Author: Jettica

How to look after your skin in winter

Winter wreaks havoc on our skin. We’re constant subjected to temperature extremes with bitter winds outside and dry central heating in our homes and offices. A good skincare routine can help you make your way through the winter and out the other side – when we need to start worrying about fake tan and sun exposure. Here are a few of my tried and tested tips. Go easy on the heating This is easier said than done in a lot of cases but if you drop your home’s heat down just a little, your skin will thank you. If...

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The joy of a two-workout day

If you’re anything like me you probably do one workout then feel angelic, if a little achy, for the rest of the day. I often tell myself that over-exercising is bad for me and that I shouldn’t work out more than once in a day. That, of course, is an excuse that means I can skip the gym if I’ve been for a long walk. I’ve written before on how humans are always taking the easy route because that’s how we are built but it doesn’t lend itself well to those of us who want to improve our bodies....

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6 healthy slow cooker recipes for winter

While it’s still quite mild here in Norfolk, the dark evenings and foggy mornings are making me long for hearty, warming food. With my kitchen out of action for a couple of weeks while we have all new units, work tops and units installed, I’m limited to the slow cooker for my meals. There’s nothing more convenient than throwing a load of fresh ingredients in a slow cooker and just leaving it to do its thing! Here are some healthy slow cooker recipes to keep you warm this winter. Slow cooker chilli – Bon Appétit This chilli is made with...

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Gents, find your perfect jacket

There’s a wealth of information out there for women on choosing clothes for their body types but there’s not quite as much advice out there for men. That’s why I thought I’d share this infographic from Superdry. It details exactly the kinds of jacket that will fit different body types. I’m all over the pea coat for winter, it’s a great look! Brought to you by...

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OOTD: The green jacket

I recently joined brand new messaging app Huayu in London to celebrate the launch of the app. It lets you add game filters to your images so you can challenge your friends to complete a range of games and puzzles before they can see you full picture and message. I have to say, I’m hooked! What I’m wearing: Jacket – Only via Jarrold’s | Skirt – Boohoo | Boots – Dr Martens | T-shirt – Hand-painted Huayu tee | Necklace – Next I found this jacket on a shopping trip with my mum and I just had to have...

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