Aloha Beauties, Just a post of how this year has gone for me… January – 8 months pregnant. I wasn’t the happiest I’ve ever been. still in work. Still organising my life away. I didn’t like January much but luckily I had something more exciting to look forward to. February – best month of them… Continue reading My year in review: 2016
Aloha Beauties, Today my usually sensibly used plastic is having a mare. I had promised myself that I wouldn’t spend anything as I didn’t need anything. We all know what happens when someone thinks or says that. £200 down. To say I saved a mini fortune would be pretty accurate. I mean I probably didn’t… Continue reading Happy ‘great sales’ day…boxing day
Aloha Beauties, Christmas Eve is quickly departing and Christmas Day is but a couple of hours away. This year, considering I’ve had to physically go out and buy my own presents (men for you) I’m extremely ecstatic. Why? Because my now 10months old baby girl will be celebrating her first Christmas. It’s going to be… Continue reading Christmas Day preparations…
Aloha Beauties, The idea of this post is to help those who have little to no time to do their Christmas shopping. Those who now have to run around like a headless chicken in all of the jam packed shops to find last minute gifts. I salute you. Been there, done that! I’m going to… Continue reading Last minute Christmas gift ideas…
Aloha Beauties, Someone’s been experimenting in the kitchen again! And I am pleased to say that my experiment was a complete success! I made cupcakes with a gingerbread twist and my candycane frosting complements all flavours like you wouldn’t believe! *mouth dribbles.* Okay so the frosting is just vanilla and peppermint but it is so… Continue reading How to: Gingerbread cupcakes w/ candycane frosting
Aloha Beauties, With Christmas Day fast approaching and with it also being my daughters first Christmas, I have a lot to prepare for. As I’m using Pinterest to my hearts desire to figure out how to make Cerys’ day that much better, it’s taking me back to my childhood. It was magical, but there were… Continue reading #Top10 Things you missed as a child at Christmas.
Aloha Beauties, Another foodie post from yours truly. Today I decided to be traditional and work up a sweat in the kitchen, making a very christmasy treat. Mince pies. Some were great, some were okay and some had me saying, “well at least I tried.” To make these festive cakes I used a shop bought… Continue reading How to: MincePie Milk – best served hot or cold!
Aloha Beauties, Yeaterday I placed my weekly shop with asda. I always have great service so I always go back and reorder online. A little different this week though, I decided to add a gingerbread house kit to my basket. My shopping arrived, no problems apart from a product replacement. My gingerbread kit. Damn. Okay… Continue reading I built a gingerbread house!
Aloha beauties, I have a post coming up shortly that will show case my all time favourites. However, that’s not very Christmassy is it? So I’ve decided to post my favourite christmasy things. From favourite scent to favourite memory relating to this jolly season, it’s all here. So let’s jump straight into it… Favourite Christmas… Continue reading My favourites – Christmas edition!
Aloha Beauties, Okay, so it finally happened. I got bit by the Christmas bug and decided that now is an appropriate time to put my decorations up. Before hand I always think, I can’t be bothered for this. Now that I’ve completed the task, I am entirely in the Christmas spirit. 😍 Might even push… Continue reading Finally! Decorations are up!