• London Marathon

    October 9, 2015 Hels

    Last week, the post brought with it the news that I’d been given a ballot place for the London Marathon, so that’s pretty exciting! As I’ve written about before, I love running, but a marathon is definitely the biggest challenge I’ve had so far! I’ve been looking at training programmes and I can’t wait to get started. I’m going to use this blog, alongside MapMyRun, to track my training and the routes I can try out. If anyone has any…

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  • Interview: Elizabeth Danon Interior Therapy

    September 30, 2015 Hels

    I recently bought my first flat with my boyfriend, which was ridiculously exciting. The move was also the same week that I was moving jobs, and so it was a pretty stressful time. We were really looking forward to being able to decorate the flat to make it ours. As I’ve written about before, I suffer from anxiety and so I wanted our home to be a calming place where we are surrounded by things we loved, but I had…

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  • Monday Runday

    September 29, 2015 Hels

    The idea that exercise is good for your mind as well as your body is a notion that many people can attest to…

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  • Autumn Cupcakes

    September 27, 2015 Hels

    Now Autumn is well and truly here, I thought it was time for some autumn baking. My friend Hannah (check out her amazing paper craft work here) and I decided to make some ginger cupcakes with a bonfire design made with buttercream icing. The ginger is a lovely warming flavour, but we didn’t use too much so it wasn’t overpowering…

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  • Chewy Sultana Cookies

    September 22, 2015 Hels

    When it comes to food, biscuits are definitely my biggest weakness. I could quite happily sit and eat an entire packet, which is not a good diet. So, I thought I’d do some baking and make a slightly healthier alternative to a packet of chocolate chip cookies…

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  • Something Scary

    September 16, 2015 Hels

    Yesterday I did something that completely terrified me, but that also lifted a huge weight from me; I handed in my notice.

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  • Millie Marotta – Turtle

    September 8, 2015 Hels

    Apologies for another colouring video 🙂 I’m finding this great for relaxing in the evening. I’m struggling in my job at the moment, and I love being able to come home and forget about it.  

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  • Colouring Time

    September 7, 2015 Hels

    Starting a new page in my Millie Marotta colouring book. I’ve found colouring is an amazing way to de-stress and calm down, especially if I’m feeling anxious about something.

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