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Lifestyle and travel posts from blogger based in Edinburgh

Back to School Vibes ready for the new season

Back To School Vibes

Last week I spoke about how I’ve been suffering the worst writer’s block over the last few weeks. I’m putting it down to a summer slump. The students at the college I at returned today and I think their back to school vibe has rubbed off on me. There is something about this time of […] Read more…

How to Break Out of a Creative Rut

10 Ways to Break Out of a Creative Rut

I’m some of you will have noticed I’ve been very quiet on the blogging front the last few weeks. I’ve suffered from the worst case of writer’s block. It is a truly horrible experience not feeling any motivation or inspiration to do what you love. This blog is my creative outlet so not finding the words […] Read more…

Transitioning to Cruelty-Free Beauty

It’s been a while since I’ve spoken about beauty on here. To be honest there isn’t any real reason other than I’ve been more focused on fashion and slow living. I first spoke about wanting to transition to cruelty-free beauty a last year. So I thought it was time to check in with how I’m […] Read more…

Outfit of the day from vacation to Cape Verde

Cape Verde Style Diary

In case you hadn’t already heard. I’ve just come back from a week of sun, sea and cocktails in Cape Verde. To be perfectly honest with you, we didn’t do much on our trip. It was more a case of fully embracing slow living and relaxing by the pool. After starting full-time work again, alongside running […] Read more…

Welcome to The Sustainable Edit

I’m equal parts nervous and excited writing this post. I don’t think I’ve felt like this about a blog post since I hit publish on my very first post back in 2014. But I guess I better just get on with it and introduce you to The Sustainable Edit. I’ve been considering a name change […] Read more…

Dog Photography Tips

A few weeks ago me and Charlie (the dog) swapped our usual Sunday morning routine of lounging around the house for something a wee bit different. We jumped into the car and headed into the city bright and early for a dog photography class. The class was organised by Kilometre Zero with Ally Jones as our […] Read more…

Purchases from IKEA live lagom shop designed to create a more sustainable home

6 Months of Living Lagom

Some of you may remember back in January I introduced you to the word Lagom. If you don’t remember please read this post to find out what it’s all about. I wanted 2017 to be about finding a balance in life. From my capsule wardrobe to my makeup bag to my kitchen and everything in […] Read more…

Scandi interior ideas

Cosy Minimalist Home Inspiration

As a few of you will know I’m currently in the process of renovating the entire (except the toilet) downstairs of my home. It’s a big job which is going to take a few weeks to finish. So I’ll apologise in advance for all my upcoming interiors chat. The major project is the kitchen which is […] Read more…

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