TRY NOT TO LAUGH

Okay everyone, it’s International Day Of Happiness as I have already pointed out in my earlier post, so here is a small round up of my guaranteed smilers… you are destined to leave this post in a few minutes slightly happier than you were before… CATS DOGS AUTOCORRECTS WARNING. Some of these contain offensive (unintentional of course)…

ATTENTION BRIDES TO BE!

If you are getting married anytime in the near future, or know someone who is, then chances are you are deeply entrenched in a whole world of wedding organisation and are eating, sleeping and dreaming everything WEDDING! So, listen up, you need to be getting yourselves involved in WEDDING Q’s LIVE! Wedding Qs is a LIVE…

SWEETPEA & ROSE GIVEAWAY

Today our Ladies At Work article is close to my heart indeed. The beautiful lady providing the inspiration this time, is a friend of mine Rachael Cameron. Whilst we have never met, I have watched Rachel grow as a mum, a woman and now a small (and utterly adorable) business owner. Rachael and I met (virtually)…

YOUR MONDAY SURVIVAL GUIDE

YOUR MONDAY MORNING SURVIVAL GUIDE I don’t believe I am alone in feeling existential angst every Monday as my alarm goes off? Otherwise known as THE FEAR….? If you are like me and find yourself questioning your ability to handle life every Monday then here is a quick and easy survival guide. Sharing is caring, spread…

EMBROIDERY IS BACK!

It is literally everywhere! Embroidered denim especially seems to be huge on the high street this season. Takes me back I have to say…I had some ace embroidered jeans and a jacket back in my day but I committed the carinal sin of wearing top and bottom to match. Will I be wearing it again?…

SUPERMUM GIVEAWAY

Ladies, we have a winner of our ‘Make Your mum A Star‘ competition and a new Mother’s Day giveaway too! The winner has been contacted but shall remain a secret until the article is published on Mother’s Day! Thanks to all who entered, I so enjoyed reading about your amazing Mums! Enter our new Mother’s…

WORLD BOOK DAY PARADE

    STICK MAN GANGSTA GRANNY WHERE’S WALLY CAT IN THE HAT & FANTASTIC MR FOX MOG ELMER HARRY POTTER WILLY WONKA MINION BEAUTY & THE BEAST MARY POPPINS & THE NAUGHTIEST SCHOOL GIRL 101 DALMATIONS WHAT THE LADYBIRD HEARD MATILDA   RENT A BRIDESMAID THE BOOK FAIRY THE FIRE WITHIN   JOIN IN THE…

IT’S OKAY…

A simple yet effective practice which I plan to share with you all regularly in the hope that you join in with me and spread the feel-good ‘we are all perfectly imperfect Super/Wonder Women vibe’. Thanks to the fabulous Airing My Dirty Laundry for the inspo! Nobody is doing it all on a daily basis…

WONDER WOMAN WINNER

Well, we have another Wonder Woman Winner amongst you ladies. Drumroll please…..   EMMA SMITH! You have won the Wonder Woman Pants & Mug Gift Set! THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO ENTERED….THE WINNER HAS BEEN CONTACTED. Congrats also to our previous winner of the amazing WW Havainas, Brenda Melaniphy, thanks for sharing your photo with us.…

SKIING WITH KIDS

From a woman who was adamant she would never venture out onto the pistes with toddlers or kids in tow, I am now a total family ski convert and cannot get enough! I had nightmarish visions of me sweating in snow gear whilst dragging screaming kids behind me plus a hundred pairs of skis/helmets etc., amidst…

HOW VAIN ARE YOU?

I was chatting with a friend this morning and something in my brain clicked – monumentally so! It was literally like a light being switched on in a part of my mind and I swear I could feel my soul breathing a sigh of relief and saying ‘Thank Goodness for that – about time too!’ As…

#SMEAR FOR SMEAR!

There is nothing more important than raising awareness for silent killers like Cervical Cancer – did you know that this is Cervical Cancer Awareness Week? (Jan 22nd-28th). Did you also know that there is a campaign going around (remember the make-up free selfies?) to highlight this cause? The Smear for a Smear campaign asks that we…

THE ART OF GRATITUDE…

Have you heard this saying before? It’s something that’s becoming increasingly popular as the spotlight of humanity turns a little more towards Mental Health, and quite rightly so. It’s unfortunately evermore present on the news; tales of teenagers who have barely begun to live but feel they can’t go on a minute more and the shock…

Ladies At Work: The Matchmaker

Who wouldn’t want a career in matchmaking?! Bringing people together and being instrumental in their pursuit of happiness must feel good right? Annabel Hannam is 47, happily married with 2 daughters (20 and 16) and after working with one of the country’s leading matchmaking companies decided to launch INTRO. As part of our ongoing Ladies…

WE ARE ALL WONDER WOMEN

OK ladies – I set this site up initially because I am surrounded by amazing women;  women who pull off mammoth jam-packed days that would curl most men’s hair. Mums, career-women, students, sloggers, grafters, carers, entrepreneurs, business-women, chefs, crafters, creators, life-givers, faithful friends – sometimes all rolled into one! It never fails to amaze me…