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The scars behind my sparkle

I have a 3 ½ inch scar on my chest. For a long time that scar made me cry every time I saw it. It was a constant reminder to me that the happy, free-spirited, sparkly version of me was gone for good. I’d been replaced by a fragile, unhappy,…

This is why Christmas should start in August…

Don’t you just love going on your summer hols? Time to take things down a notch, visit a lovely place, have some yummy food, do some napping (less of that if you have kids, I know), read a book, get some sunshine and just have a break away from your…

Feeling tired and droopy? Add this to your water!

If you were given a beautiful green, healthy, flowering plant and didn’t water it, what would happen? It would quickly change from vibrant green and upright to a sad, lifeless, droopy heap. Not to be rude, but do you ever feel like that? Tired, lacklustre, flat and not like the…

You see what you’re wearing today? You can’t wear that on Thursday!

This Thursday you and me are getting dressed up! The reason? I’m sick of looking crappy and need your help. I used to make an effort with my appearance all the time. As a chubby toddler I loved a tutu and tiara. As a mardy teen I’d spend ages fixing…
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Please don’t read this, I’m not ready!!!

I don’t want you to read this blog or look at my website or see my first Instagram snap - I'm serious! I’m not ready! I’m not ready for people to have an opinion about me - about the things I write, or how I look or anything. I’m not…