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Places to Stay: Avallen Barn – Helford, Cornwall (England)

by Jen June 17, 2013 Travel

I’m very much cavalier in my decision making and so if I don’t make a decision instantly I could literally spend forever thinking and would never actually make any choices.  At all.  End of story.  After spending 4 solid weeks [...]

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Secret Lives: Former Fatty, Future Fitty – Week 1

by F.F F.F June 12, 2013 Dieting

We’re introducing a new series called Secret Lives.  If you’ve got a secret life (of sorts) you’d like to share anonymously then please get in touch and we will set you up with an anonymous posting account.  Send us an email (you [...]

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Let’s Talk About Money: Finding Your Budgeting Style.

by Sarah June 10, 2013 Budgeting

It’s time to keep the money ball rolling. To recap, we’ve previously talked about budgeting basics, learning to save, and some tips for practically making your budget work. So what comes next? Well, just like any new thing, before you [...]

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Movie Review: The Great Gatsby – Baz Luhrmann

by tubah zafar June 3, 2013 Arts and Entertainment

(Spoiler Free) When one reads The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, the allusion to the prevalent era (the roaring 20s) is invariably relentless throughout the novel. Similarly in the movie, Luhrmann’s ‘fantastical’ and breathtaking visual effects transport us directly into [...]

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8 Questions With Jam Boy!

by Bobbi May 23, 2013 Career

Fraser Doherty is the founder and CEO of SuperJam, a range of 100% pure fruit jams sold worldwide. After learning his Gran’s jam recipe at the age of 14, he’s gone on to sell millions of jars of jam and [...]

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it's OK to resign!

I loved my job. So, I resigned.

by Risha May 16, 2013 Career

I’ve always held strong opinions on women’s rights, particularly women’s sexualities and autonomies. I was determined to work for a non-profit on these issues and work towards a positive shift and change. At 22, fresh out of University, I got [...]

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Couchsurfing: Yay or Nay?

by Risha May 6, 2013 Travel

Couchsurfing is a simple enough idea: which one of us hasn’t kipped on a friend’s sofa/floor when visiting them? But what if you’re visiting a city you don’t know anyone in? You could go the hotel route, hostels are always [...]

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Voicemail Etiquette Is Not Just For Receptionists.

by Ley March 31, 2013 Career

There are very few jobs in existence that do not include the use of the telephone. It doesn’t matter if you work in construction, are an entrepreneur, or work in a restaurant -at some point, you are going to have to use [...]

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