Lazy Blogger Nail Tips ♡

♡ So, we can all get a little lazy and tired during the week, especially being at work or college all day, it’s hard to make time to pamper yourself.

♡ Baring that in mind, I wanted to share a few little tips that could make that little extra difference, and don’t take up a huge amount of your time.

♡ TOP TIPS & PRODUCTS ♡

  • Electric Nail File – These battery operated ones are honestly so handy to have. I bought this a couple of weeks ago and boy am I glad I did. Using a manual file is pretty cool you control it how you want etc, but these save so much time. This one by Broadcare, comes with all the different heads (similar to a nail shop, but less powerful of course). They just save you having to do all of the work. They’re on eBay/Amazon.. around £7. Boots do one for £14.99.
  • Nail Stamping Plates – So as I was saying before, after a long week it’s hard to find time, let alone energy to do any kind of design on your nails. Stamping plates are a time saving way of making your nails, not so plain, but still keeping it simple & pretty. The stamping sets you can find in UK stores like B&M or Savers for literally £1, but they’re also available on eBay/Amazon too. You can buy the plates which have different designs on, both simple and more complex looking.. yet all you have to do is paint over the design you want, scrape it off & stamp! SIMPLES.
  • Nail Hardener – So if you’re like me, a little lazy when it comes to actually doing my own nails, having a nail hardener comes in handy. It’s not of any colour but still keeps nails looking slick and shine. The one I have is simply a £1 one (Poundland of course).
  • Special FX Coat – Using just a special effect top coat on top of a base coat would come in really handy if you want to have a pretty but simple nail look for the day but can’t be bothered to create a design. The one in the picture is Barry M’s Confetti, it reminds me of sprinkles & looks so pretty on a plain background.
  • Peel-Off Base Coat – Glitter. Glitter is the reason for this product being a part of this post. We have all had the struggle of not being able to get glitter polish off. It either acts as a permanent marker, or the cotton wool used to clean it off with gets stuck to your nails.. it can be disastrous.
  • Rapid Nail Drying Spray – I always thought this was just a lie, a tin of air, just another selling point, but I’m convinced it actually does work. These are 89p a spray, I buy mine from B&M and they save a whole load of time after you’ve painted your claws.

Hope this helped you lazy nail do’ers,

Until next time,

C x

 

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Nail Art Necessities ♡

♡ Every nail artist will constantly talk about certain tools they own, that are involved in pretty much every single design they do. I’m going to share my nail art necessities with you because well, they’re pretty damn important.

♡ First of all, my favourite of all of them. I was on Amazon a couple of weeks ago and thought you know what I need? An electric nail file. Don’t get me wrong normal ones are great, but it’s nice to not have to do all of the work sometimes and only have to hold it whilst it files. It makes the job a whole lot quicker too, with all the different heads for it, it’s like what they have in nail shops but a bit less dangerous. Seriously recommend these! Only 7-11 pounds for a battery operated one.

♡ Acrylic clippers.. everywhere I searched for these online they were minimum £3, and they were coming from China. Honestly I know £3 isn’t that expensive but I was SO convinced I’d be able to find these cheaper. Which I did. They were 99p in Home Bargains (a really cheap shop with home, beauty, food etc in the UK). I was so happy that I didn’t have to wait for it to be shipped either, it was in the shop there & then which is also a bonus. These make life a lot easier in comparison to having a nail file, having to file it down to the shortest length. Why do that, when I can just grab these bad boys and cut them in an instant.

♡ Moving swiftly on, to nail art pens, I emphasise the usefulness of these in every single post. You’ll never guess what guys, as much as I promoted the Barry M pens, I think I’ve found a new favourite here. The NYC showtime ones, have the really super fine brush which makes is so much easier to do free hand lines and squiggles. The squeezy kind of nail pens (the Pretty & Witty one shown in pic) are amazing for doing dots, dotting tools are a lot more fiddly.

♡ Can I give a shoutout to Poundland for making such great nail art brushes, they come in a pack of about 7 and are a pound (obviously) which is the same if you compare to ones on eBay or Amazon which come from China, except you don’t have to deal with the wait. A lot more satisfying.

