The Flawsome Award

I was pleasantly surprised to be tagged not once but twice for the Flawsome Award. My first nomination came from Ross of Man Vs Adulthood and the second from Chelsea and Brian of Two of a Mind. Thanks guys! 😁 Be sure you check out their answers. Now I hadn’t heard of the Flawsome Award before being nominated, but love the concept. Also I love these kind of posts so am more than happy to be nominated. About the Flawesome Award Created by Sophia Ismaa, the objective of the Flawesome Award is to celebrate the flaws that make us awesome. Read More…

Autumn tag

This year the Autumn equinox happens in the early hours of the morning on Sunday 23rd September and marks the first day of autumn. It’s the time of year when day and night are almost equal in length. So it must mean I can decorate the house for Halloween on Sunday right? 😉🎃 … Right? In celebration of the equinox I’d like to answer the Autumn tag which I found on the blog, That Weird Girl Life. The Autumn Tag The rules are simple: answer the questions, tag others to continue the tag, provide the questions for them, and thank the Read More…

Sunshine Blogger Award

I’ve been tagged by Laura of Merkitty for the Sunshine Blogger Award (you can read her answers here). I’m more than happy to take part in this and, I think it’s the first blogger tag I’ve been officially tagged in! Also a great way to get into the swing of things after my break. So let’s get started. Sunshine Blogger Award Rules Thank the blogger who nominated you and link back to their blog; Answer the 11 questions the blogger asked you; Nominate 11 bloggers to receive this award and ask them 11 new questions; and List the rules and Read More…

Halloween tag

Happy Halloween! Tonight I’m celebrating by doing the Halloween tag while donning some Ghostbusters pyjama bottoms and watching some Halloween themed films with my family (and likely some horror films too). I’m hoping we’ll see some trick or treaters as well. If you didn’t know by now Halloween is my favourite holiday, seconded by Christmas. When we were little my sister and I went trick or treating around our village with the other children there and a few chaperones. I think that’s where my love of Halloween and fancy dress began; my parents got very into it, carving pumpkins, decorating Read More…

Geeky Clean: Game of Foams crate review

I was going through my Facebook news feed back in April and came across a sponsored post for a page called Geeky Clean, an online store selling handmade soaps, candles and other bath and shower products. I especially love the Harry Potter sorting hat bath bombs!  The post that brought me to them, however, was offering Serenity, Doctor Who and Star Trek themed soaps! Of course I bought all three (the latter being a gift for my dad). My ordered arrived quickly, was well packaged and I loved that the soaps were stored in little mason jars. Very cute! Every month Geeky Clean offer a Read More…

20 years of Buffy the Vampire Slayer 

On March 10th 1997 ​the first season of Buffy the Vampire Slayer aired in the USA, that’s right – Buffy is 20 years old today! That makes me feel old… I’ve been watching Buffy since it first aired in the UK and have rewatched it countless times on VHS and DVD.  I’ve had some great experiences because of Buffy, conventions, themed parties, acting out scenes from Buffy and putting on shows of Once More With Feeling (the musical episode) as a kid etc. I’ve also made many great friends through our mutual love of Buffy that it wouldn’t seem right Read More…