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Have you ever thought about what goes into beauty blogging? Well, let’s begin with the basics and why a beauty blogger’s blood type is likely passion.  Beauty blogging is in the passion category and if you were to ask a beauty blogger to rename their official blood type, they’d likely choose to baptise it as…

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I really appreciated the response to last week’s post, but if you missed it you can [see it here]. This week as it’s a holiday weekend for some of us, I thought it would be nice to share links to some interesting bits I’ve come across lately in other online spaces. It’s all a mixed bag…

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Happy New Year and welcome to the first Sunday Things of 2019 and a few thoughts on being resolution free in this new calendar year. While it doesn’t imply that you should be without aspirations, I’ve been alive long enough to recognise that new years resolutions, as well-intentioned as they may be, are subject to a…

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This year, the theme at our home is low-key festive. If you read last week Sunday’s post, you’ll understand my dilemma on whether or not to even bother with this year’s festivities. But after a bit of back and forth, we decided it would do us some good to at least acknowledge the season. While it will be…

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At the moment, I’m a passenger to loss but the feeling of loss is no less acute. Then again, am I really a passenger or is this loss very much open to my grief as well?  Yesterday, we lit candles as it was cold and also because it sets a certain mood, doesn’t it? Later,…

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Believe it or not, I have so many other interests apart from beauty. So now that I’ve hit the 100 posts published mark, it’s time for a new Sunday feature on the blog called Sunday Things. Sunday Things will explore new finds such as homeware, apparel, the occasional off the cuff op-ed piece or any other…

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In every blogger’s existence is the daily hope that one is not writing into a vacant hole. You plot and plan posts, sit down, write, re-write, edit, edit and edit some more. It’s a fairly solitary undertaking and requires a tremendous dose of discipline. To my surprise, I received an email from Laura, a blogger…

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