I don’t know about you but I personally am unable to leave the house without having applied adequate amounts of makeup and having brushed my hair through thoroughly. It’s not that I’m a Beauty Queen or vain in any which way, it’s more that I’d rather not risk scaring the public whilst out and about.

For the same reasons I have yet to leave the house without having doused myself in deodorant and having spritzed myself with at least six squirts of one of the following perfumes. I tend to separate the perfumes according to price and stick to the cheaper options whilst going about my day-to-day life, nights out are another matter!… Read more from this post

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What is beauty? They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder but I beg to differ… Beauty isn’t a slim body, straight teeth, perfect hair or glistening eyes, it’s far deeper than that.

Despite feeling broken, despite feeling far from worthy beauty may surface without you even realising. Beauty may be seen through acts of kindness, compassion, empathy, care, friendship or the ultimate – love.

I once believed that ‘love’ was a thing of fairy tales, a fictional feeling if you will. I had only ever really experienced ‘need’ and whilst I had toyed with the idea of ‘love’ looking back I never really knew what love was until I was in my twenties. … Read more from this post

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Ever since being a teenager I’ve suffered with bad skin and despite using countless products all of which lay claim to containing the miracle cure for issues such as ache, spots, greasy skin, dry skin, eczema and god knows what else, nothing seems to have worked for me.

I have given up trying in all honesty, there’s very little point in wasting money on what lets face it, is a lost cause! Thankfully my husband is a very understanding man,  and whether my face may shine with grease, have the odd spot here or there it doesn’t seem to matter these days so much as he loves me for who I am on the inside and we are very happily married.… Read more from this post

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