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Month: December 2016

HAPPY PLANNER 12 MONTH KIT UNBOXING

HAPPY PLANNER 12 MONTH KIT UNBOXING

This will be in more detail on YouTube in the new year but I thought I’d share some pictures of the 12 Month Undated Happy Planner kit! If you didn’t know already, I’m doing my weekly and monthly spreads in a planner this year to […]

ON MY WISHLIST – CHRISTMAS 2016

ON MY WISHLIST – CHRISTMAS 2016

Just a disclaimer before we begin: I don’t expect to get any of these items; these are just my ‘dream’ presents that are all on my normal wishlist as well, that I’ll end up buying for myself anyway. Any gifts I do receive will be […]

REAL TECHNIQUES DUPES?

REAL TECHNIQUES DUPES?

I ordered these brushes from eBay for £6.99 and they finally came today (2 weeks later) so I thought I’d review them in case you’re thinking about getting some cheap brushes online! They are listed as being silver with white bristles but I actually like […]

TOP 5 CHRISTMAS LIPSTICKS / 2016

TOP 5 CHRISTMAS LIPSTICKS / 2016

I am planning a favourite winter lipsticks post for next month but I thought I’d do a Christmassy one first. Nothing says ‘jingle bells’ like a festive lipstick. Firstly is the Sleek Matte Me lipstick in Vino Tinto. This one is a purple-red, like a […]

W7 HONOLULU BRONZER REVIEW

W7 HONOLULU BRONZER REVIEW

If you’ve watched my November Favourites (click here to watch) you would have seen that the W7 Honolulu Bronzer was something I did not enjoy the first time I used it. But I decided to give it another go! Here’s my honest review. The bronzer […]

RECREATING EDITORIAL MAKEUP

RECREATING EDITORIAL MAKEUP

You might have read a similar post to this a while ago if you’ve been around here since (nearly) the beginning. Basically, one of my first YouTube videos I filmed was The Editorial Challenge. But ALAS. I accidentally deleted the footage and was only left […]

STUDY TIPS FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

STUDY TIPS FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

I’ve done uni twice now, so I’ve stacked up a few tips for effective studying. Sometimes I think I should take my own advice because I get behind on my work ALL THE TIME. But do as I say and not as I do and […]

SECRET SANTA GIFT IDEAS

SECRET SANTA GIFT IDEAS

Secret Santa. The bane of many employees’ existences in December. It’s just your luck that you’d get the weird colleague whose name you didn’t know until now. But have no fear – I’ve compiled a list of non-specific secret santa gifts you can find for […]