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Beauty

Babyliss Curl Secret – worth the money?

I’m a sucker for a new beauty product, and the more new science/technology it entails, the better. I very rarely take any notice of new electrical beauty though. I think I’ve become immune to the new because a) they’re expensive and b) they very rarely work. I’ve become very cynical as my hair doesn’t really like doing what it’s told. A new product that was recently released though caught my eye. A member of staff was talking about seeing their  ...

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Cardmaking

Christmas has begun!

I say begun, but thanks to working in retail it’s actually been going since August for me. But I digress. I’m here today to talk about Christmas cards. I was quite good this year and got a good head start. Such a good head start that I think i’m now in danger of being on a card selling roll and thus make lots of Christmas cards to sellΒ and none toΒ give.Β  I’ve been quite fickle in terms of the ranges I’ve been using and rather than just stick to one and make  ...

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Planning

The planner arrived!

So I teased you slightly in my last planning themed post, stating i’d set my sights on a planner without giving anymore detail than that. It arrived today and to say I was like a kid at Christmas would be an understatement. It is beautiful and the first planner I saw that would actually meet all my needs! The Grandluxe Executive Portfolio Planner. I stumbled across this by accident as it’s not actually on their website. You have to email them to get a hold of the colour options  ...

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Planning

Planning again

I’ve always loved stationery for as long as I can remember. There’s just something about being able to browse the shelves in Partners, Staples etc that I don’t get anywhere else. Thanks to the world of Instagram I’ve had my love of stationery re-affirmed in recent months. Stationery porn. Who knew?Β  I wasn’t very organised in university. It kind of fell by the wayside and looking back, had I been better at planning my life I may have gotten even further  ...

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