August’s Birchbox | Mermaid Vibes

Let’s just take a moment to admire this month’s Birchbox design; mermaid vibes.  I have been subscribed to Birchbox for around 4-5 months now and I love getting a few new goodies each month, particularly because you get one, sometimes more, full-size product(s) every month and you also get the option to choose between two products, […]

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5 Things I Secretly Love

Is there anything that you convince yourself, and others despite their love for it, of hating? Well I am one of those people with a load of things I pretend not to love, here are five: Game of Thrones: I tried to get into this about two years ago, but I just couldn’t. They killed […]

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Summer Goals

“Motivation gets you going, and habit gets you there”   So, it’s been a week since I broke up for the summer and I thought I’d share some of my goals for my time off. HIIT Sprints – This is something I actually managed this last week, I got up with Chris every morning, went to the […]

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One Year On

“One day, you’re 17 and you’re planning for someday. And then quietly, without you ever really noticing, someday is today. And then someday is yesterday. And this is your life” So, it’s been a whole entire year since I graduated from university, oh and may I add graduating with a first. During the same week I […]

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Fitness & Health: 6 Week Update

So it has been 6 or 7 weeks since I have started consistently going to the gym. I say consistently, what I really mean is that I’ve been going to the gym 2/3 times a week, every week for the last 6 weeks. In addition to working out, I’ve also changed my eating habits. At […]

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Balance

Balance is something I’m really struggling to get into. When I say balance what I mean is routine, a routine which involves eating well, going to the gym 3 times a week, getting day-to-day tasks done and having fun, all of which surrounding a job. I’ve been working since September and I still feel a bit […]

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New Year

Happy New Year! Wow, 2017 hey – how crazy! Throwback to 10 years ago, I was 11 and had just finished my first term at secondary school which is crazy to think that now, 10 years on, I have just finished my first term working at a secondary school. Last year, Chris and I made some […]

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16 Highlights of 2016

2016 has been amazing, it has been a big year of change from this time last year where I was half-way through my dissertation and stressing about all things uni. This year I’m settled, after three years of living between cities and peoples houses and what makes it better is that Chris and I live […]

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365 days.

*S O P P Y  A L E R T* Two weeks ago now Chris and I celebrated our one year anniversary. On one side, I can’t believe it’s been a year; where has the time gone? On the other side, I can’t believe it’s only been a year. In one whole year, 365 days (well […]

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Things I loved in… October

It’s been a while, but here’s the things I loved in October. The leaves starting to turn. Getting into reading again. Being at my job for a month and receiving positive comments. Being able to wrap up warm again. Half-term. Autumn walks. Being in our home for two months. The beginning of the Christmas countdown. […]

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