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A Reflection on 2016

2015 seemed as though it’d be difficult to top as it was the year that we bought our first home and spent a month travelling, but 2016 was the year we left our childhood homes behind and moved in together, which as it happens, is the best thing ever. Childhood suddenly ended, for real this time, and we became actual adults. Scary,…
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Decorating for a New Christmas this December 

Being a Christmas baby means that the festive period for me is filled with a trio of exciting events, first Christmas, then my birthday, and then New Year. Needless to say I’ve always loved this time of year and now consider myself somewhat obsessive with everything ‘Christmas’ and everything ‘wintery’. To put it into perspective for you, I am that…
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Pushing the Boundaries of Confidence

Confidence isn’t something that comes naturally to me, it never has. Whether it was speaking out in class at school, going for job interviews or even being sociable at an event, I wasn’t confident in my abilities, and so always came across as the shy girl in the corner. I don’t know why I’m speaking in past tense because to some…
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Halloween Homeware & Beauty Haul

Halloween isn’t something I’ve ever taken seriously in terms of the decor side of things, but now I have my own place to fill with cute, unnecessary decorations, why not? Halloween is just one of many excuses of which I am using to justify my excessive obsession with turning our home into some sort of seasonal exhibition. In all honesty the sad reality…
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Two Years of Blogging: What I’ve Learned

Twenty-four months from where this blog began, and I’m sat here in my office thinking about everything that’s changed. Not just with my blog, but with life. In that time I’ve changed jobs, travelled to six countries, been through a number of events which have tested my patience, lost friends, gained friends, and moved into my first home. The older…
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