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Saving for a mortgage - Caroline Allen

Saving for a mortgage: My top tips

Saving for a mortgage is not easy. In fact, it can be nearly impossible for so many people. I've read a lot of articles in The Guardian lamenting about how crazy it is that…
Caroline Allen - Wall Hooks

Small change, big impact: Adding wall hooks to big walls

Small Change, Big Impact is a monthly column which suggests small (and cost-effective) interiors changes you can make in your house that’ll make a big difference to the overall look. This month's…
Caroline Allen New Years Resolutions

How to keep your New Years’ Resolutions going

We’re now mid-way through January and the resolutions optimism you had on 1 January has completely disappeared. If you’re anything like me, you’ll start talking yourself out of your New Year’s resolutions…

Turning 30: The Mental Shift - Caroline Allen

Turning 30: The Mental Shift

I’m not somebody who feels unhappy about turning 30. After all, isn’t growing old a privilege? It’s the goal here, right? It’s what we’re all here to do. Yet, so many of…

Sentinel Dome Yosemite - Caroline Allen

My freelancer goals and aims for 2020

I wrote a post on my 2019 freelancer goals and aims last year and it really helped me to get a structure in my head of what I want to achieve. I’m not…

coffee cup and mobile phone - Caroline Allen

The death of G2G and BRB on social media

Something dawned on me the other day; I never say goodbye to any of my friends when we’re chatting on social media. It’s almost a given, an unwritten rule, that I’m always available. In fact,…

boat on Lake Como - Caroline Allen

Why reading by the sea is good for your mental health

I love being by the sea. For somebody who has never lived close to water and doesn’t really like being in the sea, it might seem surprising, but as it turns out I’m not…