My Favourite Books of 2017

My Favourite Books of 2017

I have a confession to make. I didn’t want to write this post for 2017. The only reason I am doing it is because I don’t want to break my four year streak. I really haven’t read a huge amount this year, mostly because I’ve been busy or tired (sometimes both!). But over the last […]

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Celebrating Five Years Of Blogging

The 31st of December 2017 marks my blog’s fifth birthday. Technically it is quite a bit older than that, my original WordPress account was made around 2010. Since I’m no longer blogging on WordPress.com I don’t count that as a real anniversary. Anyway my blog turned 5 and I’m genuinely amazed that I’ve managed to […]

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Buying Cute Stationery On Wish

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I’m sure everyone has heard of Wish by now. This is the latest in a long line of websites selling stuff at an extremely low price. If you’re on YouTube you will no doubt have come across someone buying cheap clothes then complain because they are (surprise!) cheaply made. What I didn’t realise was that […]

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My Experience With Stumbleupon Ads

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A little while ago I wrote a post about how to use Stumbleupon. In a very short time Stumbleupon has become one of my top referrals for traffic on my blog. This is in part due to adding pages. But I have also begun using Paid Discovery, essentially advertising my blog on StumbleUpon.   Paid […]

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Inside My Graphic Design Sketchbooks

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I love the creative process. I love seeing the stages an artist goes through when creating a piece of work. All artists go through this to some extent. I love this process so much I thought I would share some of my graphic design sketchbooks where you can see some of my own creative process […]

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Zoella’s £50 Calendar Probably Did Take A Year To Make

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Today I’m going to give my point of view of the whole Zoella £50 advent calendar debacle. If you’re out of the loop on this essentially Zoella teamed up with Boots to create an advent calendar which was priced at £50 and it made quite a lot of people understandable angry. First because of the […]

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