My week: 26

A colourful week in photos:


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*Shoe a day calendar
*Spider cupcakes made by Claire
*Barburrito – my first ever trip.
*Vintage haul
*Candy corn came for me in the post (thanks dad!)
*Housemate Ant dressed as a gnome for his 21st bday outting. Full post tomorrow!
*Barbie shoes finally arrived. Earrings will be made 🙂
*More gnome fun
Lots of packages, food and fun. 🙂 The nights are getting longer and the days colder but it was nice to get an extra hour in bed this morning.
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My week: 25

My first week back. Post holiday blues? A tad but theres loads to look forward to! All my favourite holidays are coming up so its all exciting 🙂



*Autumn colours make me happy 🙂
*Determined parking. The van in front parked with a load of space in front of it so I squeezed myself in there. Boom.
*Popcorn – girls night in!
*Apparently this is how you spell Diane, lol
*My first Pumpkin spice latte of the season. Red cups soon!
* New stationary makes me happy
*Got my fringe cut
*Operation. Saturday nights in my house are awesome.
A nice week to ease me back into the real world ha ha. I also went to a car boot today so be ready for photos of me treasure arrr! Now, off to play the game of life.
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My fortnight: 23 & 24

Since I was feeling a tad under the weather last week, I decided to make this post a fortnight in photos.

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*Macaroons! I have a new addiction. 
*I love the wedge on this shoe – it’s literally lots of little toys.
*Pink Polar Bear and Le Fizz cocktails at Kro Bar for a friend’s birthday. Take my advice and stay away from Le Fizz. Tiny for the price and all you can taste is lime!
* Decorative fair
*New boots, new dress – a good day
*Olympics mascots chocolate – yummy 🙂
*My first football match!
Looking back over these photos, the first ones feel like ages ago! I had to get some macaroons when me and the bf went to Yo Sushi in Selfridges. Just a little treat to celebrate both us being paid. Another highlight was the decorative fair in Fallowfield on the 23rd. I had a great time and made a handsome profit (yes I did just say handsome profit). 
And finally, I managed to fully tick one of my 25 things to do before I’m 25. Go to a football match.I went to see Stalybridge vs Chester on Saturday with the bf and his step-dad, step brother and grandad. I had a great time. Even if you’re not into football, you’ve got to admit it is quite fun hurling abuse at men running around in shorts!
We all also went for a Sunday roast at a country pub which was quite tasty. Though I have to say it wasn’t as good as me and the bf’s roast we did a couple of weeks ago 🙂
After a stressful couple of weeks of work I’m happy to say that I received my visa today to go to India. My parents pick me up on Friday. I can’t wait! The adventure begins. 
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My week: 31

I took way more pictures this week. I am officially proud!

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*Aloe drink from the Chinese supermarket – thanks Claire!
*Panda biscuit from Chinese supermarket again
*Jubilee biscuits at work – yummy:)
*Me and the bf met Pikachu!
*Me, the bf and Claire have started counting our pennies for our trip to Florida in exactly 1 years time – every little helps.
*Me and the bf made Sunday roast with Claire’s supervision. 
*Lego store! I may have bought some to turn into jewellery 🙂
Last week was another busy one at work so I was really looking forward to the weekend where for the first time in weeks I had no plans whatsoever. Nice. It was payday on Friday so me and the bf went to town on Saturday where I gave my debit card a battering. Photos of my purchases to come!
Then on Sunday we made a Sunday roast while chatting endlessly with Claire about our Florida trip. 359 days to go! I’m not excited at all, ha ha. We even made a goal chart to mark our savings towards the holiday. Bring on the saving.
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My week: 30

I really didn’t take many photos this week but I managed to scrape together a few. Really need to carry my camera around with me more. 


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*I am now a spreadsheet whiz…kinda.
*Doodles – I like buttons.
*Vintage fair weekend.
*Enchiladas! I promise you they were not this yellow in real life, the lighting wasn’t great.
*Sunday dinner – I literally cannot move.
*We put up canvases today! I had the hammer and the bf held the bag of nails. 21st century couple, ha ha.
So this weekend I had two vintage fairs. Very tiring but I had a great time at both and made a profit so it’s all good. I may have spent a little bit of money too. Mainly on stuff for my table display but I also indulged in a clothing purchase too. Definitely divulging the details in a post this week. Stay tuned. 
And just to be a complete Brit and discuss the weather – how gorgeous was it this weekend? I got to give my sandals another spin before retiring them until next year. Where was the sun last month? Ah well, winter is coming! (Still reading a song of ice and fire – it’s been 11 days and I’m a third of the way through. What a brick of a book!).
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