Korean Essence – The Extra Skincare Step You Didn’t Know You Needed

You may remember last year I set myself a huge challenge not to spend more than £20 for the entire year on toiletries.  I’m pleased to announced my mission was successful!  Amazingly I had enough skincare and body products to…

View Post

Let There Be Light

Light has always interested me.  As a former registered Dispensing Optician I’m more than aware of the impact has on our daily lives as well as what a sophisticated piece of equipment the human eye is when it comes to…

John Adams Chocolate Lolly Maker Review

Children love chocolate (fact).  Sometimes I wish they didn’t love it quite as much as they do, but every now and then I think it’s nice to have as a treat.  For part of my daughter Brooke’s Christmas presents Santa…

2017 Comping Stats – My Yearly Review

I can’t believe it’s been a whole year since I wrote my last comping review.  Here we go with this year’s post with lots of statistics and lovely pie charts.  In 2017 I won a total of 224 prizes worth…

What I Won – Check Out My December 2017 …

It’s the start of another month, which means yet another review of another month of comping!   For those of you that are new to the blog I’m a comper.  You can read more about my comping and why I do…

Glam & Geeky Mum: The top 10 posts of 2017

I can’t quite believe 2017 is almost over.  Part of this year went so slowly (i.e the entire 4 months that Harper was in plaster cast from her armpits to both her ankles), but once her cast was off the…

Joining The Galactic Academy

As both fans of Star Wars and ComicCon it’s also only natural that as a family we’re also fans of cosplay.  Husband is at the start of a project to build his own Storm trooper armour that he can wear…