Throwback Fragrances

Throwback Fragrances That-British-Betty-Blog

*These items were gifted to me for the purpose of this review, however, all options are my own as always

There’s something a little bit magical about scents. The way they can evoke powerful emotions and memories in an instant, transporting you to a certain country, place or event is so very powerful.

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Easy Chocolate Mug Cake Recipe

Easy chocolate mug cake recipe Wilko That-British-Betty-Blog

*I was sent a Wilkos gift card in return for creating content, however, all opinions are my own as alwaysΒ 

Baking is something that I thoroughly enjoy doing; I find it cathartic and obviously, there isn’t much that beats snacking on homemade cake with a big mug of tea now, is there? However, sometimes I can’t be bothered with the washing up and just want a quick cakey fix. That’s when my trusty mug cake recipe comes in handy! Perfect for a little January pick-me-up. Diet? What diet? Enjoy.

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The Importance Of Downtime

The Importance Of Downtime That-British-Betty-Blog

A little while ago, I was looking at the online HR system that we use at work and realised that I still had some annual leave to take before the new year. I had no plans (nor the funds) to book a last minute getaway yet didn’t want to lose my paid holiday allowance once January rolled around.

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Overspending at Christmas

Overspending at Christmas That-British-Betty-Blog

When it comes to Christmas shopping, I’m a bit rubbish. Every single year,Β I endΒ up leaving it until mid-December then doing a frantic online shop without even checking how much I’m spending. The result is predictably rather stressful and ends with January being fulled by beans on toast and regret.

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