How to turn a crap day into a slightly less crap day*

*DISCLAIMER: these tips may or may not work. My grumps are telling me that they deffo won’t but the niggling little angel on my shoulder is telling me they do, every time, and to tell my grumps to shove off and do some of them. Today has been a shit day. Alright, honestly I’ve written one…

How to be alone at uni without being lonely.

As a seasoned life do-er and apparently mature aged student, university is a very different experience for me than it is for most of my classmates; a tribe of young and fresh faced humans who have graduated in the last year or so. A majority of them seem to be deep in University culture- studying 3-5…

2015 in review x 

Your Facebook feed is undoubtedly full of posts about the year that has been, the year that will be and all of life’s trials and triumphs today, so it seems almost fitting that I add to the chorus. 2015 has been the wildest, hardest, most wonderful year of my life thus far. It has been…

Dreams only work if you do!

Good afternoon, gorgeous people! I know it’s been a while since I’ve written to you, and hope that you understand that sometimes life is crazy. Today I’d like to talk to you about something that’s pretty important to me, and could just make the difference to your life too. It’s easy to have a dream….

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery* *Is it, though?

Hey there, wonderful reader! Tonight’s post is a little different to my usual, and I’ve got my grumpy knickers on! (they’re not real knickers but to any underwear manufacturers out there, please put me down for a pair. And big-girl panties, and bossy pants!) In the world of being creative, or the world of business,…

Happy As Larry (CJCC news!)

Good morning, gorgeous you! You might have seen my mysterious little IG post (@chloejanegraylingsteele, shameless plug) yesterday saying that I had some exciting news- that news is that Chloe Jane Candle Co is teaming up with the wonderful / inspiring / amazing Fresh Hair And Body, and that my little candles will be available in…

hello, gorgeous.

So, I’m blogging. I’m not sure right now if I have enough to say to run a blog (haha, who am I kidding?!), I hope you get a kick out of my ramblings, and maybe even take away a little bit of my wisdom/methods to my madness with you. My name is Chloe Jane (Grayling-Steele), most often known…