I've dusted off the old #BlackStoneCherry
t-shirt in preparation for tomorrow night's show. It's been almost 2 years since we last saw them live so, to say that I'm ready is an understatement. @blackstonecherryofficial
Today is the launch party of @hbloggerscom
‘s debut book, Make an Impact. If you’re a content creator, business owner, or someone wanting to grow their voice in the wellness sphere, we highly recommend Fab’s book. Keep an eye on our stories later to see all the excitement of the party (we’ve heard a rumour that there’s a glitter station... 👀). #MakeAnImpact #HBCxYorkshire
Good morning dog friends and hoomans. Sometimes it’s just nice to sit with my hooman and relax away from all the hustle and bustle. I live in beautiful Yorkshire which is perfect for relaxing ( although we have lots of fun activities to do too !) if you haven’t been to Yorkshire yet then have a word with your hooman about visiting. You will both love it ❤️🐾
It’s hump day and I’m dreaming of avocados and poached eggs 🙌🏻 // I can’t believe it’s the 12th and I’m half way through my advent calendars already 😱 The count day is on for plenty of chocolate and lay ins! 💖 #fblogger #asseenonme #brunchgoals
I love gin, and I also love gin bottles! .
I think that the designs on gin bottles are some of the prettiest of the spirit bottles it it feels a waste to just throw them in the recycling.
I tried putting standard battery powered fairy lights in bottles, but having the battery packs trailing out of the bottles looked pretty clunky, so then I thought, I wonder if there is such a thing as the battery pack being in a cork shaped case...
Well it turns out there is! I don’t know why I didn’t do it before but a quick search for ‘cork lights’ on Amazon came up with these beauties!
You get a pack of 6 for £7.59 (tiny screwdriver for changing batteries included), and these ones have copper wire and a warm glow which I appreciate. There are a number of other brands on @amazon
, these were just the ones I thought looked best. .
It’s a little bit of a shame that each set comes in a plastic pack, I think it would be better for them to come in boxes, but that’s just me. .
Anyway, I love the overall look and plan to keep these on my mantle piece as a permanent fixture, and hopefully I can add to the collection of empties soon!
(I should add the @silentpoolgin
empty was donated to me and I nabbed the @warneredwards
empty from my parents’ pub 😂)
‘You’re not expecting me to get on this mini choo choo train are you mom? 😕’.. don’t you love it when somebody’s head is in the way of your photo 🙈
Does anyone know what day it is? Since we were away Sunday into Monday we didn't really get that end of week feeling you get on a Sunday. Meaning yesterday didn't feel like Monday and making today feel like the start of our week. Do you know what I mean? Has anyone else ever experience this when your normal routine is thrown off?
Anyway, we had an unbelievable stay in an unbelievable hotel; The @the_exhibitionist_hotel
🏢 If you're ever down that way and looking for somewhere a little different to stay, be sure to check this place out. I'll let the photos speak for themselves📸😎
We’ve entered a new phase, a phase which has seen my once joyful child replaced with an equally beautiful yet extremely moody version of his former self!
Obviously, it goes without saying I love him unconditionally but there are days when I feel my love is unrequited 💔
I remember a time not so long ago when his eyes glistened at the sight of my face, now I’m terrified of buying the wrong type of jam incase it’s the beginning of a week long hunger strike! #jamgate
Clearly I’m taking the whole thing in my stride and not acting dramatic in the slightest! I shall continue reminding myself that everything is just a phase while frantically googling ‘why does my toddler hate me?’ 😭😭
My two boys relaxing together 😍
Just me and my friend Billy chilling 😍🐾
Good morning dog friends & hoomans. I live in the beautiful town of Knaresborough in North Yorkshire. The town is friendly, pretty and there is so much to do round here including lots of amazing dog walks. You really MUST come visit for a holiday as you & your hooman will love it. I can100% recommend @newtonhouseyorks
as a fabulous place to stay. It’s right in the centre of town so fab for getting to all the amenities but also close enough to the river & all those lovely dog walks. They are so dog friendly, the rooms are lovely and we get lots of treats too. All the details are on my website so pop over for a look. And tell me if you come to Knaresborough so I can pop over and say hi ! 🥰🐶
I’ve had a couple of new foodie posts go live, including a review of @pavsdhaba
, the latest restaurant to hit @whiteroseleeds
🍹 // And as I enjoyed creating last year’s post so much, I decided to rate the Christmas coffees again (any excuse to spend all my wage on coffee 😇) // Catch up with both posts by clicking the #linkinbio
💖 #fblogger #asseenonme #zara
And it’s time for days 9 and 10!
