Lifestyle

The Reading List.

13 October, 2015
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This time of year is always the best time to get stuck in to a book or two – cold, wintery nights were made for snuggling up with a book! I haven’t really got caught up in a good read for ages, but I’ve got a reading list to get through, so hopefully this will keep me inspired… The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying, Marie Kondo I know, I know, an obvious blogger choice. I actually received this as a gift…

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Inspiration Interiors

Let’s Talk… Dream Furniture.

12 October, 2015
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I’m sure these posts are more helpful for me than they are for you lot, as I get to see how my future purchases will work together and also use this as a sort of moodboard! Saying that, if you’re also looking for interiors inspiration, hopefully this roundup will guide you in the direction of affordable forever pieces for your home… First up, let’s talk about this dreamy Montana chest – I never thought I would love something like this,…

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Lifestyle

A New Chapter: Kate La Vie.

11 October, 2015
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Welcome to Kate La Vie… Yup, I’ve only gone and done it – I’ve changed my blog name and all my social handles to match! I’ve been talking about this for a while now, but even I can’t believe I’ve actually gone through with it… I feel like this change has been coming for so long, I’ve never really liked ghostparties as a name and I just thought it was such an irrelevant persona. When I first started blogging (some five…

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Lifestyle

5 Things: Becoming More Independent.

10 October, 2015
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One thing I’ve always been proud of is my independence; I’ve been a true adulting adult for almost ten years now, and I’d say I’ve got some good advice to give to others who also want to be able to manage on their own. This advice sort of stems from coming out of an unhealthy relationship a few years ago; I remember clinging on to this hopeless union in part because I was terrified of going it alone. As we…

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Beauty Purchases

Lush Olive Branch: The Best Ever Shower Staple.

9 October, 2015
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I’ve been using a certain shower staple since my late teens, and almost ten years later (cripes!), it’s still a regular in my bathroom! In honour of this, I wanted to take a moment to dedicate this post to my longtime love… The Olive Branch. Lush The Olive Branch Shower Gel is a softening, heavenly-scented concoction that leaves me feeling luscious from tip to toe.  I can’t even sum up this beauty in words; it’s a trip to the Mediterranean…

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