I like all these things

Hello, friends. I’m back again! This time I’ve collated a whole heap of stuff that I love on Firebox. Firebox is a great place to find unique or quirky gifts, so I’ve gathered some of my favourites to share with you lot.   The pun on the website is: Brew-tea and the Beast. Amazing, incredible,…

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Save The Bees

I’ve always been quietly fascinated by bees. I was never a screecher or a runner, mainly because I genuinely find the hum of bees to be relaxing rather than intimidating. But my quiet interest has recently turned into a complete obsession. In this blog post I’m going to compile a few of my favourite resources,…

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Stress Eating

I’m self-aware enough to know that I’m a stress eater. My weight fluctuates constantly because I have a kind of oral fascination (lol) and constantly need to be snacking when I’m stressed. Also I’m normally very stressed yet bored, another trigger for eating crap. So, I try to avoid major temptation around times when I’m feeling…

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Things I’ve Been Loving

This week I thought I’d do a little round-up of things I’ve been loving recently. I’ll be talking about body products, podcasts, films and more. Read on, McDuff.   The Body Shop Fuji Tea Tree Body Butter Ohhhhh, this moisturiser is my favourite of all time. I’m now a frequent swimmer (see below) so my…

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Isle of Dogs

HOORAY for a new Wes movie! Let me start by saying that I was worried that this film would be artistically good, the kind of film that people rave about and speak in confusing sentences about, but that it wouldn’t be fun to watch. I was wrong. This film was beautiful, weird, and intrinsically entertaining. Plus, dogs.…

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Quick & Easy Food

Monday Stir fry is easy enough already, but to make it even easier, just pick up a ready-chopped mix of vegetables. Toss the veg into a large pan with some oil (a dash of sesame/garlic oil if you have it) and add a little soy sauce. Cook the noodles in boiling water and drain when…

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Charmed Life – Diana Wynne Jones

I told you I’d be back ASAP! This next book was suggested to me by my older sister, it’s her favourite book of all time and I see why! If the author’s name seems familiar to you, it’s perhaps because she wrote Howl’s Moving Castle, which later became one of my favourite Studio Ghibli films.…

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