I spend a LOT of time watching TV, Movies and Documentaries on Netflix. I regularly binge whole seasons in a day, some folks would say I have a problem... But here are my current top picks of animated shows for good watch, or a good re-watch - in no particular order! F is for Family: This is … Continue reading My Top 5 Netflix Picks (Animated)
It's been a few weeks (nearly months) since I last blogged so it's time for an update. I've been living an attempted minimalist(ish) lifestyle for a few months now, and have found that I've developed a really good routine that's actually impacting on my everyday life. So here are Five things that I do every … Continue reading 5 Things I do Every Single Day
Someone asked me the other day why I blog. I don't have a massive audience, I don't make money from it, so why?I write because ever since I was at primary school I've loved writing. From early poetry competitions, to speeches and short stories in secondary school, I've always loved to write.I don't have the … Continue reading I do this for me.
I have a list of jobs I need to do, and I also have a list of excuses on why I can't do them "Hello I'm Claire and I'm one of life's epic procrastinators" Don't get me wrong, when I'm motivated, I get sh*t done! But it's very, very easy for me to slip back … Continue reading I’m too busy, and other excuses.
To stick with tradition I'm starting the new year as a brunette. I say new in the title but new means repeat as there aren't enough colours in the world Although there will be no dramatic style change anytime soon. I'm just in a constant battle of to fringe or not to fringe these days. … Continue reading New year, New hair
In honour of my 27th year on this planet I thought I’d write down everything I’ve “achieved” since I was born… Passed my driving test (1st time, theory is another matter!) Got my BSc (Hons) Done Karaoke Been to: USA, Canada, France, Malta, Cyprus, Portugal, Gozo, Bulgaria (Europe etc.). Taken part in a Wildlife Expedition … Continue reading 27 Year Review (or Happy Birthday to me?)
So today I learned that The Secret Circle got canned after one season... This is the umpteenth TV show that I get in to that has been prematurely cancelled. So today I vent!! The series hasn't even finished yet here in the UK and now I have a decision, do I make the effort and … Continue reading Day 17: Why do I bother?
Today I got totally over excited looking at house stuff. Not just small bits and pieces (which I also totally got excited about) but also furniture, radiators and wardrobe. B&Q was like heaven today. The sweet smell of wood and paint tins, light fittings and PVC coatings. I was in awe. I'm a total loser … Continue reading Is it wrong to find house stuff shopping exciting?
I remember being told when I was younger never open a can of worms! But in life I have learnt that opening a can of worms is one of those things that seems bad at the time but it can create a much better result. Think about it - if you just kept the can … Continue reading Ancient Robbo Proverb #1
Well this evening was one filled with reminiscing and randomness. Firstly my Mam's birthday present arrived today, and due to an oversight of either mine or the companies she figured out what it was... this came mainly from the fact the box stated what was inside! Which is something I've never come across before but … Continue reading How I heart thee “generic music player”….
I learnt my lesson and so henceforth erased my post about the fated apocalypse. Seriously I was getting like at least 100 hits a day at times, it was crazy how one small comment made in the blogosphere could create such chaos. So from now on I will be more delicate and think out my … Continue reading The Importance of a Good Title!