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Blogmas day 11 - Secret santa gifts for under £10

Monday, 11 December 2017

 ASOS 
 £7.99 







 
 The Body Shop
 £7
 The Body Shop
 £9
 Newlook
 £9.99
 Matalan 
 £4.50
 Lush
 £8.95
 Sass & Belle 
 £9
 B&M
 £3.99
 B&M
 £3.99
 Marks and Spencer's
 £10 (3 for 2 on gifts)
 Sass & Bell
 £8.50
 Boots
 £10 (3 for 2 on gifts)













Blogmas Day 10 - Last Christmas

Sunday, 10 December 2017

I thought I'd share photos of my past Christmas's with you, I thought I had way more photos than this but apparently I am all over the festive fun to take photos.

 90s

2012

 

 2013

 2014

 

2015 

2016

Blogmas Day 9 - Christmas gifts for pets

Saturday, 9 December 2017

For anyone that doesn't know, I have a cat named Waffles. I may or may not be obsessed with him and in true cat nature he doesn't want anything to do with me unless he's being fed. Standard. He is the the inspiration behind this blogmas post. Here are some suggestions on what to get your fur babies for christmas. 

Cats





1. Whiskas Christmas stocking - £3
2. Ridiculously funny looking cat collar - £2
3. Christmas dinner - £3
4. A cat bowtie, I love this so much - £3
5. Unicorn hat for you cat. Transform your regular boring cat, into a magical CATICORN - £6.99
6. Dreamies selection pack - £5
7. Santa's hat cat bed. Cat's don't really use these but omg look at it - £10

8. Advent calendar - £2
9. Cat nip bauble so you cat can be merry - £3
10. CAT WINE. Pawsecco ... Genius - £2.69 

11. Cat tie equally as cute as it is smart - £3
Dogs





 1. Beer for dogs BEER FOR DOGGOS, could you imagine if a dogs got drunk like people did hahaha - £2.49
2. Christmas dinner - £1.29 a tin
3 Penguin Christmas jumper HOW CUTE IS THIS- £12
4. Santa outfit make your dog internet famous- £10.99 / £11.99
5. Doggy Doughnuts  I am sorry but I know these are dog dogs, but I want one - £9.95
6. Doggy Hamper - £15
7. Chewy candy caines- £1.99
8.Mince pies - £1

What will you be buying your pet for Christmas this year?

Blogmas Day 8 - Christmas Playlist 2017 the Pop Punk / Emo addition.

Friday, 8 December 2017

You know your girl did it!! A pop punk / emo Christmas playlist. You're most welcome <3 I will be adding more as and when I find them. 

Find it HERE

1. Fall Out Boy - Yule shoot your eye out
2. New Found Glory - Nothing for Christmas
3. Issues - Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays
4. All Time Low - Fools Holiday
5. Real Friends - I Had a Heart
6. Yellowcard - Christmas Lights  
7. William Beckett - Do you hear what I hear?
8. Blink 182 - Happy Holidays, You Bastard
9. My Chemical Romance - All I Want for Christmas is you
10. Jimmy Eat World - Last Christmas
11. Jarrod Alonge - 12 Days of Pop-Punk Christmas 
12. Rise Against - Making Christmas
13. Fountains of Wayne - I Want An Alien For Christmas 
14. Relient K - Deck the Halls 
15. Hawk Nelson - I Saw Three Ships
16. Traitors - Lonely This Christmas 
17. Fall Out Boy - What's This?
18. Relient K - We Wish You A Merry Christmas
19. The Used - Alone This Holiday 
20. Neck Deep - December 
21. Ramones - Merry Christmas
22. Never Shout Never - 30 Days
23. This Wild Life - Sleigh Ride
24. New Found Glory - Ex Miss
25. Sleeping With Sirens - Chritmas on the Road
26. NOFX - X-mas Has Been X'ed
27. Bowling For Soup - Merry Christmas
28. Linkin Park - My December
29. The Smashing Pumpkins - Chrismtastime 
30. Panic at the Disco - Hallelujah
31. Lemmy - Run Rudolph Run
32. New Found Glory - Snow
33. Lower Thank Atlantis - Merry Christmas 
34. Twisted Sister - I Saw Mummy Kissing Santa Claus
35. Slade - Merry Xmas Everybody
36. The Summer Set - This Christmas
37. Emery - (Ho Ho Ho) A Way For Santa's Sleigh
38. The Wonder Years - Christmas at 22
39. The Almost - Little Drummer Boy
40. Jaymes Reunion - Rockin' Around the Christmas Playlist
41. Creeper - Fairytale Of New York
42. A Rocket To The Moon - Santa Claus Is Coming Town Town
43. Jimmy Eat World - Christmas Card
44. Bowling For Soup - We Wish You a Merry Christmas
45. Bowling For Soup - Frosty The Snowman
46. Stellar Kart - Punk the Halls
47. Forever The Sickest Kids - Mistletoe is for Quitters
48. A Day To Rember - Right Where You Want Me To Be
49. The Fold - This Christmas
50. Jack's Mannequin - The Lights And Buzz
51. Blink-182 - Boxing Day
52. The Venetia Fair - The Grinch
53. Kids in Glass Houses - Secret Santa
54. Allstar Weekend - Christmas Kisses
55. Artist Vs Poet - Christmas With you
56. A Change Of Pace - Christmas on the West Coast

