Friday, 3 June 2016

MONTHLY FAVOURITES | May Music

*This post is not sponsored by Spotify and all opinions are my own*

Recently I've been seriously changing up the music I've been listening too - mainly due to my new premium account on Spotify. I have playlists for the shower, for falling asleep to, for working, for the commute, you name it.

I thought I'd share some of my recent favourites. Due to them all being so different (and I mean, so so SO different) I think there will be something for everyone here...


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Thursday, 2 June 2016

MY LATEST PROJECT | Volunteering Abroad

*This post is not sponsored or endorsed by Volunteer Eco Students Abroad and all opinions are my own*

Another slightly different post this week, I've decided to update you all with something rather exciting happening very very soon...

Back in October, when I was a mere freshling starting the rocky road of university, I attended a meeting run by a man called Cam who came to talk to us about a organisation called VESA (Volunteer Eco Students Abroad). He explained that they take student groups from all around the world on expeditions to volunteer in one of four countries.

They do sixteen expeditions a year to Ecuador, Fiji, South Africa and Thailand volunteering in the local communities whilst also having an amazing experience with the local culture and attractions. Me and my flatmate Talia were instantly convinced, and we signed up for the second Ecuador excursion there and then.


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Sunday, 3 January 2016

MY FAVOURITE FEELINGS IN THE WORLD | Family, friends and travelling



Hank Green did a video a while back about his 15 favourite feelings, then EssieButton did it too, and  a lot of other really cool people - my favourite was HeyClaire's (watch it here) - it inspired this post. I feel this is a nice post to start off 2016 - Happy New Year!

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Thursday, 31 December 2015

REVOLUTION AFFIRMATION PALETTE | My thoughts...


Long time no blog! I was having a browse on the Revolution website the other week and I was shocked at the low prices. I knew that for the value of their eyeshadow palettes, I wanted to pick one up. As the brand is only recently jumping into the makeup scene, I hadn't heard much about which palettes were the best or which shades I was interested in. Having only the websites photos, and other blogger swatches to go on, I grabbed the 'Affirmation' palette on a whim. I thought I'd share what I've thought of it so far:

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Friday, 11 December 2015

'HIGH END' MAKEUP STARTER KIT | My Favourite Luxury Beauty Products...

CAUTION: LONG RAMBLING POST


Today I thought I'd do a round up of all my favourite luxury beauty products away from the drugstore. A long rambling post today I'm afraid!

I'm not one for spending outlandish amounts on my makeup so there are countless more products waaaaaaay more expensive than the ones I'm going to mention, but these bits are all still definitely worth splashing out for! I did a similar post on my Drugstore Makeup Starter Kit if you prefer more of a bargain!

But for the big beauty spenders like me in the world - here are my holy grail 'high end' beauty products:

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Sunday, 6 December 2015

THE LAZY GIRLS GUIDE TO FASHION | My Current Casual Wardrobe Staples.


When it comes to fashion, and the clothes that I wear on an every day basis, I just cannot be bothered. When I go out, or there's a party, or another special occasion I like to get dressed up and put in the effort to look nice and presentable but for my every day look like going to lectures or walking to the shops, it's surprising I don't just go in my pajamas.

I read one of Estee's posts here and it got me thinking about how there might be other girls out there who - like me - need saving when it comes to their clothes. So Estee showed her favourite items and tips to looking chic without the effort, so I thought I would give it a go too. So here are my current casual wardrobe staples that still have you looking half decent:

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Friday, 4 December 2015

NOVEMBER FAVOURITES | The beauty, food and people I've been LOVING

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December has come around once again and I couldn't be more excited to get home for this Christmas! These are a couple of the things I've been obsessed with in the month of November - going into Winter you can see I've cracked out the warmer clothes and highlighter...

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