 That’s my top favourites of all of my nail art necessities, so until next time…

With love, 

C x 

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HOW TO: Ice-Cream Nails ♡

WARNING: IF YOU EAT A LOT OF ICE CREAM… THEN THIS POST IS FOR YOU! (Even though you can’t actually eat this)

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♡ The inspiration for this post was literally so random. I woke up on Monday morning & my first thought was “I’m so weird, I’m actually craving ice cream at 10 o’clock in the morning”, clearly I’m not going to have ice cream for breakfast because that isn’t quite acceptable. So I decided to paint nails instead:

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♡ I used my nail fingers to make these pictures a little clearer and quicker. So starting off, choose a background colour.. I chose a pretty neutral Pink colour because in my head it’s supposed to resemble strawberry ice cream.

♡ Pick 4 other colours which you want to resemble your ‘ice cream sauces’.. I tried to stick with pastels because they looked most realistic. Literally start with a thin brush (you don’t even have to this makes it a little easier) and do a rough outline, quite squiggly as if it were like dripping sauce. Any rough lines don’t matter you’re going to paint over them afterwards, it’s just to get a rough shape of what you’ll fill in without going overboard.

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♡ Then grab the actual nail polish brush of the colour you’ve chosen and just fill in that space. Most polishes have reasonably tidy and thin brushes so it should be fine!

♡ Then comes the colourful & creative part. If you, like me have a colourful sort of mixed up nail polish i.e. Confetti by Barry M. Then that’ll make it a lot quicker.. not necessarily easier. If not you can just either pick a bunch of colours that would look like sprinkles and use a thin brush or cocktail stick (if you’re not a nail art tool hoarder like me) to make little tiny tiny streaks. If you have some different coloured nail pens, that will make life 10x easier.. but it is still possible without them.

♡ Voilaaaa, you have a set of ice cream themed nails.

I hope this made it somewhat easier… isn’t as complicated as it looks!

Until next time,

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Nail Related Pet Peeves ♡

♡ Since getting into the whole nail art thing many months ago, I have learnt that I have MANY pet peeves when it comes to all things nail art related. The main one being that I genuinely cannot stand seeing my nails NOT painted, it’s so weird. I look at my nails, see they aren’t painted and just cringe.

 ♡ Here’s a ‘few’ other pet peeves:

  • Since we’re on the subject of always having a colour on your nails, I hate hate hate when I use my favourite colour (BLUE OF COURSE) and once I decide it’s time to change, it completely stains my nails. Leaving a mouldy, permanent colour for the next couple of days. The same applies with Greens, and especially Yellow’s!
  • The application of Glitter, as much as I LOVE sparkle, god it is difficult to get off! I really need to start remembering to use a peel off base coat!
  • I don’t know if these can be classed as a pet peeve but I’m gonna say it is! When somebody says to me ‘did you get your nails done at the shop? Why didn’t you just do them yourself?’ Okay. So, I can never find a glue that is actually strong enough to keep on good quality nails especially since with the job I do, watches and changing the batteries would break them constantly. I go to the nail shop & get them done to a very natural length, I leave the, plain so that I can paint the designs onto them. Besides, it’s nice to be pampered once in a while!
  • Over exaggeration with the amount of ‘charms’ or ‘jewels’ being used, like come on, you must admit they get rather tacky?! Personal preference on that one I guess. 
  • The most frustrating thing for me is no matter how hard I try, my left hand and right hand will never be the same. Doesn’t matter how much practice I give myself, my left hand does not want to function when it comes to nail designs.
  • I ALWAYS, when I’ve taken a picture of my latest nail design compare it to where I got my inspiration. If I get my inspiration from a professional I sit there judging myself like ‘ooo you missed abit there, that isn’t straight’ etc etc, like hello? Why am I judging myself, it’s a hobby for me, not a profession and I need to teach myself that it’s okay!
  • Having a good everything day. Hair is great, face on point, outfit looking lush… and then there’s your nails which you didn’t get time to do. Yep, it’s irritating. It just kills the whole vibe of the outfit.

There definitely needs to be a part 2 of this because I have plenty of pet peeves!

Until next time…

C x

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Perks of Learning to Drive ♡

♡ This isn’t one of my usual posts, but I thought it might be helpful to some of you 17/18 year olds like me. So I recently passed my driving test (November 2016), with just one fault! I thought I’d give some of my tips and experiences in case it’s any use.

 

MAIN TIPS: (I’m not very good with advice, but these tips are just what helped me so! These are mainly for manual driving but it’s kind of the same process for automatic learners, just one less pedal and no need for gear changing)

♡ Focus on yourself, your driving, gear changing, and all the important stuff as a pose to seeing what the driver next to you is doing whilst at the red light for example. Try not to be easily distracted!

