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My 2017 ‘To Be Read’ List

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

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What I Got For Christmas 2016

I’ve been so excited to do this post since I posted last years version. I’m so nosy and love seeing what other people had as gifts, so I thought I’d show you all what I got.  – Blu Rays I was so lucky to get some lovely blu ray DVDs from my Mam and boyfriend.… Continue reading What I Got For Christmas 2016

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Feeling festive with mental illness 

Christmas is a stressful time of year for many and even more so for those who suffer with mental illness. I know that I’ve been struggling with my anxiety and low mood, so I thought I’d share some tips with you all of things that help me feel more festive.  Spend time with family and… Continue reading Feeling festive with mental illness 

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Makeup Looks: Too Faced’s ‘Peanut Butter and Jelly’ Palette 

It’s PEANUT BUTTER JELLY TIME!!!! Seriously though, it really is. Today I’ll be showing you two gorgeous looks with the amazing Peanut Butter and Jelly palette by Too Faced. I got this palette as a birthday gift and fell in love with it. It looks good, it feels good, it smells good and it even… Continue reading Makeup Looks: Too Faced’s ‘Peanut Butter and Jelly’ Palette 

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The importance of talking 

Communication is key. We know this. This is something that is repeatedly said to us through our lives. In school we are taught to talk to others, to work as a team, to tell our teacher if we have a problem. In relationships we know that communication is one of the most important aspects. All… Continue reading The importance of talking 

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The importance of friends 

I love having friends. My friends have got me through so much and I feel extremely lucky to have such a supportive bunch. Can you remember your first friend? I can. I can remember all the friends I had in nursery. I’m not friends with them now but if I see them I do say… Continue reading The importance of friends 

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Why I can’t ‘just go for a walk’….

Twitter has recently been inundated with tweets about mental health, sparked by an ignorant and uneducated fool who claims that mental illnesses ‘are not hard’ and that sufferers should just ‘get a grip’ and try ‘going for a walk’. This followed a Twitter conversation (the Twitter chat #TalkMH) about seeking help for mental illness which… Continue reading Why I can’t ‘just go for a walk’….