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Eyeshadow palettes for winter

Hi, I'm Steph and I have a slight addiction to buying eyeshadow palettes. If I'm not buying them, I am reading about them, looking up swatches and lusting after new ones. So I'm going to start blogmas off by talking about a few of my favourites at the moment. A palette I have been reaching… Continue reading Eyeshadow palettes for winter

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How a baby affects your relationship

Babies. Those cute little things that have the power to change lives overnight. How can something so tiny affect your relationship. Well... 1) You become obsessed with sleep. How much you're getting, how much they are getting and most importantly how much your baby gets and how you wish it was more.  2) You also… Continue reading How a baby affects your relationship

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Happy Birthday!

My little boy is one. One. 365 days old. (Well 366 days when you're reading this or 367 if this year was a leap year. Like who remembers stuff like that. Unless you have a birthday on 29th Feb). Anyway... it literally feels like yesterday I was in labour and now I have a little… Continue reading Happy Birthday!

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Make up that actually lasts all day

As fun as make up can be, sometimes it is a nightmare trying to find a product that works for you and actually lasts. Over the past few months, I have been testing several products to see what works for me during work. For context, I work in a pub, which can get quite warm,… Continue reading Make up that actually lasts all day

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How to survive living with strangers

Moving out is stressful enough. Moving to live with strangers is even more daunting. I have managed to move in with strangers four times (once was unplanned thanks to the bathroom ceiling falling in, thank you landlord for that solid foundation) so these are things I have done in order to make the whole process… Continue reading How to survive living with strangers

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What I learned from a day without my phoneΒ 

So I was phone free for 36 hours. This wasn't planned. I didn't just decide to be without a phone for some spiritual reason. Nope. My phone had a massive crack across the screen, which meant I couldn't unlock it. So rather than spending hours trying to find my old phone, I wanted to see… Continue reading What I learned from a day without my phoneΒ 

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Two books that prepared me for parenting

When I was pregnant, I didn't have a clue how to raise a baby. I'd never even held a baby until a month before he was born. I decided to give myself a head start by reading so many books but there is only so much you can read about the dangers of co-sleeping and… Continue reading Two books that prepared me for parenting

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Skincare products I will always use

I find it so hard to find skincare that is actually good for my skin, especially since having Spencer. My skin is very sensitive, to the point where products that are 'gentle' are still stinging my skin. So these are the things I use when my skin is in this state. Because, although the Glamglow… Continue reading Skincare products I will always use