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    Kicking The Shit Out Of Option B

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    While we were away this week I started reading Sheryl Sandberg’s most recent book, Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy. For those of you who don’t know, Sheryl Sandberg lost her husband, Dave, very suddenly last year. Two weeks after his death, Sheryl was preparing for a father-child activity at her daughter’s school. “I want Dave”, she cried to her friend. He replied “Option A is not available. So let’s just kick the shit out of Option…

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    The 4 Friends That Every Girl Needs

    One of my favourite things about 2017 so far is that it’s brought me lots of opportunities to spend quality time with my very excellent pals. From celebrating weddings and hen…

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    10 favourites this week (#141)

    Happy Monday from Spain! If you follow me on Instagram then you’ll probably have seen that I’ve spent this weekend exploring Bilbao, and today we’re off to check out San Sebastián.…

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    A Little Reminder

    Life is short and messy and painful and unpredictable. The only thing any of us know is that we have a finite amount of time on this planet. We might have 28 years…

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    10 favourites this week (#140)

    Oh hey there Monday, you came around quickly didn’t ya?! Lucky for me, I’ve had one of those weekends that has really set me up for a good week ahead. Lots…

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    September Round Up & October Goals

    Is it just me, or does it feel like I was just telling you all about my September goals a couple of days ago?! This month has flown by in the…

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    10 favourites this week (#139)

    Happy Monday everyone and happy October! This month is one of my favourites – the temperature starts to drop, the evenings get darker and it’s completely socially acceptable to spend lots…

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    Some Thoughts On Changing My Name

    If you’ve been reading this blog for the past couple of months you’ll know that I recently got married. In June, Sam, my boyfriend of seven years, and I finally tied…

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    10 favourites this week (#138)

    Happy Monday everyone! I don’t know if it’s the time of year, or the fact that I’ve had some really bloody lovely weekends recently, but I’m feeling happier than I have…