Tuesday, 24 October 2017

My Little Bedroom Tour!

So, it's been a while! I've been VERY busily living life and unfortunately blogging took a back seat. 

I have been wanting to show you all little snippets from my room for a while now - but I haven't always been here and its been,, quite frankly a mess since this morning when I finally finished sorting it out. - I am now VV HAPPY with how it looks and everything in it. 

Sooo... without further ado lets get started!! 

I love my bed - the bear was a valentines present from my boyfriend. 

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Saturday, 19 August 2017

Liebster Award... Pt. 2



So my second nomination came from Lisa so thank you very much! 

I'm just going to get cracking with the questions Lisa asked...

1. What inspired you to start writing your blog?
I started writing my blog because I was bored and wanted a hobby if I'm honest. I just wanted something to do when having a lazy day and just thought I would enjoy creating it and writing the content... which I love! 

2. If you could only read one book for the rest of your life, what would it be? 
I am not a very big reader I don't really read at all now...I used to when I was younger - but slowly fizzled out as I got older. However I would probably read 'Zoella - Girl Online'.

3. What is your favourite Disney film?
Beauty and the Beast -The new one if it counts! lllllooooveeeee it so much could watch it on repeat forever if I had to. 

4. Which of your blog posts are you most proud of?
Probably my 'Why I Cancelled My Birchbox' because I feel that was my most successful post to date and it wasn't just me posting pretty pictures it was kinda meaning full and could help others out in their quest to finding the perfect monthly subscription beauty box. 

5. Who is your favourite film/TV/ show character and why?
Urm thats a tricky one for me... I'm not a big film or tv watcher. The only programme I really watch is made in Chelsea and my fav character/person on there is Binky - don't know why - I just really like her and the way she is and what she does and I mean her and JP now have a beautiful daughter. 

6. If you could spend the day with three celebrities, who would they be?
I don't like the word celebrity - If I'm honest I would love to spend the day with Zoe Sugg (Zoella), Alfie Deyes (pointlessblog) and probably Tanya Burr just because they do what I aspire to do I just think it would be so interesting talking to them and vibe-ing off them - basically their lifestyles and jobs are the goals and I really hope I can achieve what they have in my future. 

7. What is your favourite thing about blogging?
Reading any comments I get - I love interacting with the people who read my content. 

8. Do you prefer to be in front of the camera or behind it?
definitely behind it still at the moment - I don't feel confident enough at the moment to start a youtube /vlogging channel quite yet. 

9. What is your favourite animal?
Guinea Pig - BY FAAAAR... they are just so so so cute!!

10. What was your dream job when you were a child?
Interior Designer

11. What is one thing you have learned since you started blogging?
I feel I am a better writer - I always struggle a little with English and writing at school, but I feel starting this blog has made me into my own writer and I kinda love that! 

So that's it... thanks for those questions Lisa - they were brill! 

I nominate:



Vicky - kabukirune.com

Faye Jessica - fayejessica.co.uk



Grace - glossybelle.com

Lynda - lifeoflynda.ie




So my questions for you are....

1. When and why did you start blogging?

2. Do you blog full time or part time, is it your job or do you do it for fun?

3. Have you been to any blogging events?

4. Do you have any pets, if so what do you have?

5. What is your favourite flavour ice cream?

6. Throughout school what was your dream career?

7. Have you been/are you currently/ will you go to university, if so what to study?

8. What is your favourite genre of film?

9. How many different countries have you visited so far in your lifetime?

10. What is your favourite makeup brand?

11. What is your go to high street clothes shop?

To those who I have nominated you need to answer the above 11 questions, then nominate 11 other bloggers and give them 11 questions to answer...- it's as simple as that!

I hope you enjoyed my second Liebster Award Tag post.

Thank you for taking a look! 


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Saturday, 5 August 2017

I've been nominated for the Liebster Award... TWICE!


So... to be nominated once was amazing.. but then to receive another nomination I was like..do I deserve this. 
So I have decided to do two separate posts as combining them I feel might be too long...


So, without further ado, lets get cracking with the first one!

Thank you for nominating me Sofia 

1. In what Harry Potter house are you? 
If I'm entirely honest... I'm not all that into Harry Potter,. However I LOVE LOVE LOVED the Warner Bros Studio Tour in London. It was INCREDD! I would and probably an doing it again for sure!!!

2. How old are you?
I am twenty two years old! 

3. What is your favourite Disney film?
Definitely the new Beauty and the Beast! -- if that counts as it's a remake.. but it is just amazing and so magical I LOVE IT!!

4. What film and series is overrated in your opinion?
So I saw Kong last night... heard good things - thought it was okay.. so yeah bit overrated. Series wise probably something like Game of Thrones... Im not really into watching many series tbh. 

5. Give me an unpopular opinion?
I'ma little unsure of what this question is asking... but an unpopular opinion someone might have would be to be racist or agest.. etc

6. Where in the world would you want to go on a road trip and with who?
Okay... so I'm quite well travelled -- I lived in Australia when I was a kid and it was the best experience EVER!!! So I would definitely want to road trip in Oz probably around the Gold Coast and experience it with my boyfriend, James. 

7. Are you happy in your life in this moment?
YES.. I feel very happy atm... just need a better paid job then I would be even happier..!

