HOW TO STOP SCREWING YOURSELF OVER

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Photo credit By Tezza The other night, I was watching Ted Talks on YouTube whilst making lunch for the next day. Under my recommended videos, was a video called How to Stop Screwing Yourself Over by Mel Robins. I can count numerous occasions when I have, in fact, done just that – so I clicked […]

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FEELING OVERWHELMED

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People are always so baffled to hear this, but I am introverted. You don’t get a PhD before 30 without having a streak in you that likes your own company. There is a misconception that those who are introverted are shy. I wouldn’t consider myself shy – I get the usual social anxiety when walking […]

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YOUTUBE | MY TOP FIVE CAPSULE WARDROBE ITEMS

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In this video I run through the top five items you should buy when building your capsule wardrobe – these are the items you will fall back on when you are having a ‘I have no clothes!’ moment, to save you. Much love xxx

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WHAT TO WEAR NOW | AN OVERSIZED JEAN JACKET

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Ahh the oversized jean jacket. I have full respect for a wardrobe item that can stand the test of time and span across all seasons. To wear it well, this jacket should look as though it was yanked from the 90s, or your boyfriend’s wardrobe, dusted off and tossed straight across bare shoulders. Wear it […]

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MOOD BOARD | A 4:20 HUNNY

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she is a champagne princess. a little 4:20 hunny. a splash of class and sass all mixed up in a whiskey glass. she has a heart of gold. a life that’s young, and a soul that’s old. – r.m. broderick

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YOUTUBE | A BEACH ALL TO OURSELVES

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Come boating with Matt and I as we find a beach all to ourselves on Motutapu Island. I absolutely loved this adventure! Much love xx

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BRAND I’M LOVING | SHONA JOY

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As the summer days roll on, I find myself dreaming of a faraway beach, a pink sky, a gin cocktail and a new dress. Sadly, most days look less like the image above and more like an episode of The Office. So when I am feeling wistful, I hit the Shona Joy website for a […]

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A NERD IN DIOR

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Below is a simplified list of things the internet tells me about personal branding: Be authentic Be specific – stick to one niche So here lies the problem. To be authentic and be myself, my ‘personal brand’ (I know that’s a gross term) is a fashion obsessed neuroscientist book nerd who can tell you the […]

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THE EDIT | SUMMER MOOD BOARD

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I’m in the thick of summer-lovin’ at the moment – and the internet has many-a-picture to perpetuate my obsession. Golden light, denim cut-offs, sandals, inflatable pool accessories, clothes in a hue of peach – with a drink to match. I love it all – hopefully this little summer mood board will serve as a cool […]

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SKINNY CAESAR SALAD WITH AVOCADO

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I’m a bit of a food masochist. There are numerous rich meals that upset my stomach, but as I sit at the table of a restaurant, “carbonara” will come out of my mouth to the wait staff as if I have no control over my own tongue. Before I know it I have ordered something […]

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