Dear Younger Me

That’s me aged 6, chillin’ on a Harley Davidson, as you do. Look how long and pretty my hair was! I guess this post is directed at her, that adorable, little blonde angel.Dear Sarah,You’re a kid, you don’t have a care in the world, your family is loving and nurturing (even Darren, he’ll always be...

30 Things Before I’m 30

I turned 29 on Tuesday, which means I’m in my final year of my 20s – scary thought. I had a really lovely birthday; Ian and I went out for a meal in the evening and I devoured three courses, it was delicious. It got me thinking on things I’d like to do before I turn...

10 Reasons Why January Birthdays Suck

I no longer mind that my birthday is in January, I’m quite happy to stay at home and order a takeaway or go for a meal with my boyfriend. I don’t do nights out getting hammered, but back in my youth (I’m totally not turning 75, don’t worry) there was a lot of things that...

Birthday Wish List

I’m not happy to be writing this. Well, okay, I kind of am, it’s a double-edged  sword; I’m glad it’s almost my birthday but I’m not thrilled by the age. I’m turning 29. Twenty-nine. My last year of my twenties, how depressing! Oh, and not only that, on Sunday, I found a grey hair. As...

Things I’m Thankful For This Year

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a great 2015 and 2016 is even better. Sending all the positive vibes. I thought I’d kick off 2016 by listing a few things that I’m thankful for. Ian – My boyfriend is my bearded best friend and I’m extremely grateful for everything he does for me....

Daith Piercing for Migraines

As you can tell, I’m a fan of piercings; I now have seven in my left ear. I’ve wanted new piercings for a while, so when my fabulous blogging pal and twin (spiritually we’re totally related) Beth, got her daith pierced, I had to copy. On a less child-like, ‘I want the same as Beth,’...

Updated Tsum Tsum Collection

The last time I wrote about my Tsum Tsum collection I said I’d probably end up getting some of the Marvel characters, as I’d purchased Spider-Man and Hulk for my nephew. Not only did I get those two characters, I also chucked in Thor, Iron Man and Captain America too. I had to, they’re adorable....

BBC News: “Too Pretty To Be In A Wheelchair”

“Too pretty to be in a wheelchair.” I woke up to so many tweets and texts this morning because my interview with BBC’s Lucy Townsend had been published. I didn’t think it would get half as much attention as it has and it’s made my heart smile. Lucy emailed me after reading my post on...

Toddler Life #2

KP – Bonjour, cheeky monkeyWelcome to the second post in my Toddler Life series.  If you follow me on Twitter, you’ll be familiar with my #toddlerlife tweets, featuring my three year old nephew, Kaine (KP). Carry on reading for the funny things he says…KP – My having a party with pork pies, cake, chocolate, ham...