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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Accutane – My Skin Journey #2

I can’t believe it has already been a month since I shared my first Accutane post on the blog – that time has flown by. I’ve now been on Accutane for five weeks – and last Tuesday I had my first appointment with the doctor to check I could continue […]

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Accutane Skin Saviours

Accutane Skincare

I’ve only been on Accutane for three weeks, and already I am starting to see the side effects on my skin. Nothing major so far, mostly dry skin and lips – it’s actually been quite nice to have my makeup last all day without slipping off. From the […]

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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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Bath time favourites

Bathtime favourites

*This post contains affiliate links* I love a good bath. There’s nothing more relaxing than selecting your favourite bath bomb, pouring yourself a glass of wine and taking some time out to read or catch up on the blogging world. I think it is important […]

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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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Accutane – My Skin Journey


“Thank you for referring this lady with acne since the age of 18 on her face, neck and back. She has had oral antibiotics for a good period of time in the past and Dianette, but things have worsened in the last 18 months.” This letter from the […]

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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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