Essie Button

Estee from Essie Button is without a doubt one of my favourite YouTubers of all time. I won’t bore you with the numerous parallels I can draw between her life and mine (evidence of faithful fandom!) but I will say this – she has the ability to make the most mundane and simple things precious […]

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One Fine Day

After a long (and I mean, LONG) hiatus from blogging, I am back! Apologies for abandoning you – apparently life can get in the way of a lot of things. The biggest news to date is – I’m engaged! With a wedding in September and an engineer husband who likes to look at everything from […]

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Fruit Circus

Well hello there. Here are two things that make me happy: colourful pants and Carmex. On a sunny day like this, they both went out for a play. These circus-tent bottoms were a bargain I snatched up at Shop Til You Drop’s Fashion Weekend earlier in the year. The Saveus boys had a stand and […]

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Nostalgia: Teenage Angst

Sometimes I do miss teenage angst. My hormone-controlled years were filled with so many outpourings of creativity – my mind has never been more active. All those tears, all the questioning and the bucket-loads of emotions; only to be washed anew with cold, harsh and mundane reality the next morning. Here’s a little snippet of […]

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POPPING PILLS – MY EXPERIENCE WITH ACNE TREATMENTS

Growing up, I never had acne. I was always that clear-faced teenager people envied. I was even slightly cruel to those suffering hormonal tidal-waves – calling them names and suggesting they should wash their face better. I used to think acne was caused by a lack of hygiene. How naive and stupid I was! Karma […]

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MY SKINCARE ROUTINE – ANTIPODES, DERMALOGICA AND BIODERMA

Winter is well and truly here (well, nearly)! I’ve been freezing my butt off in Sydney lately, refusing to dress for the season. It feels like we never got a transitional season. What about my cute duster coats? They don’t get to have much fun this year. With the change in season, I have switched […]

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PRICELINE HAUL!

I’ve been a naughty girl. The moment that Priceline newsletter reached my inbox on Tuesday I started working on a comprehensive shopping list. Besides a substantial amount of guilt, I managed to tick off the majority of that list. So, here I am sharing my latest loves and what you should rush out to the […]

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