If you’re reading this because you’re wanting to create a blog, and aren’t sure which host or platform to use – you’ve come to the right place! In this post I’ll tell you how and why I switched to a self-hosted WordPress blog, and ditched my old Wix account! I’m not calling myself an expert by any means, as I only recently made the change, but it is honestly the best thing I have done in a long time! Definitely the best thing I could have possibly done for my blog and social media accounts. Now I bet you’re wondering why I made the switch? Alright, let me tell you. WHY I SWITCHED TO A SELF-HOSTED WORDPRESS.ORG BLOG When I started…

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Travelling can be an expensive way of life, especially if you prefer the luxury of staying in 5 star hotels and eating like a king while you’re seeing the world. The temptation is real, to walk into every store you see, buy all the souvenirs you don’t need, and spend hundreds of dollars on presents for every single person you know. I enjoy shopping when I’m travelling. I love finding cool places that sell things I’ve either never seen before, or couldn’t justify buying while I’m at home. There’s something about being on holiday, where it’s apparently okay to spend thousands of dollars in a matter of weeks. Then there’s the internal argument you have with yourself on your lunch break at…

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It’s hard to believe that we are already 26 days into 2017 (Happy Australia Day!) Each year goes by faster and faster. It’s as if the world is spinning 10 times as fast as it did when I was a kid. Everything moves so much quicker these days. As a kid, I always wished I could grow up and be an adult. I wanted freedom and no rules. I wanted to be in charge of my own life, and be responsible for my own actions. I wanted to stay up until 4am every day if I wanted to. I wanted to be able to eat chocolate for dinner every night, if that was what I desired. I wanted to make…

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