• My pregnancy must-haves (and what you don’t need to buy)

    One thing I have found since being pregnant is that it makes you a real …

  • Pregnancy in the time of Coronavirus

    Emotions arrive in different shapes and sizes.  In years past, I have experienced grief that …

  • Resources for calm, growth and self-reflection during isolation

    Right now, the current situation looks different for many people, with some people completely self-isolating (…

  • What makes a good life?

    One of the podcasts I particularly enjoy is The Good Life Unravelled by Elizabeth Dhokia.  …

  • House updates and how I saved for my deposit
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    House updates and how I saved for …

    In the past I’ve found it incredibly cathartic to use this space to share my experiences of some of the less happy times in my life – and at times I’ve been worried that I’ve overfocussed on the negative or…

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    My festival make up essentials with Cosmetify
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    My festival make up essentials with Cosmetify

    I’m definitely still recovering from Download Festival on Sunday, and so between winding down from the festivals I’ve attended so far this year, and planning the next ones (hopefully Boardmasters and Victorious in August) I thought I’d take some time…

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    Summer fashion wishlist
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    Summer fashion wishlist

    It’s been so warm today that all I can think about is swishy summer dresses, cute straw bags, sandals and bikinis.  I thought I’d put together a little wishlist of a few things I’m currently lusting after – mainly for…

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    Buying a new-build house
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    Buying a new-build house

    I mentioned in a previous post that one of the most exciting pieces of news that I’ve had recently is that my new house will be ready to move into at the end of this month (two weeks to go!)…

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    Rejection is redirection (but it sucks)
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    Rejection is redirection (but it sucks)

    One thing I often think about is that when you’re single, there are so many opportunities to suffer from the sting of rejection.  When you’re in a long-term, committed relationship; a night out, or a new social scenario is exactly…

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