Spending time with family- creating memories

Today has been a relaxing, chilled day. I’ve spent this morning with family catching up and then this afternoon snuggled in bed watching Stranger Things. We went to a local cafe for a coffee and some cake. Firstly, I think we found one of the most expensive pieces of cake I’ve ever had in my

Christmas Now vs The Past

The first photo is from the past, a jolly me sat in front of our Christmas tree this year. Bellow is a picture of me believe it in Christmas Day 2011. Firstly, can we just appreciate the hair change from that short pixie cut to my long natural hair (this year). Over the years Christmas

What Christmas means to me

It’s just over a week until Christmas and I’m so excited! But whilst I sit and think about what Christmas Day will be like, will it snow, what will I wear? The question what Christmas actually means to me always comes to me. When I was younger I never appreciated Christmas, to me I thought

My Christmas tree 2017🎄1st tree at our flat


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This year is mine and Matts first year putting up and decorating our own Christmas tree. We opted for a fake tree as they don’t require cleaning up pine needles and are a cheaper option. We have collected quite a few unique baubles and baubles we’ve been gifted. Bauble One Firstly, this is the first

My Forest Holiday retreat Halloween 2017

Recently my boyfriends family invited me to join them on a forest retreat holiday. I always love going on holiday and exploring places so I was 100% down to join them. We stayed in the Uk and went to Nottingham with Forest Holidays. I had an amazing 5 days and did not want to leave.

Holiday motivation 2017- how to stay motivated!

With Christmas nearly here it is that final push to be motivated and get everything completed before the 25th. If you’re like me and you’re a university student than this time of the year is especially stressful and motivation is your worst enemy. With assignment dates looming and exams, this time of the year is

What’s in my backpack 2017

It’s Blogmas Day 7! Whooo, I’ve managed 7 days of blogging. This is a massive achievement for me as I’m balancing a part time job and university too. Today’s post I wanted to focus on my new pride and Joy… the Disney x Cath Kidston backpack. The bag When I first got Cath Kidston’s email

My Christmas Wishlist 2017

Christmas is creeping up on us very quickly, so I thought I better share my Christmas wishlist for 2017. If you’re struggling to come up with ideas for presents then hopefully this may help you with ideas. If you’re my family or friends, hello! Here are things that I would love it’s all linked up

The Christmas tag 2017- the truth

Roll on Blogmas Day Four! Yes I’m over half way there for completing Blogmas Week One. Who doesn’t love a tag and even more a Christmas Tag! Thanks to Makeup Savvy   for creating this tag. I challenge you guys to complete this Christmas tag and don’t forget to let me know, I’d love to

Christmas clothing you need!

The Christmas clothing has been donned, the tree has been put up. Yes the Christmas festivities are in full swing in our home. Roll on Blogmas Day Three. There’s nothing I love more in the run up to Christmas than wearing Christmas themed clothing. Over the past few years I have been adding to my

The Perfect winter drink recipe!

Hello Blogmas Day Two. Today’s post is sharing my favourite winter drink secrets. That’s right, I’m spilling the beans on my favourite hot chocolate, mugs and toppings. Hot Chocolate I am hot chocolate obsessed! I’m not afraid to admit that, there’s nothing more I love than getting all cosy on an evening sipping a hot

Countdown to Christmas with Films

Welcome to Blogmas Day One! What better way than to kick Blogmas off with my top 25 Christmas films, in no particular order. I’ve got a real mix of classics, childhood favourites and new Christmas films. Let’s Countdown to Christmas with films… Elf Home Alone The Muppets Christmas Carol The Nightmare before Christmas Bad Santa

My December Goals 2017

Well hello there December, you sneaky little devil! It feels like it was only just summer and now the count down to Christmas is on only 25 sleeps to go (gasps). As I sat planning out December it crossed my mind, why not share with you all my goals for December because they are pretty

Is Autumn my favourite season?

The weather is colder, the heating gets turned on, out come the scarves, the trees loose their leaves. What’s not to love about autumn? The weather isn’t as horrendous as winter, it’s a little dreary and rainy but there is them beautiful days which are cold but the sun is still out. One of my

Surprise I got a tattoo!

This has been an idea in the making for 3 years now. I so badly have wanted a tattoo but I’ve never had the courage to get one until now.

24hrs in Amsterdam- come with me!

Recently me and my boyfriend decided we wanted to go on a little holiday. Somewhere we had never been before, but also somewhere that wouldn’t break the bank. We searched for quite a while. I really wanted to go to Disneyland Paris but that definitely wasn’t in the budget. That’s where 24hrs in Amsterdam came

15 Facts about ME you didn’t know!

I’ve only just come to the realisation that I haven’t really introduced myself on my blog. Firstly you guys know my name but not much about me. So I thought why don’t I share 15 facts about myself so you guys can get to know me and I can get to know all of you.