Saturday, 30 July 2011

Happy List #17

Saturday 23rd July
  1. Spending the day with Mum and Tony
  2. Playing monopoly on the Ipad with mum, it's really good even if mum did win!
  3. Watching Due Date with Josh. I love Sonny the dog so much
Sunday 24th July
  1. Spent the day in Bridlington with Josh and it was a really nice day. We had loads of fun eating fish and chips on the front, going to the amusements, sitting and talking and relaxing and walking on the beach

In Bridlington - rough sea, Josh's writing on the beach, me jumping on the beach

Monday 25th July
  1. Going to Frankie and Bennys with Josh, I had a huge bacon cheese burger it was so big I couldn't finish it. It was really nice though
  2. Seeing Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 2. It was so good that I wanted to see it again straight after
  3. Staying at Josh's
Tuesday 26th July
  1. Nice lazy day at Josh's watching TV and playing with his two cats
  2. Going to the football with dad and getting lots of hot chocolate
Wednesday 27th July
  1. Having lunch with Mum and two of her friends. I had a tuna melt panini and we just sat and talked for a bit so it was a nice laid back afternoon
Thursday 28th July
  1. My birthday!! I didn't really do a lot but I had a really nice day, with lovely presents from Josh and then going to the pub quiz at night (going to be very self indulgent and do a post about my birthday soon)
Friday 29th July
  1. Spent the day lazing around with Josh which was nice
  2. Went shopping late afternoon with Mum and her friend, got some really nice stuff with my birthday money (I'll do another post on this)
  3. Went to Taybarns with mum and her friend, it was really nice but I was so full after

Thursday, 28 July 2011

Dreamy Designs #8

Back to interiors for this week. You can catch all the Dreamy Designs posts here. Enjoy this weeks pictures!

All images courtesy of

My favourites this week are 2, 3 and 6. What are your favourite images from this weeks post?


Saturday, 23 July 2011

Happy List #16

Saturday 16th July
  1. Ordering some deco tape for my filofax, scrapbooking etc
  2. Spending the day at mum and Tony's
  3. Eating pretzels
Sunday 17th July
  1. Sorting out all my clothes and rubbish in my room, it felt good to de-clutter
  2. Having a nice peaceful morning reading
  3. Sorting out my new filofax, I think I'm a little bit in love with it!
Monday 18th July
  1. Having my hair cut, it looks and feels so much healthier and it looks much better with my fringe back
  2. Going to Josh's for the afternoon and seeing his cat's, they're so cute!
New haircut
Tuesday 19th July
  1. Spending the day with Josh
  2. Going to my stepsisters wedding reception, it was really nice to see it. I blogged about my outfit and a few pictures from the wedding reception here
Me and my stepsister

Wednesday 20th July
  1. Having a nice lazy morning with Josh
  2. Going to see my gran
  3. Lovely carbonara for tea
Thursday 21st July
  1. Going for lunch with mum and her friends
  2. Seeing my other gran
  3. Booking Magical Mystery tour for when we go to Liverpool
Friday 22nd July
  1. Spending the day with mum
  2. Playing Monopoly on the Ipad with mum
  3. Eating Hotel Choclat chocolates, they're so nice 

Friday, 22 July 2011

STYLE: River Island Autumn Preview

After having a look at River Island's autumn preview I thought I'd share my favourite images with you. I couldn't narrow it down to a few key pieces as there's so much nice stuff on there so I've just picked out everything I like. You can view the full autumn preview here.

All images courtesy of

Click on the images to view them in more detail.
My favourites are the red jacket, brown hat and leopard jumper. Which are your favourites from the autumn preview?


Thursday, 21 July 2011

Dreamy Designs #7

This weeks post is also exterior pictures. You can catch all the previous Dreamy Designs posts here. Enjoy this weeks pictures!

All images courtesy of

My favourites this week are 3, 4 and 6. What are your favourite images from this weeks post?


Wednesday, 20 July 2011

STYLE: Wedding Reception

Last night I went to my stepsisters wedding reception. She got married abroad so I didn't actually go to the wedding so it was nice to see her last night. I just thought I'd do an outfit post with what I wore last night and a couple of pictures from the wedding reception.

Dress - Republic
Tights - Primark
Belt - Primark
Shoes - Garage Shoes
Flower ring - Bijoux Dolly
Other ring - a present from Josh
Nails - Missguided (not sure on the colour it was free in Cosmopolitan)
Doing the Time Warp!

Me and my stepsister


Tuesday, 19 July 2011

STYLE: New Look A/W Preview have just launched their autumn/winter preview collection so I just thought I'd pick out a few of my favourites from the collection to show you.

All images courtesy of
I think my favourite is the white dress, but the bags and shoes are really nice too.
You can view all the the new season items here.

Saturday, 16 July 2011

Happy List #15

Saturday 9th July
  1. Not really done much today as I've just been relaxing and recovering from Friday's operation. Ordered some Body Shop stuff as I had a 50% off code, then the rest of the time I've just been watching TV, on my DS or on my laptop
Sunday 10th July
  1. Again not the best of days as I felt a bit ill and run down but there were some good things...
  2. Costa Coffee and panini
  3. Two new belts from Primark
  4. Watching Marley and Me, it was really good but I cried
My two new belts
Monday 11th July
  1. Playing Mario and Sonice at the Winter Olympics on DS, I've been after this game for a while
  2. My new filofax that mum bought me has arrived although I've not seen it because it's at my mum's house
Tuesday 12th July
  1. Eating a little sponge bun
  2. Watching Nightwatch, it was really good so I want to read the book now
  3. Watching John Lennon The New York Years
Wednesday 13th July
  1. Fish and chips for tea
  2. Watching Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
Thursday 14th July
  1. Josh making me a hedgehog for tea out of a jacket potato, sausge and sweetcorn
  2. Eating jelly and icecream like a kid
  3. Drinking Jacques cider
hedgehog and jelly and icecream
Friday 15th July
  1. Nice cupcakes
  2. Having a couple of drinks in the pub
  3. Coming back to Barnsley, staying at my mums and having a really nice chinese
  4. Getting my new filofax


New filofax


Friday, 15 July 2011

First Year in Coventry - Part 2

Following on from part 1 here are some more photo's from my first year living in Coventry. Tonight I'll be moving back to Yorkshire for the summer and I'm going to miss this place I've had a really great year so I hope it's just as good when I move back in September.

Me, Josh and his parents went to Oxford for Josh's birthday

On one of our trips to the Transport Museum

Coventry Cathedral

Me on one of our trips to the Art Gallery

Feeding the ducks at the canal


More sunbathing and relaxing

Costa Coffee Sunday which became a weekly ritual

I've lost count  how many times we baked shortbread but it taste's so nice

Leamington Spa

Josh rowing a boat for us in Leamington
So there you go my first year in Coventry, this is only a very small snapshot of the year it's quite amazing how many photo's we've took over the year!

Thursday, 14 July 2011

Dreamy Designs #6

This weeks Dreamy Designs post is made up of exterior pictures. If you've missed any of the previous posts you can catch them here. Enjoy this weeks pictures!

All images coutesy of

My favourites from this week are 3, 5 and 6. What are your favourite images from this weeks post?