The Definitive Ranking of Easter Chocolate

Hello everyone! One of the things I miss about the UK around this time of year is the huge selection of Easter chocolate (which usually starts appearing in the shops several months before anyone is even thinking about Easter.) Despite Mexico being extremely Catholic and taking Easter very seriously, there seems to be surprisingly little…

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Last Year’s Favourites

Hello everyone! And a very Happy New Year! 2018, the year we’ve all been waiting for, has finally arrived. I personally didn’t find 2017 as painful as 2016 (a historically awful year by anybody’s standards) but that doesn’t mean I’m any less excited to get on with the New Year. It might be a bit…

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New Year’s Resolutions 2018

Hey folks! So, as you can tell, blogmas absolutely did not happen. I’m really disappointed because I had so many ideas and a lot of determination, I so wanted to be able to complete the challenge, but once again, adult life got in the way and I totally underestimated how much other stuff I would…

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The Ultimate Stocking Filler List

Hello again everyone! If you’re preparing a Christmas stocking for someone special and are running low on ideas, you are in the right place. Opening little stocking fillers is one of my favourite things about Christmas as I love small, useful and/or beautiful gifts. Although some stocking fillers are a bit cliche and have a…

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Favourite Christmas Things

Hello everyone! Happy 1st day of blogmas! I’ve got to admit, I am not at all prepared for this challenge. I’ve got a whole list of ideas and a couple of drafts written but by this time, I wanted to have a stack of posts all ready to go…but I’m the master of leaving things…

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2017 Goals

Hello everyone! Now that Halloween and the Day of the Dead have been and gone, it’s time to start talking about…you got it, Christmas! I don’t care that it’s only early November, the run up to Christmas is a really important time for bloggers and anyone else who has any kind of organisation to do…

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Self Care Ideas

Hey guys! Today I’m sharing an old post which I published on a blog I no longer update, but it kind of follows on from what I’ve been writing about over the past couple of days. I mentioned in my ‘100 Followers’ post that I’ve been experiencing some anxiety, so this post is relevant to…

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Day of the Dead Traditions you Might not Know About

Hello everyone! Today I’m a bit off topic again, but addressing another important issue. Tomorrow is officially the Day of the Dead, or the Día de los Muertos, a holiday celebrated primarily in Mexico but also in various Latin American countries, parts of the United States in Europe. I’m sure there are already hundreds of…

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100 Followers, Day Jobs and Anxiety

Hello everyone! So, today I got my 100th follower! I just wanted to write a quick post to say how much I appreciate everyone who follows my blog. It’s a small milestone, but a milestone nonetheless. I also wanted to briefly write about why my blog has been a little quiet lately. It’s a super,…

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The Fall Tag

What is fall, anyway? I mean, I know it’s Autumn but why is it called fall in the USA? I’m genuinely curious, so if you’re a linguist, let me know! I spotted this post on Aesthetikey, her post invites all bloggers to take part (as am I, I’d love to read your answers!) and honestly, I’m running a…

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