Can you guess what got Me off Drugs?

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At age 17 I was in a car accident and broke my lower back.
 
I had 3 major operations in a week (including a bowel resection, spinal fixture, and aortic repair) followed by a final operation 12 months later to remove the hardware they used to fix my spine.
 
Recovery was hard.
 
A month in a hospital bed. Wound infection. Extreme muscle wastage. A Wheelchair. Nightmares.
 
Luckily, I had youth and enthusiasm on my side.
 
Less than a year after my accident I moved to the Gold Coast, got a job waitressing, and was happy to just get on with my life.
 
Being on my feet for 2 lots of 3 hour shifts a day had me taking sometimes up to 20 Panamax a day just to get through it, but after feeling like I’d already missed out on so much of my life with recovery it was a small price to pay to feel FREE… 
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Keen to try before you buy?

Free Sample Lge

I’m not gonna lie- I LOOOOOOVVVVVVEEEEEE freebies!

I love those little sample moisturiser packets in womens magazines, free mini toothpaste tubes when you visit the dentist, bite sized chunks of cut up donut when you walk past their market stall, and who can go past all the mini toiletries and shower cap when you stay in a hotel?!

Here’s another #truthbomb:

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5 Simple uses for Peppermint Oil including Peppermint Crisp Slice {recipe}

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I love me some good ol’ Peppermint.

He is refreshing and uplifting, great for digestion, and makes an epic husband for Cacao (see recipe below for proof!).

Did you know that Peppermint is a hybrid of Watermelon and Spearmint? Say what?!

I could bore you with the history of mint but I know what you came here for so here are the top 5 ways I use Peppermint in my home daily:

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