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Month: August 2016

WHY I DROPPED OUT OF UNIVERSITY… THE FIRST TIME

WHY I DROPPED OUT OF UNIVERSITY… THE FIRST TIME

This may not be what new students want to read just before they start university, so feel free to skip this post if you’re a first-year. University was a very important time in my life and I have absolutely no regrets about going, but I […]

MY LEVEL 10 LIFE IN MY BULLET JOURNAL

MY LEVEL 10 LIFE IN MY BULLET JOURNAL

I stumbled upon a post by BohoBerry (a popular blogger) where she talks about her Level 10 Life and how she incorporates it into her Bullet Journal. I don’t know what a level 10 life is or where it came from, but I liked the […]

WHAT’S IN MY HANDBAG? – AUGUST ’16

WHAT’S IN MY HANDBAG? – AUGUST ’16

Handbags are mystical items. You can find things that have been missing since 1993, crumbs, a whole makeup bag, receipts, snacks and occasionally a purse and some keys. My handbag was £10 from George at Asda; I’m not one of those bloggers with a Mulberry […]

HUSBAND EXPLAINS WHAT MAKEUP IS

HUSBAND EXPLAINS WHAT MAKEUP IS

This tag (originally with ‘boyfriend’ instead of ‘husband’) was created by Kirsty from Life in Excess and expanded on by Laura from BuyNowBlogLater. H: How do you reckon you’ll do today? C: I feel like I’ve learnt a lot over the past few months. Although I […]

BULLET JOURNAL SPREAD IDEAS

BULLET JOURNAL SPREAD IDEAS

I know that I’m always searching for bullet journal ideas and so other people probably are too! So I’ve compiled a list of ideas that I’ve had, found or used for anyone that is stuck in a little bullet journal rut! Enjoy! Yearly, Monthly, Weekly […]

HOW I MET MY HUSBAND & A TIMELINE OF ‘US’

HOW I MET MY HUSBAND & A TIMELINE OF ‘US’

Myself and my husband Chris have been married since February 2016. We got engaged in March 2015 and met in October 2014, so our relationship was a bit of a whirlwind, but we’re rock steady and have been married for a while now, so it […]

A DAY IN THE LIFE – AUGUST 2016

A DAY IN THE LIFE – AUGUST 2016

I work from home, so I don’t have a set morning routine like most other adults, but I still have an order of activities that I tend to follow during the week. Sometimes the monotony of a routine can get quite dull, so I don’t […]

MEET MY FAMILY

MEET MY FAMILY

[I updated this post in March 2018] I thought, as you will be reading about myself a fair bit as you read more of the blog that I would introduce myself and my family properly in a blog post. You’ll know a little about us if you’ve […]

HOW AND WHY I BULLET JOURNAL

HOW AND WHY I BULLET JOURNAL

[I updated this post 11 months after it went live on 09/07/2017!] I discovered Bullet Journaling like many others on Pinterest and was immediately in love with the idea, despite being slightly overwhelmed with the sheer volume and beauty of the different spreads and ideas. […]

WELCOME TO HOLLIFE.CO.UK

WELCOME TO HOLLIFE.CO.UK

[I updated this post after it went live on 09/07/2017 and again on 17/03/2018 – the original date was 01/08/2016] Happy August, and welcome to the very first post on Honestly, Holly! This blog has been a long time coming; I first created an account […]