Day 9 of the @marksandspencer
advent calendar contained the @renskincare
revitalising night cream. I’ve got a new hoard of of skincare building up!
gel rehab was in the @amazon
calendar. I really don’t paint my nails that much but I want to make time for it, so maybe this will come in handy.
I get eczema on my hands so I’m quite interested in this almond milk and honey calming and protecting hand cream from @thebodyshop
From day 10 of the M&S calendar came the @percyandreed
overnight recovery treatment. I’m all for a good hair treatment and am testing a few so will see how this stacks up.
The Amazon calendar contained a super stay liner from @wunder2cosmetics
and I’m all for a good eye liner.
And I love the smell of pink grapefruit so this gel lotion from The Body Shop is pretty exciting!
Do you have an advent calendar? What’s in it?
You can’t beat a good old fashioned beans and cheese toastie with a brew! Should’ve Syn free using healthies but I’ve had both mine today so 🤷🏼♀️🤫 but I’m still way within calories so win some, lose some. 🙃🙂🙃🙂
Well that’s my Christmas shopping all ‘wrapped’ up! 🎁 🎁
You know it’s almost Christmas if you spot me running around Sheffield high street in a mild state of hysteria! 🏃🏼♀️
While the majority of my shopping remains safely tucked away in my amazon shopping cart at least I’ve found the time to treat myself to some new festive jewellery courtesy of @nominationitalyoffical.
I think they’ll look fab with the dress I’m yet to find for the office Christmas party...which happens to be this Friday! #organisationgoals
Back on track! Good prepping for the day ahead! Speedy Syn free breakfast followed by a speedy salad with 6 syns (4 for 1/2🥑 and 2 for the pasta) 👉🏼👉🏼👉🏼👉🏼
When you’re an avocado kinda gal on a packet of pasta kinda wage 💁🏼♀️🥑 (4 syns for 1/2🥑 and 2 for the pasta) 580kcal
▪It's 15 days until Christmas and I literally cannot wait! I think when you become a parent especially, receiving presents isn't what it's all about - the joy truly comes from the giving of presents and making other people happy. Plus, seeing children believe in the magic. ❤🎅 ▪Being in the swing of Christmas, now was definitely the time to crack these @adagioteas
out! 🤗 Now.. where shall I start..
When Monday starts with lots of fresh air, hot chocolate and marshmallows you have high hopes for the week! Florence and I loved her first forest school morning today and even better that the parents all got hot chocolate as well. I hope Monday has been kind for you? #freerangelittles
Tb to the @clfairs
in Harrogate last weekend 🎄 It’s certainly got me in the festive mood with lots of bespoke Christmas gifts. A must visit next year, thank you for having me as a VIP for the day ❤️ @countrylivinguk @approach_pr
Perfect way to end a Monday! A soak, a refreshing drink and some Christmas films in bed. 💛
Subway salad! 6 syns for the sauce and avocado! 282 kcal. My favourite lunches to date! I even converted my collegue into salad > sub 🥗🥑
Happy Monday Dolls! Hope you all had a lovely weekend! Mine was spent cleaning on Saturday as I’m trying to declutter the house before we move as I don’t want to bring stuff we don’t use anymore, I’m hoping to get it all together and give to charity shop 💓 Does anyone else feel like getting rid of old stuff is therapeutic? ......................
Ps. I have started making my own quotes pictures instead of using ones from Pinterest 😂 hopefully I’ll figure out what type of writing I want to use! What do you all think? ..
I absolutely love hearing your feedback and recommendations! Please feel free to ask any questions & click the follow button so you can stay up to date with what we are doing! Love, Dee xx
Happy Monday everyone! Mine is almost over with! So, just one more to get through then it will be Christmas Eve! Eeaaak. 🎅🏼🎅🏼
Who's having a good Monday so far? We've in 'The City' for a business meeting before heading back up North to where we belong! What's everyone else got planned for this week?