Month: July 2016

Ask me anything… with fashion blogger Alexandra Moore

Meet Alexandra Moore, she’s a qualified personal stylist with over 4 years’ experience and a real passion for helping women rediscover their style.  Since having her son back in 2014, Alex has learnt how relate to how many of women feel after becoming a mummy and losing their old identity. But this doesn’t have to be the case, and Alex’s enthusiasm can remind you – and all of us – that you can still be yourself after having a child. All your fashion questions answered Forget about googling your fashion dilemmas. Alex has joined up with Essex Baby to share her...

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Guests flock to fun urban beach at intu Lakeside

You don’t need to visit the seaside to have fun at the beach! Lakeside shopping centre in Thurrock has teamed up with Leisure Attractions to create its own urban beach for the summer. What is it and when is it open? The attraction – known simply as ‘The Beach’ – is covered with over 150 tonnes of golden sand and is set next to a 21m paddling pool. Kids can build sandcastles or cool off in the water while adults watch from the comfort of one of the many deck chairs scattered around the beach. The Beach at intu...

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Top 10 Innovative Baby Products for 2016

The coolest baby products are the ones that solve the problems that drive us crazy or help our little bundles stay safe. While new baby gear continues to hit the market every day, here are 10 innovative baby products that are worth looking out for! Top 10 Innovative Baby Products for 2016 1. Milk Monster With parents always seeking ways to make feeding time that little bit easier; the cute Milk Monster offers peace of mind for mums and dads to ensure that breast or formula milk is still safe and nutritional, with an innovative milk timer that has...

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New Southend lagoon now open to the public

Tourism at Southend-on-Sea is set for a boost following the grand opening of its new seafront lagoon. Made with over 14,000 cubic tonnes of granite rock, the lagoon has already welcomed its first visitors as the summer holidays begin. Where is the Southend lagoon? The much anticipated Southend lagoon has been built at Three Shells Beach, which is next to the pier and the Adventure Island amusement park. Best of all, it is completely free to use! The lagoon is 1.1 metres at its deepest, allowing visitors to swim and paddle even when the tide is out. This makes...

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Best Health Products: Supplements and Gadgets for Active Mums

The ‘active’ mum — you won’t just find her at the gym. She’s also chasing her toddler down the street or cleaning up yet another toy explosion. Active mums are everywhere, and I think each one deserves something to make her life a little bit easier and healthier. I recently went looking for the best health products that would benefit women who lead an active lifestyle, as well as those who are looking to improve their fitness and wellbeing. I tried out a wide range of health supplements, soothing beauty products, health food products, and fitness aids. Here are...

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