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May 2014

Beauty Boxes

Glossybox May 2014 – Summer Beauty Edit With Superdrug

May 16, 2014
Glossybox May 2014 - Summer Beauty Edit With Superdrug

  Glossybox have been massive teases this month, dropping loads of hints about their upcoming collaboration (we all guessed it would be Superdrug though, right?) but boy was all the suspense worth it! This is hands down my best box ever with a whopping five full sized items and two samples! I’ll use absolutely everything and can honestly say there’s nothing I would change.   Max Factor Facefinity All Day Primer This alone is worth more than the cost of…

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Beauty Boxes

Birchbox May 2014 Review

May 13, 2014
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It seems Birchbox have stuck with their minimal packaging and have now taken to a smaller cardboard package in favor of their previous outer box. This is somewhat of a shame, since I reused mine for storing lots of different bits and bobs, but this month has made up for it, because the Birchbox itself is absolutely gorgeous, they have teamed up with Harper’s Bazaar and packed it full of lovely items. Benefit – They’re Real! Mascara – 3g sample…

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Travel

Holland Adventures

May 11, 2014
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You might have noticed we’ve been very quiet this week! I’ve just returned from the mainland where I spent the week with my lovely boyfriend in his home-town of Rotterdam, NL. Long distance relationships do have massive downsides, but I get a lot of European mini-breaks that help make up for the arduous time spent apart! I ┬áhad a lovely week that was filled with lots of time outdoors (despite having thoroughly British weather that couldn’t decide if it wanted…

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Lifestyle, Vegan, Vegetarian

The Vegan Kind May Box

May 9, 2014
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I had high hopes and the biggest of plans for blogging this week whilst Gem was away in Rotterdam, but after coming down with the flu, I’ve conserved most of my energy for getting through the day job (perks of being self-employed!). Unfortunately this has meant the blog has taken a bit of a back seat whilst I’ve been indulging in a pre-school-esque 8pm bedtime. Although I’m still under the weather, today I opened the door in my dressing gown,…

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