Why you can do anything when you put your mind to it…

Last weekend my boyfriend and I were discussing the possibility of going to Switzerland with his family in the summer. The conversation turned to the walks we could take in the mountains when my boyfriend casually remarked, ‘that will be easy for Steph, she’s walked up Mount Kenya.’
My heart raced. Had I climbed as high as the mountains in Switzerland? Was I soon going to look incredibly stupid?

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5 tips for a natural mood boost

This is my fourth week back at work after the Christmas holiday and I’m going to be honest here. The commute, the city, the dark mornings and dark evenings – it’s getting to me. So, I’ve made a few changes…

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New Year, New Me?

The start of a new year gives us a chance to reflect and dream; a chance to think about what we want to achieve in the next 365 days and how we want to use our time. But New Years resolutions are hard. So what are mine?

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Treasures from Tegen Jewellery

Tegen Jewellery Unboxing

I’ve written before about why I love jewellery inspired by the beach. So imagine my delight when I was sent a bespoke anklet from Tegen Jewellery, an incredibly talented designer based in Cornwall…

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Beach Jewellery You Need to Own

What you wear has long been a way to express yourself. But wearing a shell anklet picked up from your latest holiday might not cut it when you have to look professional at work.
Fear not. Plenty of companies have come to the rescue, creating beautiful jewellery which is stylish and unapologetically beachy. Here are my favourites…

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Paddle Round the Pier 2017

This weekend we went to the world’s biggest free beach and watersports festival – and it was amazing.

Set on Hove Lawns in East Sussex, Paddle Round the Pier is an annual festival run entirely by volunteers.

It gave us not just an amazing day out, but a chance to speak to a number of brands and charities we love…

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