In the photo: Travel photography by Dan McLeod Do you remember how you picked that perfect holiday destination in the old days before Instagram arrived on our screens? Long gone is the anticipation that came with carrying home a ton of travel brochures back from the shops, then dreamily flicking through the pages looking at the white sandy beaches and sparkling swimming pools, deciding where to fly away to next. Choosing a holiday these days is all but just a click away and where…

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Back in February this year, I was lucky enough to review the Stampin’ Up! Lot’s Of Happy card making kit. So when I heard Stampin’ Up! were looking for bloggers to review another kit, I was super excited and jumped at the chance. A short while later, I was the very happy owner of the Stampin’ Up! Notes Of Kindness card making kit. Stampin’ Up! have been around since 1988 with products allowing to you express your own creativity through…

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In the photo: Notebook & confetti from BlogBox / Postcards from Heleen Van Den Thillart Something I don’t often mention on the blog, but something I am hugely passionate about is living a healthy lifestyle. Quick story: At 23, I went on a weight loss mission and completely changed my lifestyle from boozing, partying and 2am steak and cheese Subways into yoga, vegetarianism, fitness and healthy eating. In the process I lost 4 stone and developed an interest in health…

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In this photo: Motivational postcards by Katie Abey. Over on Twitter, I really enjoy posting inspirational tweets in the hopes that it encourages someone and brightens their day. After posting one particular tweet, I was messaged by Jay Mullings, author of The Thought Book 2, suggesting that if I like these kinda things, I should check out his book. Being the impulsive kinda girl that I am, I did, and a short while later I had my very own personalized copy…

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