May, 2008

Haircut from hell. Sort of.

“Just a quick trim,” I said to the hairdresser, as I nervously eased myself into the torture chair this morning. Well, we all know the kind of luck I normally have with haircuts, and that’s no luck at all, basically….

Review | Lacura Concealor/Highlighter pen

(A guest review by Norma of Keeping it Realtor) My daughter introduced me to YSL Touche Eclat. Honestly, if somebody shouted "fire" she’d grab the Touche Eclat and her mascara and then head for the door. I had never tried…

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When typos attack…

Now, I know people who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones, but I had to smile when I found this “wide waste belt” on the New Look website today. I think they mean “waist belt”, but hey, it could just…

The type of email I don’t answer…

Received this morning: Hello, I have been in the XXXXXXXXXX field for about 10years now and is working on my second book, XXXXXXXXXXXX If you need someone to blogs sometimes for Doll Face, please contact me. Thanks & Smles I…

Review | Schick Quattro disposable razor

I have to admit, the first time I used the Schick Quattro, I thought I’d made a mistake and left the plastic protective cover on the blades. (Yes, that’s totally the kind of thing I would do…) This is a…

Their Parents Must Be So Proud

Today Terry and I didn’t have time to go to the gym, so I decided to do my bit for the ol’ waistline by going out for a run around the streets of the neighbourhood. Within ten minutes of leaving…

Beauty Secrets

This beauty meme has been doing the rounds on the web recently, and even although no one tagged me (Sob! No one loves me!) I thought I’d do it anyway, as a kind of snapshot of my current beauty loves……

Review | Crystal Light vitamin enhanced drinks

We all know how good water is for your skin, body and general sense of wellbeing. Here’s the thing, though: I don’t like drinking water. Not on its own, anyway. And it’s not that I dislike it – I mean,…

How We’re Living

So, it turns out we COULD actually fit more kitchen stuff into the living room after all: Kitchen sink: not even visible under all that MESS. The rest of the kitchen stuff was delivered yesterday. The things in the picture…