A little bit of me time

This is just a really quick post to say how lovely the day has been today. It’s the 21st October, the leaves are changing colour and falling, the evenings are getting chillier and it’s dark by half past six. Yet today the sun shone, the sky is a glorious shade of blue and it has […]

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How To deal with starting a New Job

So Job Application sent ☑️ Braved the Interview ☑️ Job offered ☑️ Job accepted ☑️ Then what? Well this is when the real hard work starts! You are feeling over the moon to have been offered that amazing job that you were desperate to get but then it’s crunch time – you’ve got other things […]

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The trouble with being an overthinker

Hi there, thanks for reading this far.  I am going to give you a sneak peak into my brain and discuss a problem that I have, I’m not going to go into too much detail about everything, mainly just scratching the surface – it’s quite a big deal for me to open up about my […]

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flawesome award

Wow what a brilliant award to be nominated for! This is a new one to me I’ve never heard of it before, probably because I’ve never been lucky to be before, or maybe it’s new, who knows? Anyway waffle over (for now!) I was nominated for this award by two really lovely bloggers   zaralouu and Elles ecrit you […]

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October – My hopes and dreams

Well hello October, how nice of you to join us! I’m going to try and make this short and sweet! So…hopes and dreams for October, well for sure my main focus again has to be gaining confidence in my job.  There are a couple of things I’m not quite there with, well perhaps more than […]

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September roundup

So it’s the first of October today and the month even sounds autumnal doesn’t it? It has got a bit colder but I’m still perservering with shorts at work!! Knee length denim if you please, but still shorts haha.  I think it’s just because it’s a novelty to be able to wear them.  But also […]

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The Day I Felt Like I was in Hello Magazine

I can’t entirely explain how amazing it felt when Ivan Siladji emailed me and asked if he could interview me for his series.  I was so flattered that someone would be interested enough to ask me questions so of course I jumped at the chance!  I felt like a celebrity being interviewed for Hello magazine […]

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The Sunshine Blogger Award

The Sunshine Blogger Award is an Award given to bloggers who are creative, positive and inspiring, while spreading “sunshine” to the blogging community.  I do try and be positive and to make people happy so this really means a lot to me.  For this reason I am really grateful to Phigella for nominating me 😀 check out […]

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10 Unusual Things About Me

I love doing posts like this and I love reading posts like this even more! It’s awesome finding out more about the people I chat to without just being, you know, a bit weird and trying to sound like I’m doing an interview or something 😂 Anyway lovely Sam nominated me for this. You should […]

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This or That Challenge

Originally posted on Sunshine, Raindrops and Tea in the Garden:
I was tagged for this challenge by the lovely Steff, her blog is great, it’s so relatable, check it out  here I love being able to participate in things like this because it’s a fab  way of getting to know more about people you interact…

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A Seventies Childhood – part 5 – starting school

Following on from my last post – Playground games – I decided to write about what school was like in the seventies, well things that I remember anyway! It’s quite interesting comparing school then to what school is like for kids nowadays – and it wasn’t that long ago!! Do you know what? There are […]

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Tips To Help You Cope With Going To The Dentist

Does anyone actually enjoy going to the dentist? I bet some people do, but I am not one of them.  Going to the dentist always fills me with fear, dread and trepidation.  It’s a weird thing, I generally feel ok after I have been but that ten minutes in the dentist’s chair or thirty minutes […]

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