My name is Dani and I am a perfume addict. I’ve always been obsessed with smells. They say scent is the biggest trigger to memories in your brain. I know when I get a whiff of certain things they take me back to times in my childhood, like the smell of black cherry pipe smoke … Continue reading My Top Five Perfumes
I, like many other bloggers out there, like to set goals. The company I worked with up until recently had a very aggressive but effective goal orientated atmosphere. Every January the MD would give a speech to the group of companies about the importance of setting goals, achieving your goals and how to plan them. … Continue reading Setting Goals and Sticking To Them
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Today is a busy day of writing and scheduling, updating and designing and finally sorting out my Bloglovin' link. Click below to add SoNotLuxe to your Bloglovin' roll! Follow my blog with Bloglovin I used to be so good with this tech stuff but you turn around for ten minutes and it changes on you … Continue reading Sorting out my Bloglovin’
I cannot believe we are into May already. This year is going by like crazy and I feel like I'm having to sprint to keep up. Every month I'll bring you a selection of things I've been loving this month. Some are old, some are new, some are rediscoveries and some will be more than … Continue reading April 2016 Favourites
(Or how to "borrow" your baby's stuff to make you look less dragged through a hedge) So you’ve had a baby! Congratulations. I bet everybody told you that pregnancy would make you glow and staring into your adoring baby’s eyes will make you feel a million pounds. Sort of true, but when you’ve had two … Continue reading Mum’s Beauty Hacks
Or "Why being in a group that can be a little bit like school, and a touch judgemental has saved my sanity and probably made me a better parent." Being a parent is hard. We knew it when we signed up for it but we still did it anyway. Becoming a parent is like taking … Continue reading Online Mum Groups
I am currently sat in my daughter's bedroom. It is 3am Friday morning and she is currently gnawing some sort of multicoloured key set. I am very, very tired. I knew babies were notorious for not sleeping but according to *them*(disembodied collection of nonsense that I've gleaned from cereal packets and suchlike) it's not meant … Continue reading Beauty sleep? Pah!
I am not a glamorous person. I have always wanted to BE a glamorous person. I've ATTEMPTED to be a glamorous person. It's never quite panned out that way. I've got drawers full of cosmetics, have watched hours of YouTube make up tutorials, I know my pomade from my primer. Nowadays though it's still not really happening. … Continue reading I will never be a “Yummy Mummy”