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#CharityTuesday: Today's Second Hand Style Haul || raeritchie.com

#CharityTuesday: Today’s Second Hand Style Haul

Updated: Are you made for Fire and Ice? Top red lipsticks 

Ten things you didn’t know about the Fiat 500 || Segmento Magazine 

At last – the luxury ethical fashion brands that deliver to your doorstep || The Ethicalist

Is letting go of perfection the key to happiness? Welldoing.org

Fear of Flying book review

The story of Sarson’s :: Food To Love 

July’s writing 

Ten things you may not know about me

The round-up: Following the Eco Trail at Home & Gift Buyers’ Festival 2017

Christmas (yes in July): following the Eco Trail at Home & Gift Buyers’ Festival 2017

Botanical beauty, floral fashion & Instagram interiors: from English gardens to IKEA houseplants  

Candles: Following the Eco Trail at Home & Gift Buyers’ Festival 2017

Gifts, greetings cards & stationery: Following the Eco Trail at Home & Gift Buyers’ Festival 2017

Accessories & jewellery: Following the Eco Trail at Home & Gift Buyers’ Festival 2017

Beauty & Skincare: Following the Eco Trail at Home & Gift Buyers’ Festival 2017

#35at35quest : The first update

Thirty Five at Thirty Five: The Quest 

Twenty Signs of Ageing

Eco Essentials: Beach Day 

Vintage Fayre, Music Festival: the vintage tent at Coventry’s Godiva Festival  

Scrimping With Style

Scrimping With Style 

Sustainable Shopping For Summer Days: Four Beach Holiday Buys 

Looking for Positive Clothing? You Need Positive Outlook

Mental Health Today:
Borderline personality disorder is part of me but it’s not all consuming

Repurposing repurposing:  

the joy of the toy box

#FiveThingsSaturday Visit Liberty

FC Edit: Sustainable Shopping For Summer: Four Beach Holiday Buys

When I’m having a bad day, everything feels overwhelming 

Understanding Hoarding as a Mental Health Disorder: by me for Welldoing.org

Are you made for 'Fire & Ice'? Top Red Lipsticks

Are you made for ‘Fire & Ice’? Top red lipsticks

This week I *have* to do pleasant things.
Want to join me?

My top three tools of the beauty trade – & you can win them!

Long Weekend Reading: some Bank Holiday article suggestions ideas & some beautiful buys too

Long weekend reading

One spare tube of toothpaste: 5 toiletry & makeup minimalist tips from a beauty writer

Midlands Minimalist: One spare tube of toothpaste:

5 toiletry & makeup minimalist tips from a beauty writer

Mental Health Today: How do we maintain emotional stability in the face of tragedy?

Mental Health Today: How do we maintain emotional stability in the face of tragedy?

Eco, ethical and sustainable brands to buy: ‘The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step’

Eco, ethical & sustainable brands to buy:

‘The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step’

Beneath the barnet: the cultural significance of hair

Beneath the barnet: the cultural significance of hair

Eco, ethical & sustainable brands to buy: 'The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step'

Eco, ethical & sustainable brands to buy:

‘The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step’

Eco, ethical & sustainable brands to buy: 'The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step'

Eco, ethical & sustainable brands to buy:

‘The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step’