Sun, Sand & Septicaemia! (part one)

Well that was NOT part of the plan when my family and I decided to go on a dream family holiday to Mauritius! My husband and I worked, saved and planned for months. We were so excited to finally be going and once there, it was as close to paradise as I could have hoped. We [...]

My Hero Product

My current Hero Product is ESPA's Optimum Skin ProSerum.  It is truly remarkable.  On its website ESPA describe this product as, Revitalising nourishment for naturally beautiful skin Optimal Skin ProSerum combines the exceptional nourishment of a Treatment Oil with the active benefits of multiple plant extracts to deliver naturally beautiful skin. Enriched with nourishing Omega [...]

Hartwell House Hotel and Aromatherapy Associates – Anti-Bucket List 2015 Update

One of the best things about putting 'visiting Spa's' on my Anti-Bucket List is getting to do one of my favourite things…. visit spa's! Last weekend I had the complete joy of visiting a new spa near Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, at Hartwell House Hotel with my lovely friend L.J. Ross. The old manor house has been turned [...]

#100ActiveDays – Days 50 to 59

Days 50 to 59 - Theme Parks in Florida Straight off this might not sound like an #100ActiveDays activity, but let me tell you... it is THE most exhausting holiday you can imagine.  Totally amazing don't get me wrong, but also totally active.  I wish I had worn a pedometer although without I know that [...]

#100ActiveDays – Day 45

I have been horribly ill again!  I know it is the time of year and the kids bring home all sorts of bugs, that combined with an immune system that is still a little weak is never going to end well but still, slightly annoying and it's not doing anything to assist me in my [...]

#100ActiveDays – Day 40

We were out and about making the most of the dry (albeit incredibly windy) weather this weekend and making the most of being near the beach. I love where I live but if I could change something about it, I would move it to a shoreline, I just love the beach and (probably weirdly), especially [...]

#100ActiveDays – Day 39

These boots are made for walking! A wonderful day walking today with all the family around a national park, full of deer, lakes and beauty.  Am hoping to do more than walking soon but if you are walking…. this is worth visiting!! Just check out these pics...