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  • For those who don’t do sickly Valentine’s day cards

    Valentine’s Day. It seems you love it or you hate it. Or at least hate the over-commercialisation and sickly messaging around it. Valentine’s day or St Valentine’s day is actually the celebration of love and affection, the problem is that over the years we’ve been conditioned to see it through the cuddly, snuggly, rose-tinted lens that’s been conjured up by the…

    Winter essentials that I’ve been loving

    I’ve found a few new staples for my wardrobe and home this season and wanted to share them with you.   Chenille Jumper If there’s one trend that I’ve been loving even more than the resurrection of velvet, it’s chenille. This jumper by Marks and Spencer comes in several different colours but my favourite was the golden yellow. It looks…

    5 books to change your life

      These 5 books have all had monumental impacts on my life, they’ve helped me become better, reach goals and succeed. Make 2018 the year for personal development and start your journey with one of these gems.   1. Make Your Bed: Small things that can change your life… and maybe the world Make your bed is a book of…

    The little things

    As a child, I kept hearing the phrase “It’s the little things” and I’ll confess for a long time I didn’t really know what they were. I can tell you now, realising the little things has opened up a whole new level of happiness. So what are the little things? Think small, no smaller. In fact, don’t think at all.…

    The Culpeper – Perhaps my new favourite London pub

    Until I moved to London I took a ‘good pub’ for granted. They just pop up in the countryside, in the middle of nowhere, fire roaring, service friendly. Somehow London has managed to take the pub and turn them into soul-less tourist drinking traps; serving the same drinks with the same sticky menus and leaving you longing for the long-lost…

    ‘Fall in love with taking care of yourself: Mind, Body and Spirit’

    What makes you feel good? Is it freshly painted nails? Fresh bedding? A large glass of your favourite wine? Or a combination of all three? The thing about what makes YOU feel good, is that it isn’t something I can teach you. I can’t tell you what makes you feel good, but I can tell you what makes ME feel…

    Coconut Lane – Note Pad Reviews + 20% OFF!

    I’ve been a Coconut Lane fan for quite some time now, their absolutely gorgeous colour schemes and prints always catch my eye and there’s no surprise that I made a little purchase. Having recently started a new job I, of course, needed to buy some new notepads, because list making is the key to my organisation! My basket did originally contain…