“It’s not the size, but what you do with it that counts”

… Is what Stephen Hawking was quoted saying about the BRAIN of course!!! (Dirty lot).
Walking around Cambridge on a sunny Wednesday afternoon, spring is in the air but also there is the faint feeling of intellect around me. There is nothing quite like a walk around Kings College to make you think about how you really should use your brain for more than working out if you can afford the bag AND the shoes once in a while. If you have never been to Cambridge, watch the ‘Theory of Everything’ and you will instantly know what I mean. Everywhere you turn the city oozes class and culture, it is one of my favourite places to visit, whether it be for a relaxing walk on a sunny day or an almighty shopping trip (the shops are just fab!). Continue reading


‘Then have my lips the sin that they have took’

Juliet knew the lips are where it’s at! Besides bagging yourself your very own Romeo, a kick ass red lip is a sure fire way to have an amazing day. From the second I walk out the door with my favourite lip colour on I feel like I am Beyonce and Michelle Obama rolled into one and no-one can stop me. Have you ever seen a woman with the bright red lips walk around looking shy and glum? No, me either!

Below are my favourite red lip colours, I literally can’t live without them. Continue reading

Don’t give up giving up

In my humble 23 years of being on this earth I have had a go at everything; I have been a knitter, a baker, a hockey player, a vintage enthusiast, a horse rider and many many more things I’m not even going to try and remember them all.
So what’s my point I hear you cry? I did’t want to do any of it. Continue reading

First post: Who is Just Hollie?

SO, you may have come across this post by accident or you may have seen my Instagram and clicked on the lovely little link that brings you here 🙂
Either way, i’m glad you’re reading this and I hope you will continue to do so!!
In this post I am going to give you a list of 5 things you can expect to see a lot of and to be honest, if you don’t like any of these things then this blog isn’t for you. However if any of the below is of interest to you, bingo, maybe you and me will get along just fine!

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