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Notes from Sunday
Luke and I spent the weekend just gone at my Dad's flat as 'rest days' because we were both exhausted, and I was mentally a little fragile after a testing few weeks. Our plans didn't expand further than 'go for a walk', 'watch the rugby' and 'go to Aldi' bu...

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Loved Lately: October
  Another bi-monthly favourites post for you today, gang! I'm not sure why I end up writing them every other month - perhaps I'm simply boring half of the year. It is entirely possible. This October I've been focusing on self care, self love and calm . I've...

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Life Lately
Life lately has been... The inky silkiness of Luna's fur beneath my fingertips and the black-in-some-lights-brown-in-others cloud of Tilly's. | Luna's quiet, rhythmic, reassuring purr and Tilly's loud, erratic, warm rattle. | All of the beige, bland food. S...

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My Lush Halloween Picks
I've been doing Lush reviews since What Lauren Did Today began and, actually, several years before that. My first ever blog post (on a blog I shudder to look at now) was a review of my long-term favourite: the Seanik shampoo bar. Recently, when I was consid...

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Hello October
Intentions, wishes and daydreams for the tenth month of the year. My October To Do List 1. Make low-fodmap gravy granules, just in time for roast vegetable season. 2. Embrace the guidance offered to me but stand firmly on my own two feet. 3. Wear orange, re...

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Goodbye September (to finish)
 Well. September was a bit of a whirlwind, wasn't it? I've been so incredibly busy (and exhausted) that, despite my best intentions, I only managed four blog posts this month, including this one. Ah well. There's always next month. The main reason my creat...

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Movies I've Watched This Year (So Far)
I'm a TV show kinda gal. When it comes to stories I'm in it for the long haul - I want all of the character development and storyline crossovers, carefully crafted and woven together across multiple hours of viewing. I want insignificant conversations and b...

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Loved Lately: August
{ This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 7, episode 7. }   Despite being a Summer month, August always holds a little bit of excitement for me. It's my little sister's birthday month and out of the three of us - being Leigh, Matt and I - Lei...

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My September To Do List
Recognise this little baby from my 8 Little Happy Things post last month? She's grown so much! Over the past few weeks I've experienced an intense revival of my love for goals. I've spoken before about the pressures I feel around a 'to do' list (especially ...

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8 Little Happy Things
Eight little happy things. one |  Finding a bottle of Lush Fairy Dust in a charity shop for 99p. two |  My amethyst pendant. three | New Look bralettes. four | High-waisted jeans. five | Melon bags from McDonalds. six | Just-warm baby sweetcorn tossed into ...
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