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December 31, 2017

Looking Ahead to 2018

I’ve always been so against new years resolutions. Well I wouldn’t say I was completely against them, I’m just not the biggest fan. Why wait till the 1st of January…

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December 22, 2017

Shoryu Ramen Bottomless Brunch

I’ve always thought of myself as being a big a fan of oriental food, although throughout my 24 years I have only ever really delved into Chinese and most recently…

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December 16, 2017

#MeToo – Why Our Society Needs To Wake Up

  #MeToo Even the thought of simply writing this five letter hashtag to join all of the brave and beautiful people speaking out about their experiences of sexual assault and harassment…

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December 8, 2017

Barn//it – The Sassiest Hair Salon in Town

Looking for a sassy AF hair do whilst being treated as a sassy AF queen whilst you are at it? Barn//it is the one for you. Natasha (The Manchester Mermaid)…

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November 30, 2017

Dressing Outside Of the Box

I’m currently sat at home feeling v sorry for myself. I’m supposed to be at a really cool event tonight, the Heidi Mortimer Hicks Launch and I am sat in…

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November 3, 2017

What It Is To Be In Love

The time is exactly 23:54. It’s Thursday 26th October, soon to be Friday 27th October and I am wide awake. Sometimes, no matter how many sheep I count and no…

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October 27, 2017

My Black Friday PLT Wishlist

Zebra Boots Embellished Dress Grey Velvet Longline Puffer Coat Faux Suede Thigh High Round Heeled Boots Belt Detail Blazer Flared Suit Trousers   I don’t know about you but there…

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October 26, 2017

Boohoo October Dress of the Month

  Boohoo Dress* / Hollister Roll Neck / Zara Culottes / Zara Trainers / Forever 21 Coat A couple of weeks ago, asked me if I would like to…

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October 25, 2017

Review: Celebrating World Pasta Day at Vapiano

Pasta is one of my favourite things in life. Had a bad day? Have some pasta. Had a great day? Celebrate with some pasta. Get home from work and have…

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October 9, 2017

Berlin Photo Diary and Vlog

If you haven’t visited Berlin yet I am telling you now you need to go. It is such a fascinating city with so much to offer. We were there for…

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September 24, 2017

Go Sober October & My Relationship With Alcohol

Alcohol. Alcohol makes me feel good about myself. When I drink I feel much more confident. I can feel like I’m a slightly better version of myself when I’ve had…

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September 18, 2017

10 Things I’ll Miss Most About Summer

Is it just me or as soon as it hit the 1st September did it all of a sudden become WINTER? Not a lot of things piss me off. I’m a…

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Laura Frances Heitzman

Part time designer and illustrator and full time traveller. Thanks so much for stopping by. If you want to find out more about me visit my about me page :) Laura x

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