I tried to stop swearing for a week

I tried to stop swearing for a week

Swearing. Profanity. Dropping the F-bomb. We all probably do it at some point, but do you swear too much? I know I do. So, for one week I tried to quit swearing.

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I tried something with a beauty routine and discovered something interesting

I tried something with a beauty routine and discovered something interesting

Over the last few weeks, I have been trying some different little experiments to try and improve my life. Bit by bit, every week adds on top of each other. This week I tried something with a beauty routine and discovered something about myself.

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I tried something with a daily to-do list and was surprised with the results

I tried something with a daily to-do list and was surprised with the results

The last few weeks I have been experimenting with different things to try and improve my life. The idea is that I keep adding little tasks and make little changes every week, and they will add up to something wonderful. This week, I made a daily to-do list.

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I started paying attention to my step count and my activity levels everyday

Do you know how many steps you take in a day? Is it enough to be deemed healthy? I started paying attention to my activity levels for a week and used a step counter to see if I was being active enough.

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My steamy hour || I tried an experiment with the ironing and it did not go well

My steamy hour || I tried an experiment with the ironing and it did not go well

For the last few weeks, I have been trying various things to make my life better. Small changes that could add up to something big. My most recent experiment was with the ironing pile and how to get rid of it.

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You shall go to the ball || the joy of the charity event

formal events and ball gowns

Once upon a time, there was a little girl who dreamed of princesses and dragons. Grand parties and sword fights. Unfortunately for this little girl, she lived in Northern Ireland in the 80’s and 90’s when bombs were going off and women were wearing power suits instead of ball gowns.

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Top tips for the best possible wedding

There comes a time in your life when everyone is getting married and having babies. For me, I’ve already had my dream wedding and babies. So now I get to do the great/annoying thing of giving you all some advice about life, love and how to get a red wine stain out of that cute top.

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Child maintenance || Who do I sue?

child maintenance

As I sit and write this I am a very angry bunny. Have you seen an angry bunny? It’s like a regular bunny, all cute and harmless looking until it bites your hand with such bloody fury that scares you to the bottom of your soul. That is the level of anger I am feeling right now. And there is nearly nothing I can do about it. Nearly nothing…..

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I still have no idea what I am doing || Confessions of a blogger

I still have no idea what I am doing || confessions of a blogger

Being a blogger is one of those things that seems like a good idea before you start it. You can write about whatever you want, you can post whenever you want. Deadlines are the sort of thing reserved for journalists with breaking stories, not a genius like you. The world is your oyster and everyone will think you are brilliant. Insightful maybe. You will become rich and famous by just being you. And do you know what? This is one of those times when I wished the sarcasm font existed.

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WordPress V Blogspot

wordpress v blogspot

When it comes to blogging, the first thing you need to do is organise a site to place all of your musings. There is no point in having all those ideas in your head and have nowhere to put them. Two of the most popular platforms for blogs are Blogspot and WordPress. Both have their strengths and weaknesses but which one is the best for you? Here are some of the pros and cons I have noticed with both platforms. Continue reading WordPress V Blogspot