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Ocean Salt – A Lush Review

Every year for Christmas I get a Lush giftbox. This year’s box included Ocean Salt, a face and body scrub that I’ve wanted to try for a long time. Now that I’ve tried it, I think I’m converted. It’s a great product. Continue reading “Ocean Salt – A Lush Review”

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Posted in Everyday, Recipes

Mocha Baileys Yule Log Cake

Here’s one last recipe to round off my holiday baking. Yule log, bûche de Noël – whatever you want to call this cake, it is delicious and festive and I think close to being the best thing I have ever made. So let’s dig in, shall we? Continue reading “Mocha Baileys Yule Log Cake”

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4 Great Mug Cake Recipes

Mug cakes are the cutest things! And a great way to give yourself (or a loved one) a quick and easy sweet treat. Plus, if you’re looking for a last-minute Christmas gift, these can all be easily put into mason jars, decorated, and gifted! I did this, and they were a hit. I chose these four recipes with gifting in mind, so I wanted to keep them as simple as possible and with as little wet ingredients as possible (which people will obviously have to fill in themselves, since those won’t keep). These worked perfectly, and are so, so yummy! Continue reading “4 Great Mug Cake Recipes”

Posted in Everyday, Writing

I got into a Creative Writing Program!

On a whim, I applied for a creative writing program, and I just found out that I got in! I’m so amazed and excited! It sounds like an amazing program, with classes that will actually be useful in helping me to learn about how to get my books published, how to write better, how to categorize better, all that jazz. Continue reading “I got into a Creative Writing Program!”

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5 Things To Do When You’re Bored

So you’ve suddenly discovered that you’ve got a lot of spare time on your hands, and pretty soon you’re bored out of your mind – what are you gonna do? You don’t want to just sit around watching TV anymore, even that’s gotten boring, and besides, you’ve seen everything. It feels like nothing will ever satiate your boredom. Well, here’s a list of 5 things to do when you’re bored! Continue reading “5 Things To Do When You’re Bored”