Hi Everyone, For the last two or three years, I've had a handful of pen pals - people I write to across the world. We often exchange letters, postcards and gifts and I thought I'd write a bit about how I started out and my most recent mail from Jiwoo (also known by her English… Continue reading Incoming Mail From South Korea
Hi everyone, This post is definitely a little different from the norm! Across religions and cultures, the serpent has been used as a symbol of evil, medicine, fertility and much more. Recognising serpents and snakes alike, February 1st observes National Serpent Day and figured why not embrace it? Around the world, there are over 3,000… Continue reading National Serpent Day | February 1st
Hello everyone, So yesterday I was lucky enough to hit the 200 followers mark! Yaaaaaayyyy! Also, I just posted my 100th post! Yay! I hit 100 followers in October last year and I'm so proud that I've gained another hundred since then! Like I said in my 100 follower post, I love reaching these milestones, having… Continue reading 200 Followers!
Morning guys! This is just a quick post to say a few things to you all. Firstly, I'm sorry, but I failed the last few days of Blogmas and I'm not impressed with myself. In my defence, I've had (and still have) the worst cold and cough I've ever had which didn't help and worked… Continue reading Just A Quick Post To Say….
Sometimes you gotta just think about those things most important to you... especially this time of year. Without further ado, here's 10 things I can't don't want to live without: My family, especially my mumma, she's my rock! Myles Parker - love of my life Foundation - I wouldn't want someone to accidentally slip and… Continue reading 10 Things I Can’t Live Without
In today’s post, I thought I’d share with you my Top 10 Christmas films. I find that sitting down to watch a Christmas movie is the perfect way to get into the festive spirit! Can't beat cuddling up to watch a film with a blanket and snacks at Christmas time, maybe a hot choccie too!… Continue reading My Top 10 Christmas Movies 🎄🎅🏼
Hey everyone, welcome back to day seven of blogmas on Speedy Gone Charlie! Today’s post is a coffee date, also known as the If We Were Having Coffee Tag, its pretty much a life update and me rambling slightly, so go ahead and grab a big mug of coffee and let’s chat! If we were… Continue reading Coffee Break Anyone?
Happy Blogmas guys, it's day five and I'm on a roll. Myles's mum is German and I've been asking him for ages if she incorporates any German Christmas traditions into their big day, as it will be my first Christmas with the family. The only thing he mentioned was that they start celebrating a lot… Continue reading Christmas Traditions Around Europe
Hi everyone, So last week at work, we all put our names into a bag and let everyone pick one out for secret Santa. I got my work friend Tracey! All of my colleagues are women and we have set each other a budget of £10 per person. So in this post, I thought I'd… Continue reading Secret Santa Gift Ideas For Her
I've been reading a lot of posts lately relating to Blogmas. Since only becoming a blogger this year, it is the first I'd heard of it and I decided to do a little research to see what it entails. Basically, it's where you post about Christmas each and every day in December until the 25th.… Continue reading Blogmas – To Blog Or Not To Blog?
Hi everyone, As today is lazy Sunday, I thought it would be fun to share some of my lazy girl life hacks. Deep down inside, I am a seriously lazy person, I combat this by motivating myself. But sometimes a girl gotta be lazy and do her thang. Sometimes I really don't want to wash… Continue reading My Lazy Girl Life Hacks
Being the hormonal little swine that I am, I can quite often have an off day. You know those mornings when you wake up and even though nothing has happened, you feel sad or angry in some way. Kinda stroppy and moody. Well this is me at least once a week. My mother says it… Continue reading Things To Do When You’re Having An Off Day
I saw this post over on Sarah's blog and loved how adorable her answers were, I had to do this tag for myself. So here it is. I am so so soooo 'typical white girl' in love with Autumn, I love how the nights start to draw in sooner and the air feels crisp and fresh… Continue reading Falling For Fall Tag
I know I've mentioned before, but I love autumn, I love everything about it - including Halloween! This year I have decided to cheat a little bit, so instead of buying a fresh pumpkin to carve, I brought a terracotta one. The audacity! But seriously guys, I can't deal with the smell of pumpkins slowly… Continue reading Halloween Cheat 🎃
Pisces Astrology February 19 - March 20 I thought this would be a fun post about whether or not I live up to being a true Pisces according to Pisces typical traits. I found these particular ones on zodiac-signs-astrology.com. Myles and I are both Pisces and both very similar, so I thought it would be… Continue reading Pisces Traits: Am I A True Piscean?