5 Winter Beauty Favorites You Will Love

Come the cold weather, I’m all about comfort. If you are like me, you will love these 5 Winter Beauty Favorites. All five are products I have been using for years, all of them are luxurious, and in my experience, they really work. Beauty Favorites – Skin, Eyes and Lips Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant is a gentle, rice Read More…

The Your 5 Fashion and Beauty Event

Thinking about how to update your wardrobe for fall without spending a fortune? Want to embrace the latest beauty trends without overhauling your whole makeup bag? Help is at hand! The Your 5 fashion and beauty advice event is back at The Oracle, Reading, offering five key fashion and beauty looks featuring this season’s hottest trends. Fashion and Read More…

Displaying Artwork and Paintings in Your Home

A warm welcome to Deborah Heath of Design by Deborah, who shares hints and tips for displaying artwork and paintings in your home in this guest post. In an art gallery everything is designed to enhance the enjoyment of the art on display. In the home, however, we have more than just artwork to consider. Read More…

Celebrating Your Best Anniversary Ever

As many of you know, my husband and I have been celebrating our Silver Wedding Anniversary. It really has been the best anniversary ever. My husband had to work on the actual day, but we were together in the evening. We also managed to extend our celebrations (on and off) for a whole month, with a Read More…

Beauty Tips From Urban Decay

Recently, I was invited to a makeover event to learn some beauty tips from Urban Decay. It was a great opportunity to learn more about the Urban Decay brand and to get some beauty tips from their makeup artists. We were served sparkling wine and nibbles on our arrival at House of Fraser in The Oracle in Reading as we settled in to learn Read More…