Weekend Away Essentials

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you’ll know I love short breaks away – especially staycations. There are so many great places to explore in the UK from historical sites, vast lake lands, big cities and coast land, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. [Missed a post in my staycation series? Catch up here.] To be honest I rarely go on holiday overseas and often opt for a few weekends (or long Read More…

The Gamer Tag

I’ve always loved playing video games ever since I was little, and fondly remember spinning Sonic the Hedgehog through Green Hill Zone, as a child. I also loved “catching ’em all” on Pokémon Yellow, for my Gameboy Colour. Needless to say my love of video games hasn’t changed much! Thankfully Aaron likes gaming as much as me, so he understands when I get lost in a game, and we often play co-op games together. So Read More…

My magnet collection

I was tagged by Huda on Twitter to list three things I collect, which are magnets, pressed pennies and Buffy the Vampire Slayer memorabilia (but I do also have an indoor plant collection). Thanks for the tag @blushnbutterfly 🙂🌟Three things I collect:Magnets ❤ Pressed pennies ❤ Buffy the Vampire Slayer memorabilia 🌟I tag @Raiin_Monkey @KellyReportBlog @ruthinrevolt https://t.co/RGDp5VghVd — Kim 🐧🌳🐚 (@chimmykins) March 13, 2019 I thought the Twitter tag was a great way to get Read More…

Small ways to treat yourself

In my Weight Watchers meeting last week we talked about small ways to treat yourself. This could be when you reach your goal weight or a mini goal such as upping your excercise or drinking more water. Or simply because you deserve it! Of course these were mostly non food related but it got me thinking of ways I could treat myself, because it’s completely OK to do so, and how this could be added Read More…

My indoor plant collection 

One of the things I miss about living in my own place is having my own garden to play with. It may sound strange but I love garden centres and used to enjoy planting new purchases in my garden, and decorating it with garden ornaments. Since living back with my parents I have more of an indoor plant collection to take care of, but of course I also enjoy helping them out with their own Read More…