beauty. loreal paradise extatic

If I had to pick only one piece of makeup I could use for the rest of my life, it would be mascara. Aside from making you look awake, it immediately makes you look pretty as a picture! For a long time I’ve used the same mascara, and only occasionally dabbled with other options. I…

beauty. makeup revolution liquid highlighter

Gosh I love a liquid highlight. Am I the only one? There is just something so beautiful about an all cream products base, so glowy, so youthful and healthy looking…dreamy! Liquid highlights are a necessity in my eyes, and when I saw this Makeup Revolution one for £6 (NZ$12) I had to have it.These highlights come…

beauty. make up revolution stick foundation

After spending 6 glorious weeks in Europe summer, my body is officially 2 shades darker than my face. No exaggeration, it looks a bit ridiculous. Ah, what we go through to prevent premature ageing! So, I HAD to buy a new foundation. I have never tried anything from Makeup Revolution (otherwise known as simply Revolution),…

travel. must have items while travelling

When my husband and I booked our trip to Europe, we decided that we weren’t going to plan every aspect, and instead simply ‘wing it’. If you have read my recent posts on organising and packing, you might think this seems a little out of character! I actually enjoy a good adventure, but that doesn’t…

cook. clean slaw

Out of all the ‘diets’ out there, the clean eating lifestyle is the most straightforward. Basically you eat food that is not processed,  not filled with fat or sugar, and is as natural as possible. It’s nothing fancy and new, in fact it’s pretty old school, which I love. I want lunch recipes that I…