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Dear Reader: I Finally Love My Hair

  Unruly, fine, wavy and frizzy (course even, before decent products were invented) were the words I would use to describe my hair.  I hated my hair being combed as a child and developed a…

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Six Shackets for Spring

    I’m hot.  And not in a good way.  But then we’ve all been hot these past few weeks.  And on that point, yes, it’s been lovely to feel the sun on my skin,…

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Trying a Hydrating Face Gel For The First Time

  Parched skin can be tricky to combat at any time of the year, but mine suffers more in the winter, as I expect yours might do too.   In outright combat with central heating,…

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We Were On A Break

  Hi!   It’s been a while since I was last on here and I apologise for my leave of absence, but I’m back and very happy to be re-launching Not Givin In with a…

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35 Things I Learnt In My Forties

    There’s nothing like facing a new decade to make you take stock of the years that have gone before it.  So before leaving my forties I decided to write a list of what…

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