It is the beginning of August and it has been absolutely chucking it down with rain for days on end. Slightly unseasonal. I also happen to have failed my driving test†again this morning, so with this combined, I?m feeling kind of? blue. After[...]
Blogger firsts are always exciting. If you?re a creative, you?ll know the thrill of someone liking your work, seeing the little†New Comment! notification appear in the corner of your screen, or reaching the next milestone of your project?s[...]
Overall I loved my time at university. I studied in Hull (City of Culture 2017, w00t w00t) for three great years and fell head over heels with both the campus and the city. I made lifelong friends, overcame obstacles ranging from minor to catastrophic, significantly increased[...]
Happy August! Welcome to the last month of summer, even though it may not look very summery this side of the pond. I?m keeping my fingers crossed that the rain decides to peter off before my little seaside holiday in a couple of weeks! James and I have rented a little flat in Cornwall for a[...]
I know I?m not the least photogenic person in the world, but I still have my insecurities in front of the camera. Group photos aren?t a problem, it?s just when I?m the only one in the spotlight? that?s when I can get a little uncomfortable![...]
Anxiety is different for everybody. That?s very important. As with any mental health problem, matching the symptoms on the scoresheet is one thing, but actually experiencing it is another. It?s extremely difficult for a sufferer to fully explain how things[...]
At what point does a hobby become a bit of an obsession? Where do you draw the line? Because when it comes to makeup, I never switch off! I’m always on the lookout, scouting for new brands and cult products.
I must?ve read a blog post about Golden[...]
I absolutely adore drugstore makeup. With brands like Makeup Revolution and Sleek on the Superdrug shelves, I think it?s awesome that amateurs and connoisseurs alike have access to high quality yet affordable bits and bobs. In the (not too frequent) past when I?ve[...]
A few days late, but happy July!
June has been a pretty swell month for me. My bestie Clairey is back from her transatlantic travels in Australia, so she drove up to mine for a reunion; we had Spoons and went Pok√©mon hunting and generally did lots of catching up. I also[...]
Everyone loves a good beauty stock-up sesh, right? But we all know the struggle of searching for that one holy grail product only to find out it is yet again out of stock, and trawling through the same beauty counters and drugstore shelves can get a bit *whispers*[...]