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Organic September -Boots Botanics Organic Affordable Budget Skincare Haul & Review

A few weeks back, I posted about trying  to find no nasties skincare that's both affordable and easy to find. I found myself in Boots with a basket full of goodies, including some of their own brand organic skin care range. The Botanics range is not all 100% organic, but most things do contain a… Continue reading Organic September -Boots Botanics Organic Affordable Budget Skincare Haul & Review

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Top 5 things I dislike about eating plant based.

TW: poop & weight loss. My post about the top 5 things I love about being plant based was super well received, so here's the flip side! If like I was when I started out, you're curious about the negative side of plant based living, you'll probably want to know the honesTEA on what's up… Continue reading Top 5 things I dislike about eating plant based.

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Toxins and chemicals we come in to contact with every day and why you should reduce this to benefit your health.

Once you start looking in to things like this, it's as though there is no way out. What has been seen can not be unseen! There are pages and pages of scientific studies that prove that what we eat, sleep and breathe is quite literally killing us. The World Health Organisation quote this very scary… Continue reading Toxins and chemicals we come in to contact with every day and why you should reduce this to benefit your health.

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Top 5 things I love about / benefits of eating plant based

Before giving up meat, I was sceptical that it would make me feel good, I wasn't interested in seeing the truth, I hid myself from everything to do with it, I loved food too much, McDonalds and Chinese were my vices. Ignorance is bliss they say! It kind of was but now I feel like… Continue reading Top 5 things I love about / benefits of eating plant based

5 Things You Need To Know About Amsterdam

Soooo, it was a culture shock visiting Amsterdam, and that's from someone very open minded about the weed and sex trades of the city, it wasn't those things that shocked me I visited for two nights recently, and honestly it was not what I expected Heres what is good to know, before you go: The… Continue reading 5 Things You Need To Know About Amsterdam

Confessions of a Shopaholic

There is literally NOTHING worse, when your fashion fab alarm is ringing, and you can't afford to turn it off. You know what I mean, when you're DESPERATE to shop but are peasant poor but the trends are teasing you. I've touched on this before, on how I shop when I'm tightening the purse strings… Continue reading Confessions of a Shopaholic

Primark Micellar Water Review

So this is a mad one, a £2 cleansing water from Primark? Not gonna lie, I didn't have high hopes for this, it's a huge 430ml bottle, the same size in another leading high street brand would set you back three times the price. So whats the skinny? The labelling on the bottle doesn't make… Continue reading Primark Micellar Water Review

Best Foot Forward

You know me, I'm all about encouraging people to be themselves and not being critical of their choices. Except when it comes to feet, or more specifically scruffy feet in sandals. I cannot be dealing with ANYONES ashy cracked heels, unless you're like my lovely little nan and can't get to your feet for whatever… Continue reading Best Foot Forward

Liv Bloggers Ignite

On Saturday, I had the pleasure of attending an ab-fab bloggers event, set up by the gorgeous Ruth. Ruth had kindly gathered some speakers, to give their advice on a handful of areas relating to building a brand online. There were four speakers in total, and I have to say, each one was brilliant. I… Continue reading Liv Bloggers Ignite

Live Your Life, Be Free

Time to face it - I'm getting on. At 27, I am over the hill, but now I think I have cracked this life business. I won't say happiness, because I'd be lying if I said I was happy all the time, maybe I've cracked just how to life (yes, I don't mean live), how to… Continue reading Live Your Life, Be Free