Thursday, 22 July 2010

Detox

Some days it is nice to just have a day indoors by yourself. I call them 'Pyjama Days' where I don't get dressed up, don't wear any make-up but relax and do all of things I like to do to re-charge my batteries. A detox day if you like. Here are some of my must-haves...

A blanket and something warm for my feet are top of the agenda - these cosy slippers are from BunnySlippers, they have a range of other cute little animals as well as these Bunnies

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As most of the day is spent lounging and napping on my bed, plenty of cushions and pillows are needed

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It is important to look after the inside of one's body as well as the outer and replenish those vitamins, so a platter of fruit is essential - I chose a selection of watermelon, strawberries, raspberries and grapes

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I like to try out new beauty products too. Although a loyal Eve Lom fan for many years now, I decided to try a cheaper alternative, Liz Earle's Cleanse & Polish

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Reading material - for mind, body, spirit and with a little style and inspiration thrown in for good measure

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My entire music collection at hand for an array of musical genres, mostly calming of course, on this day of relaxation

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As the day draws to a close, I like to switch on these flower fairy lights above my bed for some dim light

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And finally, some great girly films to choose from, to snuggle and wind down even more for the day

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38 comments:

  1. perfect, perfect movie selections!

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  2. oh! i sooo love those days in me too!
    and nice bunny slippers you have!
    xoxo

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  3. You sure know how to have a great detox day!

    I love those days, but I get so little of it. I'm so used to being on the run that I rarely get those stay at home days. Let me tell you they can be so relaxing. :)

    Cute slippers! and I love the colors of your bedding!

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  4. oooh this bunny slippers are as sweet as candy. And by the way I also had had recently some detox days - i love them and think everybody should plan more often such days in his monthly routine.

    Livia

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  5. I also love these "detox days"!

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  6. I love to have pyjama days, too! I don't often actually wear pjs, but slip into comfy loungewear (like leggings and a loose top, or Juicy sweats that really shouldn't be seen outside the house!)

    My pyjama days consist of:
    - catching up with my favorite tv shows
    - lots of tea (preferably peppermint) and sometimes hot chocolate
    - doing my nails, putting on a face mask, and other girly things
    - sometimes inviting a friend over to huddle on the sofa in a blanket and watch a movie

    :)

    Leia's Delights

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  7. Perfect all of pieces. :)

    Happy detox day! :)

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  8. those lights are stunning, and i love liz earle, completely changed my skin!

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  9. i enjoyed looking at your photos.

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  10. Great post, we all need to take time out re-energise sometimes.

    I feel relaxed just looking at this post xoxo

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  11. Looks like you are all set! Have a great detox day!
    <3

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  12. gorgeous pictures. i looks like you had a wonderful day.

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  13. so cozy! your movie selections are great!

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  14. as i see your pics i imagine you had a great day! Sometimes its so good to take some time for yourself.

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  15. Sounds like a great day of relaxation & the fruit looks so refreshing!

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  16. Awww, you're making me crave for perfect days like these!

    xx

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  17. I really need one of these days...

    xoxo Bardot in Blue

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  18. Ah, my favourite kind of day! Awesome movie choices (altho I just bought Gigantic and wasn't overly impressed...)

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  19. That sounds like a positively lovely day! I feel more relaxed even just looking at the photos.

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  20. Happy detox day!

    Where did you get those cute lights?

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  21. that sounds like the perfect day ! i've been longing for one of those; i've been so busy i haven't had a chance to really just relax and take care of myself .

    <3
    http://bisousmonamourrevised.blogspot.com/

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  22. that's such a great idea!! I really need one of those days for me!!

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  23. sounds/looks like the perfect day in :) xo

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  24. Pyjama says days are the best!
    You're slippers are gorgeous, great selection of movies & books and that fruit salad looks devine!!

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  25. these photos are wayy too cute!! i specially love the one with the forked watermelon cube!
    xxjess

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  26. Such detox days consists of small simple things really. I could do those everyday alongside studying but it's different to just laze around after days of hard work.

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  27. I love these days too. I just relaxed only looking at these pictures:)
    Oh, and it's friday...Have a nice weekend!

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  28. oh these photos are so cozy. love your selection of dvds/books. also your earphones are so cool! xx

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  29. great selection of movies I watched most of them :) Uhmm and watermelon, it's sooooooooooo good !!!
    Have a great vacation week !

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  30. aw, i love these days! looks like you did a good job at the relaxation. those slippers are pretty awesome too :)

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  31. *nabs those headphones!*

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  32. love this post and films selection!
    and detox days of course! :)

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  33. I've seen most of these films but an now taking it upon myself to complete the list you've just provided! :)

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  34. Please do a review on Liz earle, never tried her stuff but always been curious.

    Love your movie section. x

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  35. Love Liz earle cleanse and polish, lovely photos! x

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  36. I think we have the same film collection! Oh and I just got into cleansing with muslin cloths - what a peachy-cheeked revelation!

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