Blogmas Day 7 - Work Christmas party

Thursday, 7 December 2017 Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London SW7 5BD, UK


This year my works Christmas party at the Natural History Museum ... Yes you read that correctly. As you can imagine, I was expecting big things and it did not disappoint. 


We were based in the space room, which randomly had a Stegosaurus skeleton hanging out, who was pretty awesome. The dining tables were situated under the earth and were beautifully decorated, the dance floor and the bar were located by the staircases. 

 
The food was extremely fancy pants and delicious, safe to say there wasn't a crumb left on my plate. To start I had Whiskey marmalade glazed ham with cumberland chutney, fennel, parsley and clementine, it was to die for and for my main I went for the veggie option of cauliflower cheese souffle, savoy cabbage, roasted butternut squash, parsnip cream. It was a bit like really creamy scrambled egg, but it tasted great. Now desert, I didn't know what I had ordered but it was this amazing chocolate tart / cheese cake thing. I could have happily eaten 8000 of them, I am a BIG desert person and this was my perfect desert.  


There was a free bar which we all took full advantage off and the music was absolutely on point. SO MANY BANGERS!! Whoever that DJ was, he deserves a prize. 

The journey home was interesting to say the least, my work had hired out a party bus. This had karaoke, unlimited alcohol and we could make our own playlist. It was so much fun, apart from if you tried to walk anywhere, you would 100% fall over. Oh and the toilet broke half way home which was basically torture. 



I was a bit apprehensive about going as all of my work didn't go, but I had such a good time regardless!! Good job work. Merry Christmas. 












Blogmas Day 6 - 2017 Christmas adverts

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

I may have a slight obsession with Christmas adverts and I am sure I am not the only one, as the internet also looses is shit when John Lewes releases their emotional 2 minute christmas story. ALL THE FEELS!! So I thought I would share my top 5 Christmas adverts of 2017!! Surprisingly ... John Lewes didn't even make the cut this year ... weak!!

LET'S COUNT DOWN


5. I am sorry but this Lidl advert speaks to me on a personal level ... I love food and I love to eat. There's a whole series of little Christmas stories, but this ones my fave.



4 - The Argos advert this year is pretty cool, it reminds me of Arthur Christmas, which is one of my family's favorite Christmas movies. 



3. This video may be 5 minutes long, but it's part of Vodaphone's 6 part love story and it's so good, I love a Christmas love story. For some reason I can't link it properly, so here's the URL.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?=309&v=nP1uosD78_Q


2. Aldi's Christmas advert was a very close number 1. I kind of want to move it to first place because it is that good. It is absolutely AMAZING and so so funny, I LOVE IT SO MUCH. Watch it below to see why I am all about the carrot, which Aldi are selling by the way.





1. My number 1 Christmas advert this year goes to M&S. Paddington is just so cute, nostalgic and current, so it relates to every member of the family. I love the innocence of it and the Christmas cheer, it's like Home alone meets Paddington, a perfect combo.


Blogmas Day 5 - Christmas wrrapping paper

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

I don't know why, but I love wrapping Christmas presents, I love making them look cute AF and I love making the weird shaped items look as awful as possible. I've had a little hunt on the internet and found some of the best Christmas wrap that I could find.




I love stags, they're so majestic and this black stag wrapping paper from Sainsbury's is so good. Black and gold as a combination is just everything.

This is actually the wrapping paper I brought this year as I thought it would look cute under my tree as the colours / patterns just complimented each other so well. It was from M&S and only £6 for 3 1.5 rolls, tags and ribbons. 

If you've never been on the Oh Deer website, then you've been missing out. It's full of cute illustrated, cards, gift wraps, gifts and so much more. The had this amazing Gemma Correl Santa pug christmas wrapping paper which is just amazing.

I BLOODY LOVE DINOSAURS!! And Paperchase have the cutest dino wrapping paper. It's £3.75 for a roll but it is 3 for 2, so you can't complain really.

This scandi wrapping paper is adorable, it's so festive and I love anything scandi so this paper is just everything. Similarly to the dinosaur paper, its £3.75 and in paper chases 3 for 2 offer. 

What colour combinations are you going for this year?





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