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Life in Lockdown Entertainment: My top 10 apps of the month

Stardew Valley - A never ending immersive farmer game with nice a plot and good characters. In my opinion, it's better than Farmville and reminicent of Harvest Moon.Duolingo - Learn a language in bite-size lessons with visuals, audio and feedback. It also covers a wide range of scenarios/topics that reflect real life conversation.Funimate - A… Continue reading Life in Lockdown Entertainment: My top 10 apps of the month

Disablility · Writing

This week is Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness Week

This week is Rheumatoid Arthritis week and I’m so pleased that This Morning dedicated to the Emmerdale Actress Clare King who plays the infamous Kim Tate who has been shielding due to her own struggle with Arthritis. Clare is supporting the We R A Priority campaign - a platform where others who have the condition… Continue reading This week is Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness Week

DIY · Motivation and Looking After You · Writing

DIY & Health: No sew face mask

Sources: https://www.thespruce.com/no-sew-mask-4801991 & https://www.google.co.uk/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=&ved=2ahUKEwip-MK4y7HrAhXToFwKHcgdBxwQtwIwAHoECAUQAQ&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprevent-getting-sick%2Fhow-to-make-cloth-face-covering.html&usg=AOvVaw1zvo9AFXzBhCFSPXxUQw0b Non-sewn Mask Materials Bandana, old t-shirt, or square cotton cloth (cut approximately 20”x20”)Rubber bands (or hair ties)Scissors (if you are cutting your own cloth) Pick out the bandana, t-shirt, or other fabric you'd like to use. Lay your fabric out flat on the table, with the patterned side facing down towards… Continue reading DIY & Health: No sew face mask

Hair · nails · Writing

Fashion: A simple summer dress and a day at the beach

Hey guys and dolls, I feel like if I haven’t done a fashion post in ages and I thought it only appropriate to follow the trends and do a simple dress look and a day at the beach outfit. So the first one is a simple pink modern lady look, you could easily wear this… Continue reading Fashion: A simple summer dress and a day at the beach

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Nails and DIY: How to do your own acrylic nails at home

Source: https://www.byrdie.com/how-to-do-acrylic-nails-at-home-4802411 If you’ve never done your own acrylic nails before, your best bet is to start with an all-inclusive kit (like the Mia Secret Professional Acrylic Nail Kit For Beginners, $130), as it will contain everything you need to get the job done—including detailed instructions. The big thing to remember when shopping for acrylic kits… Continue reading Nails and DIY: How to do your own acrylic nails at home

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Makeup and crafts: Make your own lipgloss

Source: https://www.instructables.com/id/Lip-Gloss/ Keep your kisser soft by making your own lip gloss!You'll have a blast customizing and remixing the variations on this recipe to find your perfect match. More color, more flavor, more gloss? Go for it! Here are some great suggestions to get you started on your path to lip gloss glory!This basic recipe… Continue reading Makeup and crafts: Make your own lipgloss

Entertainment · Looking after you. · Motivation and Looking After You · Writing

Fashion Entertainment, love and advice: what I do to maintain during our lockdown period

Essentials for quarantine: Comfy clothes and slippers - it's hardly going to be an opportunity to flaunt your latest ASOS/Zahra purchases Put your hair in a messy bun Make sure that you have access to Wi-Fi (maybe spring for a Disney+ subscription/Netflix?) make sure you ring your relatives at least once a week to check… Continue reading Fashion Entertainment, love and advice: what I do to maintain during our lockdown period

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Me and my Disability: Catheter Care tips/hacks

If your travelling, or are stuck in traffic and need to empty your bag, keep a flask in your handbag/car and then empty it when you find a bathroom.To stop the build up of crystals which block end up your tube, roll your tube with your thumb and forefinger to break down the crystals, or… Continue reading Me and my Disability: Catheter Care tips/hacks