Ella in England….suggestions please!

Next month we’ll be off to London for 3 weeks. We’ve got quite the history with London – Hubby was born and brought up there and I lived there from 2000-2008. We enjoyed being in…

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What’s for Dinner, Derm Update and Cream Blush love!

Lots of random bits to today’s post! I’ll start with some dinner dishes from this past week. I made one of my favourite pasta dishes recently – the Barefoot Contessa’s Linguine with Shrimp Scampi. My…

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Fall Shopping

I did some fall shopping this weekend. First on my list was skinny jeans – when the weather turns cold, there is nothing more comfortable than skinny jeans worn with warm boots. I took advantage…

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My Favourite Magazine (lots of scanned pics)

In my teens I was OBSESSED with fashion magazines – nothing would make me happier than poring over Mademoiselle, Seventeen and Vogue. In my twenties I lived in the UK, and enjoyed reading Heat, New…

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Giving myself an allowance

I’m in charge of the bank accounts and finances in our household. I am not an excessive spender by any means – we live firmly within our budget and also save money for our family’s…

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