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4 Halloween D.I.Ys To Try

I picked these little pumpkins up from ASDA, but you could easily glitter up a pumpkin decoration you already have. 

I absolutely love Halloween, however some times the shops can bring out the same old decorations every year. Everyone has there own way of doing Halloween, if you like tacky, creepy, scare, silly or glam the choice is yours. This year I've seen a lot more people going glam this year, so I though I would share some how to that I'm going to trying this year. Think gold, think pastels and Halloween can become a pretty cute and stylish affair. These videos featured a whole bunch of inspiration, and most of all they won't break the bank. I think it's better to have decorations your going to bring out each year, then a bunch of stuff that your going to buy use once and throw away. So maybe give the decorations from last year a little love. 

Christmas With | Paperchase

I know, I know it's a bit early for the 'C' word already, and I love nothing more then Halloween. I  just couldn't wait any longer to share the Paperchase  Christmas press day. I mean there were rainbow Christmas trees, and you know how I feel about rainbows. Also if your like me I like to buy my things in advance and put them away so by the time Christmas rolls around I'm not rushing around and stressed. I think it can really kill the whole festive vibe. So the press day was incredible and honestly I'd probably have to start selling organs, to afford everything on my list. Also I don't have room for everything, but I will be picking up some new bits for my colourful tree this year.

5 YouTube Channels To Follow This Month| October

There's nothing I like better than to get five minutes peace to myself. As much as I love my two boys, sometimes mummy needs to switch her brain off and take a little time to make a tea, grab some nail polish and settle down to a You Tube session to get some inspiration. Those of you that know me, know I love a bit of everything. I'm always looking to try out a new D.I.Y, beauty look and get some style inspo.  

We Need To Talk About Instagram

Okay so let's be honest no one wants to write about this, every time I hear myself moan about it I cringe a little because on the grand scale of things it doesn't matter. But then I start to think about the time lost, and it doesn't seem a lot at first. But then you start to think about the amount of shots you took, maybe a flat lay you set up or perhaps hours spent on a cool makeup look. And it's hard not to feel robbed. So what's the issue I hear you cry. Well someone at Instagram had the wonderful idea of mixing up the order of our feeds. Imagine doing that on any other platform, and I'm pretty sure it would have gone out of business already. You log onto Facebook to see what your friends have been up too, only to see posts from a year ago when you lived together or worse just the same four posts for three weeks. It's confusing, it's frustrating and to be honest it's putting us off. 

So why do we use it. 

Back To School- Unicorn Style

So I left it as long as I could, but we all know that it's back to school next week. I have mix feelings as Logan (my youngest) starts year one, and Corben goes into year three. I know they can't stay babies, and that they need to progress and grow but do they have to do it so quickly. They are all set with back to school stuff, Logan has his cheeky monkey bag, both and drawing pads and Corben has his banana backpack, bottle and pencil case filled to the brim.

So what about me, as a mum I think while I love my quirky bags, sometimes they just aren't practical. Sadly my rainbow backpack has seen better days. What this mama needed was some unicorn goodness. Perfect for doing the school run, picking up some shopping and being able to take out what I need - My crochet, books, makeup etc.. that jazzed up any outfit. If your unicorn  mad then Paperchase got you. 

How To Shop For 90s/00s Brands On EBay

Some of the 90s vintage pieces I've picked up on eBay

I've had a ton of you asking how I manage to bag such cool pieces off EBay. So I thought I would put together a cool kind of how to on hunting down 90s/00s brands and things you should actively do. In order to fill your wardrobe with awesomeness that didn't cost you an arm and a leg. This is exactly what I do, and how I've managed to build a cool collect of pieces when shopping on EBay. As I was a teen in the 90s and a hoarder I kept a lot of my things, but there were pieces that back then I couldn't afford so I love hunting down things. I should probably be over the 90s, and I'm sure there are people who would say I'm 'too old' to be wearing this stuff. I'm 34, and I'll wear what I bloody well like thank you.

So here's the 411