Still of Taylor Swift in front of a backlight playing guitar.
Fangirling About Taylor Swift

The Best Taylor Swift Lyrics | My Definitive Favourites

So, I bet those of you who don’t class yourself as a Swiftie are relieved that my Tay-Tay Top Five series is over for now. If that’s you, I have bad news. IT’S ANOTHER TAYLOR SWIFT THEMED POST! To those of you who are Swifties, welcome. Let’s be friends. Anyway, on to today’s post. We… Continue reading The Best Taylor Swift Lyrics | My Definitive Favourites

Close up of paintbrushes with paint on them, rest against a canvas.
Lessons From the Classroom

Lessons From the Classroom – Art

Strap in because it’s time for another round of Lessons From the Classroom! Today, I’m taking a look back over what used to be my favourite subject - art. Don’t worry, you’ll find out why it’s no longer my favourite subject soon enough. Back when I wrote about my ideas for wedding craft ideas, I… Continue reading Lessons From the Classroom – Art

Mac, Ginger, Babs and Bunty surrounded by the other chickens
Movies

Films From My Childhood: Chicken Run

When I was a kid, I had regular obsessions with different movies. Yes, I’m aware, I was a weird little thing even back then. Anyway, it got me thinking about a new series, where I look at some of the films that filled my childhood. There were certainly lots of Disney films in there, don’t… Continue reading Films From My Childhood: Chicken Run

Earbuds in case against laptop
Music & Podcasts

Another Four Podcasts You Should Listen To Right Now

Listening to podcasts has been a key part of my working from home day for quite a while now, and I’ll be honest, I’m worried how I’ll be able to keep up the momentum when I start my new job. In recent months though, I’ve realised that they’ve not just become part of my WFH… Continue reading Another Four Podcasts You Should Listen To Right Now

June 2021 Reading Stack: The Other Mother, Last Night, The Baby Group, The Prison Doctor, The Sight of You
Books

June 2021 Reading Wrap Up

I’ve really gotten into the swing of things when it comes to getting through my reading list. I’ve actually been trying to make an effort to get through a good chunk of my list before I invest in any more books, but it’s easier said than done. Having said that, I’ve managed to avoid buying… Continue reading June 2021 Reading Wrap Up

Covid-19 Vaccine Vials
Health

Why I Changed My Mind on Getting the Covid-19 Vaccine

At the time of writing, it’s been almost a week since I had my Covid-19 vaccine. It was an oddly emotional experience and I genuinely don’t remember the last time I felt as excited as I did when I was queuing at my local centre. Which is weird, because if you go right back to… Continue reading Why I Changed My Mind on Getting the Covid-19 Vaccine

Fearless - Taylor's Version
Fangirling About Taylor Swift

Tay-Tay Top Five: Fearless (Taylor’s Version)

AND WE’RE UP TO DATE. I’ve finally caught up with my Tay-Tay Top Five series, just in time for the news that we’ll be receiving Red (Taylor’s Version) in November, which, at the time of writing, I only found out about an hour ago. I can’t wait and I’m not emotionally ready for the re-record… Continue reading Tay-Tay Top Five: Fearless (Taylor’s Version)

Craft Gin Club June Offerings
Craft Gin Club Reviews

Craft Gin Club Subscription Box Review | June 2021

The summer offerings for Craft Gin Club are always exciting, and they always seem to up their game when it comes to the cocktail recipes. This month’s box paid homage to the mystical folklore of the Isle of Man, the home of where this month’s craft gin was created, so let's take a closer look… Continue reading Craft Gin Club Subscription Box Review | June 2021

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Music & Podcasts

My Favourite Songs Right Now | World Music Day 2021

Last year for World Music Day on the 21st June, I shared a selection of songs I was currently loving at the time, and it seemed to go down pretty well. While my music-heart will pretty much always belong to Taylor Swift, believe it or not, there’s still plenty of songs by  other artists that… Continue reading My Favourite Songs Right Now | World Music Day 2021