THE DREAM DESK SPACE *

THE DREAM DESK SPACE *

One thing I can’t wait for when I have my own home is to create my little work space, my own cosy corner, my home office. I do a lot of work on my computer and I would love to get in a zone that isn’t on the sofa or squashed in the corner of my bed. I want a desk space that will open my mind, be clean and tidy and just an area that I can concentrate in get creative! If you are a home worker, you will…

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 and 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…

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…

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…

DODO PAD DIARY REVIEW

DODO PAD DIARY REVIEW

As bloggers time just slips away from us. If this doesn’t effect you then you must be the hier to Bernard’s watch. For most of us, we have not yet reached full time blogging status. That means there are so many other things using up our precious time. Working for starters, hobbies, family time and various other engagements, oh yes and that thing called general life. This means to make our blogs run smoothly and successfully we have to be insanely organised. Blog posts planned, and written in advance with…

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…