♡ One thing I always struggled with was gearing down to turn, I always did it too early which made the car do a really confused jump or not at all and then lost control around a corner. What made me remember is “brakes to slow, then gear to go”, simply meaning before you even put your foot on the clutch, slow down to get the speed you need for the gear that will get you around the corner (so second or first). Of course, it’s possible to go round a corner in any gear, but for test purposes you’d get a minor if it wasn’t in less than third

♡ Keep track of when your lessons are, timings and all. The amount of times I have just rolled out of bed in my pajamas for a lesson that I forgot about is ridiculous. I literally throw on a jumper and jeans, brush my teeth and act as though I have been awake for ages. I usually put them in my phone since I’m on it constantly and set a reminder the night before.

♡ This is a weird one but I always drove badly in certain shoes. For some weird reason, I cannot drive in my Timberlands, my foot slips off of the pedal (causing me to stall, drive to slowly etc). I ALWAYS have to be comfy in my Converses, so yes wear comfortable and suitable shoes so your lesson has the best outcome.

♡ Driving instructors are extremely eager to make sure you’re constantly using all 3 of your mirrors. Most of the time for me, I was checking my mirrors consistently and when my instructor was watching me for 10 seconds I didn’t, it would come across as though I wasn’t using them at all. Make sense? Can anybody relate? Well anyway, when I first began driving in January, I neglected my mirrors a lot, but the easy way I remember to use them is to look each time I change roads/direction & if I am on a straight road for a while then around every 7 seconds.

♡ Blind spots, they’re easy to forget about. Remember to check them each time you’re pulling away or about to do a manoeuvre, and checking windscreen pillar blind spots at junctions. (the second really, is only necessary for the sake of not getting a minor fault on your test, I don’t feel the need to use it all the time now though)

♡ There is some seriously frustrating things about being a learner, and having that big L above your car. My biggest issue was being concerned too much about what other drivers are doing and thinking, which I guess is useful in some cases. What frustrated me the most was the aggravation of other drivers, getting impatient and rude because they’re in a hurry to be somewhere. It’s almost like they don’t remember that they were also a LEARNER once to get where they are now. Beeping you, cutting you up, all of that, it’s a joke. Simply because I’m driving a car with an L on it, it doesn’t make you any more superior on the roads. So don’t let them knock you back confidence wise, drive safely and focus on progression.

♡ I could go on, but I don’t want you to get bored.. as this isn’t my usual kind of post. However, if you did make it this far and you can relate, leave me a comment below and let me know how your driving is doing! If you have a test coming up soon then GOOD LUCK!

With love, 

C x 

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HOW TO: Basic Geometric Nails ♡

 Last night, randomly lacking inspiration for nail designs, I came across a geometric type of design and I loved it as soon as it saw it. I’m a fan of quirky bright designs. I thought I’d show you a simple step by step on how to do it yourselves.

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♡ You’ll only need 3 bright polishes of your choice, a background colour (in mine, I used white but any light colour that contrasts to your other three is fine!)

♡ Then grab some type of tape. I used actual nail striping tape which you can order on eBay or Amazon for literally 1 or 2 pounds for 10 rolls, bargain! If you don’t like ordering on eBay, charliesnailart.co.uk sells the rolls for 39p each, and that’s pretty good too! You can even use my discount code ‘CNA10’. Back on track, if you don’t have striping tape you can use masking tape/sellotape just be sure to cut it down to a much thinner size & if using sellotape make sure the base colour is completely dry as the sellotape will peel it off afterwards otherwise.

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♡ So I did my base coats the night before so I knew they were super dry & it would save time when putting the tape on and off for the design. So with your 3 chosen bright colours paint the thumb, second finger and pinky.. one of each of these colours. In my case they were White, Purple and then Turquoise.

♡  Place the striping tape at different angles, leaving no gaps between the triangle shaped sections or this would make the lines rigid when you peel it off.

♡ Using your three colours evenly fill in the gaps between the tape which at first will appear messy (like my ring finger) and after a few minutes begin to peel the tape off and it should appear like my middle finger below.

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Don’t forget the top coat! Then, literally that is all. Who knew something that looks so complex can be so easy?! I love it because it just looks so quirky.

I hope this gave you some nail inspiration for if you’re bored of plain colours because I can be sometimes!

