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30 Questions To Ask When Viewing Houses

30 Questions To Ask When Viewing Houses

Last week we celebrated (and by celebrated, I mean ordered kebabs and watched Harry Potter) one year in our first home. I genuinely cannot believe 365 days have passed since we started fending for ourselves in our own home we’d worked so hard to save for. It’s a good feeling…

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Am I Putting Too Much Pressure On Myself?

Am I Putting Too Much Pressure On Myself?

I’m one of those people who take on 101 things when they’ve already got enough on their plate and sometimes it all gets a bit too much. It’s my own fault really but I’ve just always been obsessed with doing as much as possible to the best standard I can…

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Six Tips For Your First Day At A New Job

Six Tips For Your First Day At A New Job

A new year means a new job for a lot of people and no matter how old you are, the first day at a new job can be scary shit. It’s like a flashback to your first day at school where you don’t know anyone and want to eat in…

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20 Goals for 2020

20 Goals for 2020

Ah 2020. Here you are. The best sounding year we’ve had since 2012 right? Or am I just being weird even thinking about that? I’ve never really been a fan of resolutions as I’m the kinda person who does things whenever they want, whether it’s in January or July. But…

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Tips For Moving In With Your Partner

Tips For Moving In With Your Partner

I’m a firm believer that moving in with your partner can make or break your relationship. It’s a bloody big step and I’ll be honest with you, things change when you move in together – I’m just keeping it real okay? But moving in together can be the best experience…

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How To Balance Blogging With a Full Time Job

How To Balance Blogging With a Full Time Job

It wouldn’t surprise me if most people thought that bloggers just spent their days taking photos in front of flower displays. I think that’s the image a lot of people see because of Instagram but although it may all seem like Starbucks and posing, there is a lot of work…

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40 Things You Can Do To Save Money

40 Things You Can Do To Save Money

When I was saving for a mortgage, I would do absolutely anything I could to save my pennies no matter how big or small it was. I’ve sort of accumulated this list of things you can do to save money as time has gone on and I can hand on…

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The Pros and Cons of Shared Ownership

The Pros and Cons of Shared Ownership

The big, wide world of moving out for the first time is a scary one. Not only do you have mortgages and solicitors to contend with, but you’ve also got the tough decision of whether you use a government scheme to get you on the property ladder, and if so,…

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How To Set Up Your LinkedIn Profile

How To Set Up Your LinkedIn Profile

My most popular blog post so far this year by a country mile was my guide on how to use LinkedIn as a blogger. I obviously wrote it to help people but I wasn’t prepared for the amount of love it got and how many of you got a kick…

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Three Affordable Homeware Brands I’m Loving

Three Affordable Homeware Brands I’m Loving

I’d say the thing I was most excited about when we moved into our place was being able to decorate it and make a home out of some white walls and grey carpet. Needless to say, it’s taking a lot longer as I first thought because buying a house and…

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