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BEAUTY | EASY CONTOURING WITH CC CREAM FOR SUMMER

Hi! How are you? Anyone else find that the warmer weather repels make up? Maybe it’s all in my head – I like to look extra au naturel this time of year and have been playing around with ways to look glowing without packing the makeup on.

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BEAUTY | Wedding Makeup Trial

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It’s okay. Matt doesn’t read the makeup posts… Today my lovely friend Gabriella popped over to see little ol’ poorly me for a bridal makeup practice. One thing I’ve been aware of the whole way through is wanting to still feel like me. No ott eyes, no too young pops of colour, some contouring for […]

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BEAUTY | PRODUCT REVIEW – BADGER BALM for HARDWORKING HANDS

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I have a horrible habit – biting the skin on the sides of my thumbs. Anyone else do this? I don’t even know I’m doing it. I’ve gone through all sorts of lotions and potions, and although I think the quickest fix will always be a bit of Savlon under some gloves at night, I […]

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LIFESTYLE | ROUTINES PART SIX – CHILDREN & CHILDCARE

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Hey Hey! Guess what, life went and got in the way and some of my routines (including blogging) got put aside for a while. But, what is evident from the past few weeks is that 1. some routines really are necessary and 2. some are unavoidable.

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LIFE | LIVE BELOW THE LINE DAY 3 & Day 4

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Firstly, just a reminder that you can sponsor me here. Tearfund are sending a lot of help to Nepal in the wake of the earthquake and your money can really make a difference on the ground. One of the best things about Tearfund is that they work within a community, not outside of it. And […]

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LIFE | LIVE BELOW THE LINE DAY 2

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So, I’m a bit peckish… Today was a strange day. My head felt like I was off somewhere else. I’m guessing that the lack of food and an early start for work combined to create a fuzzy head, grumbly belly, and general lack of energy or conversation.

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