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London || Review of ‘Hamilton’

Late January 2017, we touched down in a very, very cold London after an amazing two weeks on honeymoon in Thailand. And I was suffering both jet-lag and the post-vacation blues, badly. But I knew that I also had…

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Interiors || A Peek into my Living Room

In our current (rented) house in York, our living room / dining room is open plan with a door leading on to the narrowest galley kitchen in all of England. There are many, many things that I love about…

sliced vegan pizza
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Seasonal Eating in January

Happy January everyone! Now that we’ve entered a new year and a new month, it’s time for a new seasonal eating list.  I have seen loads and loads of people on my twitter timeline mention that they are taking…

Placing a glowing orb in a giant christmas tree
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What I’m Looking Forward to in 2018

2017 has actually been a really phenomenal year for me personally, and it’s a bit scary to admit that. Sometimes it’s terrifying to say that you’ve been happy because you’re afraid that it will all disappear. And I am.…

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Goodbye Until 2018! (And 2017 Highlights)

Hello everyone! Today is my last day of posting until the 2nd of January 2018. Though it will probably take me until well into February to stop writing “2017” instead. Tomorrow, Sam, Harold and I are hopping into the…

Feminism Lifestyle

Feminist Reads for All Ages

I can probably count using my fingers the number of women we *vaguely* learned about in primary school growing up. (Elizabeth I, Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman, Anne Frank immediately spring to mind). Middle school and high school are only…

Tips on Slow-living at Christmas
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Tips on Slow-living at Christmas

Christmas is supposed to be the most wonderful time of the year… but sometimes it isn’t. Money worries and an over-packed social schedule can easily make this loving, festive time seem stressful, producing unrealistic expectations and panic. But ultimately…

Women Who Inspire Me
Feminism Lifestyle

Women Who Inspire Me #2: Sylvia Plath

The first installation in my “Women who Inspire Me” series, Joan Didion was also a writer. If you’d like to catch up on that first post, you can find it here. So today, somewhat thematically, I’m going to stick…

me in blanket
Lifestyle

A Christmas Homeware Gift List

Maybe it’s my inner granny, but buying home things is one of my favourite things to indulge in. In particular, all things hygge, like delicious candles and thick cosy blankets.  In terms of internet trends, the world may have…