Author: Metropolitan Mum

Wear it pink!

The beautiful ladies at AVON have come up with a gorgeous idea to raise money for Breakthrough Breast Cancer – a Breast Cancer Crusade Baking Set, complete with pink ribbon and heart shaped cutters and six silicone cupcake cases. The set costs £5, of which £1.25 is donated directly to Breakthrough Breast Cancer. All the […]

In love with Liz Earle Sheer Skin Tint

The younger you are, the better basis your skin offers to apply foundation. However, being young and dewy by nature, your skin doesn’t really need foundation. The older you get, the more you crave a little cover up. At the same time, makeup and older skin don’t always work that well together. If you choose […]

To breed or not to breed

Some time ago, I wrote a post about how, with the birth of my first and so far only child, any broodiness had left this weary body of mine completely. And despite about a million people telling me so, the longing, yearning, all-consuming desire to reproduce has not set back in. There is, however, a […]

House hunting horrors Vol. I

It was only meant as a joke on twitter last night, but due to surprisingly popular demand, I am from now on going to share the most ridiculous  properties on the London market with you. Be it for their decor, the general state they are in (damp, mice and bugs included) or the overpowering bullshit […]