...with a sponge! Now that might seem like a really strange thing to be writing about - but bare with me. I've been wearing makeup for years and the stupid part is - until recently - I hadn't used a make-up sponge in a year or so, and when I picked it up again - … Continue reading I’ve fallen back in love…
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The day we moved in, I had to dash off for my first job interview. It was at an international school near the center of the city. It was an impressive looking place. I think it had been recently remodelled. I was offered the job on the spot. I was so shocked!! The interview was … Continue reading Getting a Job in Beijing – The Story
There's a lot of buzz around this actress at the moment, what with her current film Arrival! I haven't been to see it yet, but it looks right up my street! I'm super excited!! Now watch me draw it! - in less than 3 mins!! https://youtu.be/MB5ZctgSKaE
More like this, coming soon to my channel! https://youtu.be/SDxPWvUOlBo I studying fine art but since I graduated it's fallen to the background. I keep trying to get back there and I think making videos is the way!
There was a lot to take care of when first arriving in China besides the seemingly endless paperwork I needed to fill out. (You're interested there's a guide style blog post about that.) The first and most obvious - we needed a place to live. We were lucky enough to have a friend already in … Continue reading House Hunting In Beijing
Here's a list of things I recommend you take with you if you’re going to live in China. I lived there for a year and had to go and buy these things on a trip home half way through. If you’re going to be living there longer without going home, you'll need to adjust but … Continue reading The Products I Wish I’d Taken to China
I love MAC lipsticks! These are my current favs although there are more that just couldn't make the cut and a few on my wish list!! BRAVE - a beautiful natural kind of mauve pink, I wore this on my wedding day. It's a satin finish so looks pretty natural and lasts a long time. HUG … Continue reading Top 5 MAC Lipsticks
Do we let the feeling of discouragement stop us achieving our goals or do we kick it's ass and dance our own dance?
our "donkey" died
In 2015 we packed up our flat, sold a bunch of our stuff, and imposed the rest on friends and family, and left England for a year. This is what happened the first night...