10 Christmas gift ideas for girls 2017 #HideTheBags

As a Mum to two girls, this post is for anyone seeking a little bit of gifting inspiration for the little girls in their life – grandchildren, nieces, goddaughters, step -daughters, or even your own little fierce ones if you are lacking in inspiration.  more “10 Christmas gift ideas for girls 2017 #HideTheBags”

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#HideTheBags; Autumn Supermarket Sweep

There is something about the change of season which makes your soul sing and your ability to resist a bargain go down the drain.Jumpers, jeans, boots. Dresses with tights, mustard tones and a new pair of kicks…I didn’t stand a chance on the weekly food shop really did I? The folk who introduced Mum clobber to the supermarket aisles really was onto a winner, and I have to say, this last month I’ve been unable to resist. more “#HideTheBags; Autumn Supermarket Sweep”

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BUY BUY BUY, SELL SELL SELL; The second hand pushchair market

With our youngest daughter heading towards her third birthday you’d think the days of buying pushchairs was far behind us.

WRONG. more “BUY BUY BUY, SELL SELL SELL; The second hand pushchair market”

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#HideTheBags; Surf T Shirts by SALTROCK

Defining your style isn’t really a clear cut task is it? Like most women, my fashion sense presents in varying personas depending on the occasion, the weather and my mood, but can generally be categorised into the following brackets. more “#HideTheBags; Surf T Shirts by SALTROCK”

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#HideTheBags; Summer staples with @JDWFashion

It’s official, it’s the last half term before the end of the school year, I’ve broken out a new bottle of sun cream, and yogurt has been replaced by ice cream as an after dinner standard. SUMMER has arrived.  more “#HideTheBags; Summer staples with @JDWFashion”

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#HideTheBags; Happy valentines day to me

Self love. It’s a big thing right now isn’t it? We’ve all read about positive body image, mindfulness, celebrating ourselves as Mothers, and as Women. Learning to love yourself, it’s the greatest love of all. So, if this is true what better time to love yourself than Valentine’s day. more “#HideTheBags; Happy valentines day to me”

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#HideTheBags: Christmas gifts for those hard to buy for fellas

It’s the same every single Christmas. Kids gifts are sorted in one 10 minute session online, and Mums, sisters, aunties I could shop for all day long. But when it comes to the men in my life (by that, please be assured I have only one MAN but three ‘Dads’, several brothers, uncles and brother in laws) I struggle every single time. more “#HideTheBags: Christmas gifts for those hard to buy for fellas”

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#HideTheBags: Summer Sale jumpsuit wishlist

The best thing about the end of summer sales is definitely grabbing some bargains to pop away in the wardrobe, ready to fulfill their summer destiny when the weather picks up next year. You might just get some Indian Summer days to give them a little outing, but the reality is the jeans & boots season is fast approaching. I mean, who can resist a major bargain – this time of year is just way too tempting for a recovering shopper like me.  more “#HideTheBags: Summer Sale jumpsuit wishlist”

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#HideTheBags: Summer beauty product splurge

I wasn’t consciously setting out this past month to revamp my make-up bag. It just kind of happened. Ooops. With a combination of Birthday gifts, a little spending money and vouchers  in cards, plus the irresistible lure of Duty free shopping on holiday, and some not-to-be-missed bargains I can of course forgive myself for falling off the #HideTheBags wagon. more “#HideTheBags: Summer beauty product splurge”

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#Hidethebags: House of Fraser Spring wish list

There hasn’t been much bag hiding going on so far this year. The indulgence and spending of Christmas, and a busy few months have meant I have had to learn a bit of self-constraint when it comes to naughty impulse buys. more “#Hidethebags: House of Fraser Spring wish list”

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