GOING BANANAS THIS SUMMER WITH MUSTARD *

GOING BANANAS THIS SUMMER WITH MUSTARD *

If there is one thing I love the most about Summer it’s being able to enjoy the outdoors! Reading, writing and eating!  It’s good for the body and for the mind. If I could, I would spend all day, everyday laying in the sun! My favourite thing has to be dining Al Fresco though! Whether it’s in restaurants, in the great outdoors or a simple picnic style. What makes picnics even better is having the cutest tuppawear around! Mustard is making me literally go bananas…over it’s quirky snack boxes and accessories!…

TOP TIPS FOR NEW BLOGGERS

TOP TIPS FOR NEW BLOGGERS

For many blogging is a serious game from what may have started as a little corner of the web that allowed the freedom of sharing opinions and experiences has slowly grown into a full-blown business. This may be something that brings in extra pocket-money or has turned into a full-time job! Whatever you want out of it you gotta start somewhere, so here are my top tips for new bloggers. There are now a variety of platforms out there that give bloggers the opportunity to reach out and work with…

THE IMPORTANCE OF PEN AND PAPER WITH #NATIONALSTATIONERYWEEK

THE IMPORTANCE OF PEN AND PAPER WITH #NATIONALSTATIONERYWEEK

In this day and age we live in a digital era, most of what we do in our daily lives revolve around technology and traditional means are slowly fading away! Instead of writing letters we send a quick text, postcards are replaced by Instagram posts, cheques are now wireless transfers  (that is unless your my nana who refuses to step into the world on online banking). Don’t get me wrong the advances of technology have so many positive notes and brought convenience into our lives. We are able to contact…

IF YOU’RE WRITING A BLOG, YOU’RE RUNNING A BUSINESS

IF YOU’RE WRITING A BLOG, YOU’RE RUNNING A BUSINESS

Writing a blog is one of the most satisfying things that you can do with your time, and the fact that a lot of people are able to actually make a living doing just that is pretty amazing. However, there’s one incredibly common mistake that a lot of people make when it comes to their blog. If you’re making a living from writing a blog, even if it’s just as a way to give yourself some rainy day money, then you’re running a business. Unless your blog is a hobby…

#BLOGATTHEBEACH IBIZA BEACH PARTY WITH ICE LOLLY

#BLOGATTHEBEACH IBIZA BEACH PARTY WITH ICE LOLLY

On Saturday I awoke bright and early, popped on my shades and sunhat and got in the holiday mood. That’s right I was jet setting off to Ice Lolly’s #blogatthebeach Ibiza themed bloggers party. Having not made it to many blogger events in the past, this one was sure as hell one I was not going to miss. The opportunity to meet a whole host of new blogger friends, as well as some great talks by some ultimate pros. Leeds may not be in the Balearic’s, but there was sangria…

WHY EVERYONE SHOULD TRY SPEED MATING!

WHY EVERYONE SHOULD TRY SPEED MATING!

Have you ever moved city and found it hard to meet new people? Or just fancied have more on your friends list? Ever thought of speed dating but the idea of letchy men creep you out? Well then I think speed dating is made for you! Some people find it easy to make friends and parties and nights out. However if your a newbie or someone who can be shy then this experience can be rather daunting. Speed mating takes all the discomfort out the situation. So what is Speed…

HELLO MAY

HELLO MAY

BONJOUR MAY I have said it before and I will say it again. Time is flying by waaaay too quickly. Please slow down! I say that because maybe I had so much consuming my month and so many challenges to overcome that I didn’t even have one ME day. I must admit April was so much better than March. So it looks like things are on the up. April was such a busy month for me I had my birthday, reconnected with loads of old friends, started a job and…

25 THINGS AT 25

25 THINGS AT 25

As you all may be aware this week I turned 26. I feel super old being over half a century. Aghagaga. In this time I have learnt some vital things that I really wish I had known earlier on. However they say you learn from your mistakes and this is what moulds you as a person. So here are 25 things at 25 I learnt. 1 – You really can achieve great things when you put your mind to it. 2 – You work so well when thrown into the…

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2017 & NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2017 & NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS

I must start by saying Happy New Year my amazing readers. I hope you thoroughly enjoyed the festive period and your NYE celebrations. I have seen many of my fellow bloggers getting straight back into it posting daily since January 1st – so hats off to you guys. However having only returned home NYE I’ve needed a week to get settled back in. 2016 was a incredible year for me, I finally plucked up the courage to create and start this blog, and the support and love has been so…

I LOST MY BLOGGING MOJO

I LOST MY BLOGGING MOJO

So you may have seen that in these past few weeks my regular daily blog posts, have become well a lot less regular and daily. I seem to have what might you call it – lost my blogging mojo. These past weeks I have become incredibly overwhelmed, anxious and stressed. These three things are a bloggers ticking time bomb, well anyone’s ticking time bomb really.  There wasn’t really a huge specific reason for this, but my whole mood just shrunk, with that my motivation and my ability to blog.  The…