Happy Mother’s Day

To my beautiful mother: I will never be able to show you how much I love and appreciate everything you do for me. I only hope that in all of the days I live, I am able to make you proud of me.  To the mothers out there reading: have…

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Saturday Night Bonfire

Just got home from a lovely evening with friends.  My friend’s parents live on a farm and once a year they like to make the most of burning off extra crop by holding a bonfire evening. Thankfully, the cool Autumn air has finally arrived, with the evening warmed up as…

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Met Gala 2016 – my top 10 fashion favourites

Another year, another display of our favourite celebrities coming together in in beautiful New York City to show off the finest designer fashion creations at the Met Gala (an annual fundraiser benefiting the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute). The evening marks the opening of the Costume Institute’s annual fashion…

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is on it’s way (next Sunday, 8th of May if you’re needing a reminder) and I thought I would share with you a few ideas which might help you in choosing a gift for your mum. Personally, my family has never been big on buying big for Mother’s…

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5 Things I Have Learned About Myself During My First Week Of Unemployment

It’s amazing how much more attentive I have become of myself and my actions over the past week. After officially becomming redundant from my job of 5 years last week, I made the conscious decision to use the time I have between work as a positive experience. I have been…

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Playlist – March 2016

  (image source) Can you believe March has already come and gone? Tomorrow is April 1st (April Fool’s Day!) and so starts a new month and for me, a new chapter of my life. This month’s soundtrack is filled with tunes I only recently discovered either by radio or by…

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Life Advice – starting over

If you had told me this time last year that I would be accepting redundancy from my job next week, I would have slapped you in the face and called you a liar. It’s amazing not only how much things around us can change in the space of a year or…

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