on the counter under all those luminous lights of Selfridges. It's almost impossible to resist, and so I gave in and bought it.

Beauty, skin, Uncategorized

The perfect products to brighten dull skin

So it's January, and lets face it that is pretty depressing. The weather is cold, wet and grey and aside from the fact that it can have a dampening effect on your mood, it can also make your skin look rather dull and feel dry, something we just do not need. So here I have a few fave's from this month to help beat those January greys and help restore the get up and glow feeling.

Beauty, make-up, Uncategorized

Eyebrows: The Good, The Bad and The Bushy

When you think about it, its ridiculous the amount of trauma that that strip of hair growing on the ridge above a person’s eye socket can cause us girls. The problem with the brow is that unlike a dodgy haircut, it can't be hidden as easily. If you over pluck those babies then we are all going to see them,or… Continue reading Eyebrows: The Good, The Bad and The Bushy