Autumn is my favourite time of year and makeup and beauty products are some of my favourite things to buy and also my favourite way to practice self-care. Doing my makeup and making myself feel and smell prettier is my favourite way to make myself feel good when my mental health is shit. So I… Continue reading Autumn Beauty Faves
Something a little different from Rachel Rambling On today. It’s been soooo long since I did a beauty related post, and whilst I’m still using some of my holy grail products, my makeup kit and beauty regime in general has changed so much. Technically, the products in this list aren’t ALL beauty per se but have a little… Continue reading Beauty Must-Haves
Recently I was looking around t’interweb for some new lingerie. Now, I’m a little on the large side. I’ve been blessed (and sometimes cursed) with G cup boobs, I have a chubby belly, thick thighs and stretch marks. Oh, and I’ve recently put on two stone in weight. This weight gain had knocked my confidence,… Continue reading Why don’t we have REAL plus size lingerie models?
Some of my loyal readers (hello family) may remember that last year I went on a body positive/ confidence hype. I trained my brain into loving my body and for a little while it worked. I exercised because I enjoyed it, I ate well – a mixture of healthy foods and treats. I was having… Continue reading Learning to love my body
Ok so I know it may be a little late but I’ve been totally not feeling up to blogging for a while. Finally feeling motivated so here I am! HIIII! I’ve seen so many people doing ‘favourites’ posts and I really enjoy doing them myself so I think I’m going to start doing them each… Continue reading January Favourites
I want to read more. Yes, I am an English Literature student, and yes, I do read a lot. However, it’s very rare these days that I get to read for myself, to read books that I choose for once. For this reason, I have compiled a little ‘to be read’ list. – The Harry Potter series. … Continue reading My 2017 ‘To Be Read’ List
Today on the blog is the lovely Megan of @lzythoughts and http://www.lazythoughts.co.uk/ who is a fellow blogger and extremely positive influence on social media. Megan was so keen to get involved with this campaign and I was so excited to feature her…. “Whenever anyone mentions body positivity to me I’m always drawn back to one… Continue reading Body Positivity Time with Megan
Next up in my #BodyPositivityTime series is the wonderful Talia of http://earthtotalia.blogspot.co.uk/ who is super positive on her blog and social media, as well as taking an active interest in important issues such as raising awareness of mental health. I was so pleased when Talia said she wanted to get involved with my little blog series… Continue reading Body Positivity Time with Talia
*just to clarify this is a review of a product that was sent to me for free. I have not been paid for this and all opinions are honest and are completely my own* So, a few weeks back I was approached on Twitter by a representative of a company called Friction Free Shaving asking whether… Continue reading SMOOTH LEGS FOR SUMMER. SMOOTH LEGS FOREVER.
Next up for my #bodypositivitytime series in fellow blogger, Marc of http://llareggubculture.blogspot.co.uk/ also known as Bugger All Blog. Marc’s blog is very varied, he talks about everything from his love of all things British, to more serious issues such as mental health. A favourite post of mine by Marc is this. I was so happy when Marc said… Continue reading Body Positivity Time with Marc