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…

Vintage Cleaning Solutions – Bicarbonate of Soda

For the last few years, I have been trying and testing the good old fashion go to’s following using a heavily chemical product on my oven, which completely stripped it of its coating. Especially now with a baby these overpriced products with strong odours are not suitable for everyday life. My first testing in my…

The Spring Tide Food Festival

Hosted by the National Trust the Spring Tide Food Festival is situated on Hive beach. Although small it has all the best local food producers from wheat flour to chilli salt, from seaweed sausages to homemade gin. It certainly had variety. This is the perfect family day out for Foodies. It is a family-friendly festival…

Good Old Fashioned Natural Cleaning Solutions – My How To

It has been a while since I have written at all about one of my favourite pastimes – All things Vintage and although I finding old beauties in charity shops, vintage fairs and vintage stores. I love the simple techniques used once upon a time. Not only are they cheap, effective but some all natural…

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…

Review – Waitrose Pure Hair Care Range

Can we just take a moment to talk about how amazing these products are! Having struggled through pregnancy with the changes to my hair, I was getting more and more frustrated. I tried all sorts to get rid of the greasy locks and dry ends, from expensive organic to medicated shampoo, nothing was shifting it….