Today we are treated to a post inspired by Shine Media to help us all feel a little bit more organised when we’re feeling super busy. Here are five apps you should check out if you don’t already use them…   Five Apps All Grown-ups Need Between work meetings, families, traffic and bills, life as an adult can

My new Quilted Dr Martens

I gave in. A couple of weeks ago I added one more pair to my collection of Dr Martens boots. I fell for these – a black quilted pair of these Core Coralie Quilted in black. You like? The boot, which has a women’s fit (slightly narrower than the unisex boots Dr Martens make), has that go with anything look that

Review: Nokia Lumia 1320

Following my review of the Nokia Lumia 925 I was given an opportunity to try out another one of Nokia’s smartphone offerings – the Lumia 1320. I was loaned a bright yellow one to try out for a couple of weeks. As all my reviews here on Splodz Blogz are based on my own personal

Black Court Shoes – A Wardrobe Staple

Black court shoes are an absolute wardrobe staple for women. This type of high heeled pump is totally versatile – a pair can be worn with pretty much any dress, any pair of trousers; for work, for a meal out, for a cocktail party, a concert, for a film première  The traditional shape with narrow toe

Shoes: Back to Work

That’s it. The Christmas and New Year break is over. I’ve had a really lovely couple of weeks off. But now it’s back to work. I can’t complain really, the day job is fine, but that still doesn’t stop *that* feeling in my stomach on a Sunday evening – the Sunday night blues plague me

Pebble E-Paper Watch for iPhone

I spotted this in a tweet today and wow, I want one. Pebble is a watch that you can customise by installing your choice of apps, and that connects to your smartphone (iOS or Android) using bluetooth. With a high resolution e-paper display (like you get on Kindle) it promises to be sharp and very

Value Valentine Views

I’m sure you’ve all seen pictures of these very special Valentine’s cards floating around various newspaper and social media websites. Apparently they’ve been around for years but this is the first time I’ve seen the 7p Valentine’s cards branded as Tesco Value and Asda Smart Price. There may be others too, I’m not sure. Actually

Vodafone 858 Smart Phone

The Vodafone 858 Smart is a Vodafone branded smart phone running Android 2.2. When you think smart phone you may well think iPhone – and if you were to compare those to this you would be very disappointed. But of course this phone is not designed to be anything like the market leaders. This is

Running E-Gloves

It’s getting to that point in the year when you don’t want to be out without gloves on.  If you’re a runner you will want a pair of light weight gloves that keep your fingers warm but also wick the moisture away.  The same applies for other sports – you want something thin, light, warm,