Things I learned in 2017

This year has taught me a lot, like a ridiculous amount. It’s been a year of learning, love, loss and lessons. With the year coming to a close soon, despite it feeling as though it’s flown by, I thought I’d write down for you all some of the things I’ve learned this year.

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My run up to Christmas must haves!

So I thought it may be quite nice to share with all of you (probably all five of you who read my ramblings 😉 ) my run up to Christmas must haves! For me there are always a good few essentials that I need to have to start getting me in the festive spirit…not that it takes much.

My run up to Christmas must haves!

Fairy lights

Fairy lights are like my number one thing I have to have around the house! I feel like they add so much festivity to a home. They’re super cute and really not that expensive at all. I tend to buy all of my fairy lights from Lights4Fun as they offer really good quality lights and not at a bad price either. View Post

Wreath making with Brown Paper & String

I can’t even tell you how busy my December is going to be… sorry in advance if there are a few days between blogs! Saying that, despite being so busy I managed to squeeze in a wonderful wreath making class this weekend.

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Harrogate Christmas Market

Having gone to the Christmas market in Harrogate less than a handful of times over the past few years, I thought it only best to take time out of my forever busy life to head on down and see what it had to offer.

I didn’t head there last year but did the year before. I thought it was OK. A bit cold, damp and hellishly busy, but I suppose if you head to any Christmas market you need to expect this! The 2017 one was no different.

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A note to my younger self

Every so often we go through different experiences in our lives which often send me  back to when I was younger. I sometimes find myself wishing I could tell my younger self about how life really works, and what’s real and true, and therefore get rid of some incorrect preconceptions and assumptions I had way back then. So what would I tell my younger self?

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