3 Cool Christmas Gifts Made From Rubbish Removal Boxes

Cardboard boxes rescued from rubbish removal bins can be turned into wonderful...

Sk:n Clinic featuring the HydraFacial

A few weeks ago I was invited to visit the new Sk:n Clinic on Lavender Hill, Clapham,...

GeorgeSS18 press day

Currently Latin much is all the rage on the airwaves and its influence has made its...

On being unfaithful: I’ve been dating hubby while the kids are at school

As the children get older is actually trickier to have couples time. We are a close...

Skinade: better skin from within

I’ve always know that good skincare starts from the inside, with a healthy diet. Over...

On maturing, living and learning

Last weekend I celebrated my 44th birthday. When I was a child I thought 40 was old. I...
Sk:n Clinic featuring the HydraFacial

Sk:n Clinic featuring the HydraFacial

A few weeks ago I was invited to visit the new Sk:n Clinic on Lavender Hill, Clapham, London. I can’t tell you how excited I was to visit. I was curious to know what’s new in the industry.  I was not disappointed. Sk:n Clinic is on the money with...

GeorgeSS18 press day

GeorgeSS18 press day

Currently Latin much is all the rage on the airwaves and its influence has made its way into fashion. I’m very excited by all the vibrant colours, patterns and shapes that will be gracing the shop floors. for 2018. Best of all finally the high street is...

On maturing, living and learning

On maturing, living and learning

Last weekend I celebrated my 44th birthday. When I was a child I thought 40 was old. I was willing to die at age 56 dunno. Why 56? I guess in my little head that age seemed ancient. Now I’m half through my 40’s I know there is so much more I need to do and...

F&F Spring/Summer 2018 Press Day

F&F Spring/Summer 2018 Press Day

SS18 is looking bright! I know winter is just setting in but I can hardly wait for Spring!! Oh the sunshine and fashion will be breath-taking. I had the pleasure of attending F&F’s SS18 press day and let me tell you ladies of every shape and size they got...

Where I am now: as a blogger

Where I am now: as a blogger

I often write about my children’s milestones but I’ve written on for myself over the years.  Recently, I’ve been looking at my blog, thinking about moving forward as a freelance writer and professional blogger. It got me to thinking about where I’ve come from. When I...

Kidtropolis: the fun place

Kidtropolis: the fun place

During October half-term week, The Tiger Tales was booked to visit Kidtropolis.  Then, Hubby and Angelo fell ill. In the end Valentina and I went together. If you didn’t know, Kidtropolis is an annual kids show held at London Excel. At the event there were...

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Hi, I am Maria, a Trinidad-born Surrey based SAHM, blogger and aspiring published children’s book writer. I moved to England in 2001. My career history has spanned from the Library Service to Further Education. I write about expat parenting, mixed heritage family life, food, beauty and more. The way to my heart is a Trini Dalpuri Chicken Roti.

 

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