Tips for starting your own blog

Dr.ofwhat is four years old this month! Which is odd because it feels like only yesterday I decided to create this little website to document my PhD journey. Since it began way back in 2016, the website has knocked up over 68,000 views, over 500 blog followers, and 9000 followers on Instagram. Something I could have never dreamed of. I […]

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Favourites; Olive et Oriel

I am in the middle of creating a gallery wall in the new house. We have incredibly high ceilings and a staircase that was just asking to be filled with art. One place that I have found a range of beautiful and affordable prints from is Olive et Oriel, an online art store. There is a huge collection of art […]

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Favourites; Mandy the Monstera

I am obsessed with house plants. While I am not really sure where the obsession began, it has grown into has a collection of about 20 plants (in a fairly modest sized townhouse). I love showcasing ‘my favourites’ on the blog and I thought that showcasing my favourite houseplants was only fitting. This is Mandy the Monstera (Monstera Deliciosa). She […]

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Favourites; Matt & Nat

I spoilt myself with a Matt & Nat bag over a year ago now. It was my treat after doing a guest lecture! I had wanted a handbag big enough to fit my laptop and versatile enough to go with basically any outfit. I love the leather look but didn’t want genuine leather and then after a lot of research […]

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Post PhD Update

It has been a little while since I have updated you on where my PhD / Career is at, mainly because things have been hectic, both for me and for the world. In terms of my PhD I have finished making the corrections required and my Supervisor has recently approved these. Now I am waiting for the university committee to […]

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Favourites; Go To Face Mask

I have tried a few different kinds of sheet face masks now and the Transformazing mask by Go To Skincare is by far the best one that I have tried. It is so juicy, which I know sounds gross but I can’t think of a better word for it because the mask is genuinely just so damn juicy. It hydrates […]

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Life In Isolation #1

As like most of us around the world, I am currently in self-isolation. Here in Australia we are not yet in official lock down but we are advised to only leave the house for essentials, and most businesses have closed. During these odd and unprecedented times I am going to document a little bit of what I get up to, […]

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