Skulls, Tartan, Sprouts & Autumn. Days 24 – 31 of 31 days of Lists

Hello and welcome to the final post of the 31 days of lists series. Today I’m talking patterns, dislikes, obsessions, plants and what I’m looking forward to. If you’ve missed my previous list post you can find them here. Day 24 Favourite patterns Alexander McQueen skulls, some might not consider it a pattern but its my list. Tartan Damask Paisley Day 25 Food I dislike Brussels Sprouts (they are the food of the devil) Avocado Anchovies Lamb Day 26 Words I hate There aren’t many words that I dislike, maybe the C U Next Tuesday word Darling (i hate being called darling, it feels impersonal) Day 27 Stuff I’m allergic to Bullshit Day 28 Obsessions. Jared Leto Zachary Levi Instagram […]

McQueen, Discombobulate, Rock Stars & Spice Bomb – Days 17 – 23 of 31 Days of Lists.

Hello and welcome to another installment of my 31 days of lists serious, today I’m talking about my favourite words, who I want to meet, my favoutie scents and much more. Day 17 Other lives I’d want to live if I had nine lives. A rock star, who doesn’t fancy themselves a signer. A world leader, it doesn’t seem that you really need qualifications to do that job if some of our current leaders are anything to go by. Day 18 Favourite scents After the Rain – Arran Sense of Scotland. Amber-wood – Arran Sense of Scotland. Sexy Amber – Michael Kors. Spice Bomb – Viktor & Rolf. Fahrenheit – Dior. Princess – Vera Wang. Untold – Elizabeth Arden. Day […]

Hogwarts Express, Our Wedding, Tokyo and Ballons – Days 11 – 16 of 31 Days Of lists

Hi and welcome to the third instalment of the 31 days of lists challenge. If you’ve missed my previous posts, you can find it here. Today I’ll be cover day 11 to 16. Day 11 Things I miss My nana. My cat saffi. Old recipe Irn Bru. My nana’s cooking. Being a kid and not having a care in the world. Being on the back of a motorbike. Working the the cinema with my besties. Day 12 Places I want to travel to. Tokyo New York Boston Italy Australia Vietnam Amsterdam Iceland Finland Lapland Canada Day 13 Modes of transport i want to take. Hot air ballon Concord Steam train, Hogwarts Express or the Orient Express Tram Helicopter Cruise ship […]

Lists upon lists upon lists – Days 6 – 10

Hello and good morning.  if you read my previous post Sometimes We Need To Be Challenged, you’ll know that I’ve challenged myself to writing a new list  for the 31 days of july.  Today I bring to you my second post of the challege which from the title you can see is for the lists I wrote from 6th to 10th July. Day 6 Pet Peeves People who are rude and don’t acknowledge you for letting them through a door before or holding a door open for them. People who stop smack bang in the middle of an aisle or busy shopping centre to have a chat. Move over to the side and get out the way!!! Day 7 Reasons To […]

Shining the Spotlight on Chronic Illness & Disability Q&A with Kaye

Hello and welcome to the third instalment of Shining the Spotlight on Chronic Illness and disability. Today Q&A is brought to you by Kaye.  If you’ve missed any of the previous posts they are linked above.   Introduce yourself and tell us a bit about you? I’m a dual national, UK Aussie. I came over (on a two year secondment LOL) almost 20 years ago with my husband and 5 year old son, leaving family and friends behind, but trying to keep in touch as direct family members dwindle. I want my son – now 25, to know his UK cousins and aunts and uncles. I was a primary school teacher for 20 years and am now a writer. Chronic […]

Sometimes We Need To Be Challenged.

As a SAHM with chronic illness and disabilities I tend to do the same thing day in, day out. I feel like I’m drowning in the mundane and need to find new ways to challenge myself and stop my brain turning to mush. I’m a bit of a list addict and found a pin on Pinterest 31 Days Of lists challenge.  For the rest of July I am going to take part in this list challenge and will post them on my site, as well as write them in my bullet journal. I’m not necessarily going to share one list per day. I’ll more than likely do a post a week with several lists in one, so anyone who is […]