Venison Chapali

Khyber Croydon: Restaurant Review

I’d never regarded Croydon as the go to for Indian cuisine however over the Bank Holiday me and my sister were invited to Khyber, a long established Indian restaurant founded by the Khalique family in 1978. We arrived on a Sunday evening and were immediately impressed by the crisp, clean and modern décor and the […]

BAM Kara Taxi

Brow Arch March

Yesterday Kara Tointon led a March of ‘Arch Angels’ through London to help raise vital funds and awareness for women who are challenged by the visible side effects of cancer treatment. It’s all part of Brow Arch March, an initiative launched by Benefit Cosmetics, Look Good Feel Better and Debenhams. Throughout the month of March, […]

Beatrix New York Juju iPad Case

Beatrix New York iPad Case Review

When Boo isn’t jet setting across Europe she still makes time for her fair share of mini breaks – be they to Grandma’s or escaping to the country oh and there’s also the fairly frequent hospital getaways. Ok so despite what Boo would like us to believe she isn’t a Hollywood starlet who clicks her […]

Tabata

Gym Class Hero with Lycra and Leggings

You’ve all read about #operationyummymummy – in fact they’re some of your favourite posts, with most of the focus being on running. However after the British 10K last July I’ve been suffering on and off (although mostly on) with a heel injury which just won’t go. My first love has always been running but I’ve […]

Little Selfie

Boo and the Selfie

If you’d asked me ten years ago what a selfie was I’d of probably giggled (forgive me I was a teenager) and said it sounded like something a boy did! Fast forward a decade and we all know what it is, heck I even posed for one with my Mum yesterday as we tested out […]

The ones that didn't make it

Tesco Magazine February 2014: Mama scrubs up well

The february issue of Tesco Magazine hit stores this week and guess who’s in it… yep little old me. I appear in a feature of both readers and celebrities as we talk about the moment that made us grow up. For me it’s without doubt when Boo was born prematurely – I won’t go too […]

Braun Skin Spa

Mummy Me Time with Braun Skin Spa

Back in December I was lucky enough to be invited to the Mummy Me Time event hosted by Braun at The Soho Hotel to celebrate the launch of the new Braun Skin Spa. Braun Beauty therapist Nathalie Eleni was also there to answer any questions we had and treat us to a manis and pedis […]

Shrek The Musical

Shrek The Musical DVD Review

The good thing about Winter is the long evenings that were made for family movie time; Boo loves singing along and dancing (I’m often her unwilling dancing assistant!) so when the opportunity came to see what we thought of Shrek the Musical on dvd I was excited to see how Boo would take to a […]

Ovo Energy

New Year’s resolution: slash your energy bills!

At the end of 2013 many of the UK’s leading energy providers hiked their energy prices by up to 10%. This was an extremely unwelcome move for many households, leading to spiralling costs just as winter arrived. With prices at an all-time high, the New Year is a great time to look at your electricity […]

John Lewis Dress Up

Christmas Shopping: Online Vs Hitting The Shops

Ok I’ll admit it, I’m feeling rather smug – apart from a handful of presents I’ve pretty much done all my Christmas shopping. Apart from the odd last minute stocking filler that’s caught my eye, Boo’s been done for over a month now. I’m really organized when it comes to birthdays and Christmas as past […]

The Little White Company A/W 13

The Little White Company – A/W 13

Way back at the beginning of Autumn me and Boo went along to The Little White Company store on Marylebone High Street for an exclusive Blogger evening of shopping and biscuits for the little ones. Boo loved playing with all the toys on offer and looking at all the ‘pretty, fluffy clothes’ – loving her […]