The skincare edit: Caring for your skin as a mum 

When we’re pregnant, our skin goes through amazing stages to compete with those crazy hormones and can sometimes take its toll on our skin. And then our gorgeous bundle of joy arrives and yet more craziness happens. Trying to cope with little sleep, and up and down diet, feeling stressed and getting used to a…

My postpartum make up routine is pretty much non existent 

Since just before I had Emily putting on make up was a bit of a chore, I wanted to put it on to make me feel better but most of the time I just couldn’t be arsed. After Emily arrived, the ‘couldn’t be arsed’ bit has upgraded to ‘can’t be f*cked.’ Honestly I don’t have…

Looking good goes out the window when you become a mum 

19 days ago I became a mother. 19 days ago I sat in a hospital beaming with pride at the gorgeous little cherub that we brought into the world. We created her and she’s simply divine. That day I didn’t care what I looked like, I mean I had pooped in front of my midwife,…

Daily make up routine makes me feel good about myself 

Back in the day I never used to be bothered about wearing make up. If I wore it great, but if I didn’t, I wasn’t bothered, I’d just be lazy and shove on my glasses in the hope that the frames would take the glare of ugly away from my face. But when I moved…