AD | Gifted item Being a busy parent means that I run around after Erin all the time. We are a non-driving family and this can mean walking a lot on any average day. That might be taking Erin to and from school, it might be doing a weekly food shop and it might be going on a long walk along our local canal. I need shoes that will get me through the day without aches, pains or blisters from new shoes rubbing. I’ve tried so many different kinds of shoes over the years but nothing has been just right.
AD | Collaborative post Now that we’re in the middle of July it’s time to make the most of the nice weather and work on summer wardrobes! Personally, being a busy parent, I like to be prepared for most things and I also like to be super comfortable. I need to be able to run around after a 4 year old and to not feel restricted in my clothes. I’ve put together a few ideas for things that I would wear this summer, all coming from J5 Fashion, a website selling wholesale clothing. They are a Wholesale Men’s and Women’s Clothing
AD | Collaborative post It can be so easy to get carried away in stores or online when it comes to buying clothes! Unfortunately, this tends to only lead to having loads of items to return once you come to your senses and discover they were not quite what you wanted. That is why it is a much more sensible idea to opt for a few key pieces of quality instead. You can even read about the most essential items that every lady should have in her wardrobe below. A silk scarf OK, so it doesn’t have to be silk.
AD | Collaborative post Let’s start with the very basics, because let’s face it – fashion terminology can get quite complicated! You might have heard several reasons for the maxi dress being the stalwart of plus-sized styling, but what makes a maxi dress, a maxi dress? The simple explanation is this: if a mini dress is really short, a maxi dress is really long! Typically, maxis go all the way down to the floor, and should lightly touch your feet when you’re standing up straight. The maxi dresses of the new season are available in many designs and styles to
AD | Gifted This year we have a few different trips away booked and a few of them are to places with swimming pools. We have a trip to Center Parcs next week, Haven the week after and then another Haven trip and Butlins later on in the year. When we go to these kinds of places swimming is one of Erin’s favourite activities and she tends to want to go at least once a day. I do already have a fantastic swimsuit from UK Swimwear that I got a couple of years ago and while it’s still going strong,
AD | Gifted items Being a larger lady and someone with a bigger bust means bra shopping can be a nightmare. A lot of shops don’t stock the size I need and traipsing around for hours trying to find something just isn’t fun. The options either seem to be really boring or for people a lot older than me. Trying to find something stylish but that also fits seemed to be nearly impossible. A website that was introduced to me at the end of last year was Tutti Rouge, a company who offers bras for the fuller bust! I was
AD | Collaborative post Over the Christmas period there are so many opportunities to wear some festive clothing. Whether you have the work Christmas party to attend or maybe you’re going out for lunch with friends but whatever the occasion, there is always a reason to buy something new to wear. The cost of this can really add up though and no one wants to spend a fortune on top of the presents they need to buy. So, today I’m sharing some tips on how to do festive fashion on a budget. Party clothes December is the time when work
AD | Gifted Summer might have come to an end but there are some things I’m not willing to give up just yet. One of those things are my sunglasses! There are still some days where it’s quite warm and the sun gets really bright, especially when I’m walking across the park on the way to taking Erin to and from nursery. I hate having to squint so I always have a pair of sunglasses in my bag or in the pocket of the pushchair. John and I both needed new sunglasses this year and we found some wonderful designs