Happy new Year to everybody from Edel at thejellybeanblog.org and looking forward to posting in 2017. I hope you all have a fabulous year.
A very Happy Christmas from Edel x
For those of you who are still in search of a gift for that more mature man in your life, be it husband, Dad, uncle, brother or grandfather, these Clarins Mens products would make perfect presents. I gave some samples of ‘Line Control Eye Balm’, ‘Line Control Balm’ and ‘Super Moisture Gel’ to three gentlemen, to test. Ross,… Continue reading Clarins Men – A present for that Special Guy
My mom’s friend is a Girl Guide Brownie leader. The troop, the Arbutus Unit in Summer Hill North very kindly asked me to come along to their hall and assist them in gaining their Recycling Merit Badge. I gave a demonstration on making some simple Christmas decorations using all recycled materials. We used items such as cans, toilet roll tubes,… Continue reading Christmas crafts with the Brownies using Recycled Materials.
My friend Laura writes the littlemisslaur blog. Before starting my own blog I followed it. I love reading her blog as she is great with all things beauty and especially with make up. We decided to get together and have some Christmas tea at my house. Laura and myself over lots of tea, mince pies, non… Continue reading Christmas Tea with blogger ‘littlemisslaur’ and her Festive Makeup picks.
This NUXE Huile Prodigieuse Multi Purpose Dry Oil is so versatile. You can use it on the ends of your hair, to moisturize your legs and also on your face which gives it a really nice glow. I first tried this product out on my legs. In these chilly wintery months everyone’s skin just seems to feel that extra… Continue reading NUXE – Huile Prodigieuse Dry Oil
I love trying out new scents and fragrances. I was really happy to find the Victoria Secret’s Body Fragrance Mists. I’ve been trying out the Fragrance mist ‘Agua Kiss’ and I’m really liking it. As it is a body mist I was not expecting the scent to last all day and I thought I would… Continue reading Victoria’s Secret Body Fragrance Mist
Instead of tricking this year I decided to treat and made some really spooky-licious Halloween treats. I made some cookies and cupcakes. I also had some ghostly brews, which were actually milk, orange soda and some flavoured water which I thought looked good in the spooky glass bottles. I hope you have a ghostly Halloween,… Continue reading Happy Halloween!
These are some of the outfits that I have been wearing this autumn.
Autumn is upon us bringing its lovely coziness and colours. I really like the oranges and the rustic colours all around us. I decided to take a leisurely autumn stroll around my neighbourhood and I took some pictures of things I thought were rustic looking.
Bulling is a serious problem and World day of Bulling Prevention is an opportunity to take a stand against it. Enjoy my poem ‘Sam the Bully’. Sam the Bully by Edel Lonergan There once was a bully, his name it was Sam he bullied the students, his dad and his mam. He spoke with… Continue reading Monday 3rd of October is World Day of Bullying Prevention.
I like to have my five a day. Some days my five a day means having five different flavour jellybeans, as jellybeans are my favourite little treat. Over the weekend I decided to make some fun ways to incorporate jellybeans from my jellybean pyramid in some home baking. I wanted to make five things that were quick… Continue reading Food Pyramid Treats using Jellybeans!!!