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In September 2017, my blog turned three.   It is strange, to look back on those early posts of badly-lit mirror selfies.   My style wasn’t exactly … there.   My house and photography skills certainly weren’t. Curvy Girl Thin was started naively.   I didn’t read other blogs at the time.   I was simply bored; I’d just got…

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  2017 has been a great year for travel taking me to both foreign isles and the peaks of home. There is something about exploring new places; it both relaxes and invigorates, inspires and challenges.  You don’t need to be a seasoned adventurer to experience this; simply getting away from the pressures and stresses of home-life can change your perspective,…

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Travel is the modern twenty-something’s hope. We can’t afford houses.  We can’t afford a decent pension.  We’re on zero hour contracts.  We work longer hours for less money.  We get a pay cut every year because our wages don’t match inflation. In my area, we need to save £30,000 – £40,000 for a mortgage – and even then, the repayments…

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If you follow me on instagram, then you’re probably a little fed up with my holiday posts.   I went a little over-board in my posts whilst in Granada; my stories were filled with the architecture, flowers, greenery, hills, barren hills, and vibrant market stalls of the southern Spanish town. I’ll share a travel guide next week once I’ve finished…

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I am so lucky to be able to travel with work.   As exhausting as living on busy commuter trains or sleeping in hotel rooms can be, it also affords me the opportunity to visit places that I would perhaps not be able to afford myself. Travelling has become a preoccupation for me; no sooner have booked I one trip,…

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