8. Have you made any blogger friends and met them?
I am in a few blogging chats and Instagram pods which is lovely! The blogging community is the BEST!! I haven't met up with anyone yet...

9. Dogs or Cats
DOGS!

10. How would your dream house look like? 
Basically my dream since I was little was to design and build my own house -- so hopefully one day that will happen. It would be huge and mainly open plan, with en-suites to every bedroom and be set I a large garden. -- DREAMS!

11. What languages do you speak?
Plain and simple.... English. (I did German at school and can remember little bits of it!)

Great questions Sofia...I nominate:


Sophie - xosophhh.com



Lee-Ann - beaminglily.com





Rachel Sophie - apearlydream.co.uk


So my 11 questions for you are...:

1. When did you start blogging?

2. Why did you start blogging?

3. What is your favourite food?

4. What star sign are you?

5. Where about in the world/country do you live?

6. What is your favourite colour?

7. What is your favourite skincare/makeup brand?

8. Do you drive? If so what car do you have?

9. Do you have a job other than blogging?

10. What sort of music do you listen to?

11. Do you have any pets? 

To those who I have nominated you need to answer the above 11 questions, then nominate 11 other bloggers and give them 11 questions to answer...- it's as simple as that!

I hope you enjoyed this post... I will post the second nomination post up soon! Keep your eyes peeled! 
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Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Why I cancelled my Birchbox after just 2 months

So... a couple of months ago I decided I wanted to trail a beauty box subscription. After having a little look into my possibilities I chose Birchbox. I only did the 1 month payment as I only wanted to trial it out.

My first box 'April Box' came very quickly and I wasn't disappointed - I just felt the product sizes were a little small and some of the products I would probably never usually use. --but that is not necessarily a bad thing.


Aprils BirchBox
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Sunday, 25 June 2017

My Views on the Clinique Anti-Blemish Range

So a couple of weeks ago I went to a LARGE town near where I live to wander round all the beauty counters in the department store.
My aim was to look for a good beauty regime and a new foundation...
I chose Clinique because it had a range called 'anti-blemish solutions' that sounded like it would be perfect for my skin. The lady did a little demo for me and showed me all the products etc - It seemed like it would be right for my skin, so I bought the range and a little spot blemish solution thing to go with it. 

After using it for a few days I noticed my skin was drying out really quite quickly and I didn't seem to be able to put moisture back into my skin even though I was using the Clinique moisture bomb moisturiser. 


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Saturday, 20 May 2017

Our First Holiday Together!

So on the 8th of May my boyfriend and I got up a half 3 in the morning and went to the airport.

WE'RE OFF TO PORTUGAL!! (woo)

We decided to go away for a few nights to celebrate 2 years together. Also this was our first holiday together. - it went vv well! - We had the best time!

We went to Albuferia in the Algarve, Portugal (I got a brill last minute deal (!!))

Enjoy all a small portion of the photos I took! - might have got a little bit snap happy...

Our hotel and pool
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Wednesday, 3 May 2017

May: Goals

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Right... how is it already May?!?!

This year if FLYING by!

I have decided to start each month with a list of goals I wish to achieve by the end of that month. I will let you know how I did each month with a similar post at the very end of the month.

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Friday, 21 April 2017

Summer Hair and Glittery Nails...

A little beauty post...

On Saturday the 15th April I spent a few hours sat in the hairdressers... YAY! I was getting my hair dyed as I am wanting to go lighter for the summer... So I have had caramel and a pastely blonde colour put through my hair to make the ends much lighter. You could say I have had it Balayaged -- kinda -- but I didn't have it backcombed as that would mean my hair would literally have to all be cut off because it's knotty as it is!


























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Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Feeling TwentyTWO!! & Little Life Update...

I am so sorry it's been so long -- it's just life got in the way and I couldn't find even a spare half an hour to whip up a post for you.

So what''s happened in the few weeks I've not posted...

I turned 22! on the 8th of April -- Woo -- Really feeling in my twenties now!

My boyfriend and I out for dinner on my Birthday!
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Friday, 24 March 2017

A Cute Little Spring Walk...


Last Sunday my boyfriend, James and I stopped by the Kew Gardens, Wakehurst on our way home from a family meal. -- James's mum works there so I thought I'd take the opportunity to make James go for a nice romantic walk.  -- I love a good panorama!

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Friday, 17 March 2017

Spring has (nearly) SPRUNG!

Yay! spring is finally in the air! -- this makes me vvvery happy! 

Spring is my favourite season of all,, mainly because my birthday falls in spring, but also there are lots of pretty flowers and (sometimes) nice, warm sunny days with bright blue skies! 

So I was on my lunch break one day this week when the weather was LUSH and thought I'd take a few snaps of the beaut flowers in the park next to my work... Enjoy!



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Wednesday, 15 March 2017

10 Goals to Achieve by the end of 2017!

I am the type of person who loves to set myself goals or targets..

So I have decided to put my goals for 2017 into a blog post for you all to take a quick peek at.. so...ENJOY!


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Friday, 10 March 2017

10 Things You Don't Know About Me

I thought I'd do a little get to know me post... below are 10 random things you don't know about me. --I guarantee!

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