Archive / January, 2017

On Beauty: It’s Okay.

It’s okay to use face wipes. It’s okay not shave your armpits. They are yours to do with as you wish. It’s okay to use the same mascara until it runs out and ignore the ‘use by’ guidelines.  It’s okay to squeeze your spots (with clean hands, mind).  It’s okay to like how you look […]

Estee Lauder Wake Up Balm: The All-Round One-Step Face-Fixer

Yes, Estee Lauder Revitalizing Supreme + Global Anti-Aging Wake Up Balm, you have permission to get aboard my face. And stay there. I have to admit I was sceptical about you (you’re not a makeup product – how much “waking up” can you truly perform on my child-scaring morning visage?) but you’ve properly saved my complexion on dozens of different occasions and are […]

Shirley Loves Boux

BOUX AVENUE Lisbon bikini top | BOUX AVENUE Lisbon bikini briefs Hello my loves! Welcome back to my blog. Every time I pay a visit to Boux Avenue, I’m greeted with such lovely and helpful staff and I usually end up spending a good hour or so perusing their rails for gorgeous swimwear, nightwear and lingerie. I recently […]

Christmas Tittle Tattle

See what I did there? Christmas Tittle Tattle! It’s Christmas, but it’s also a Sunday, so I’ve done a little combo title. Utter genius. I hope that you’re all having a wonderful day already, whether you celebrate Christmas or not – I’m writing this in advance, for obvious reasons, and am no doubt at this moment […]