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Supercharge your soak!

Supercharge your soak!

Posted on April 24, 2015 in BEAUTY with 0 Comments

Baths.  We love them. The perfect anti-dote to a hectic life.  Alone time when you can think, read a magazine or good book. And they’re a brilliant time to beautify and rejuvenate with masks, scrubs, mood boosting oils or feel good foam. So here’s how to maximize feel good tub time.  1)  Create the right […]

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2015 Beauty Saboteurs (& how to counteract them!)

2015 Beauty Saboteurs (& how to counteract them!)

Posted on April 16, 2015 in BEAUTY with 0 Comments

Every decade throws up its own skin challenges, from the open fire induced chilblains of the 50’s, to the sun damage of the 80’s package holiday boom. But in 2015 it’s the online onslaught that’s the biggest threat to your looks. Tech Neck What is it? The Telegraph defines this as the exaggerated crease in […]

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Are you suffering from trans-seasonal skin?

Are you suffering from trans-seasonal skin?

Posted on March 27, 2015 in BEAUTY with 0 Comments

There’s lots of fashion advice dedicated to trans-seasonal dressing – how to navigate the sudden change in temperatures that require a bobble hat in the morning and a t-shirt in the afternoon.  Annoyingly there’s less written about skin.  But we all know the redness, irritation, shininess and dryness that can come with a fluctuating weather. […]

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Wellbeing

Spring Resolutions

Spring Resolutions

Posted on March 30, 2015 in WELLBEING with 0 Comments

You’ve just gained an hour of daylight! Why not use it to kick-start a new exercise regime. 1)  Get an exercise buddy. A study shows you are more likely to commit to exercise, and more likely to push yourself harder, if you are with your mates. 2)  Take advantage of light mornings. Kate Hudson recently […]

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5 ways to live longer and healthier

5 ways to live longer and healthier

Posted on January 27, 2015 in WELLBEING with 1 Comment

We’re proud to support the Wellbeing Of Women charity, which is dedicated to improving the health of women and babies across the UK since 1964.   Here are their healthy living tips for an illness free life. 1) Go With Your Gut. Get to know your own body and if your instincts tell you something is […]

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How to avoid a cold this Winter

How to avoid a cold this Winter

Posted on January 19, 2015 in WELLBEING with 1 Comment

According to the NHS the average adult gets two to four colds per year, they last about a week and are more frequent in winter months. Dull. Here’s how to avoid a cold & stave off the sniffles… 1) Drink Lots Of Water. According to Men’s Health magazine the mucous membranes that line the upper […]

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Me

April Loves from our Mummy Blogger

April Loves from our Mummy Blogger

Posted on April 27, 2015 in ME with 0 Comments

    I hope you all had a lovely Easter break, and the sun shone for you as it did for us. We were so fortunate this year with the weather for the school holidays, and all of us at Little Wood have had a little taste now of what is to come as we […]

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Lemon & Honey Soufflé Recipe

Lemon & Honey Soufflé Recipe

Posted on April 23, 2015 in ME with 0 Comments

Lemon & Honey Soufflé Recipe By Tess Ward Soufflé is often thought of as tricky to make, but there is a knack to it. All you have to do is make sure you beat the egg whites properly before folding them into the sweet yolk and honey batter, for a light and fluffy result every […]

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Lime & Mint Mojito Sorbet Recipe

Lime & Mint Mojito Sorbet Recipe

Posted on April 22, 2015 in ME with 0 Comments

Lime & Mint Mojito Sorbet Recipe by Tess Ward Serves 6 Ingredients: ⁃ 350g Unrefined Cane or Demerara Sugar ⁃ 10 Limes (at least 5 unwaxed) ⁃ 4 Lemons ⁃ A small handful mint Method: 1. Put 250g sugar into a pan with 400ml hot water and place over the hob. Stir the mixture until […]

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Try It Tuesday

Try it Tuesday…DIY Hair Styler

Try it Tuesday…DIY Hair Styler

Posted on April 28, 2015 in TRY IT TUESDAY with 0 Comments

Tuesday 28th April DIY Hair Styler… Make like the A-list hair stylists and create your own salt spray.  Combine table salt and water in a pump bottle and you’ll be able to encourage surfer waves.       Related PostsLime & Mint Mojito Sorbet RecipeTry it Tuesday…Reverse Washing2015 Beauty Saboteurs (& how to counteract them!)

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Try it Tuesday…Skin Superfoods

Try it Tuesday…Skin Superfoods

Posted on April 21, 2015 in TRY IT TUESDAY with 0 Comments

Tuesday 21st April Skin Superfoods… “To keep skin looking great I recommend eating things like coconut, flax seeds, berries, blueberries.” - Tess Ward, The Yes Chef       Related PostsSkin boosting superfoodsMeet Tess Ward ‘The Yes Chef’ – Q & AThe health foods making you gain weight

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Try it Tuesday…Cool off quickly

Try it Tuesday…Cool off quickly

Posted on April 14, 2015 in TRY IT TUESDAY with 0 Comments

Tuesday 14th April Cool off quickly… “If I need to cool down quickly, I put an ice cube behind my ear.” – Tess Ward, The Yes Chef       Related PostsMeet Tess Ward ‘The Yes Chef’ – Q & ASummer Sleep TipsTry it Tuesday….Feeling flushed?

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Try it Tuesday…DIY Hair Styler

Tuesday 28th April DIY Hair Styler… Make like the A-list hair stylists and create your own salt spray.  Combine table salt and water in a pump bottle and you’ll be able to encourage surfer waves.       Related PostsLime & Mint Mojito Sorbet RecipeTry it Tuesday…Reverse Washing2015 Beauty Saboteurs (& how to counteract them!)

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April Loves from our Mummy Blogger

April Loves from our Mummy Blogger

Posted on April 27, 2015 in ME with 0 Comments

    I hope you all had a lovely Easter break, and the sun shone for you as it did for us. We were so fortunate this year with the weather for the school holidays, and all of us at Little Wood have had a little taste now of what is to come as we […]

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Supercharge your soak!

Supercharge your soak!

Posted on April 24, 2015 in BEAUTY with 0 Comments

Baths.  We love them. The perfect anti-dote to a hectic life.  Alone time when you can think, read a magazine or good book. And they’re a brilliant time to beautify and rejuvenate with masks, scrubs, mood boosting oils or feel good foam. So here’s how to maximize feel good tub time.  1)  Create the right […]

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Lemon & Honey Soufflé Recipe

Lemon & Honey Soufflé Recipe

Posted on April 23, 2015 in ME with 0 Comments

Lemon & Honey Soufflé Recipe By Tess Ward Soufflé is often thought of as tricky to make, but there is a knack to it. All you have to do is make sure you beat the egg whites properly before folding them into the sweet yolk and honey batter, for a light and fluffy result every […]

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Lime & Mint Mojito Sorbet Recipe

Lime & Mint Mojito Sorbet Recipe

Posted on April 22, 2015 in ME with 0 Comments

Lime & Mint Mojito Sorbet Recipe by Tess Ward Serves 6 Ingredients: ⁃ 350g Unrefined Cane or Demerara Sugar ⁃ 10 Limes (at least 5 unwaxed) ⁃ 4 Lemons ⁃ A small handful mint Method: 1. Put 250g sugar into a pan with 400ml hot water and place over the hob. Stir the mixture until […]

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