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Walking with purpose

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My morning walk to university has always seemed to be one full of purpose but lately I have been wondering just how much I am missing out on when I don’t slow down.

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Puppy envy

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One of my university friends adopted a puppy this week and its left me feeling some serious puppy envy!

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Tea time!

Lately, I have been getting into drinking tea in the evenings and it has really left me with an appreciation for the tradition.

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Nostalgia: Getting back into the 2010s

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Cleaning out some of my stuff today I found an old So Fresh CD that took me back down memory lane.

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Breakfast club is the best

Breakfast cereal

If you haven't been to breakfast club in the old uni bar, you are missing out! 

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Distracting yourself

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Do you ever find yourself avoiding reality? It could be mindlessly scrolling on your phone, bingeing a Netflix show or simply staring into space.

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Embracing being bad at things

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As something of a perfectionist I have always struggled with feeling ok about trying out new things and being...well, bad.

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Birthday ritual ideas

Table full of birthday decorations and cake.

Have you always had birthday rituals? Is that a thing?

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Pressures of gift shopping

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Coming from a family of seven, I am pretty used to the concept of birthdays happening around once a month but despite this I still find myself wasting HOURS trying to figure out what to get my siblings.

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The joys of journaling

Journals and pencils

All aboard the journaling bandwagon!

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