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21 October 2013  |  TALK

My Acne Story

Drawing from my last post about the research Dove international has done on the self image of women across the globe I thought it fitting to talk about positive self image and my own struggles with self love and particular my acne battle. If I were to ask you to name five things you love your answer would most likely be something like “My family, my dog, music, the ocean and reading”. Hardly any of you (including myself) would answer, “I love myself”. Why do we have this increasing self-hatred in our generation? Trawling tumblr ealier I found hundreds of […]

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30 September 2013  |  TALK

Flaws & All

I have way too many fine hairs on my jawline, my boobs could be bigger, my eyelashes could be fuller, my hairline is completely skew, the bridge of my nose is too bumpy and I have bad breathe in the morning. These are just a few of the problems I find when I look in the mirror.

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13 June 2012  |  TALK

Twenty Two

Its been a while since I’ve blogged about my feelings and I feel it fitting to write as I sit in my dark cosy room listening to the wind and recollecting all my happy memories from the day passed. Yesterday was my birthday, a day I usually dread because I spend way too much effort and money planning a buoyant bash I never really enjoy. My birthday parties in the past have always had a theme, a lengthy guest list and a lot of running around trying to be a successful host. This year I took a different approach, not […]

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