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6 Easy lifestyle changes for a happier YOU this winter

Oh I hear ya! Making big lifestyle changes, especially over winter? Bleh!! That’s why I’m here to give you six EASY and quick lifestyle changes that all work together to ensure you stay happy this winter. I’m not here to muck you around and insist you take up a yoga class in order to find true happiness, oh no! But with the below, you may find peace and clarity to rock every day with your best boots on!! I’ve teamed up with the fantastic team at Nutters (available from Countdown nationwide) to deliver… 6 easy lifestyle changes for a happier YOU this winter [ Scroll below for an amazing Nutters giveaway for you to WIN] 1. Start your day off with a stretch: Ever find it really hard to wake up in the morning? Oh, you are preaching to the choir!!! Well, add a super chilly Monday morning to…

How to rug up without losing your shape this winter

Winter. The most troublesome time to shop for a short girl. Why? All the latest trends are fantastic in theory, but the moment you chuck a chunky knit turtleneck over your head, where are you in there?! I know it’s not even short girls these days, with so many winter trends being all about looking wrapped up and super cosy. As a fashion blogger you need to be able to adapt your wardrobe and everything you wear to what makes you warm, feel good, and not lose your shape. But how do you rug up without losing your shape this winter? I’ve refined the four below tricks myself, and tested them on all shapes and sizes (thanks, friends) to ensure they are the best of the best! Happy styling! [ See below for how I’ve styled the latest affordable fashion offerings from The Warehouse ] How to rug up without…

What foundation should you use between seasons?

Uhhhh, foundation between seasons. Am I right?! Summer is easy because you tend to go for lighter coverage, matte foundation. And then, winter? Well it’s the opposite, isn’t it? But in between seasons, what are you supposed to do when half your face is still in summer mode and the other half is already hunkering down for winter? What foundation should you use during Autumn and Spring? I’m here to tell you! Firstly, you want to work out what your products are. This is what I currently use during the main seasons and why… Summer Light coverage: Clinique BIY – Blend It Yourself pigment drops Why? Add this to your favourite moisturiser and control the coverage. In summer, I use one to two drops for light (think BB cream) to medium coverage, but you could also do 3 drops and get a gorgeous summery full coverage. Full coverage: Estee Lauder Double…

How to binge consciously this Easter

A true friend would never tell you not to eat that chocolate, and today I am a true friend. Plus, if I were to tell you to slow down I would be a hypocrite, because that shit will be coming out of my veins this Easter… I’m just making sure to be 1. Aware of it, and 2. Balancing it out with all the good stuff my body still needs. So how do you binge ‘consciously’ over Easter? I have three quick and easy steps that won’t have you paying for it by ways of gym gear and running… Bleh! Up your fluid intake I’m serious, you will need to drink more water in order for your body to stay happy over this time. Sugar dehydrates you, and you will be consuming a lot of it. The way I see it? If you plan on getting through a whole Easter…