Gran Canaria - Rachel Oates
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Holiday Outfits

If you've been following me on Instagram you might have seen me and Dan recently went away for the week, to the very sunny Gran Canaria. I also posted a lot of photos on my personal account. It was a really lovely week and, while we were there, I tried to make sure I documented… Continue reading Holiday Outfits

Pass University Exams - Rachel Oates - Youtube
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Passing University Exams & A Subtle Makeup Look

I spent 5 years at Warwick University and somehow survived through 4 exam seasons in this time... I'm still not sure how! But, with exam time coming up for a lot of my friends, I decided to put a little video together with my top 5 tips for preparing for university exams! Makeup In This… Continue reading Passing University Exams & A Subtle Makeup Look

What I've been Reading in March and April - Rachel Oates
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March & April Reading Wrap Up + AF Reading Challenge Updates

Now I'm back off holiday I'm getting back into the swing of blogging and vlogging more regularly again (and loving it!). In my first post-holiday video I'm talking about a big chunk of the books I read throughout March and April. Sadly, I didn't have time to talk about all of them but I picked… Continue reading March & April Reading Wrap Up + AF Reading Challenge Updates

Greenwhich Birthday Photography by Rachel Oates
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My 24th Birthday

On Tuesday I turned 24 and that feels old. Sure, Dan gave me the whole 'nah we're still young, we still have X amount of years until Y' talk, but it still feels old. Like, I should be a real adult with my life together. When really, I still have no idea what I should… Continue reading My 24th Birthday

Growing up in Yorkshire - Penistone - Penistone Grammar School - Rachel Oates
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The Truth about Growing Up In South Yorkshire: My Experience

Last week while doing research for another video, I started thinking a lot about my teenage years and growing up in the small, Yorkshire town of Penistone. In the end I decided to make a video about it. It was so scary to make and even scarier to post as it was so personal and… Continue reading The Truth about Growing Up In South Yorkshire: My Experience

Stornoway by Rachel Oates Farewell Tour Oxford
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A Farewell to Stornoway

Quick noteย before I start this: This is going to be a very long post, with lots and lots of photos but it's a nice happy one with lots of great memories for me which was really fun to write ๐Ÿ™‚ย  For those of you who follow me on Instagram (and if you don't, please do!… Continue reading A Farewell to Stornoway

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Mystery Blogger Award

I'm not normally one for doing this kind of thing but I'm actually pretty excited to be able to help promote some of my absolute favourite blogs and thankย Cheila over at Pink For Days for nominating me for this ๐Ÿ™‚ Now, for the Award: Rules Put the award logo/image on your blog post List the… Continue reading Mystery Blogger Award