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Docteur Renaud’s Carrot Radiance

Docteur Renaud’s Carrot Radiance

It’s been a while since I last tried a Docteur Renaud’s product but recently I have been obsessed with the Carrot Radiance Range. I’ve been using the day cream, night cream and face scrub for a couple of weeks and can report that it is officially my new favourite skincare range! Carrot is supposed to add luminosity…

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The Quality of Silence by Rosamund Lupton

The Quality of Silence by Rosamund Lupton

“On 24th November, Yasmin and her deaf daughter Ruby arrived in Alaska. Within hours they were driving alone across a frozen wilderness Where nothing grows Where no one lives Where tears freeze And night will last for another 54 days. They are looking for Ruby’s father. Travelling deeper into a silent land. They still cannot…

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The Tea Planter’s Wife by Dinah Jefferies

The Tea Planter’s Wife by Dinah Jefferies

“Nineteen-year-old Gwendolyn Hooper is newly married to a rich and charming widower, eager to join him on his tea plantation, determined to be the perfect wife and mother. But life in Ceylon is not what Gwen expected. The plantation workers are resentful, the neighbours treacherous. And there are clues to the past – a dusty…

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The Three Chimneys

The Three Chimneys

During our recent trip to Skye, we decided to splash out on an extravagant meal at The Three Chimneys. The restaurant boasts a Michelin star and has held 3 AA rosettes for the past 16 years. The food is sourced locally from the nearby land, lochs and sea and the restaurant is famed for its…

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On the Rocks Santorini

On the Rocks Santorini

We have recently returned from an idyllic week at On the Rocks in Santorini. The cave hotel is built into the dramatic cliffs at Imerovigli, overlooking the stunning blue waters of the caldera. What with it being a cave hotel, I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect – would the room be dark and dingy?…

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I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh

I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh

“A tragic accident. It all happened so quickly. She couldn’t have prevented it. Could she? In a split second, Jenna Gray’s world descends into a nightmare. Her only hope of moving on is to walk away from everything she knows to start afresh. Desperate to escape, Jenna moves to a remote cottage on the Welsh…

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Crash & Burn by Lisa Gardner

Crash & Burn by Lisa Gardner

Nicky wakes up in her crumpled car at the bottom of a ravine, in the dead of night and in the pouring rain. She has no idea how she got there and all she can think is that she has to save Vero. But where is Vero? I will admit that it did take me…

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Ugly Young Thing

Ugly Young Thing

Ugly Young Thing is a mystery/thriller by Jennifer Jaynes. It’s about 16 year old Allie whose mum and brother both suffered from mental illness. After their deaths, she moves into a foster home where she begins to worry that she may end up suffering the same fate… This book is a real page-turner! I read…

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Botanicals Beautiful Hands Serum

Botanicals Beautiful Hands Serum

The Beautiful Hands Anti Aging Serum from Botanicals is a real treat to use. I am a little bit addicted to hand cream so was extremely excited when this serum arrived at through the door! The first thing I love about the serum is the packaging. The little bottle with the pipette is just so…

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Pink Parcel

Pink Parcel

Pink Parcel is a beauty box subscription with a bit of a difference. The idea is that it arrives a day or so before your period is due and, as well as containing beauty products for you to try out, it also has tampons and some extra treats to get you through your period. The…

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