September 14, 2015

Getting ready for walkies : The Autumn edition

Autumn is just around the corner, and with it comes a drop in temperatures and unwelcome windy weather. With two active dogs staying at home just isn’t an option, and whatever the weather they are walked on a daily basis. In the past I’ve always thought badly of raincoats, remembering them as very unflattering, sticky and sweaty. Judging them entirely on teenage memories of wet…

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September 9, 2015

Getting to know Jane Plan : The Lady Herself

My two months with Jane Plan were a fabulous start to my weight loss journey, the food was absolutely delicious and I lost close to a stone without ever feeling deprived. The plan is perfect for someone short on time and low on will power, and as the weeks progressed I started to wonder about the woman behind the meals and how she came up…

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Wedding Wednesday : Saying thank you with Docrafts

There are a few months to go until our wedding and we seem to be experiencing an eerie calm before the storm. Its all gone quiet and there hasn’t been much to do for a few weeks, which I’m not great at coping with. I like to spend a little time researching, plan, make a decision and then do – I don’t cope very well…

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September 7, 2015

Manicure Monday : so far so good

Biting my nails has been a lifelong affliction, with attempts to put an end of the habit starting with good intentions but ending with very bitter defeat. Stress at work and minutes later I’m back to square one…. Now I don’t want to count my chickens before they’ve hatched, but my latest attempt has been somewhat successful. The thought of scruffy wedding day nails putting…

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