beauty, Christmas, Foodie, mental health, Uncategorized

Christmas 2017 for me: everything from veganism to working in retail

Gosh. Christmas is over. It's been a chaotic blur of working, sleeping, many cups of coffee and spending unrealistic amounts on my loved ones. But so what? It's Christmas! The New Year is heading our way and it won't be long until retailers stock up on their next occasion's merchandise (Valentines comes to mind). Time… Continue reading Christmas 2017 for me: everything from veganism to working in retail

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Breathe. It’s Christmas Eve. (My Christmas Eve)

You may have noticed my little absence from blogmas. You may have not. Either way, it does not matter, but I have been gone and have not had a time in the world to think. Where have I been? Why have I been gone? The simple answer is, I've been working. I absolutely adore my… Continue reading Breathe. It’s Christmas Eve. (My Christmas Eve)

beauty, fashion, mental health, Uncategorized

Sparkles & Self Care: A Very ‘Extra’ haul

I... am stressed. I am a retail supervisor at Christmas. Do I need to repeat, I am stressed? Heck, I love my job but anyone who's worked in retail, and especially anyone who's been a member of management in retail at Christmas time, will know... it is not easy. Hell yes, I signed up for… Continue reading Sparkles & Self Care: A Very ‘Extra’ haul

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Eyeconic brows (review)

I'm no brow pro, but I have realised that if I'm going to wear as much eye make up as I do, I can't really leave my awkwardly coloured, undefined brows untouched. Last year, I became totally obsessed with a brow Pomade by Anastasia Beverly Hills. As seen here. As you can clearly see here,… Continue reading Eyeconic brows (review)

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“Does that sleepy stuff really work?” – Lush review and Christmas present tips

As you may already know, I work for a pretty goddamn amazing company. That company, who fight against animal testing, and for sustainable living, to name just a few wonderful attributes, is called Lush. There's a lot you may have seen about the company recently, but the one I'm homing in on today is the… Continue reading “Does that sleepy stuff really work?” – Lush review and Christmas present tips

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Vegan treats review.

Have your self a very treat-ful christmas... Let the Yule.... log be eaten.... apart from the fact it's probably not vegan so I'll just watch people eat the cake.. Anyway.Hello and welcome to the wonderful world of Stories Can Make Us Fly. Today is day 9 of blogmas and I'm feeling pretty good! That probably… Continue reading Vegan treats review.

Christmas, Foodie

Cocoamas (vegan advent calender battle)

I remember going into Holland and Barrett last year and noticing a vegan advent calendar, but also noticing that within days, it was gone. At the time I was not vegan so it didn't hugely impact my life, apart from when I was searching desperately for one as a present for my vegan friend. Sadly,… Continue reading Cocoamas (vegan advent calender battle)