• The Arconic hairbrush: Finally I can style dry my own hair!

    It’s not every day you get invited to an event that you can leave with a bag of goodies, a bouncy blow dry & prosecco! Well, this all happened at the launch night of John Gillespie’s new Arconic hair brush. John describes his Arconic curved brush as ‘a bit better’ than a paddle brush. A paddle brush is great when you want to style long straight hair & a round brush is great when someone else is doing your hair! It’s an impressive fete as the brush was designed, made & manufactured in Scotland. Well, it even sparkles in the light because of the fibreglass element. This heats the brush…

  • Gin Explorer Box: A pic n mix for adults!

    The crafty people behind the Gin Festival have created a monthly survival fix for gin enthusiasts! They selected four miniature gins, a handful of goodies & your very own Gin Explorer bottle opener to show that you’re part of the gang gang gang! I loved the packaging, it reminded me of a vintage suitcase! In hindsight, I should’ve taken a picture of all the bottles neatly arranged in the box but I was excited okay, give a gal a break!! The £25 box gives you a taste of gins from across the globe with booklets to guide you on your journey. Not too shabby of a price if you ask…

  • Magicfest Christmas Gala: The weird & the wonderful!

    Hello everyone! I hope you’ve all had a wonderful Christmas & a fantastic New Year! You may have heard of Magicfest, the annual gathering of international magicians, illusionists, acrobats, mind manipulators & monsters! Well… maybe not monsters, I made that up. But it showcases the seasoned pros of magic & upcoming stars!  My boyfriend got tickets for the events that were held in summer 2016 through his work & we were both astounded by magic, the performances & the showmanship. So when I got the chance to review the Magicfest Christmas special, I jumped at the chance! It was held in George Square Theatre in Edinburgh & featured a selection…