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    Working from home was becoming more common before the Covid-19 outbreak, but millions more are …
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    Over the last twelve months, I've learned a lot about writing for a living, and …
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    When it comes to stress baking, I like to stick to easy recipes, things that …
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    There's a reason why so many of us like to surround ourselves with quotes - …
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  • Five Lifestyle Items That I, A Professional Writer, Cannot Live Without.

    Over the last twelve months, I’ve learned a lot about writing for a living, and have purchased my fair share of ‘things’ that I felt I needed or that promised to make me more productive. Some of them I still use today, whereas others were quickly relegated to the bottom drawer. Here’s a little list of some of the lifestyle items that made my cut this year.

    Easy Peasy Lemon Bars – Lockdown Baking

    When it comes to stress baking, I like to stick to easy recipes, things that aren’t going to add any more stress into my head, looking around my now quite depleted kitchen, I had two lemons on the turn and so turned to Google for some lemon-based recipe inspiration – here’s the result.

    The Power Of Words – Displaying Quotes in Your Home

    There’s a reason why so many of us like to surround ourselves with quotes – they’re extremely powerful. Here are the two quotes that I return to time after time…

    How to Help Your Skin Recover After Winter

    We are slowly but surely transitioning into spring, and finally, our skin will have a break from the cold winter air. My skin, in particular, has had a dreadful winter, culminating in a diagnosis of perioral dermatitis, which required me to take a 12-week course of antibiotics! Thankfully, the antibiotics worked and the dreadful rash that had slowly consumed the…

    Things Keeping Me Sane While Covid-19 Keeps Me Indoors

    As a freelancer, I work from home, and so I’m somewhat used to spending the vast majority of my day unintentionally self-isolating in the downstairs office. What I wasn’t prepared for was the closure of my biggest outlet…

    How I Treat Myself In The Midst Of The Winter Blues

    Self-care can mean different things to different people, but here are some of the things I do when I’m feeling blue.

    Gousto – HelloFresh – All Plants – How Do They Really Stack Up?

    It wasn’t until trying HelloFresh, that I realised how good Gousto truly was, as two huge competitors they do a lot of things very similarly but at the end of the day Gousto comes out on top every time, and here’s why.