Tattoos have been something I have always loved and found myself drawn to. I got my first one on my 18th birthday, the second just after my 21st and my most recent one was in January this year. I know that I only have three and some people are covered head to toe but you guys voted to hear more about my tats and what they mean! If you like tattoos, I did a Pinterest tattoo post a while back which…

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I’m a self-confessed lover of romantic gestures and cheesy media constructed holidays like Valentine’s Day. However, one thing I can truly appreciate is that if we indulge in all these commercial holidays, we are inevitably left financially torn by the number of gifts we have to buy. I personally feel like Valentine’s Day is one of the hardest holidays in terms of deciding what to get someone. If you wish to stray away from flowers, chocolates and a card, what…

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When it comes down to makeup, my obsession begins and ends with highlighters. I could pretty much bring myself to give up any other makeup product if I had to… Maybe. But there is something about highlighters in particular that I love. There is nothing quite like having a ridiculous glowing face any time of the day and using going out as an excuse to pack it on and “glow to the Gods”. Highlighters are the industry’s favourite product at the…

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As I find myself stuck in an endless Instagram scroll through an unbelievably gorgeous model’s page, double-tapping on each and every classic beach bikini photo, fruit breakfast on a balcony with a view and candids, I feel bad. Somehow, and for some reason, I can feel absolutely horrible about myself and my appearance, just by scrolling through someone’s page. Ella, you shouldn’t compare people’s lives. Obviously, this is something we all know to avoid but it doesn’t stop it happening. It…

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Now that I have submitted my final two essays I can get round to writing this post that I have been really excited to do! 2017 was just such a rollercoaster. What ever happened to us? We said goodbye to so many icons and legends, we faced political chaos and Mother Nature well and truly hurled some real shit back at us. On top of this (and significantly more trivial, I must add) there were way too many trends that…

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