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Two Life Changing Tips for Getting Stuff DONE (being productive & not feeling guilty about it!).

This year, I learned two tips that, no lie(!) - life changing. These two techniques will help you feel more productive (you will be!), they'll make you actually WANT to do the shit you just *need* to do, and you won't feel guilty about it either! 

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How to have the BEST day at home during quarantine/self isolation/lockdown

How are you coping with the chaos? I won't lie, the last few days have been ROUGH. I've seen some absolutely terrible treatment of the chronically ill or those with existing conditions, it made me worry! However, as always I am doing my best to focus on the good, my have gots, not my have nots. Here are some more tips for having the BEST day at home during quarantine/self isolation/lockdown.

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International Women’s Day 2020 – taking back my power

International Women's Day has given me the motivation I needed to "take back my power" I just need to you know, Rosy Riveter strong arm THE SHIT out of life! Here's how you can too!

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Womanifest – Empowerment and Lifestyle Show *giveaway*

In a round about way, it is kind of an eye roller right? You log in to Facebook and see someone who is an absolute TOAD share this when you know full well, she is not empowering ANYBODY. Womanifest is an empowerment and lifestyle show, that was held in Manchester in March 2020 by Ladies Life Lounge - I hope they do another one.

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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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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

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Home Organisation – Ikea Alex 9 Drawers – Organisation Tips for Makeup & Cosmetics

I LOVE tidy shit. I don't always love tidying but this is therapy! Here are my top tips for getting your Ikea Alex 9 Drawers in tip top shape. I use mine for makeup storage but you could use these for anything from stationary, office and homeware or baby bits. Any hoo, heres how I've… Continue reading Home Organisation – Ikea Alex 9 Drawers – Organisation Tips for Makeup & Cosmetics

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How to Chill The F**k Out and Relax When Things are Uncertain or you’re Anxious

Sometimes, we find it difficult to relax. Life is busy, tough, chaotic, loud and sometimes just downright poopy. Here are some of my favourite ways to relax! At the end of the blog, I’ll be providing links for some of my favourite things from each section!

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Sustainable Shopping & Slow Fashion – How to make the most of Thrift Shopping for Second Hand Clothes

I wrote this post three years ago! I've came back and tidied it up a little bit. Now, I am trying to shop more sustainable, understanding slow fashion, and looking after the environment. Second hand shopping has always been a favourite hobby of mine, here's how to make the most of shopping second hand.