Cornish organic beauty brands & the ones you need now | V. I. BEAUTY

When we went on our Cornish family holiday earlier this year – which you can read about here – I thought it would be a good opportunity to try some local organic beauty products. Cornwall is home to some of the most innovative and exciting organic beauty products in Britain. Made with local naturally sourced ingredients, natural extracts from plants and herbs and other ecologically responsible ingredients. Now, I love a beautifully packaged, luxury beauty product as much as the next person…

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Welcome to #mamamondays… Korres Greek beauty, Little Lulubel party shop & Ozark

Welcome to  #mamamondays.  Here I try to include anything that is making us happy – and hopefully you too – even though it’s a Monday. And, I have to say it really is making me try to make the most of this often ‘depressing’ day It has been anything from what we’re doing or planning to what we’re eating, watching or reading. I’ve even included items I’m lusting after or buying and anything else that has been inspiring me to…

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My 10 Holiday must-haves & the #MarkWarnerMum Family Ambassador Programme | V. I. BUSY BEES

I think I was about 9 or 10 when I first went abroad on holiday in the mid-eighties. My dad and step-mum had told my step-brother and I we were going fishing in Devon or some such. Anyway, as you can I imagine we weren’t very excited and when my mum packed my case full of sun-dresses (I remember especially these 2 polka-dot jersey dresses which I loved – anyway I digress!) And, I was like any moody pre-teen grumbling ‘I…

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V. I. BUYS: Which mum are you? A gift guide for the modern mother who needs…SLEEP #part 6

When you become a mum there are a few things that get your through the day and night – and they can become your lifeline too. Playing on those ‘mum cliches’ I have complied a series of Christmas gift guides that I’ll be sharing over the next few weeks centred around these little treats – but with a difference!

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V. I. BUYS: Why you should meet and make friends with Elvie – a ‘personal’ trainer **Plus Giveaway**

Firstly, I’m going to confess for me to write about something so personal means it had to be something worth shouting about. As here on my blog I don’t share anything I wouldn’t buy, use or give as a gift myself. Be that fashion, interiors or beauty – or, the latest product that every women needs. And, that’s where Elvie steps in. Who or what is Elvie –I hear you ask? Well that’s exactly what I wondered when they asked…

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