My Week or: How I Learned to Stop Eating KFC and Love the Croissant


How are you all going?  I hope you’ve been having a great start to the week.  It’s been a while since I’ve done an update post and so I thought I’d get you guys up to speed! 😎 (more…)

The Top 10 Songs You Shouldn’t Listen To In Bed


It’s official: I’m back in London!  Woo yeah!  It’s been a long and painful process of moving, packing, shipping, flat-hunting, moving and unpacking but now I’ve finally settled back in good ol’ Blighty and am feeling ready to spend the next year or so discovering what adventures Europe has to offer. :mrgreen:

Lately, what with all of these moves and a looming to-do list now that it’s Christmas season, I’ve been increasingly taking my iPod to bed to distract myself from over-thinking by listening to songs to help me drift off to sleep.  There are a few tunes, however, that I wouldn’t recommend… (more…)

The Top 10 Things I Love About Winter

Cold Mist

I’ve been having a busy time of it recently as I have made plans to travel in September and will base myself again in jolly ol’ London!  It’s winter at the moment here in New Zealand (so I’m already getting accustomed to the colder weather, even though it’s not snowing as I’m in Auckland) and I figured what better way to celebrate it than to do a top 10 list? 😉 (more…)

Forever Autumn

As I’ve started getting into my stride these past few weeks, I’ve started regularly going on hour-long nightly walks around the streets of my local area and indulging in deep reflection.  Reflecting on my situation now, my hopes and dreams for the future and, most of all, the time that I had spent in London. (more…)

2013: New Year’s Resolutions


The above is a scan of the page I created from printing paper and coloured pencils to remind me of all the New Year’s resolutions I would like to work towards and achieve in 2013.  I have stuck this into one of my old plastic sign holders and have put it next to my mirror on the dressing table to remind me of these goals everyday – fingers crossed it does the trick!  (more…)

My Top 12 Moments of Happiness from 2012


Well it’s that time of year again, it’s New Year’s Eve and the fireworks and drinks are being liberally enjoyed by one and all.  Just before I continue with the festivities however, I decided that I would like to sit down and reflect on the year that’s past and what I want from the year ahead.  (more…)