Here are some fabulous products which are perfect for Spring and which I think are fabulous.
Spring is when all the flowers start blooming again and it is so nice to have flowers in a home.
Whether you want to send a special someone a bouquet to make their day or want to order one for yourself for your home, check out the range from Bloomon UK. Their flowers are gorgeous.
Art by Punam
Spruce up your home with a new art print from Art By Punam. I particularly like this yellow abstract Masai tribal print, available from her Etsy store.
‘Masai – Summer Stroll’ The striking contrast between bright Masai dress against a sundrenched backdrop inspired Punam to create this bold, abstract painting. It will bring vibrancy and a pop of colour to any living room, dining room or hallway.
The process used to create the Masai figures is through a layering technique. Each layer is created and then left to dry. The final layer is where I have to work quickly to ensure the paint doesn’t dry before the effects and movement are applied. The original has now sold, but limited edition prints are available to purchase in a variety of sizes to suit your space.
To see more of her art work go to: www.artbypunam.com/artprints
Honey infused water
Spring is also the start of the beekeeping season and those lovely bees make us lots of honey.
Honey is one of my favourite ingredients and it is so good for you.
I recently found out that there is a brand new refreshing drink on the scene,which is spring water infused with honey, and I am ecstatic about it.
It tastes so good and is healthy too as it natural, refined sugar free and comes in 3 delicious flavours so there is one to suit everyone.
The packaging is awesome as you can pop one in your handbag and they also don’t take up a lot of space in the fridge.
The Apple, Ginger and a hint of honey is my favourite but they all taste good. Really recommend trying this as a different drink to help you stay hydrated.
For more information go to: http://www.justbeedrinks.co.uk
Purple Matcha from Williamson Tea
I truly believe Kenyan tea is the best and Williamson Tea are amazing, especially when they support an incredible cause, The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, which is close to my heart, with their #TeaforElephants caddies. The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust helps rehabilitate orphaned elephants back into the wild in Kenya, which is my home.
For spring, why not try purple matcha? Matcha has so many health benefits and is a great way to start a new habit in the new season.
Williamson Tea have a brilliant mini Purple Matcha caddy available. The purple matcha is grown on their Changoi far, which is also known as the ‘solar farm’ due to the high levels of sunlight it receives. This makes it the perfect place to grow antioxidant packed Purple Tea.
With a nutty, almost caramel flavour, purple tea leaves are stoneground to produce this Kenyan Matcha. Williamson Tea recommends drinking it in the traditional way, whisked in hot water or alternatively by adding juice to provide natural relaxed alertness.
The caddy is gorgeous and once the tea is finished it makes a brilliant tin to store other things in or simply top it up with more tea!
The mini purple matcha caddy retails at £24.95 and for more information go to: https://www.williamsontea.com/shop/mini-elephant-purple-matcha/
Spring flavours at Starbucks
If coffee is more your thing, then Starbucks have some new flavours for Spring as well as the return of a loved classic.
New Starbucks Vanilla Bean Macchiato
The sweet and smooth Starbucks Vanilla Bean Macchiato is a delicious spring pick-me-up. Vanilla syrup is blended with freshly steamed milk, topped with two shots of espresso, before being finished with vanilla bean sauce in a crosshatch and double-circle design.
New Starbucks Honey Blossom Macchiato
The Starbucks Honey Blossom Macchiato is the perfect drink to welcome you into spring. Handcrafted with vanilla syrup and freshly steamed milk, then topped with two shots of espresso, the velvety-rich foam is finished with a Honey Blossom drizzle.
Starbucks Caramel Macchiato
The signature Starbucks Caramel Macchiato is loved by fans worldwide. Made with a vanilla syrup and freshly steamed milk, it’s finished with a topping of smooth foam, two shots of espresso and a delicious buttery caramel drizzle.
Photo Credits: Starbucks
A fresh new look for Corkers Crisps
My favourite crisps brand have a brand new look. They have amazing flavours in their range and the crisps are absolutely delicious. Perfect match for a nice drink and a chill.
go ahead snacks
Smart snacking for the new season is all the rage and the lovely folks at go ahead make healthy snack time more fun with innovative food like their new pud bakes and cookie bites.
They also have their original yogurt breaks, fruity bakes and crispy slices which are delicious.
For more information visit: http://www.goahead.co.uk
Spices from Absolute Spice
Why not start a new habit of using fresh spices in your cooking instead of supermarket brands. I can’t recommend Absolute Spice enough for the variety of fresh spices they have available in their online store.
Using fresh spices makes a massive difference in taste to your food compared to supermarket brands.
You can also step outside your comfort zone and try cooking with spices you have never used before and be inspired to create new dishes.
These spices are such good quality they are even used by Michelin Star chefs, such as Chef Vivek Singh.
For more information, go to: https://www.absolutespice.com
Lee Stafford Coco Loco Range
It is time to treat your hair to some TLC after the drying effects of winter and get it back to its soft, nourished self in preparation for summer.
Lee Stafford have an amazing Coco Loco Range of hair products which will give you silky, soft, shiny hair. The best part is it uses coconut oil which is really good for your hair! It smells good too.
The Coco Loco range is available at Boots and you can get a shampoo, conditioner, hair mask, and styling products in the range.
For more information go to: http://leestafford.com
Lynette Page Define Me Palette
Why not get a new eye shadow palette for the new season? The range from Lynette Page is amazing.
Lynette Page Mascara
Waterproof mascaras are the best for spring, especially if you suffer from hay fever!
This mascara has got excellent staying power and is so comfortable to use too.
These bronzing rocks are seriously amazing! The perfect pot to give you that healthy, bronzed, goddess look!
They are really unique and look fabulous too.
Hipanema Maupiti Bracelet from Coco Bay
The Hipanema Maupiti Bracelet is a Brazilian inspired, multi band bracelet with pretty beaded details and elaborate strands in white, silver, aqua, pale blue and pink. The Maupiti Bracelet is finished with the Hipanema silver magnetic metallic clasp.
Cult brand Hipanema have created beautiful holiday accessories made from beads, seashells and multi-coloured thread to liven up all your holiday outfits, both on and off the beach.
This beautiful bracelet makes you look the part on holiday and completes any outfit. Coco Bay has a wide range of bracelets, beach wear and beach accessories in their online store.
This bracelet is available for £69 http://www.cocobay.co.uk/hipanema-bracelet-maupiti.html
The claw clip, is one of the most popular hair clips in the world selling many millions of units worldwide each year, yet there has been no change to its look for 26 years. Yep 26 years!!!
The Linziclip ® is a completely different type of claw clip in a cylindrical shape, a flat back and with a stylish finish which is quick and easy to use. It hides the springs, the wings and the teeth in a completely different way to any of the other traditional hair clips. Once it’s in it, it stays securely in the hair and does not slip. It also looks pretty amazing!
Also, because of the new shape, it is very comfortable to wear and when leaning the head back, the plastic does not dig into the back of the head. Big win!
The Linziclip, available in maxi, midi and mini, comes in a wide range of high fashion colours and prints, to match with on trend clothes and accessories. It also comes in Classic colours like black and tortoiseshell together with a range in crystals. Perfect for all occasions – casual, evening, sport, bridal etc.
Here I am modelling one of the Linziclips.
To purchase a Linziclip go to their Amazon store