Gijon Holidays

10 Things to do in Gijon, Northern Spain

I’m from Gijón, the biggest town in Asturias.  Its a trendy coastal city, relatively unknown outside Spain  with a great night life and plenty of things to do and see.  I thought I’d share with you my top 10 things to do in Gijón:

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I’m a finalist in the BiBs 2019 awards

A couple of weeks ago I received a very exciting email letting me know that I’m a finalist in the Lifestyle category of the Britmums BiBs 2019 awards. Britmums is the UK’s largest network of bloggers and influencers and more than 50,000 votes were cast across the 16 different categories which makes being a finalist even more exciting.

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ARK Skincare, my favourite products

Now that I’m in my late 40’s, I’m keen to try new beauty products specific to my skin’s needs.  Pigmentation and lines are my main concern.  Of course I know there is no miracle cure, but I know I can prevent these issues with the right skin routine. I’ve been using ARK Skincare products for a couple of months now…

Summer holidays & blog nominations | My weekly round up

Hello! How are you? I can’t believe the school holidays are nearly over. September always feels a bit like a new year, back to school and back to work after some time off. I worked from home today, which I guess it’s a good way to easy myself back into my routine after 2 weeks off.  The boys are back…

Curly girl method before and after | My two year update

I can’t believe it’s been two years since I discovered the Curly Girl Method.  For so many years I struggled with my curly hair, tried endless products unsuccessfully, and never found any that helped with my frizz or improved my hair’s condition. I’m still amazed that until a couple of years ago I’ve never heard of the Curly Girl Method…