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How To: Pom Pom Cushion

This is a project that had been on my list for absolutely ages - I bought the fabric back in April and have been meaning to get around to making this cushion cover ever since. I had seen a cushion in Homesense with little pom poms all around the trim and figured I could make… Continue reading How To: Pom Pom Cushion

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A Look Inside My Planner – Autumn Edition

For a year that started off really slowly (who can remember how long January and February felt?!) it seems to have got to October awfully quickly! Christmas things are in the shops already and the year seems practically over, with people talking about things coming in 2019 already. Since much of the year has now… Continue reading A Look Inside My Planner – Autumn Edition

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A Letter To Autumn

Dear Autumn, You're definitely here again, autumn, even if you were a little late this year. The weather is grey and rainy and I'm finding it more and more difficult to get out of bed in the mornings so I know for sure it's you. I tried to pretend you weren't coming this year -… Continue reading A Letter To Autumn

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5 Tips for Starting Uni – Studying Edition

So you’ve just started uni, you’ve met your house mates, and have a vague understanding of the need to budget your money so as not to completely run out. If you haven’t, have a read of my previous posts in this starting uni miniseries – I’ve written one about housemates and one about budgeting already.… Continue reading 5 Tips for Starting Uni – Studying Edition

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5 Tips for Starting Uni – Money Edition

In the second of this 5 Tips for Starting Uni mini series, I thought I'd tackle another big subject: money. Students are well known for having little to no money, so I thought I'd share some of the tips and tricks I used to get through my 3 years at university without being completely skint.… Continue reading 5 Tips for Starting Uni – Money Edition

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5 Tips for Starting Uni – House mates Edition

I've been seeing lots of posts on social media about people starting university this week and I'm not going to lie - I'm jealous. I had a wonderful time at university and really wish I could do it all over again. The £45,000 student debt I've now got is really the only thing putting me… Continue reading 5 Tips for Starting Uni – House mates Edition

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August/September Favourites

I know it's more traditional to have a monthly favourites post at the start or end of a month, but I thought why not combine a couple of months to include things I've been liking over the past 6 weeks?! I definitely don't change my favourite things enough to warrant a regular favourites post, but… Continue reading August/September Favourites