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Cardmaking, Planning

Essential Silhouette Tools

I’ve had my Silhouette for 3, maybe 4 years now? Over the years I’ve built up a little supply of Silhouette tools that I’d call pretty essential for anyone just getting into using the machine. While many of these are geared towards sticker making primarily, I use most of these when cardmaking too. The fiddly stuff Tweezers are a bit of a given really. They massively help to get those small die cuts picked up off the mat. Particularly with card stock I find if I’m not  ...

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Beauty

Falling down the Asian Skincare Rabbit Hole

I had got into a great place with my skin. Zits were minimal, hydration wasn’t an issue and I’d started the anti ageing fight. And then it all changed. Suddenly, my skin is now the worst it’s been in months. Possibly even longer. In my skincare research I kept coming back to the increase in popularity of Asian Beauty. I was already aware of it thanks to all those adorable Panda themed products popping up lately. However, once I started researching the concept properly I  ...

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Planning

Bullet Journal Update: The Tools

A little bullet journal update today and a focus on what I’m using in my bujo! It’s a fact that you don’t need anything fancy to bullet journal – just a pen and paper. For a stationery addict like myself though, I’ve obviously accumulated some tools over the past couple of months. The first thing I wanted for my bullet journal was a better way to find my important pages – mainly my monthly trackers and dailies. I feel like I’m the only one that  ...

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Beauty

Skyn Iceland Icelandic Relief Eye Cream – The Weekend Review

It has taken me so long to write this! If you read my post reviewing the M&S Beauty Advent Calendar from last year you’ll have seen me raving about this eye cream. I really liked the little pot I received and as soon as I needed more eye cream I purchased this. I managed to pick this up from Marks and Spencer when they were having a free gift event. With my eye cream I got this great little pack of extra goodies. The extras were Pure Cloud Cream, Eye Gels and the Fresh Start Mask.  ...

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