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A Hand-Picked Selection of My Favourite Pet Peeves

When I say favourite, I mean the most infuriating, the pettiest and the peeviest (?) of them all – and my favourite to talk about. Everyone has pet peeves, and …

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Question Time with AskReddit

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I’m Sorry.

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A Letter to Cancer

Latest: Lifestyle

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5 Benefits of Exercise from a Certified Couch Potato

Certified couch potato – that would probably be on my tombstone if I died tomorrow. All jokes aside, I live a pretty sedentary lifestyle. Given the choice, I will quite …

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Money Money Money

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A-Z of Curing Writer’s Block

How To Cut Your Own Hair

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Latest: Beauty

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Help! Greasy Hair Fixes – NO Washing or Dry Shampoo

Not a makeup one today, but definitely something I struggle with more often than I’d like to admit (greasing it up RIGHT NOW as we speak). My hair is fairly …

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Help! My Mascara Is All Over My Eyelids

Perks of Every Skin Type

Help! My Foundation Is Too Pink

Latest: Pharmacy

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How to Annoy Your Pharmacist

I used to work in a retail pharmacy at the weekends. It killed two very studenty birds with one stone for me – great work experience and extra pocket money. …

Latest: Music

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Stage Fright

Remember those good old days at school when we had to stand at the front of the classroom and read a poem aloud? Me too. I can’t remember the poems …

My Students Don’t Listen To Me

Should I Start My Child On Music Lessons?

Why I Teach Music

Music, Myself and Moi

Latest: Reviews

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Review: Leviko Designs

The lovely Louise from Leviko Designs very kindly gave me the opportunity to review her jewellery. I was immediately intrigued by the concept and aesthetic of Leviko Designs, and the …

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Review: Hunkemoller – Lingerie, Swimwear and More

Review: Pretty Gifted

Review: Hunted by Robert Woods

Latest: Food

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The Ultimate Chocolate Cake

It’s no coincidence that I’ve been posting dessert recipes recently – my sweet tooth isn’t exactly a well kept secret. So, I had cravings for a rich, dense chocolate cake …

No Bake Maple Cheesecake with Strawberry Coulis