Sophie Wright

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I did it!

Yes, I did it! I took a gigantic leap into the unknown and moved from Blogger to self-hosted WordPress and so far I’m loving it! It was a long and difficult journey but my beautiful new home is more than worth the stress. Blogger was a fantastic platform for dipping my toes into the blogging waters but I think WordPress is where I can really let my blog grow. As you can imagine, I’m still getting used to all of the cool features and the different layout but I’ll get there eventually! I can’t wait until I’m settled so I…

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Follow me on Bloglovin’

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Just in case you didn’t already know, I’m on Bloglovin’! If you like what you see head over there and give me a quick follow to get my posts straight to your feed as soon as I publish them. There’s links at the top and bottom of this post and in my sidebar and menu. Follow my blog with Bloglovin

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Make-up problems every girl can understand

When I was in secondary school there was only a handful of girls I knew who didn’t wear make-up. I experimented for a short while but my limit was mascara – I didn’t branch out any further than that and since then I’ve never worn any make-up. I might not look Instagram-ready like some girls but there’s loads of problems that I don’t have to put up with! Time When I see girls online talk about how early they have to get up in the morning just to get ready it shocks me! It takes me 15 minutes to get…

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Things I didn’t know about blogging before I made my blog

When I first started I didn’t have any idea what I was getting myself into! I didn’t know what I wanted my blog to look like or what I wanted to write about, I just knew that I wanted people to like it I’ve put together a list of things that I’ve learned about blogging since I’ve started which I hope other bloggers can relate to and that people thinking of starting a blog can consider before they take the plunge! It’s time-consuming Please don’t judge me but when I first started blogging I didn’t have any idea how time consuming…

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Valentine’s night at The Distillery

So for Valentine’s day me and Jordan decided to go out for a meal on Saturday night instead of actual Valentine’s night. No reason in particular, it’s just we thought Saturday would be a bit more lively and I prefer to chill at home on Sunday nights. I read a fantastic blog post by one of my favourite bloggers, Olivia, about The Distillery in Derby so we decided to go and try it ourselves. You can read Olivia’s post here. First impressions were good. We’d never noticed the place before as it’s set back from the road behind the church…

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