What I’ve Read Recently

I love immersing myself within a book. I read so much when I was younger, and into my early teens but over the last few years especially I seem to have lost this. It’s probably just an ‘excuse’ but with uni, volunteering and working part-time I never dedicate time to reading anymore, and I am lazy in that I’ll put a youtube video on, rather than picking out a good book. However, I went to…

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Firework Spectacular at Sledmere House

Today’s post is a little collaboration with my bestie Abbi over at: thelifeofabbidenning.wordpress.com. On Saturday, we dragged our boyfriends along (who seem to love each other more than they love us!?), to Sledmere House for their Musical Fireworks Spectacular. We pre-booked tickets online, and paid £8.50 each. Sledmere House is located within Driffield so it is about a 30-40 minute drive from where we live in York, and thankfully there was no traffic so it was…

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Origins ‘Make a Difference Plus+’ Range

I’m back again and this time I’m reviewing some of the products from the Origins Make a Difference Plus+ Range. Back in December last year, yes this is a long awaited product review,  I was kindly invited to an event fellow York blogger, Laura was hosting at Origins York on their new Ginger range, and couldn’t help but make a purchase whilst I was there. One of the lovely sales ladies recommended the Make a Difference…

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Dissertation Diaries #1 – The Start and It’s Going Wrong Already

I have just started my third and final year of my degree. To put everything into context I am an Undergraduate BA Criminology Student at the University of York and a huge part of my final year like most students is my dissertation. Whilst I’m writing this, I am in my fourth week of the autumn term. In week 1, we had a week of dissertation workshops including lectures like ‘how to start a dissertation’, ‘how…

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What I Got For My 21st Birthday

WOW…what a birthday. Mum always reiterates that you’re only 21 once, and by-god has this been true. I’m still baffled by how lucky I truly am and I am SO grateful for all the company, presents, and every single little surprise I’ve received for my 21st. Firstly, mum surprised me back in July with a holiday to Bulgaria for my 21st. We had the loveliest time…be sure to check out my Bulgaria Photo Diary post!…

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