Mums, get your two-minute face on

Nikki Parkinson Beauty 40 Comments

I’ve actually got better at this whole makeup thing since becoming a mum. My time may be squeezed more inefficiently than the kids’ tube of toothpaste but once I became a mum (*sweet* 16 years …

Help me to win a New Ford Territory for a Year and $5000

Nikki Parkinson Fashion 24 Comments

When the Kidspot Top 50 Bloggers list was announced, a group of us decided it would be pretty boring to go for a drive by ourselves.  And we didn’t let the fact that none of …

WIN: More than $2000 worth of prizes in Styling You’s Fave Things giveaway

Nikki Parkinson Beauty, Fashion 195 Comments

Now, I may not be the world’s most powerful and rich woman … but I do have a very uncool girl crush on her.  So I thought why not emulate Oprah’s annual Favourite Things giveaway …

What to wear on the first day of school

Nikki Parkinson Beauty, Fashion 29 Comments

Tomorrow my youngest starts school.  The first day of 13 years that will ultimately determine what he will be when he “grows up”.  I’ve done this day twice before.  I do not get any better …

Fabulous Friday November 5: What’s made your week?

Nikki Parkinson Beauty, Fashion 23 Comments

Welcome to Fabulous Fridays – my weekly blog and video blog (vlog!) about the things that have made my week.   It’s all about the positive – and yes, you’ll find a little style tip as well. Let …

Fabulous Friday October 22. What’s made your week?

Nikki Parkinson Beauty 8 Comments

Welcome to Fabulous Fridays – my weekly blog and video blog (vlog!) about the things that have made my week.   It’s all about the positive – and yes, you’ll find a little style tip as well. Let …

Fabulous Friday September 10: what’s made your week?

Nikki Parkinson Life 9 Comments

Welcome to Fabulous Fridays – my weekly blog and video blog (vlog!) about the things that have made my week.   It’s all about the positive – and yes, you’ll find a little style tip as well. Let …

Four hand creams get thumbs (and fingers) up for winter

Nikki Parkinson Beauty 8 Comments

We all know that winter can be harsh on our skin. For me, the two areas that suffer most are my lips and my hands.  I can’t leave home without a lip balm and this …