Month: March 2016

Forever Bright Toothgel Review

Today i have tried for the first time Forever Bright Toothgel and i have to say i was surprisingly impressed with this product.

When it comes to dental hygiene i can be quite fussy.  I have used Colgate’s Max White for some time now and i never really saw myself switching from it.


I must admit, that when i first squeezed this toothgel onto my toothbrush i didnt think this was going to be for me due to the green colour. But boy was i wrong.

Now normally about an hour after brushing my teeth i get quite a dry mouth, but with this Forever Bright Toothgel i was still fresh four hours later.  If your thinking of trying out a new brand i’d say its well worth giving this a try, and im sure you will be pleased you did.

For more information on this, or any other Forever products you can contact Veronika on Facebook Instagram or Youtube

I also done a review for Gentleman’s Pride Aftershave Balm which you can find here


Gentleman’s Pride Aftershave Review

With having quite sensitive skin, i rarely have a clean shave and instead use a beard trimmer which leaves some stubble. Sometimes though i have no option but to have a clean shave, and after years of trying numerous different products i have finally found the perfect aftershave balm.

Priced at only £12.73 its worth every penny.


Not only is it extremely soothing, but its smells FANTASTIC. I was pleasantly surprised at how fresh smelling it is, and ive already had a few compliments on how nice i smell.

You can buy this by visiting the Forever website or alternatively contact Veronika via email

She has some outstanding products for both men & women.

You can also find out more about their products by clicking on the following links




Dirty Dog

Daily Prompt – Dirty

Meet my dirty dog.  This is Bailey, who has a mucky face after chewing on a butcher’s bone all day.


She hate’s getting her face cleaned.  Still, its good excersize chasing her around the living room with a dog wipe.

Its a nightmare cleaning her muddy paws, but i could never stop her from going to her favourite park. Dogs love mud.


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James Bond Spectre Umbrella – Review

I was extremely surprised at the amazing quality of this gift from Asda


This limited edition James Bond “Spectre” Umbrella is a classy accessory and very well made. Its slighty heavier than you would think when you pick it up.

If you manage to get your hands on one of these, i suggest you brace yourself before you press the button.  The brolly shoots up at a rapid speed, which is pretty cool to be honest.  But make sure you dont have it aimed at anyone when you press the button. It could knock a brother out.


If you ever see this up for sale on Ebay or Amazon, i would highly reccommend buying it.  Definitely a cool item.

Photo’s by Ryan Carter Photography

One Love – Photo Challenge

My love of photography started 2 years ago with a Fujiflm Bridge Camera.  I managed to capture some great shots, but i was always limited to what i could achieve.

Finally upgraded a few months back, and i couldnt be happier i chose Canon.  I now force myself to shoot in manual as opposed to Auto. Its definitely challenging, but so worthwhile.

This is Bailey, my 5 month old American Bulldog. This was one of the first pictures i took with my new camera. My love for this pup definitely outweighs my love for photography.


Although im still getting the hang of shooting in manual, theres definitely an improvement after a few short months.  Heres one i took today.


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5 Ways To Improve Your Chances Of Winning Competitions

A large percentage of online competitions are drawn randomly, however there are companies who look at what their entrants have to say. This is especially the case on Facebook and Twitter.
In this article i will go over the things you should say when entering and just as importantly what not to say.


1. I see alot of people including hashtags in their comments/tweets that were used by the company. Does this enhance your chances? well yes & no. Using hashtags like #win #competition #prize will make no difference whatsoever to your entry. However if the hashtag is related to the prize or company then you should definitely include this in your tweet/comment. For instance, lets say Asda are giving away a dvd and they have included the hashtags #AsdaDVD and #AsdaComp then DEFINITELY use these hashtags yourself.

2. Do sob stories work? very rarely. I see this very often, especially on Facebook. “My mum has cancer and this prize would cheer her up so much please please please pick me”. Trying to guilt trip a brand into giving you the prize is a big waste of time. Companies will not want to pick you, because of potential backlash from other entrants. Try not to do this.

3. Show gratitude to the company “Thanks for this chance, its appreciated” and wish the other entrants good luck. If brands see you are just grateful for the opportunity, they will be much more likely to pick you over the person with the sob story.

4. If there is a competition you really want to win, try to include a PHOTO in your comment or tweet that relates to the prize or brand. Lets say there’s a comp to win a new pram for your child. Include a photo of your child, or even better a photo of your child in your old pram. This will show the company that their prize will go to good use, rather than someone random who may just sell the prize. Maybe the prize is a washing machine, include a pic of your old beat up machine and it will definitely increase your chances.

5. Once you have entered a cometition by sharing/retweeting have a look at the companies page or website. Post something on their page or tweet them telling them what you like about their brand and/or products. This show’s that you appreciate what they are doing and helps to build a relationship with them. They will be more likely to pick you if they know you appreciate the prize and their products.


I wish you all the best of luck and hope you win the prizes you want.