Mummy’s day off… A rainy day in York

A rare mummy’s day off one Saturday found me making my way to York. Stupidly early, I jumped on the train from my now home town of Preston to my once home town of York. There I met one of my best friends – known here as S-, another friend …

#LivBloggersIgnite event

On April 1st I managed to bag myself a space at the #LivBloggersIgnite event set up by the lovely Ruth at Ruth Writes. It was a fantastic event full of inspirational speakers and amazing bloggers! The event took place at Rojo Pinchos in Liverpool (hence it’s name). I travelled down with …

The Bedtime Tag

I was tagged in the Bedtime Tag by Lisa at That British Betty Blog to answer a few questions about my bedtime routine – thanks Lisa! Describe your usual bedtime routine. I walk upstairs quietly (Spike’s bedroom is at the top of the stairs!) and go into my bedroom. Putting …

#Blogtober16 Movies you never get sick of

I only have a few movies that I would never get sick of watching, and thats mainly because they have strong memories for me or are just absolutely fantastic. First up is ‘my’ Christmas movie; Miracle on 34th Street. I love this movie and every year it is put on …

#blogtober16 What made you start blogging

I began my blog in 2010 after starting my first full time job after university. I was 21 and so unsure of my life and the direction it was going in. I was working as a magazine journalist and I thought that journalism might be a decent career to go …

#Blogtober16: Childhood career ambitions

I can’t actually remember a lot of my childhood career ambitions.  However the ones I do remember I look back on with a definite sense of humour. Here is a list of things I wanted to be when I grew up: a horse rider a vet the next Vanessa-Mae a policewoman …

#Blogtober16: If I won the Lottery….

This is a hard one for me. I’m a very non-materialistic person and I’d love to think that if I won the lottery I wouldn’t become one of those crazy people who throws money around like its nothing and quits their job – I actually like working for a start. …