Month: November 2010

Smilebox offers a fun way to archive photos

Over the last 10 months I have taken thousands (and this is no exaggeration) of photographs of my baby girl. Facebook currently hosts a monstrous photographic journal of my daughter’s daily-doings. This may seem completely indulgent (and you would be correct) but Facebook is a great way of keeping Amelia’s overseas family in the loop. […]

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Semi permanent mascara

I love my mascara.  It thickens, lengthens and dresses up my eyelashes with just a single stroke.  It’s the finishing flourish to any outfit, day or night, and makes one feel presentable, even when you’re only dressed in jeans and a T-shirt. […]

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DIY Acupressure

DIY Acupressure and the tantalising phrase ‘A good night’s sleep guaranteed or your money back’ was the first thing that caught my attention.  Not that I suffer from insomnia (my broken nights are  merely a result of nocturnal visitations from my young children).  But my curiosity was piqued by this strident claim.  Then further roused […]

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Heel Smoother Pro pedicure

There’s something about the heel of the foot that resists all taming.  No matter how frequently I scrub with a pumice stone or slather on intensive body butter, my heels remain unattractively dry and cracked.  It’s not surprising I guess, given the amount of pressure our feet are under – bearing the full weight of […]

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