Keeping Up With Karen…

Keeping Up With Karen

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It’s been a busy week here at Confetti & Curves HQ with work going crazy, Em’s school term coming to a halt, last minute Christmas shopping & a week full of exciting blog posts! I often wonder how (or where) I manage to summon the energy from, especially with things so darn busy, yet often it’s when life accelerates at full speed ahead is when I thrive the most. Having said that (and in all honesty as I sit here with suitcases bags under my eyes) I’m reeeeeally looking forward to a few days rest and relaxtion. And what do I plan on doing with all this upcoming free time I hear you enquire… absolutely nothing other than relish in the contents of my goodies cupboard & watch a multitude of cheesy festive films with the family!

Today however I’ll be out and about, usually my Sundays are needed to recharge after a busy week of super early starts but with Santa’s imminent visit & a few tasks still to tick off my ‘to do’ list there’s no rest until everything’s done & dusted. Of course for those of you who plan on spending the day curled up at home enjoying a few hours to yourself then you may want to take advantage of a little light blog reading – and with that I’ll fully oblige 🙂 So pour yourself a nice big cup of coffee (or whatever yummy tipple you require) and nestle down in your comfiest chair as we take a peek at what fun shenanigans has been appearing on the blog this week…


Make Up Expiration: When To Trash Your Stash

Makeup Expiration

According to Monday’s post I’m not the only cosmetic craver guilty of harbouring onto overdue beauty goodies for longer than recommended. However thanks to a recent clear out of my new Ikea make-up drawers I discover a few keys dates to avoid blighting my complexion with a cocktail of bacterial nasties!


Behind The Blog featuring Not Just Makeup

Not Just Make Up

Our first blogger of the week is the fabulous Oana from Not Just Makeup. This avid cosmetic craver certainly enjoys whipping up a fun beauty feature however for those that love a sprinkling of lifestyle you’ll adore finding out more about this fabulous gal and her blossoming blog in Tuesdays fun interview!


First Impressions: B Makeup Brush Cleaner

B Make Up Brush Cleanser

Tying in with Monday’s post I move onto exploring ways in which to keep my stash of trusty make-up tools as fresh and sparkly clean as they can be. Is the B. Makeup Brush Cleaner really worth the investment? Just press play and find out for yourself… don’t forget to *click here* to stop by the Confetti & Curves YouTube channel where you can hit that subscribe button so you never miss an upload *Waaaah Hooo*


Behind The Blog featuring Beauty By Lo

Beauty By Lo

In Thursdays post I plump up the cushions on our virtual sofa yet again to make way for the lovely Lauren who stops by to give us an insight into behind the scenes of her blossoming beauty blog Beauty By Lo. Don’t forget to visit her blog & say a quick hello after you get caught up with her fun filled interview.


Ten amazing Diaries for 2016

2016 Diaries

As the new year fast approaches so does my desire to invest in a brand spanking new diary to schedule all of Confetti & Curves exciting post of 2016… but which one to choose? *sigh* So many perfect planners and only one me… Help!!


Oz Naturals Hyaluronic Acid Serum

Oz Naturals Professional Moisturising Serum with Hyaluronic Acid

Yesterday’s post was focusing on the professional facial serum by none other than Oz Naturals. Considering this was a totally new experience of dipping into the world of serums I’m sure you’ll be intrigued to find out just how much it faired or failed. What’s your favourite skincare product of the season?

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As always, thank y’all so very much for the abundance of support, comments, re-tweets, shares, likes & just darn right loveliness. You lot really are an awesome bunch. Do feel free to pop a favourite link from your blog in the comments below for the rest of us to check out, otherwise don’t forget to say a quick hello!

Cheerio Chums…

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7 thoughts on “Keeping Up With Karen…

    • Gee Ems that’s so strange as I’ve literally just left you a comment this very second!!! You have me lusting after those cute little Gingerbread men decorations hehe So pretty!! Thanks for stopping by huni & may I just say thanks for the festive wishes and also wishing you a very merry Christmas!!! *seasonal hugs* XXXXXX

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  1. Haha, you sit with suitcases – bags under your eyes. You don’t have bags under your eyes. You’re flawless!! Loved all your posts as always Karen! Happy Sunday. Have a fab day relaxing with your family and Gomez! (And Fiona) xoxo

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