Brit Abroad – How Americans Unknowingly Offend Brits…

glam housewife does a funny blog on observations of how Americans unknowingly offend british people

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Carrying on from my recent post – odd things about America. I thought I would do a three part series starting with how American’s unknowling offend Brits – bless um. Being Overly Enthusiastic in the Cinema – Now listen, no matter how funny/sad/scary something is you will never see a more »

WEIGHTING For My Life to Begin When I am Thin.

glam house wife emma at venice beach. fat woman eating a banana split icecream

I have been reading a few blogs recently written by plus size girls, talking of how happy they are with their bodies, wearing whatever they want, eating whatever they want and actually loving themselves and life regardless of their size. As someone who has been overweight all of my life a part of me wishes more »

Wifestyle – Birthday Blues

Glam Housewife Birthday Blues

“Happy Birthday, birthday girl” When I woke up this morning I had actually forgotten it was my birthday, until my husband reminded me, this NEVER happens. As I’ve mentioned before I can’t wait for anything, I am really impatient and this usually goes for my birthday too. I always feel as if there is some more »

Brit Abroad – Odd Things About America


Just thought I would write down a few observations I have made about this wonderful country… Americans LOVE gherkins (pickles) and no matter what I seem to order if one isn’t sneaked into whatever it is I am eating, its lovingly placed at the side as a garnish. You never meet an American who is more »

March into Spring

March into Spring Glam Life of a Housewife

Its here yippeee! The long awaited first day of spring… or is it? Now its been rather hot here in California for the last month, we even had a little winter heat wave a couple weeks ago. I am starting to get a healthy glow, regular waxing appointments have been scheduled and I have booked more »

TMI Tuesday – Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome – My diagnosis.


So I have dropped in a few of the other blogs that I have Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) but have only just got around to talking about it! There is so much I could talk about on this subject that I didn’t know where to begin, so I thought I would just start at the more »

TMI Tuesday – Friends

tmi tuesday friends wedding car drinks

For all my friends, who will always be my friends, because they know too much 😉 You know when you meet someone and you feel as if you have known them forever, they make you laugh so hard you cant breath, you have fun no matter what you’re doing, they make you feel warm inside, more »

Brit Abroad – Viva Las Vegas

Welcome to the fabulous las vegas sign

When we used to live in the UK, Doncaster to be exact, we would sometimes go away for the weekend to Mr Glams static caravan in the sleepy seaside town of Dawlish in Devon. It would take us about 5-6 hours usually, extremely long boring drive down the M5 but it was a cheap weekend more »

Product Review – Ciate Mini Mani Month Advent Calendar

Ciate Mini Mani Month

So I know this is a little bit late (whoops!), but I couldn’t not write a review on this little baby! So better late than never. Ciate is a British Nail Polish brand and I had first heard of them in December 2011 when Mr Glam bought me a couple of the Caviar Nails manicure more »

Wifestyle – Saying Goodbye…

Signingng the register wedding

“Mrs Cattell, Mrs Cattell?” *Turns around and looks for mother-in-law* …oh wait that’s me! I feel like if you have a new baby there are lots of books, new baby groups, online support groups, TV shows – the list is endless. OK maybe slightly more life changing bringing a new life into the world, but more »