Mistral Musings

Mistral Musings 06/12/2019

‘Tis The Season of Giving

Can you believe it’s already one week into December!?! Where has this year gone? As part of our run up to Christmas we have started an advent countdown to Christmas on Instagram and Facebook with lots of offers, inspiration, recipes and acts of kindness, so head over to social and follow us so you don’t miss the treats on offer. We also have exclusive offers via our emails so if you haven’t already signed up, sign up. Christmas is a time to show our appreciation to those we care about... Read More

Self Care 18/11/2019

Self Care Challenge – Enjoy and thrive in life

Did you know that this week is self-care week?  How many of us in our busy lives (working, parenting, caring for relatives) actually stop and think about looking after ourselves?  Do you make ‘me time’ a priority? Let’s be honest ‘me time’ is usually the last thing on the list and is often overlooked and gets dropped off the list pretty quickly.  There are lots of self-care activities that we can do which can be simply integrated into our daily routine to boost well-being and in turn improve mood and... Read More

Pug 15/11/2019

Christmas Gift Guide

Believe it or not, it’s coming up to that time of the year again! We have put together the perfect Christmas gift list. So you can sort everyone out in one fell swoop. Gifts for Grandma, mother-in-law, aunties, nieces and god-daughters you name it we have something that they will really love. The run-up to Christmas is perhaps one of our favourite times of the year, twinkling fairy lights, cosy Christmas films, mince pies and buckets of mulled wine. It’s also arguably one of the most stressful. The pressure and... Read More

World Kindness Day 12/11/2019

Being kind makes the world go around

So Wednesday 13th November is world kindness day, a perfect opportunity to go above and beyond your normal loveliness to do something extra kind, without expecting anything in return.    The smallest gesture can really make someone’s day so why not just make kindness the norm, not the exception.  Push yourself out of your comfort zone once a week, then move to twice a week etc until it becomes part of your routine.  Stop and help that elderly person across the road, offer to help out with a charity once... Read More

Flavours competition 04/11/2019

Solo travelling with the modern Mistral woman

Get a ‘Flavour’ for a different type of holiday just for YOU! (and win at the same time with our fantastic Christmas competition) Here at Mistral we love confident, strong, empowered women who love and live life to the fullest, wear what makes them happy and aren’t afraid to strike out on their own. Thinking about next year’s holiday? Why not consider something a little different?  We highly  recommend Flavours Holidays – this wonderful company has been offering high-quality cooking, painting, pilates, photography and language holidays for the past 20... Read More