Life

adulting things I suck at

The title of this post is so juvenile but also so suitable for what I’m about to say. Sometimes, when the dishes are piled up in the sink, the washing basket is full and it’s the last week of the month and the cupboards are looking bare, I feel like stomping my feet and going to sulk in my room…

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March in Review

This is a bit late considering we are already past the first week of April but I feel like I can’t let the team down by not doing my month in review so here goes. The year has sort of run away with me and even though I feel like I have achieved a lot so far, there is still…

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February in review

I don’t even know where to start this post because I had such a positive start to the year and I thought the tone had been set but that was ignorant wasn’t it? Because realistically life is never smooth sailing. February was by far one of the worst months I have ever had and I am glad to see the…

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Just be kind, dammit

As I write this I have so much going on in my mind that it feels like I can’t even think straight. The last two weeks have been so tough on me mentally. At the end of each day I have felt like I just couldn’t carry on. I have been overwhelmed, sick with worry and stress and overloaded with…

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Fashion

Screen shopping – Feb finds at Donna

I spend so, so, SO much time browsing online clothing stores that if you asked me where to get something I would be able to tell you straight away and even be able to tell you how much it is. You could say I’m a shopping expert if there is such a thing. So, I thought I would turn it…

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Body

How I got to where I am with my body

I can remember feeling like I was fat from the age of 10. I always felt like I was the biggest one in my group of friends, which when I look back now, couldn’t have been further from the truth. We were all pretty much the same size, which means I was the average weight for my age but I…

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Fashion

Tips for buying denim jeans

I work with denim all day, every day, so I like to think I know a thing or two about this popular choice of fabric. If you don’t know the ins and outs of denim, it can be so hard to find that perfect pair of jeans and you won’t even know why which is why I am going to…

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January in review

So here we are, at the end of the longest month of the year and I can, for once, say that I had a really good January. It all had to do with how I started the year off – with a completely new mindset, positivity pumping through my veins and a new found passion – this blog and my…

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Dear body shaming brand

I have to start by asking what you were thinking. Did you really think that an advert where a fat cake topper cracks her wedding cake and then proceeds to fall into it while her husband grabs her arm and tries to save her from possibly the most humiliating scenario, and then stating “don’t ruin your big day” would be…

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