Activity ideas, Events & Party Planning, Lifestyle

15 ways to celebrate your birthday as an adult

When you're a child your birthday tends to be a big occasion filled with presents, balloons, cake and party games, organised by your family. As an adult though sometimes the day can go by fairly unnoticed. Perhaps it's because getting older seems to get less exciting after 21! I personally love my birthday time! I… Continue reading 15 ways to celebrate your birthday as an adult

30 before 30, Lifestyle

29th Birthday: Reverse Bucket List

It's my 29th birthday next week! As I am approaching the last year of my twenties, I have been looking back on my life so far AND looking forward! It's such a strange age where you can see how much you've grown up but also how much of your life you still have ahead of… Continue reading 29th Birthday: Reverse Bucket List

Aberdeen (Things to do), Charity, Family Fun, Lifestyle

Firewalk Volunteering with Inspire

This Bonfire night, my son and I volunteered with local charity, Inspire. I love supporting charities and I often involve my son, Nathan, with this too. I think it's important to raise children to think of others and be willing to help those less fortunate than themselves. Nathan certainly has these values built in to… Continue reading Firewalk Volunteering with Inspire

Aberdeen (Things to do), Reviews

Review: Fairy Bakes Brownies

If you know me, you will know that I love chocolate, brownies, and cake! And I wonder why I'm a few dress sizes larger than I would like?!  So, when I received a message from Fairy Bakes on Instagram asking if I would like to review their loaded chocolate brownies... It was a firm yes… Continue reading Review: Fairy Bakes Brownies

Lifestyle, Reviews

Review: Geeky Melts – scented soy wax melts

Soy wax melts with high quality vegan fragrance oils and biodegradable glitter... Sounds intriguing doesn't it? I was very kindly sent a complimentary sample box of Geeky Melts wax melts to try out, which I very much enjoyed trying. Geeky Melts owner, Laura, is fitting her homemade wax melts business around being a Mum which… Continue reading Review: Geeky Melts – scented soy wax melts

Lifestyle

Autumn Tag

This is a little Autumn themed post - tags like this are fun for getting to know the person behind the blog a little more by answering some fun questions. Thank you to Kirsty from Kirstythroughthelookingglass for nominating me to take part in this Autumn tag. The rules for taking part: List the rules for others… Continue reading Autumn Tag

Blogging, Lifestyle

Flawesome blogger

Thanks so much to Jenni from weirdmomstuff and Micheal from mnealwriting for both nominating me for the Flawesome blogger award. This award was created by Sophia Ismaa with the idea of recognising our flaws that make us all human and reminding ourselves of the positive sides to those flaws. Let's celebrate how our flaws make us awesome!… Continue reading Flawesome blogger