Until next time,

C x 

[ if you want to see more nail designs, you can find some on my Instagram at @charlieannecx ] 

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Nail Wheel Ideas – DISNEY ♡

“It’s kind of fun to do the impossible”

“All our dreams can come true, i you have the courage to persue them”

– My favourite quotes from Walt Disney ♡

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QUICK NOTE: Apologies for the bad quality photos

♡ Anyway, back to the Disney nail theme. I thought I would recreate all of my favourite characters/films in one nail design. Some were SO difficult, and well there wasn’t enough space either, I’m pretty sure there isn’t a Disney character I don’t like.

Starting from ‘Up!’ and working my way clockwise.

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♡ I was super excited when this film came out & I just loved the story line so much. I didn’t want to have to choose between the little boy & Mr Fredrickson.. So I just went with the balloons instead. It gave me a chance to use my favourite colours from the Barry M collection.

♡ The next one is supposed to be Aladdin. I really wanted to include this one but had to idea what to do so I just used the colours of the lamp in the Aladdin animation to create it.

Snow White, everybody loves her, it’s such a classic Disney movie.. and well, she’s one of the Princesses so of course she’s important.

♡ I’ve never actually seen the Disney film Pocahontas butttt I do think she is one of THE most different, loveliest Disney character animations there is, so I had to feature her here.

Ariel, where do I start, I love her. If I was a mermaid, I’d want to be Ariel. That is all I have to say! I mean come on, I know she’s animated but imagine her as a real life person, she’d be every guys dream to be honest.

♡ Oh, and everything I just said basically applies to Belle too. Which brings me onto the next design which is supposed to be a recreation of what her dress looks like. I don’t think I did terribly!

♡ I mean the next one could literally be anything, interpret it how you want to.. but my intention was Tinkerbell. I couldn’t really think of a design for her but she’s one of my favourite characters so there is no way I could leave her out. I do think she deserved a little more sparkle though, oops.

Sully, ‘the big cuddly blue thing’, basically what I called him as a child. I love Sully because he’s my favourite colour.. he’s TURQUOISE.

Nemo is one of the all time favourites for everyone, but he mainly reminds me of me because he’s so dopey, not really good at much and well, just likes to be involved in everything and that describes me so much.

♡ The 101 Dalmatians are my favourite because they are the true definition of life.. they had a horrible start with that woman, but they finally got the happy ending & I just love puppies so it didn’t take much for that movie to impress me.

Winnie was every 90 kid’s wise guy… everything Pooh has ever said has been true, he’s basically the friend everybody needs in real life I guess.

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♡ Next up, the pretty princess Tiana. She’s by far the most underrated Disney Princess, but why?? I love her.

♡ Just seeing the Disney Castle makes me want to go to Disneyworld so bloody bad, it is 100% on my bucket list of things to do in the next 5 years either with my boyfriend or family, even both.

Mike Wazowski, the crazy little one eyed green man I dreamed of having as a pet when I was a child.

Woody is such a genuine friend… we all deserve a friend like him in our lives, I mean come on, you’d be lying if you said he didn’t make you cry when you watched Toy Story 3?

♡ Okay, I had to save the best 3 till last ngl. My favourite Princesses like EVER. Ana, Elsa and Rapunzel. Anybody who knows me will understand how OBSESSED I am with Frozen, I mean I have Olaf on my car number plate. How much more obsessed can somebody be? Rapunzel, she has the kind of hair they promote in those Garnier or L’Oreal adverts… so damn jealous of that even if she is a made up character because my hair has not grown for a year.

POLISHES USED: (Of course there are so many colour’s similar to these but I thought I would just share the specific shades I used below anyway!)

Anywhere you see fine Black, White or Pink lines… I used the Barry M nail art pens, I 100% recommend those!

Rimmel 60 Seconds ‘Breakfast in Bed’ – Featured in the background of Up!

 Sinful Professional ‘Snow me White’ or Revlon Gel ColourStay ‘Sure Thing’ – Used where you see painted white.

Rimmel 60 Seconds ‘Caramel Cupcake’ – Used for the background of Aladdin.

Rimmel 60 Seconds ‘Blue my mind’ – (which strangely isn’t even blue, it’s purple)

Rimmel 60 Seconds ‘Chin up Buttercup’ – was literally just used for the yellow squiggly line on Aladdin.

