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Superdrug. For anyone not in the UK – it’s a glorious place. Albeit – the aisles are tight, the lights have a funny yellow hue and my chair has an 80% chance of randomly setting the door alarm off (and yes I always pause at the door to prove I am just as shocked and […]

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New Make Up Review | Benefit, Nars and Urban Decay

I absolutely love make up, and recently I’ve really tried to step up my game with it. In particular my eye make up. I thought this week I’d talk about my recent purchases, what I think and whether I’d buy them again. So here we go… Urban Decay Duo – Big Bang This is as […]

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Who would you trust?

Right, you be me and I’ll be you. I’m in HSBC, I’m on my own about to meet some friends an hour later for dinner in town. I need to get some cash out for my taxis for the week for work. I decide I’m sick of forgetting to get cash each day and opt […]

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Stands, speakers and sleep | Techno Chat

One thing about me, I LOVE technology. Maybe because I rely on electric to get me from A to B? I don’t know, but I really think this era in life is going to stand out as when technology really stepped up its game. I’ve invested in a lot of technology in the past, and […]

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Ello 2018 | The Highs and Lows of 2017

Right, I haven’t blogged in such a long time so let’s clear the small talk and get straight into it. The main reason why I haven’t blogged? The last bit of the year was a bit sketchy for me. The first reason is my health, nothing major just breaking ribs and the flu. Still flu […]

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My Top Skincare Products of 2017 | A Beginner’s POV

Today I’m not going to give you a deep message about disability but I’m going to talk about skin products. First confession, I’m not an expert but I think it’s good to write blogs from a non expert point of view. Have you ever been to a shop and the assistant is throwing words at […]

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Wheel Appeal

Bit of a weird title, I know. I couldn’t think of a good one so this is all we’ve got. I started driving when I was 2 years old, I think anyway. Apparently when I first got my chair I would only drive in cirlces. Dad would say “try and go forward Gem” obviously I […]

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“I’m Right, You’re Wrong!”

So this week I found out you can link a video on a post! So here we go, I’ve not done one in a while – here’s a video update about the interactions I’ve had recently. Being disabled means being talked down to, or people assuming you don’t know what you’re talking about. So I […]

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