September 2014

Reformer Pilates HQ

Two months ago I decided to up my exercise game with Reformer Pilates. Signing myself up to an intensive course  (three times a week) using a machine that looks like a torture device or something out of Fifty Shades of Grey can be off putting – but how wrong was I! So what is Reformer Pilates? Reformer Pilates is a machine with a series of springs with different resistance levels,

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Mrs J became a Biscuiteer!

Biscuits – who doesn’t love them? With the Mission Statement of ‘Why send flowers when you can send biscuits instead?’ what is there not to love about the Biscuiteers! Biscuiteers is the online shop of all things Biscuit.  Having launched in in 2007 after identifying a gap in the market for beautifully decorated biscuits, the brand has provided hand iced biscuits as gifts for brands and savvy biscuit lovers. In

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My Little Parisienne Box

Bonjour! A few weeks ago I go I was invited to the launch night of My Little Box UK.  To read my post click here. My Little Box is a monthly themed Box consisting of some beauty, fashion, and lifestyle surprises, along with a magazine full of advice and tips written by Bloggers.  Just last week the first box landed on my doorstep (well more like I ran after the

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Beauty Confidential

I don’t always post about beauty offers, but exceptions have to made when they are on my favorite tried and tested electrical cleansing tool – The Clarisonic!   If you don’t know what a Clarisonic is then let me break it down for you in layman’s terms.  A Clarisonic is a giant electric toothbrush for the face.  With more than 300 movements per second through a patented sonic frequency, your

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Stylist Magazine LifeLessons

It’s not often that I write a full lifestyle piece, but the Stylist magazine #LifeLessons event that I attended last week inspired me to educate and help others and also to better myself.  So whilst my thoughts and opinions may not be the same as yours or may not count, here are my thoughts on the event, and I leave you to form your own opinions. #LifeLessons was the second

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Boots – GiveItAGoDaily

We’ve all been guilty of getting stuck in a style rut at some point in our lives. Whether it be having the same haircut since we were sixteen,  keeping that fashionable item of clothing (that can only be worn as fancy dress now), or leaving the house looking like a 5 year old painted your face.  This is where Boot’s #GiveItAGoDaily can save the day.  #GiveItAGoDaily is the new initiative from boots

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Time to get Therapy!

I know what your all thinking witty title/ border line pun! Well technically I do like to refer to the art of shopping as retail therapy, however in this case there is an actual brand called Therapy.  Therapy is the stand along own brand designed in house by the House of Fraser team.  House of Fraser is a leading department store, offering quality premium  and exclusive brands along side exclusive

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My Little Box UK Launch

The French are known for their Fine Wines, Cheeses, Art and Fashion.  Now with the launch of the already Successful My Little Box in Paris. My Little Box UK is another success to add to their arm.  So before I tell you all about the launch night and the boxes, here is a bit of background on the brand! My Little Box first started in 2008 by five friends as

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Kimono your way into Autumn

As Summer starts to draw to a close and Autumn creeps upon us, we enter that vortex of unpredictable weather.  Now the men reading this will be laughing as I know that you all pretty much wear the signature t-shirt/ shirt all year around until the first few snowflakes fall.  Us ladies however feel cold pretty much all year around.  So while the T-shirt/ Tops no longer become an option

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Mrs J’s Poolside beauty essentials

Hola from sunny Spain.  For those of you readers that follow me on Instagram: @MrsJonasRecommends and Twitter: @MrsJRecommends you will know that I am currently on holiday in Catalonia, Northern Spain.  Whilst I am taking some time out from work and Blogging for a week, I just wanted to share my current Poolside beauty essentials with you all. Matt Nail Varnish from £3.99 Bright White Nails and Matt Nail Varnish have

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