AHHHH! Do you ever have that moment when you are trying to remember a word in your head and cannot. for the life. of you. remember. it. ?

I had that moment not a moment ago, sitting down to write a post on glossy make up. Now, I’m not completing that post as it was going to be more sharing inspiration pictures from Pinterest, and I feel like we have moved on from that, and its a little bit lazy. 

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You know, sometimes I feel quite mental. 

In the throws of a panic attack, I am at such a heightened state that everything looks and feels a bit technicolour. 

However other times, everything seems quite normal, but sometimes I wonder what is actually real and what isn’t. I’m not talking hallucinations or anything, just sometimes feeling things are a little off. 

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So I am considered over weight. 

After years of medical issues more serious than my weight, I am not afraid to admit I have a little too much weight on this frame. 

And this is where I promptly fall foul of the weight loss industry and how it interacts with the medical sector. 

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You don’t have a soul. You are a Soul. You have a body.

C S Lewis

‘True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.’

C S Lewis

The cloud never comes from the quarter of the horizon from which we watch for it.

Elizabeth Gaskell


So until recently (and by recent I mean the last 5 years) I had nil to no interest in make up. 

I participated in a basic beauty routine and tried to get away with as minimal make up as possible. 

It wasn’t until I really started working and spent some more time with my sister-in-law that I started to become more interested in it. 

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There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart.

Jane Austen