Knowing how to keep the spark in long distance relationships can be hard. I have been with my boyfriend while at university for three years now and at times, yes, this can be really difficult but ultimately I would consider us a really strong couple. It is inevitable at university that a lot of relationships are strained, both romantic and platonic, and especially when it is a new environment for both of you, it can be hard to know how…

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Time for some mid-week motivation! If you like these and want to see a few more, I have linked my previous ones below: Mental Health Female Empowerment General Motivational Quotes Fitness This week  is focused on university and ties into my Student Diaries posts: Experience with Clearing How to Handle a Bad Mark Revision Tips Now that we are in the month of returning back to university, school, and college I thought it was perfect timing to have some study inspiration…

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So, I discovered the best body cream ever. I have to be honest, body cream is something I don’t often think about and go and purchase for myself. I usually use whatever I have from birthday presents, Christmas presents etc and don’t give it too much thought. This has genuinely all changed now and I would never consider buying another body cream again! When What’s In It For Me? suggested sending me something from their range I was so excited. I…

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When I hit 1500 followers I was asked by … if I would consider doing a blogging advice post. I never considered myself qualified enough or with enough experience to make this post but I thought I would share my personal “swear by” blogging tips with you guys. Keep things polished Nothing puts off a reader like a page that is hard to navigate, looks unfinished (I’m talking about where it still explains what a text widget is.. things like…

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I have been self hosted for a few days and I have to admit it was one of the most stressful and nerve wracking things I have ever done to my blog. I have had ellamaygarrett.com for over a year now and the thought of losing everything that I had worked for was my biggest concern and something that prevented me from taking the plunge before. As I mentioned on my last update post, other people’s experience posts really helped me…

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