Barry M Gelly ‘Green Berry’ – Featured in Pocahontas’ necklace, Ariel’s bottom half, the colour of Sully’s fur and the colour of Mike’s eyeball.

Revlon Gel ColourStay ‘Wild Card’ – Used for the colour of Snow White’s dress.

Clinique ’70 Degrees and Sunny’ – The orange kind of yellow you’ll see featured in Snow White and Winnie the Pooh.

Essie ‘Shades on’ – The colour of Ariel’s bikini top, the background of the Disney castle and the bottom of Rupunzel’s dress.

MaxFactor 60 Second Mini ‘Ivory’ – One of my all time favourites used for all the gold little bits of glitter you see (mainly in Belle, for her dress)

Barry M Gelly ‘Key Lime’ – Mainly used in Tinkerbell & for Mike Wazowski.

Flormar shade 401 – NEMO!

Flormar Matte ‘Perfect Mint’ – The shade that perfectly matched Tiana.

OPI ‘Thats Hula-rious’ – the pale pale Green used slightly for the Tinkerbell design. I love the name of this polish!

Rimmel 60 Seconds ‘Passion Red’ – Anywhere you can see Red, this was the colour used. It’s so vibrant, I love it.

Rimmel 60 Seconds ‘Sky High’ – Ana’s Dress.

Flormar Shade 423 – the pale Blue I used for Elsa, who actually turned out looking more like Cinderella in my opinion!

With love,

C x 

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Working in Retail at Christmas

♡ Christmas is creeping up again, and oh my god work gets stressful at this time of year. Anyone who works in retail will understand these 12 things! So for reference to some of these, I work for Fossil. A popular brand you should know!

♡ First of all, can I just point out, if it was up to me I wouldn’t go up to people every five minutes just to find out if they’re okay or ask them “are you looking for anything in particular?”. Yes I understand you’re “just browsing” I get paid to ask you okay please don’t ignore me or be abusive.

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♡ Next, the Christmas music. I am already suffering. I cannot deal. It has been on the playlist since just after Halloween, really? November??? I’m pretty sure I know every word to Michael Buble’s album now and the weird, creepy remixes to Santa claus is coming to town.

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♡ The late nights, ugh, I can’t deal with those either. Since I work in the busiest shopping centre in the country, it’s torture. For some reason, they feel the need to be open until 11:00pm. Even last minute shoppers wouldn’t be out that late surely, don’t you miss your bed? Paid to do nothing, time just drags…

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♡ As much of a happy person that I am, I’m not one of those fake sales assistants who has a fake voice and everything just to give good customer service, I genuinely am a happy person but when someone comes in.. grumpy that THEY have left their Christmas shopping to the last minute, but blame me because they cannot find what they wanted? I’m sorry but at 9:59 on Christmas Eve, what are you expecting to find apart from old styles and having to buy watches & jewellery from the cabinets? All the good Michael Kors, Armani, Fossil & DKNY are GONE. gone, gone, gone. This is not my fault.

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♡ The puncture in my heart I feel when someone asks me if I can gift wrap. I hate it. Customers are always so fussy and then I just think to myself, well… take it home and do it yourself maybe? I’m tired. I can’t wrap presents to save my life either, being tired just doesn’t help.

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♡ Okay, this one probably irritates me the most. It’s a week before Christmas & the amount of people who come in and ask is there any sales on Michael Kors or Armani under £100? I’m sorry, what? Christmas is coming what kind of company would put such best sellers on a sale? So please don’t give me a dirty look because we aren’t practically giving away expensive, classic watches. Also, relating to this; when guests march in with their phones at the ready.. looking for a certain watch, the minute they see the price of it in our shop, costing like £20 more? They have the cheek to call me over just to let me know that. (baring in mind, if you get retail, you’ll know everything has an official retail price, it isn’t down to me if another store has a sale)

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♡ Clumsy customers. Wow oh wow. Yes children can be clumsy, everyone can. But the other day, a grown man walked in to look around, he was at least 40 and was with his children. He had an ice-cream and he dropped THE WHOLE THING. Guess what he did next? Not only did he drop it right in front of my face, he did not apologise, he smiled and walked out with an awkward look on his face. Really man? Really. I’m left with the joys of having to mop/clean it up.

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♡ I looove Christmas displays (not tinsel, tinsel is SO tacky imo). All of the pretty signs, stickers, glitter and Christmas sparkle. I love it. The part that annoys me is going home and finding glitter in my ears, my hair, my face, just everywhere. Glitter is so stubborn.

