All Posts By Abi

  • 17th August 2017

My Top 5 Tips for Job Hunters

Hello lovely readers! It’s been a while hasn’t it? Oops! Sorry that I haven’t posted in a while but as I mentioned in a previous post, exciting things have been happening. I’m delighted to share with you that I have started a new job! I’m still in a PR and Marketing agency as I just…

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  • 26th July 2017

Why Am I Suddenly Aware of Gym Culture?

Due to circumstances out of my control, I have recently found myself at a new gym. Unfortunately, the gym I have been visiting for the past two and a half years has closed down so I had no choice but to seek out an alternative. I’ve been attending this new gym for about a month…

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  • 23rd July 2017

5 Things My Dog Does That I Just Love

Playing with my dog the other day, it occurred to me that I’ve never dedicated a blog post to him! A little background first. I have a West Highland Terrier called Freddy, he turned 10 on 13th June and yes, I’ve always been a crazy dog lady. We didn’t get Freddy until I was about…

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  • 14th July 2017

Taking the Next Step

I’m sorry She Who Lives has been a bit quiet recently! I just thought I would give you a little update on what’s going on in my life, big and exciting things are happening for me and it’s all come at once. One big thing I can’t reveal just yet but I promise I will…

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  • 10th July 2017

Praia da Luz, Portugal

It’s that time of year when us Brits jet off in search of warmer climates because ours is so bloody poor (I’m looking out my window right now and the sky is covered in cloud… IT’S JULY!). I’ve recently returned from a week in Portugal with my boyfriend and his family and I miss it…

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  • 2nd July 2017

Brazened Honey Fresh Face Mask by Lush

One thing that I’m really hot on regarding my health and beauty regime is ensuring to take care of my skin. After suffering with bad breakouts throughout my teens, my skin has finally started to become a little clearer now that I’m in my 20’s. I never want to go back to having spot problems…

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  • 14th June 2017

What Have I Been Watching?

Anyone who knows me will instantly tell you that I’m a big TV fan. Don’t get me wrong, I go out and do other things too. I promise I actually do have a life 😉 However, I’m a sucker for a good reality TV show, an American drama or a good movie. I thought it…

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  • 5th June 2017

#OneLoveManchester

Over 11 million people tuned in to Ariana Grande’s benefit concert One Love Manchester last night… and that was just through BBC One. The concert was also broadcast live on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube so people from across the globe could be part of this incredible movement. Like so many others, the events that took…

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  • 2nd June 2017

Review: Death of a Salesman

Plays and stories based around the American Dream enthrall me. I find that they have a certain charm about them which everyone can relate to. In one way or another, we are all dreamers and we all want something that we perhaps can’t have. John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men is a particular favourite of…

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  • 27th May 2017

Turtle Bay launches new Veggie Menu

Caribbean vibes, an assortment of tantalising cocktails and delicious food covered in Jamaican jerk spice – what more could you want on a Wednesday night? I was invited by the kind team at Turtle Bay to try their brand new menu, the first big update since the restaurant opened at Exeter’s Queen St. Dining. The…

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