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Aurelia Probiotic Skincare – Miracle Cleanser review

Eep! Nearly time for a new jar! I recently spent a week away without my jar of Aurelia skincare Miracle Cleanser, which was a perfect reminder of just how much I love it. I first tried this as a sample … Continue reading

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Winter blues at COS

My neutral-loving self is loving this new shade to add to the reams of grey, navy and black in my wardrobe. cashmere hat, €39; silk bra, €39; leather clutch, €39; silk vest top, €39 – all by COS

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How much is that doggy in the doorway?

We have finally moved! Looking for a place to rent right now is not fun, to say the least. But we did it and we are now in the new house and at least partially unpacked. I like to remain … Continue reading

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The new IKEA catalogue is coming!

Do you know what tomorrow is? It was supposed to have been today, but I’m getting one more sleep of excitement before the NEW IKEA CATALOGUE drops! For me it’s the grown-up equivalent of the Toymaster catalogue dropping through the … Continue reading

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Objets – Tiger Multicoloured Whisk (№ 1 in a series)

I finally ventured into the wonder that is a Tiger store recently. If you’re not familiar with the concept, try to picture the €2 shop crossed with Ikea and you’re partway there. Their design-led products are not just good-looking; they’re … Continue reading

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The search for a new bag – the COS shopper

I’m on the hunt for a new everyday bag. It needs to be roomy enough for the usual suspects (wallet, phone, sunglasses, lipbalm) plus a few random kid-related items (nappies, raisins, muslins, toys), but not so vast that I can’t … Continue reading

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Hemsley & Hemsley Miso Carrot Soup

I’ve been meaning to make this Hemsley & Hemsley Miso Carrot Soup since first spotting the recipe a few months back and I finally got around to it last week. It was an easy way of getting through a bag … Continue reading

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