Miss Patisserie

I came across the bath, body and skincare brand, Miss Patisserie* one evening as I was browsing the Boots Ireland online store. I was interested to see they produced a range of bath balls similar in…

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Clarins A/W 2017 Graphik makeup collection

You may have noticed lately that I have become quite the lover of all things Clarins. I have always been a fan of Clarins skincare but had not really delved too deep into their cosmetic…

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A wobbly few weeks

Some of you may be wondering, where the hell has Avril got to? She has been very quiet online and the blog has not been updated recently? I wish the reason for this brief absence…

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The Body Shop – a few of my favourites

The very mention of the words, ‘the body shop’ instantly conjure up images of nourishing body butters, hydrating lip balms and invigorating body washes. Each product tickling the senses with beautiful fruity scents, eye-catching packaging…

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Lyme disease – it’s not easy being green

As most of you are aware, I have been battling a debilitating illness over the past number of years. After all, this incredibly complex, multi-systemic disease and its challenging nature was the major catalyst behind…

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