DIY Pumpkin Flower Arrangement

DIY Pumpkin Flower Arrangement

With autumn very much underway and Halloween now over, what better way to use up those pumpkins (or pick up some cheapies) than to pop some flowers in the top! This DIY Pumpkin Flower Arrangement tutorial creates a beautiful autumnal decoration for your home, which will last longer by utilising this method. You can, of course, use any type of flowers or foliage so get creative and design your own.

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The Calorie Club

The Calorie Club Updated Products Review

If you follow my blog, you may know that I previously reviewed a food diary. This particular food diary was created by a company called The Calorie Club. I had, at the time, been Instagramming my Slimming World journey and had discovered, the Slimming World Community. The community was talking a lot about food diaries, and new diaries, with pretty and inspiring front covers, were all the rage. To find out more, check out my YouTube video:

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Understanding our stress reactions

Happiness is… Understanding our stress reactions

As we have previously discussed, stress is an inevitable part of our lives. Key to moving through these times and staying happy is to find ways to effectively manage the negative stress that we experience. For me, the first step is to understand ourselves and recognise where and how we are. So today I am going to talk about my own experience in the hope that you may find this relatable, or as things to keep an eye on as a preventative measure.

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Orange Sun & Sepia Inspired Primark Eyes

Orange Sun & Sepia Inspired Primark Eyes

So, who experienced the strange sepia world last week? With a Saharan desert dust cloud whipped up and wafted our way, we experienced a dark, dusky sepia day which turned the sun into an orange ball of flame! With such beautiful, if eerie, colours affecting our skies, I felt inspired to use the scheme as a base for a makeup look. So, here are my Orange Sun & Sepia Inspired Primark Eyes:

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Slimming World friendly Low FODMAP

Slimming World Friendly Low FODMAP Shopping

In preparation for some future recipe videos, I recently went shopping for Slimming World friendly Low FODMAP ingredients. These ingredients are also Slimming World friendly and so, I thought I would show you what I bought. Not only do I understand how tricky it can be to get to grips with low FODMAP, I also appreciate the need for ideas for shopping and recipes. So, I thought I would do my bit to help.

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