Goodbye 2016, A New Year Is Coming

New Years Eve, I swear every year I ask where has the year gone? To me it feels the year has been split into three, one minute it was January, then mid year and now we are on the edge of falling into 2017, a new year is coming! With a new year we are, I am sure, gearing up for all those new year new me posts. If that’s your motivation that is amazing, but for me a new year shouldn’t be the only time to change things up and I certainly embraced that this year. I will however…

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Alternative Christmas Crackers 2016

With 10 days’ to go who is getting excited? The novelty Christmas cracker with the paper hat, the joke that it so silly it tickles you for hours, and not forgetting the who can get the most bizarre present inside, is a Christmas must have. However that is not to say that we cannot be a little indulgent and have an alternative Christmas crackers.  Over the last couple of years the array of alternative crackers out there has grown to a level where there is something for everyone, even your furry pets. I for one usually opt for a foodie…

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Graduation: Reflecting 4 Years On

This week marked 4 years since Graduation. 4 YEARS! Half of me thinks how the heck has it gone so fast but the other half feels it was a lifetime ago. A lot has changed since my uni days, not that I was a party animal uni student or anything but it seems like a different world to where I am now. Question. What did you say when you were asked the obligatory question – What do you want to do with your life? As if your answer is something set in stone… My answer – *eye roll* lady of leisure! Haha only joking,…

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Goodbye 2015.. Hello New Year

Can you believe it is the last day of 2015? At the beginning of every year it feels like a hell of a long time till December, yet here we are on the 31st December in disbelief that tomorrow will bring a new year.  What was 2015 for me? Well I met some amazing and fabulous bloggers, you know who you are :), I went to my first blogging event solo, Nibbles ‘n’ Scribbles had its first birthday, my blogging hat is pretty much permanently on given I cannot go into a supermarket or eat out without seeking to review (I’m not…

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CoppaFeel! Charity Trek: Today’s The Day I’m Off To China

Today is the day that I fly to China to take on the Great Wall. I simply cannot believe how quickly it has come around, and it will almost be time to say bon voyage and hop on that plane with the other Fabulous Challenges Trekkers.  As a group we have raised over £65500 for CoppaFeel! which is truly amazing, and is going to make a world of difference in helping CoppaFeel! continue their lifesaving work. A big thank you to everyone who has been so supportive, sent their well wishes and encouragement, and of course have dipped into their pockets…

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