Tag Archives: Top 5

Feb
13
2017

Top 5 Mums Night Off Essentials

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Mums night off essentials It’s few and far between but occasionally mums get a night off.  And what do we do with that night off? Hit the town, dance all night, drink every cocktail on the menu and take a taxi home at 6am…nope!! We chill and make the most of a quite house to actually relax for a little while. Now I might not be speaking for all mums but I’m pretty sure I’m speaking for quite a large proportion of mums when I say that. Our lives can be so hectic and busy with our little ones that when we do have a few hours to ourselves (or with our significant others) just switching off is all we really want to do

So if you have a mums night off on the cards and want some fool proof essentials to make your night off perfect here are my top 5 tips. Continue reading

Feb
2
2017

Top 5 Healthy Peach Recipes from Kanisha of Fortunate Kitchen

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Top 5 peach recipesToday I’ve got an awesome recipe guest post from the lovely Kanisha from Fortunate Kitchen, a great food blog with a ton of recipes, product reviews and helpful kitchen tips. Today she is talking all about Peaches and 5 of the best ways to cook and eat them. Yum! So over to Kanisha for her top 5 peach recipes. Continue reading

Jan
31
2017

Top 5 Mum Beauty Trends for 2017!

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beauty trends for 2017Recently the people at Ellisons asked me what I thought would be the big beauty trends for 2017…and I laughed! Now if you’d asked me that 2 years ago (even as someone who wears very little make-up) I would have easily been able to answer you as I’d have read the latest Elle, Vogue and Marie Claire magazine and I will have seen a huge ton of the catwalks from this season. Now I’m a busy mum with an active 7 month old, trying to run a blog and a photography company, I am lucky if I open a magazine let alone get to read one cover to cover like I used to. 

But it did get me thinking about the reality of beauty trends when you are a time strapped mum and I came up with a few things I think will be huge beauty trends with mums for 2017. How many of you mummies can relate! (Please note I mean this as a comic post!)  Continue reading

Jul
5
2016

Guest Post from Twinderelmo – Top 5 Kids TV Characters I Just Can’t Stand!

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Kids TV Characters

Morning all! I’m still spending some quality time with my little bean so here to hold down the fort whilst I am gone is Beth from Twinderelmo. This time she is talking all about Kids TV characters…the characters she just can’t stand! hehe! I’m lucky enough not to have been subjected to most of these so far, but sadly I know its only matter of time! So over to Beth… Continue reading

Jul
3
2016

Guest post from The Rare Welshbit – Top 5 Restaurants in Cardiff

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top 5 restaurants in cardiff Today I am putting my blog in the very capable hands of Kacie from The Rare Welshbit. Kacie is all about fabulous food, places to eat and tasty recipes. So today she is here to tell you all about her top 5 restaurants in Cardiff. I feel pretty bad saying I have only been lucky enough to eat in one of these awesome places so far, but I will be making the effort to try out some of the others when I can. So if your looking for a great restaurant in Cardiff why not try out one of these great choices. Continue reading

Jun
29
2016

Guest Post from Llio Angharad – Top 5 Welsh Businesses

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welsh businesses Today I am lucky enough to have another awesome guest blogger taking over the blog for me while I spend some quality time with little man and Jon. I very pleased to say she is also a fellow Welsh Blogger! I’d like to introduce you all to Llio Angharad who is going to tell you all about her Top 5 Welsh Businesses and why she is championing them! Continue reading

Jun
27
2016

Guest Post from Babi a Fi – Top 5 Preschool TV Shows

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preschool TV ShowsWell as you may or may not have seen our little bean finally made his appearance on the 19th June (check out his brief introduction post here if you’d like to see his handsome squidgy face!) so in preparation for his arrival I lined up a few lovely bloggers to guest post for us for a few days to give me and Jon some down time and some time to bond with the little dude. Don’t worry I will still be posting baby updates for you all to see as well, although if you want to keep up to date with us then check out our instagram page as they is most likely where I’ll be posting little snap shots of the man over the next few days/weeks. 

As with all our official blogger guest posts we gave them just 1 prompt ‘Your Top 5…’ which means they are free to tell us about their Top 5 anything, thats what makes our guest posts so much fun, they cover a huge range of topics and can be pretty cool and pretty random! hehe!

So today to kick us off I have a post from Jessica at Babi a Fi who has written a post all about her Top 5 Preschool TV Shows, and if I am totally honest I love her picks!!! Some of these are a flash back to my childhood which is brilliant and I’m hoping this little one can be swayed more towards some of these shows. So over to Jessica… Continue reading

Aug
26
2015

Guest Post from Nest & Dressed – Top 5 Fit and Flare Dresses

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2015-07-09_0001Morning all! Today I am handing the blog over to the very lovely Adele from Nest & Dressed, she is a girl after my own heart with her current favourite fashion obsession being fit and flare dresses, and you all know how much I love a good 50’s style frock. She has chosen some absolute beauts in her top 5, so keep your eyes out for the Chicwish dress because that has totally been added to my own wish list! Too perfect.

Over to Adele… Continue reading

Aug
19
2015

Guest Post from Eat Drink Cook – Top 5 Recipe Books

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top 5 recipe booksToday is another post that just might have you heading for the kitchen, but this time instead of food we are talking actual recipes. I am handing the blog over to Colette from Eat Drink Cook today and she is just a little recipe book obsessed! But if I’m honest I love a good recipe book too! Nothing like a huge host of foodie inspiration and some majorly mouth-watering photos to go with it!  Continue reading

Aug
12
2015

Guest Post from Rhian Westbury – Top 5 New Beauty Products I’ve Discovered this Summer

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New Beauty ProductsToday I am handing over the blog to Rhian from Rhian Westbury. I don’t pretend to know anything about make-up and beauty products, I am far from being a beauty blogger, but I am a girl so every now and again I do enjoy finding a new lip or testing out a new mascara. Todays blog post is about the Top 5 new beauty products Rhian has found and loved this summer. Continue reading