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The Ultimate Summer Prawns Recipe

It’s hot, it’s heady and it’s finally barbecue season!  I came up with this prawn recipe before a family barbecue a few years ago and I have to say, it’s pretty darn delicious! A combination of desiccated coconut, honey, lime and spices – these prawns are zesty and zingly in all of the right places.…


Five Jewellery Brands I Just Can’t Stop Thinking About

It probably won’t come as a surprise that since I have been writing for the wonderful antique and vintage jewellery company Lillicoco, I have become more than just a little bit obsessed with jewellery I mean, it was going to happen at some point. Jewellery is, of course, the finishing touch of an outfit and…


How to Dress Like Jeanne Damas

Disclaimer 26th June 2020: Due to change and education, I have made a pledge to promote only sustainable brands and garments from now on that both fight for a circular economy in fashion and pay garment workers a fair living wage. I have decided to keep all of the former brands and items listed in…


The Defense of [Writing or Reading] Fluffy Literature

It is no secret that reading is highly subjective, but that doesn’t rid it from biases. Writers – especially women: Don’t let anyone sneer at you for writing “fluff.” Fluff is an insulator. Correctly used, it can stop you from freezing, or burning to death. Fluff fiction is designed to protect you from the relentless…

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Six Months on the Kyleena Coil Explained Through Britney Spears

DISCLAIMER: I am definitely not a doctor, or anyway trained to be giving scientific information or advice regarding contraception. This is an informative blog post aimed at young women who are thinking of changing their contraception and specifically if they are thinking of going on the coil. I wanted to write this blog post because…

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The Astronaut Who Came to Tea

Thuddlewump, Tiddleybop, Screeeeeeeeeeeeeeeech!!!!!!!!! The deafening sound echoed around the craters of the moon. Silence. Gombleswamp’s beady eyes peered over the crater. Clouded with age, he could only just make out bright purple strobe lights illuminating the dark sky, but he could smell thick smoke.  Unsure what to do next, he decided to pluck up the…


Me, My Body and I

It may be surprising to some that I have had a negative and fluctuating perception of my body image for most of my life; and to others, it will sound like a broken record.  Of course, with estimations that body image issues affect 7 out of 10 young women, it is a common problem that…