dogs in london

Dexter’s Day Out.

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Forgive the random pet post, but this whole dog-owning business is new to me and I feel that my steep-learning-curve-experience requires at least some minimal documenting. And yesterday was a bit of a first: travelling with a puppy into central London. I’ve never had to be responsible for anyone in central London, let alone a small [...]

Estée Lauder Limited Edition Palette

Estée Lauder Limited Edition Palette

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Before you go getting all over-excited, this palette is a Travel Retail edition which means that you can only get it at the airport! I’m posting it up because I know that lots of you travel quite frequently – and there’s nothing like killing time in the Duty Free beauty area, is there? The “Limited [...]

Jurlique Moisturising Hand Sanitiser REview

Jurlique Moisturising Hand Sanitiser

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Having  a new kitten means that I am diddling about with gross things more often. Litter tray, poop scoop, smelly cat food. (Nobody tells you just how stinky cat food is, do they?) Obviously I wash my hands after I did any of the aforementioned gross things, but I have also taken to giving my [...]


Avoiding Early Morning Flights

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 Why, why, why do we all feel the need to book flights at the most ridiculous times in the morning? Quite often I find myself getting up at 5am, 4am (even 3am!) to catch a flight. It’s inhumane, I tell you! Most of these times it’s because I’m flying to do a shoot and they [...]

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Free BlackSmith Membership!

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I can’t quite believe that Mr & Mrs Smith have made their entry-level membership FREE! I posted about BlackSmith membership ages ago – it’s one of the best loyalty schemes going. Even if you don’t ever end up booking a hotel room through them, Mr & Mrs Smith will give you all kinds of discounts [...]

Inside the Model's Hotel Bathroom…

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I’d like to make it clear that this is not my bathroom, just in case you didn’t read the title properly. This is the bathroom of my room at the Radisson Blu in Birmingham, where I have been staying whilst presenting shows at Style Birmingham. If this was my bathroom, there would no doubt be [...]