As World Mental Health Day is coming to an end here, I just want to shout from the rooftops how incredibly proud I am of the most beautiful mind, body and soul that is my baby sister, Rachael. I’ve never known a kinder, more gentle and inspirational person. Someone who is so open about her thoughts, feelings and everything in between. Talking about the realities … Continue reading #WMHD16
I first started renatelijerka.com back on International Women’s Day 2015. Mainly because I had a lot to say that day and secondly, because it was a requirement for a unit at uni that I start one up ASAP… The popularity (it’s still my #1 viewed post) I had from that first post and the next few I put together after that, gave me a buzz … Continue reading Blog Identity: Where do I fit in?
Girls, we all know how annoying it can be to figure out which bag you’re going to take on a night out. You don’t want to be stuck with a normal sized one, which has everything you drag around with you day-to-day (Mary Poppins style, we all do it) but you can’t just go without one right? Where would you keep those key bits of … Continue reading Could the Sassy Stash replace your clutch bag?
Single digits. 9 days! We’re only 9 days away til CHRISTMAS! So whilst you let that sink in (in case you haven’t seen a calendar so far today, or are just blissfully unaware of what this means for people who are no way near prepared for the 25th yet…) here’s a simple, fun and most importantly pretty damn cute, festive activity for you to try … Continue reading DIY: Make your own Christmas wreath
NEWS FLASH: OUR TREE IS FINALLY UP When what seemed like the whole of Twitter and Facebook put up their Christmas decorations last week, I can easily admit I was jealous as hell. If it’d had been down to me these bad boys would have been up in the last weekend of November… This year is extra special, as not only is it the first time … Continue reading Santa’s Grotto: The Flat 9 Edition