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Decorating My Apartment for Autumn for Free!

I love relaxing during Autumn and binge watching Autumn home decor videos is part of that. I decided that I don’t want to break the bank to do so. I used items from around the house to incorporate some Autumnal colours and textures into my apartment without spending anything. Plaid blanket with a leafy/ floral…… Continue reading Decorating My Apartment for Autumn for Free!

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5 Books that changed my life.

I enjoy reading as a form of learning and professional development. As a blogger, I think it’s important to keep up date with reading, as the literature on media and blogging becomes richer. If you are thinking of starting a blog, or interesting in creating a business, it’s best to start reading up. The books…… Continue reading 5 Books that changed my life.

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Advice from Oracle and new goals.

This week I was able to meet up with most of my pals who were back home for the holidays. My favourite conversation was with two of my friends in a small tea shop in Colchester. One of the friends also lives in Asia, and visits us occasionally. She was the one who really encouraged…… Continue reading Advice from Oracle and new goals.

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UK Alumni Awards.

I recently discovered that the British Council are holding an “Alumni Awards”. The awards are for students who have studied in the UK, and have since gone on to work overseas. There are categories for social awareness, entrepreneurship and contributions to society. You can read about previous winners here.   Previous winners of the award…… Continue reading UK Alumni Awards.

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Giving stuff away in Hong Kong.

Today I am un-hauling a lot of stuff (as described by Abundantly Minimal on YouTube). I gave away some crafty stuff this morning and I’m now sorting through some bits to list on Asia Expat. Asia Expat is like Gumtree or Free cycle in the UK. We have a lot of stuff collected for “what…… Continue reading Giving stuff away in Hong Kong.