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The Beauty gadgets you need. And the ones you don't.

The Beauty gadgets you need, and the ones you don’t

Beauty Gadgets These days there’s a gadget for everything, including almost all skin concerns. With so much choice, and many with high price tags, what are the beauty gadgets that you actually need? And what ones are maybe not worth your money? In this post, I’ve compiled research on each of the most popular types of beauty gadgets on the…

4 Escapist Books to Get Lost In | ShePrevails

4 Escapist Books to Get Lost In

There’s nothing better than a good book to escape your reality, especially during these winter months in lockdown. These four escapist books were a welcome distraction and ones I highly recommend to you! The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Buy a copy here! I absolutely adored this book. Although a fictional story, the characters feel so real.…

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Let’s Get Things Done Today

It’s a strange time for us all, and never before has a daily routine been more important. Giving structure to your day can help you feel organised and calm. Stay on track in lockdown with my daily quarantine productivity planner. As the days and weeks during lockdown roll into each other, I know most of us are adjusting to new…

Lisbon hills

Lisbon City Guide

As Portugal’s capital, Lisbon is a unique city bursting with culture and great places to eat and stay. For us, it was our first stop on a two week trip around Portugal but for many, it is seen as an ideal city break for a short weekend away. It is known as one of Europes cheapest city break destinations! Make…

What I bought recently from Nasty Gal

Things I Bought & Links I Love

What I bought recently From Nasty Gal Lace Bodysuit  Leopard Skirt Knotted Cropped Shirt  Leather Belt  Leopard Shirt Linen Blazer  See Through Buckle Belt  From ASOS Spotted Long Sleeve Blouse  Orange Drape Front Wrap Top  Nike Training Crop Top  Bardot Belted Sundress Polka Dot Print Skirt Black Sweetheart Neckline Wrap Top Veja Trainers Veja Campo  My Veja Pinterest board  Link’s I’m…

The Books You Should Read & Avoid From 2018

The Books You Should Read & Avoid

At the start of 2018, I set myself a goal of reading at least one book a month. I’m delighted I managed to stick to it and have continued to do this in 2019. I had planned on posting a monthly ‘Book Club’ post to review each one as I read them but unfortunately, I wasn’t as committed to this goal. Instead, I…

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Mini Reads & Recommendations // February 17th

Oh hey, haven’t seen you in a while! “Do you still blog? What’s happened to your blog? Are you done with it now?” These are some of the questions friends have asked me in the last few weeks. I found it difficult to answer because although I haven’t been posting, I never felt like I was done I just wasn’t feeling inspired anymore so…

Overcoming Anxiety: Mental Health Month

Hi Guys, coming to you with something a little different this week. As you may already be aware, October is mental health month so I’ve been inspired to write on the topic. I want to keep this post light. Not everyone has suffered severe depression but I think as humans, we all go through periods of uncertainty, confusion and/or grief. This post is…

Honest review of the ordinary skincare

Everything You Need To Know About The Ordinary Skincare Products

Cute minimalist dropper bottles, crazy waitlists, behind the scenes drama, too-good-to-be-true prices. Welcome to the world of The Ordinary. An ironic name considering the line is anything but ordinary.   I’ve always been a big fan of my skin care and regularly try new products and brands, however, I had very little knowledge of the ingredients I was using. I would choose a product based…