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

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

5 Questions to Ask Before Buying New Clothes - Affordably Fashionable - Rachel Oates
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Questions To Ask Yourself When Shopping on a Budget

If you love clothes shopping as much as me, you'll probably have made a few mistakes over the years... So, to try and avoid that I came up with 5 questions I always ask myself before I buy any new clothes / shoes / accessories and hopefully they'll make your shopping experience easier and a… Continue reading Questions To Ask Yourself When Shopping on a Budget

Books I Read in February 2017 - Rachel Oates
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What I Read in Feb

Here's a quick wrap-up of a few of my favourite books I read throughout February 2017. By the end of February I'd read a total of 15 books and completely 6 of my reading challenges.   What have you been reading recently? Let me know in the comments! 🙂

H&M Outfit of the Day - Affordably Fashionable - Rachel Oates
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Primark and H&M Try On Haul & Review

Hey everyone, earlier this week I headed into town to have a little nosey around Primark and H&M and to treat myself to a few goodies for this spring! I grabbed some new shoes, a t-shirt and earrings from Primark and a couple of t-shirts, a dress and jacket from H&M. Every item I got was… Continue reading Primark and H&M Try On Haul & Review