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Dents In My Crown is a motivational and inspirational women’s blog that is aimed and geared towards you! Together, we explore four key areas that I think are close to every women’s heart and that are vital in helping us developed a well-rounded sense of self.

Those four areas are:
1. Motivation & Inspiration: Encouraging you to embrace being comfortable in your own skin and empowering you to live a purpose driven life as we talk about the real life issues that we face day to day.
2. Beauty: I’ll share some tips and tricks on how to look after yourself and from time to time, I may even play with makeup but the real focus will always be encouraging you to learn to accept and appreciate yourself for the true beauty that you are and letting that shine from the inside out!
3. Lifestyle: Creating the life that you love by investing in self-growth and discovering the person you were made to be.
4. Faith: We look into loving God, loving others and choosing to live for a purpose that is greater than ourselves. Together, we’ll look at what it means to live with eternity in mind while trying to make an impact in the present.

So, if you’re ready to fall in love with your God-given beauty, embrace being your authentic self in a world that tells you to be anything but who you truly are and embark on a fulfilling journey of growth and self-discovery then keep scrolling and may you find something below that catches your eye…

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Not a peep, they’re sound asleep

Sleep is that golden chain that ties health and our bodies together. - Thomas Dekker Sleep has always been one of life’s greatest joys to me – that and food – are two of my favourite things about life. Nothing feels better than eating a good, hearty meal when you are...

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Living and learning

"Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are: precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way." - Al Franken "I am not someone who is ashamed of my past. I'm actually really proud. I know I made a lot of mistakes, but...

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The Gift Of Suffering (Part 2)

"Our heavenly Father understands our disappointment, suffering, pain, fear, and doubt. He is always there to encourage our hearts and help us understand that He's sufficient for all of our needs. When I accepted this as an absolute truth in my life, I found that my...

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The Gift Of Suffering (Part 1)

"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved." - Helen Keller NOTE: This is something I wrote a while back - back in 2013 - and I decided to post...

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Memoirs Of A Pregnant Momma…

NOTE: This is part two of a post I published on my old blog back in 2014. In this post, I share with you how motherhood has changed me and what I have learnt since becoming a mommy. One day, I may write about what it's like to be a mom of two  but for now, I hope that...

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Memoirs Of A Pregnant Momma

NOTE: This is part one of a post I published on my old blog back in 2014 but I thought that it was worth sharing again now my new blog. This post really means a lot to me because it captures the journey of my very first pregnancy and I hope that you will enjoy reading...

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The Cynical Girl’s Guide To Romance.

“And they lived happily (aside from a few normal disagreements, misunderstandings, pouts, silent treatments, and unexpected calamities) ever after.” ― Jean Ferris "You don't love someone because they're perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they're not." ―...

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I embrace me!

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”  ― Ralph Waldo Emerson “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” ― Oscar Wilde I love being a woman! From the shoes to clothes to the makeup to the...

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Kettles and teacups

Women need real moments of solitude and self-reflection to balance out how much of ourselves we give away.  - Barbara de Angelis We live in a word that is go-go-go! Wake up, do your hair and makeup, eat something, get to work, work hard, go home, eat again, maybe...

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