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Ombre Strawberries

Ombre Strawberries

  I know, I know – a summer post in September! The optimism is high here guys – and I am certain that we *might* see some sun in the next couple of weeks before we can officially call it autumn.    So whether you are packing for a […]

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72 hours in Edinburgh

Oh Edinburgh! Such a pretty city, and one that has been on my bucket list for years. Liam whisked me away for the Easter break where we rented an Air BnB and prepared ourselves for eating a lot of food and a lot of cake. We had such a lovely few days […]

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April Goals

  I am slightly late to the party when it comes to posting about my April goals – but it is officially spring and I am too excited not to post about what I’d like to achieve this month. There’s something about spring, the sun starts to […]

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Morning routines to set yourself up for the day

Up until fairly recently, I would never had classed myself as a morning person. I was always hitting snooze until the last possible second, and usually running out of the door at half past eight, feeling flustered and half asleep. I made a conscious […]

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What’s on my reading list? February.

Reading list

*This post contains affiliate links* Following on from my first successful month reading, February definitely had a theme when it came to my book choices. It’s been all about the hustle these past four weeks and I’ve been more active on my blog than […]

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How to budget for luxury purchases

Luxury Purchases

A few years ago, any mention of the word ‘saving’ and I would have groaned in disgust. Mostly because I was rubbish at it, I was in a bit of debt and I didn’t see the point of having money sat in the bank doing nothing. A lot has changed – and now […]

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Why I love renting (and you should too!)

Why I love renting

*This post contains affiliate links* Generation rent. “A generation of young adults who, because of high house prices, live in rented accommodation and are regarded as having little chance of becoming homeowners.” What an optimistic definition! If […]

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The snuggle is real – ASOS pyjama edit

*This posts contains affiliate links* I challenge you to find anything more cosy than putting on a good pair of pyjamas and snuggling up with a cup of tea on a Sunday evening. That’s exactly what I am doing right now, complete with blankets, candles […]

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What’s on my reading list? January.

*This post contains affiliate links* One of the things I wanted to do more of this year was read. As a child I always had my head in a book – the Famous Five series and Harry Potter were my ultimate faves. In fact, I think I’ve read the Chamber […]

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7 beautiful bar carts that will have you swooning

I can’t quite remember where my obsession with bar carts came from, but I do know I searched high and low for an affordable one for a very long time. There’s just something about them that had me trawling on Pinterest for hours on end, looking for […]

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2017 – The time is right now!

After this we're getting pizza

Happy New Year! So far, 2017 is off to a great start – I’m snuggled up on the sofa, with a cup of tea watching re-runs of Friends listening to the rain outside. I also managed to escape a hangover…2017 you’ve been too kind! This year, I’ve […]

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