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♡ I am permenantly tired. Any sales assistant, manager, supervisor or whatever job title. Anyone who works in retail at this time of year will understand it feels like I haven’t slept throughout December, and I probably won’t properly until February.

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♡ My jaw aches from smiling so god damn much. Why am I such a happy person? Well, I mean that’s a good thing but seriously, my jaw kills from constantly smiling at everyone that walks in and laughing so much.

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♡ I don’t know if it’s the way I look or what? People ALWAYS ask me “do you work here?” I think to myself god, I know I look 12 but yes, I work here. I suppose it doesn’t help that we don’t have a specific uniform at work, it’s just casual but not rough looking. So we just look like everyone else really. The only thing that makes us stand out is our work lanyards. I really get asked this question too much though.

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♡ Last but not least, people walk into the shop, baring in mind it is called ‘Watch Station’.. and they ask ‘do you have any watches?’ of course, I have a sense of humour so I laugh with them because most of the time they aren’t being serious, however, it’s still annoying!

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♡ Anyway, enough of my irrelevent gifs and rants, just to point out, I don’t mean to offend anyone with these, it was just a bit of fun.

With love,

C x

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My favourite moments of 2016 ♡

♡ 2016 has genuinely been one of my favourite years, I’ve grown up so much (well, my personal opinion anyway) I have gained SO much independence. If you knew me last year, there is no way I would do half of the things I’m doing now, alone. My new job and new college, is just the start, I feel so much more independent now that I commute every day like an adult. I no longer feel like a child, is that random? I don’t feel so much anxiety when I’m going out, I’ll happily go out with no makeup on with family or my boyfriend. Though I haven’t quite mastered the confidence to not wear it to college (the pressure is unreal with girls my age) but you’re probably thinking that’s such a minor thing, for me it isn’t. I have worn makeup since I was 11, yes ELEVEN. I’ve never been a very confident person, yes I’m loud but not completely comfortable with how I look. Anyway, onto other things.. I got a new job too, at Watch Station which is owned by Fossil, and I’m loving it so much, it’s the first job I’ve had where the people who work there actually make it a happy, comfortable place to be. One of the main things of my year, I PASSED MY FRIGGIN DRIVING TEST!! I’m finally on the road, yas!

♡ This is also minor, but I’ve also found a hobby that I am genuinely so into. I’m literally obsessed. I get bored really easily with things & can’t keep most things consistent. But NAIL ART, it is my new favourite thing to do honestly. It’s the inspiration for this blog too so I can share the 25% of me that can actually be quite creative sometimes. I hope by this time next year, my nail art collection doubles! (my sad goals)

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That’s my happy moments of 2016

With love, 

C x 

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Autumn Beverages ♡

♡ So the colder the days get.. the more I crave hot drinks, they make everything better right?! I can’t wait to dig out the winter jumpers, jackets and boots. I’m one of those people who literally takes no notice of Starbucks, Costa is the one for me. Here’s a few of my favourite hot drinks:

♡ Starting with Costa; so if you had asked me last year what my favourite drink from there was, I would have 100% said ‘toasted marshmallow hot chocolate’.. that has definitely all changed. The ‘Gingerbread Latte’ is so so so so (x9) good! These are both drinks from their Christmas range though which is bloody devastating in the Autumn. I LOVE the Costa Christmas drinks range. During the rest of the year, if I’m in a rush, not near a Costa Café then I’d usually run into a Sainsbury’s and grab a caramel hot chocolate from the express machine (these are so stingy with the amount they give and definitely do not taste as ‘caramel-ly’ but I’m not gonna complain because it keeps me warm!) If and when I do treat myself to a Costa, it’s always a ‘Caramel Macchiato’ for me! 3 sugars.

♡ I love the ‘toffee latte’ from McDonalds (surprisingly), it just tastes so good when it has lots of sugar in it. In comparison to their hot chocolates which literally just taste like hot water, urgh.

♡ So this is my favourite home kind of hot drink for the colder mornings. I always take my flask out with me, just because I need something to keep my hands warm! Well, I mean I like drinking it too but it’s also a great hand warmer. I have a Tassimo machine, and the ‘oreo hot chocolate’ pods for it, they are unreal. Seriously the best chocolatey boost for a moody Monday.

Just a little post, I mean there’s only so many tasty beverages right? These are my favourites, what are yours?!

With love, 

C x 

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