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Get a Birds Eye View and Win a Samsung Smart Camera!

I’ve been part of the #birdseyebloggers team for several months now and as well as getting to taste lots of yummy Birds Eye products I also get to hear about some amazingly cool projects they have worked on.  One of these is the Birds Eye View exhibition in London which is all about capturing and celebrating the Great British mealtime.

To celebrate this photographic exhibition that took place last week I am excited to be able to give away a Samsung WB350F Smart Camera (White, 16.3MP, Optical Image Stabilisation, 3 inch LCD) to one lucky winner!  The exhibition Birds Eye View was all about documenting how the modern British family eat today.  I think Addi and I are really traditional, we sit down most evenings together and eat at a table.  We don’t eat on the sofa and I always try and cook fresh every day.  We love traditional puddings and our autumn favourites are a good rhubarb crumble and custard!

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Nanshy Masterful Collection Brushes Launch

Towards the end of last week a very special and much anticipated parcel arrived.  I’d had the email from their Marketing Director and nearly screamed in the office as this is a company I follow on Twitter and had wanted to work with for some time but never thought they would get in touch.  The company was Nanshy who make the most amazing cruelty free range of professional make up brushes.  Now I am by no means a professional make up artist, don’t proclaim to be an expert at make up or be that adventurous with it. I know what I like in terms of my brands (Illamasqua, Chanel, Benefit, BarryM, MAC, Stila and Eye of Horus) and I have always prided myself on being able to create a look that works for me and for occasions.  To even consider purchasing a set of professional make up brushes would for me be a complete luxury purchase and until last week my Real Techniques brushes had seemed to do a good job….

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