Colourful playtimes with My Little Pony | V. I. BUYS {SP}

At this time of year when I was young I loved nothing better than getting home from school, getting into my pyjamas and playing with my toys – I was a child of the late seventies/early eighties so would have had whatever was the hot toy at the time. One toy I remember having was a My Little Pony. Although, unlike some of my friends I only ever had one and I think it was blue and pink one. Unfortunately,… View Post

New York Fashion week inspo: beauty icons | V. I. BUYS

If you’re really only just getting your head round the Autumn/Winter trends for 2017  – then you may need to make some space in your mind – and eventually your wardrobes – for what’s coming next season? As fashion moves fast and its time for New York Fashion Week – where the Spring/Summer 2018 trends are making us wish away winter and for summer ’18 to hurry up. Whatever has caught your eye FORGET about that for now as in… View Post

20 Kids party etiquette tips for throwing a successful birthday bash | V. I. BIRTHDAY

  I was warned about the constant party invites that would start coming through as Miss M started pre-school – and no doubt with many, many more to come now she has started school. The hundred or so that we have been to over the last few years – OK, maybe not a hundred but it sure feels like that when they take over every weekend. One thing’s for sure none of the parties have been the same –  well… View Post

Back to School essentials for… mum | V. I. BUYS

I am officially about to become a school mum. As Miss Marnie starts school in September. I feel like I have been avoiding and planning for this day for a long time. And, from the moment I had to fill in the school application forms time has sped up and now we are days away from saying goodbye to pre-school and hello the school life. I feel like I am on top of the uniform, forms and general school admin… View Post

Last minute back to school shopping with Debenhams | V. I. BUYS

Kids back to school next week? or, like us starting school? I can’t believe I am now writing back to school posts as it’s actually happening to us rather than just in my shopping round-ups. Most of Miss Marnie’s uniform I have picked up from the school shop – as it worked out the easiest and cheapest way to get the school logo items and colours. But, if you’re looking for those last-minute back to school items – coast, back… View Post