Stumbling through life, one day at a time

Month: December 2016

Life Lessons from 2016

Life Lessons from 2016

As my Life Lessons from 2015 post was so popular last year, I thought it was only right to do another one this year! I think we, as a planet, can all agree that this year has been a colossal shit show. Politics and politicians the world […]

December Diary: Reminiscing About Christmas Abroad

December Diary: Reminiscing About Christmas Abroad

When you think of Christmas what do you think of (besides presents and family time)? Snow, hot drinks, chunky-knit jumpers and fluffy socks? For years, Christmas movies and songs have portrayed the holiday season as a magical, cold, snowy winter wonderland so it’s no wonder that […]

Why You Should NEVER Visit The UK In December

Why You Should NEVER Visit The UK In December

  I just don’t get it. There are so many other places to visit during December, why would you come to the UK? Here are a few reasons why a Wintery trip to the United Kingdom is a terrible idea: It’s too Bright- In December […]

Bloggers Tell You About…The Best European Christmas Markets

Bloggers Tell You About…The Best European Christmas Markets

This year I had big plans to go to a Christmas market both here at home in the UK, and also to one on the continent. A while ago I came so close to booking tickets to Berlin, and then I came close to booking […]

December Diary: Christmas Tat, Gift Shopping And Feminist Rejections

December Diary: Christmas Tat, Gift Shopping And Feminist Rejections

This is the second in my December Diary series. You can read the first one all about Victorian markets and Owls here. This week we FINALLY put the Christmas decorations up after saying they were going up in November. I don’t know why they haven’t gone […]

Christmas Gift Guide: DIY Homemade gifts for the traveller in your life

Christmas Gift Guide: DIY Homemade gifts for the traveller in your life

This gift guide was supposed to be posted around the 1st of December but things just kept cropping up which meant it had to be pushed back. But it’s finally, FINALLY here today. Hurrah! Also, I’m not going to tell you that, if I had […]

Travel Wish-List: A Relaxing Holiday In Bandung, Indonesia

Travel Wish-List: A Relaxing Holiday In Bandung, Indonesia

As I’m very (very) low on funds right now I thought I’d start doing a few posts  over the coming weeks/months on where I would like to go as I’m not going to be doing a lot of travelling for the foreseeable- unless someone want […]