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What Am I Doing with my Life: 2017 Edition

I feel that this is a running theme in my world. Like, what actually am I doing with my life?!

The answer at the moment is working too much and neglecting my poor blog(s) and Youtube channel. When writing is your job, and you make vlogs for a client, it’s easy to forget about the OGs like your own personal blog – which is exactly what I have done for the past year! 

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MDM Flow – How Lipsticks (and Businesses!) Are Made

If you’re anything like me, you just imagine that lipstick is all made the same way, on a big conveyer belt, before finding it’s way to the shops, then your makeup bag, and eventually, your lips.

Turns out, it’s so much more than that. It’s so much more interesting than that, and it’s a freaking science! 

CV Rewrites!

For weeks, people have been asking me to rewrite their CVs and I’ve weirdly enjoyed it! So I’ve decided, as part of my newly-launched freelancing services (www.freelance.codiekinz.co.uk *shameless plug!*) that this will be something I’m going to offer now! As long as I have clear notes, I can turn around a fully formatted CV within 48 hours. I will also do …

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My naked pictures are none of your business

Let’s get this out of the way from the start. I have taken naked and suggestive pictures of myself. Not just when I was naive and ‘young enough to know better’, but recently. For the eyes of my boyfriend only. When I was younger, the pictures were taken in a mirror, carefully planned and practised, making them worth the 25p …