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Versatile Blogger Award

Thank you to rest and chaos for nominating me for the versatile blogger award. Rest and chaos is a fellow chronic pain warrior and her blog is absolutely fabulous and I'm glad we've met and become firm friends. I nominate: Fitambitousblonde Nyxiesnook Rachonfashion Littlefoots_Journey Alex Steward Wheelchair Barbie HeyitsChloeJade Owensfamilylife Far side of complexity Jason… Continue reading Versatile Blogger Award

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Book review: A night on the orient express by Veronica Henry

Rating: 2/5 Genre: Romance/ Historical fiction Plot: For one group of passengers settling in to their seats and taking their first sips of champagne, the journey from London to Venice is more than the trip of a lifetime. A mysterious errand; a promise made to a dying friend; an unexpected proposal; a secret reaching back… Continue reading Book review: A night on the orient express by Veronica Henry

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Book Review: Happy by Fearne Cotton

Rating 4/5 Genre: Positivity/Self help/MentalHealth Plot: For many of us, life can feel like it's moving too fast with pressure bearing down on us from all sides - whether that's from school or work, family or social media. As a result, we find ourselves frazzled, lost and - too often - feeling blue. It's a… Continue reading Book Review: Happy by Fearne Cotton

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Book review: Late Dawn by Michelle Tanmizi

Rating 5/5 Genre: Fantasy/futuristic Plot: It is a hot day in Old India in the year 4793, outside of Ajjipura. Aarav is late for school. As he runs past rice and crop fields,he notices that the thick bushes and trees at both ends of the fieldsare swaying wildly and it looks like something large is… Continue reading Book review: Late Dawn by Michelle Tanmizi

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Self care: Pamper day + Christmas message

Today my beautiful friend Mel assisted me with an impromptu and pamper session so I am ready for Christmas. First of all she helped me brush and floss my teeth. With my cerebral palsy I find this quite difficult as I cannot rotate the toothbrush very well and often miss the plaque on my back… Continue reading Self care: Pamper day + Christmas message

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Fashion: Grease Cosplay Sandy Olsen

Grease is one of my favourite movies and musicals and seeing as last weekend was the meet and Grease event in Florida I thought I'd post both 'Good Sandy' and 'Sexy Sandy' costumes inspired by the movie musical, portrayed by the Aussie legend Olivia Newton John. Did you know that they used soft lighting and… Continue reading Fashion: Grease Cosplay Sandy Olsen

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Book review: Someone else’s baby by Ruby Speechley

Genre: Thriller Rating: 5/5 Plot: Charlotte Morgan knows how it feels to desperately want a baby. As a child, seeing her mum devastated by losing her longed-for babies, Charlotte wished another woman could give her mother what she so craved. Now Charlotte’s a mum herself, and knowing how much love her daughter, Alice, brings into… Continue reading Book review: Someone else’s baby by Ruby Speechley

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Steal that celebrity style: Selena Gomez

Rock around the Christmas tree this party season like songbird, Selena Gomez. Selena is currently on a press tour promoting her new album Rare. Fans are eagerly anticipating this album after Selena said herself that this record is better than revival. (her last album four years ago) Here is my ShopLook link so you can… Continue reading Steal that celebrity style: Selena Gomez

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Coping with pain with Christmas coming up

Coincidentally my pain has flared up after my bath this morning so, I thought you might need to hear this if you're going through the same thing right now. It's not your fault, you cannot feel guilty that you are in pain. You cannot help it. Prevention is better than cure, please take your medication… Continue reading Coping with pain with Christmas coming up