Welcome to the Clare Makes Review. Every fortnight, we collate our favourite bits and pieces from the web and beyond to bring you some killer mid-week reading material to enjoy alongside your favourite scented candle.
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Here's what's good:
Here’s why your perfume doesn’t last as long as it should.
The story behind the ermagherd girl.
Lizzo’s best red carpet moments.
Are you an extrovert in need of a side hustle?
Gossip Girl Star Yin Chang on Nelly Yuki & “Reductive” Representation
Is this the most insane house in the world?
This woman quit her job as a nurse to do OF and it's fascinating.
How Lorde cured her internet addiction.
A story about Mickey Mouse, Snow White, and a waitress named Jessica.
The link between happiness and a sense of humour.
What it feels like to get covid after being vaccinated.
Eco-Anxiety and how it might be a positive thing.
The crisis in Afghanistan and what you can do to help.
What we’re eating, listening to, reading and watching this week:
Watching: Cooking with Paris. It's phenomenal tv. She's experiencing a resurgence and I'm here for it. Also I'm obsessed with Kathy Hilton, so...
Wearing: Any and all hemp lounge wear from Olga Joan.
Eating: I had a donut craving at 8am on Sunday morning. Don't judge me.
Guest: Mardi (from our VIP group)
Drinking: Winston Quinn Gin - delicious, gorgeous bottle and made in Australia.
Buying: Royal Doulton gin glasses.
Watching: The Voice - the judges are so lovely and there is some truly amazing talent out there. (Also waiting for the new series of Brooklyn 99 to drop on SBS.)