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2020 Vision: My Mid-Life Intentions

How are you getting on with your New Year’s Resolutions? I find them yet another thing to add to my (never-ending) to do list. So instead, I’m making 2020 mid-life intentions. I turned 40 last year, so what better time to take stock? These mid-life intentions are based on what I’ve learned about myself and the world in the 40 years I’ve been here.

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Christmas, Life & Style

Ultimate Ethical and Eco Friendly Christmas Gift Guide

How is your Christmas shopping going? If you’re looking for ethical and eco friendly gifts for loved ones, and want to support small businesses, read on! If you’re keen to buy from small, UK founded businesses, you’ll find some great gift inspiration in my ethical and eco friendly Christmas gift guide. This gift guide has lots of ideas for ethical gifts, which you can buy with a clear conscience. I hope you’ll be inspired to give something with meaning, that won’t  ...

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Beauty Boosts, Life & Style

15+ Easy Zero Waste Beauty Swaps

Are you looking to minimise waste in your beauty and personal care regime? I’ve come up with 15+ easy zero waste beauty swaps that make it easy to reduce our environmental impact. With concerns (or even panic) about the impending environmental crisis mounting, I believe it’s up to companies to overhaul their environmental policies. I think it’s also up to us as consumers, to do what we can, and buy from environmentally responsible businesses. Of course one person trying to  ...

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Life & Style

A Weekend in Hove: Food and Eco-Friendly Shopping

As a parent, I find it really important to get away by myself every now and then. As much as I love my girls, I need time to recharge and reset. It’s also vital to spend quality time with friends – not just a snatched conversation at the school gates. It’s good for Ryan to spend time with the girls by himself too, and also, he owes me from when he went to a festival for a weekend! Last weekend I spent the weekend with two of my oldest and best friends in Hove where one of  ...

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