A Letter To My 16-Year Old Self

  I’ve seen several other bloggers do this tag post and have really enjoyed reading each and every one of them. When I look at the 11-years that have passed since I was 16-years old, so much has happened and the person I am now is unrecognisable from the person I was then. Reading the […]

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What Made Me Start Blogging

Today’s post was inspired by one I read on Jessica’s blog (Jessica Leigh Beauty & Lifestyle) called “What Made Me Start Blogging”.  I love lifestyle blogs and the insight it gives you into people’s worlds and I found this piece really interesting. I guess there’s lots of reasons why people start blogging and, as time […]

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10 Things That Make Me Smile

Back in May, I read a post on Romany’s blog (Me, Mitch, Monty and Munchables) and it really inspired me to write something similar, however, time somehow ran away with me and now it’s September!  But, I guess it’s better late than never, eh?The post that inspired me was called ‘What Makes You Smile?’ and […]

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Operation Debt-Clear Update

A little ‘Operation Debt-Clear’ update for you all…When I first started this, I had five credit cards.  Three of them had reasonably small amounts on them and the other two were biggies (eek!)  I’ve paid off the three little ones so just have the two big ones to get rid of now.  I’ve set up […]

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Bad Exam Results? Don’t Worry!

  It’s GCSE results day here in the UK.  All over the country there are young adults queueing up for the dreaded envelope that tells them how they’ve done in their exams. Ask anybody and they’ll tell you how scary it is, first of all waiting for the results, then opening them.  There’s a sense […]

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My Early Days of Fashion

Disclaimer:  I use the word ‘fashion’ in the title loosely I’ve never claimed to be fashion forward. I’m not one of those girls who can look amazing in whatever they wear.  My wardrobe isn’t in style and I don’t have the latest designs.  However, I do love clothes. I mean, I really love clothes. And […]

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Body Image – One Step At A Time

Anyone who knows me, whether through my blog, on Twitter or ‘in real life’ will know that I have body image issues.  The way I see myself does have a certain impact on my everyday life, however, I don’t often show the outside world; I’m very good at hiding my feelings. However, having said all […]

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