Blog

Spring

Spring


She turned to the sunlight

And shook her yellow head,

And whispered to her neighbour:

"Winter is dead.”

 (A.A. Milne)

Read more →


Lightning Chicken Recipe

Chelsea Winter Cooking Lightning Chicken Recipes


If you have read my recent This and That blog post or follow me on Instagram you will know that I have set myself a weekly 'cook a new recipe' challenge.

One of my lovely ex-mothers-in-law, don't judge but I have had a few, suggested I try Chelsea Winter's Lightning Chicken as it is quick, easy and delicious.  She was right on all counts.

So without further ado, here is the recipe!

Lightning Chicken...

Read more →


La Roche-Posay® Effaclar Skincare Review

beautyreview.co.nz. product review La Roche-Posay skin care

I recently reviewed La Roche-Posay® Effaclar Foaming Gel and La Roche-Posay® Effaclar Duo Plus for beautyreview.co.nz.

Both products from this skincare range impressed me and if you have oily or blemish-prone skin they will impress you as well.

The cleanser, La Roche-Posay® Effaclar Foaming Gel comes in a generous 200ml tube. The packaging is simple, giving the product a 'dermatological' feel,...

Read more →


This and That...

beautyreview.co.nz. Pixi by Petra Book Depository Chelsea Winter Daily Diary DreamPuffBakes Poppy Love Book Club Schitt's Creek teacherlife The Cowboy The Princess this and that

recently.

HOME
Life is quiet on the home front. I'm not a winter person, I hate the cold and tend to become bear-like, not the grouchy bear kind but the hibernating bear kind! In saying that, I do love my winter clothes much more than my summer clothes. I'm all about, jeans, jackets and boots. While hibernating at home, I have been doing lots of cleaning, sorting, organising and rearranging, all due...

Read more →


A TO DO about Lists and Notebooks.

Journals Notebooks Organisation TO DO lists


I was making a mental TO DO list the other day of what to put in my backpack because I was getting ready to go for a walk to my local cafe. I like to walk, get a coffee, maybe a cake or slice for a treat and work on projects such as this blog.

My list was frankly ridiculous, there was my tablet and Bluetooth keyboard, diary, red ideas notebook, maybe my journal, definitely my phone, money, hat,...

Read more →