Top 10 Products For Sensitive Skin

We have all heard the phrase sensitive skin and there are many beauty products on the market specifically designed for sensitive skin. But what does it actually mean to have sensitive skin: Our skin barrier should keep things that irritate the skin way, acting like a shield. For this to work our skin must contain the correct amount of moisture. Our skin is exposed to … Continue reading Top 10 Products For Sensitive Skin

Behind the brand… Badger Balm

You can’t not love Badger Balm. It all started in ‘Badger’ Bill Whyte’s kitchen and now, despite its popularity, the family owned brand is still true to its natural, organic ingredients and loving ethos. Pass us the Badger Balm – we’re sold. ‘Badger’ Bill Whyte In 1994 ‘Badger’ Bill Whyte owned a small contracting business. During the hard winters, many of the carpenters developed severe … Continue reading Behind the brand… Badger Balm

Little beauties for little beauties

My 2 year old daughter has the most amazing eyelashes. Sadly she doesn’t get them from me so I’m having to hold back my desire to play with hers and test out all the fabulous mascaras we sell. Not that I’m into children wearing makeup. Beauty pageants like make me want to scream and already I can’t bear the thought of my little girl growing … Continue reading Little beauties for little beauties

Why natural skincare is a must for you and your baby

Guest post by Jennifer Gledhill, co-founder of Boo Boo. When we launched our Boo Boo skincare range, my friend Corinna and I had just had our second children. I was tearing my hair out because I couldn’t find a natural nappy cream that really worked. As a former beauty writer, I knew all about effective skincare ingredients and what I did and did not want … Continue reading Why natural skincare is a must for you and your baby

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

As I write this, there are only 63 days 10 hours 58 minutes and 32 seconds until Christmas! (Yes. I am one of those people who gets excited in October.) I have a big family which seems to keep growing and this year I have 22 people to buy for! So for 2012 I am going to be one of those people who I always envy … Continue reading It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

Ruby & Ed Slippers

A problem with which other dog owners can sympathise – and certainly one that causes daily problems in our household – involves our 5-year-old working cocker spaniel, Indie. True to her retrieving breed, Indie loves nothing better than searching out the perfect object to carry around the house, and to her this means slippers. She does not discriminate. Any slipper will do! In fact, since … Continue reading Ruby & Ed Slippers