Sustainable Changes in the Bathroom

As we started our journey on living sustainably, the first place to make changes was the bathroom. It seemed the easiest place to start, and I thought it would be, but I was so surprised with how much we used in the bathroom that was unsustainable. If I am honest, it was mainly a lot…

Healthy Spinach Soup

Recently I have been taking part in a Social Mums Instagram challenge, one being the topic of ‘Self Care’ This for me was three important ways I make sure I have some Self Care whilst looking after my terror tot. Bathroom Time – Rare and not for long but nevertheless essential My Homemade Spinach Soup…

Heavenly​ ​Holistics

As a new mother, (well a year in) time for pampering is not fully on the agenda, for the first time I am not having a monthly eyebrow appointment or that relaxing treat at the end of the month. About 4 months into motherhood I was struck with agony down one side and then it…

Cotswold Lavender Farm at Snowshill

One of my favourite smells has always been lavender, I have always used oils, and products with 100% pure lavender in. I could not be without it when I am stressed or tired, it is known as having a calming and restoring effect. I have always planted Lavender by my front door for luck, growing up I always…

Keeping Well this Winter with my Top 5 from Neals Yard Remedies

As the viruses and bugs circulate during winter it is really important to keep well. I have already suffered a cold this autumn and nothing cures it like herbal remedies. A few years ago when coming down with a dreaded cold a few times because I worked in a highly air-conditioned building, I decided to…

Humble Brush

I am just giving a small shout out Blog Post to the Humble Brush a bamboo toothbrush designed in Sweden. This toothbrush is made out of 100% biodegradable bamboo, as the fastest growing plant on our planet, it is naturally antibacterial so during the farming of the plant, there is no need to use nasty…

The Benefits of Hanging Eucalyptus in your Shower

As summer draws to an end and autumn approaches we can start to lose our energy as the darker mornings set in. Eucalyptus is just the thing you need, I picked up a few stems from my local florist around the corner from my house for £3 not only is it affordable but it lasts…

How to fix a broken nail

Don’t you hate it when your nails are the perfect length and then you catch a corner of the nail. I normally cut all my nails off if this happens and it’s always my thumb nails that suffer. About a month ago Mr N showed me a video that popped up on his news feed….

Pregnancy – First Trimester worries & fears 

When we announced that we were expecting our first child, people instantly suggested I blogged about my pregnancy experience. I instantly turned my nose up because I give credit to all the much more experienced mummy bloggers out there who are fantastic. Finally, after years of trying and been told I was unable to be…