Welcome to 2018! Here is hoping it is good to us all! I've been thinking about what I would personally like to achieve in 2018, so here is a list (basically for my own referral and public shaming if I don't manage it) of what I want from 2018: Buy a house/flat Complete a reading… Continue reading Happy New Year!
Yay for time off! Finally its the holiday season, where I plan to eat a horrific amount of food, play video games and enjoy being with friends and family. When I was younger, I really hated Christmas, because it was always a messy situation in my family home. So naturally I wasn't much of a… Continue reading Christmaaaaaassssss!
Today's post comes from my good wee pal, Paperblank Prompts: Cosy blankets and copious amounts of tea! Admittedly, I am not a fan of winter. I am happy in my cosy house but when I have to go outside, that's just criminal. But I get the slow cooker on, shove loads of tasty food in… Continue reading Creature Comforts
So I have officially been Mrs Mendoza for over a year now! Johnny and I celebrated one year of marriage on the 4th of this month, beginning with lunch where we had been married the year before in Pollok House ,then later I was surprised with a lovely dinner, spa and massage and overnight stay at the… Continue reading Love and marriage
Not LITERALLY, but more for an enjoyable reason! The purpose of this blog was to encourage me to try enjoy writing again and so far its been a slow process. I don't do this for any personal gain nor do I expect it to ever flourish into anything more than a hobby for me, but… Continue reading Learning to write again
Over on Instagram, the absolutely wonderful Charmful Things has a fantastic little shop filled with cute stationery goods! I was speaking to the owner Kate, who had recently made beautiful storage boxes and posted them on her own Instagram and I was admiring them. I asked if it was possible to make some for me for… Continue reading Pretty Little Things – Letter storage boxes
Not going to lie, this post comes straight from my bed. The bed I have been dreaming about crawling back into since 9am this morning (it's now 11:48pm on Sunday night) and one of the places I love being the most. I never used to be one for staying in bed, I'm happier plodding about… Continue reading Snug as a bug in a rug
After chatting to the husband about old routines we used to have when we were younger, I have decided to go back to my old Sunday routine - cleaning! When I was younger I was super disciplined - I would get up early and have the house sparking by lunch time. This suited me so… Continue reading Sunday Sunday…
Tomorrow is my final day (well half day) at work before we jet off on our honeymoon! I still cannot believe that we are finally heading back to Japan! We have sorted out where we want to go, who we want to see and what we want to do. We just have to get there… Continue reading Soon…soon…
I looked slightly different... We were in Kyoto and paid a visit to AYA Geisha & Maiko experience where I finally got to try a real kimono on and was made up like a Maiko (trainee geisha). We had a photoshoot too, as part of the package. It was an amazing day! And we return to Kyoto… Continue reading This time, 2 years ago