February has come around so quickly, which means it’s almost Valentines Day! I haven’t made any special plans for the day yet, but the week after me and Liam have planned to spend the weekend in London. Presents for Valentines Day don’t have to be big and fancy, it’s the thought that counts, and it’s nice to have gifts that you can share between you and enjoy together. So here are some of my favourite Valentines gift ideas… Flower delivery is…

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Until the 14th February, House of Fraser will be hosting an exclusive Estée Lauder gift with purchase offer, which is available online and in stores. The gift is free with two or more Estée Lauder purchases, with one to be skincare or foundation.  The gift set includes 7 different make up and skincare items: Perfectly Clean Cleanser (30ml) Advanced Night Repair (7ml) Advanced Night Repair Eye Gel (5ml)  Pure Color Eye Shadow Quad Pure Color Lipstick (full size) Sumptuous Extreme Mascara…

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On the last day of our short break to the cottage near Stratford upon Avon, we took a short drive to The Cotswolds. We drove through some gorgeous little villages, but the final destination was Bourton on the Water, which is a little village in Gloucestershire. I used to visit it when I was little with my parents, and I remember we used to visit the little miniature village and I used to play in the river in the summer.  Obviously…

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Liam came back from his first Army deployment on New Years Eve and I excitedly drove down to Gatwick airport to pick him up in preparation for our week ahead. We spent New Years Eve celebrating in Milton Keynes city centre and had a lovely steak dinner at Cafe Rouge and then went out to a few bars. The next day we drove to a little village called Charlecote near to Stratford Upon Avon, as we had booked a short break…

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It’s been a week since my last blog post which is possibly my longest blog break ever! I usually try to get posts up every few days but I’ve been crazy busy lately with starting my new job and Christmas etc. And best of all, Liam came home from being in Africa for 3 months on New Years Eve, and we had an amazing week away in a cosy cottage with just the two of us. So I’ve not been online…

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I hope everyone has had an amazing couple of days with their friends and family for Christmas! Unfortunately I have to work this weekend (boo hoo) but then I’m off for 5 days from Thursday and am going to a private cottage we’ve rented near Stratford Upon Avon. Me and Liam are going to have our own mini Christmas day as he’s been working away, which means more roasts, cheese boards, and lots of wine. Also we will have our own…

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