The #PickledBlogs Tag!

Our very own, extremely lovely, blogger Em Linthorpe┬áhas recently started her own blogging Facebook Group called the Pickled Blog Project. It's an awesome group with some great blogging members so make sure you check it out and get involved in the threads! Alongside this, Em has come up with the #PickedBlogs Tag. If you click... Continue Reading →


Mind Over Meta’s Top 10 Posts Of 2017

We're now near the end of 2017 and I find this time of year brings out the reflective side of me. I think New Year often causes people to look back and see where they've come from. I've been blogging for little over a year now and I thought it'd be interesting to reflect on... Continue Reading →

You Snooze You Lose!

Forgive me if I'm wrong, but I always thought the snooze button on an alarm was for, you know, allowing someone to snooze before the inevitable getting-out-of-a-warm-bed thing happened. You know the feeling. You're all snuggled down enjoying a nice dream about [insert name of your favourite celebrity crush here] or chocolate brownie ice cream... Continue Reading →

Wordless Wednesday (Almost)

As the cold weather sets in, it can be hard for those animals who are out in the wild to make sure they get sufficient food.┬áThis photo was taken a few years' ago on one of our walks round a local lake. The duck's focus on catching the bread* is priceless! *For any bird lovers... Continue Reading →

Wordless Wednesday (Almost)

This picture was taken during our holiday in Las Vegas. I felt so sorry for the poor person in the suit as they must have been sweltering! I absolutely loved Las Vegas. Aside from us getting married there, it was like a little patch of 'happy' in the middle of the desert. I'd love to... Continue Reading →

Give Peace A Chance

I've been in my new job for a couple of weeks now. It's a 12 month contract, although I'm hoping that there may be opportunities for it to become permanent. After all, a lot can happen in 12 months (fingers crossed). It's really nice having my own office, but I was unsure about personalising it... Continue Reading →

My Ode To Marilyn Monroe

I was in my teens when I first laid eyes on Marilyn Monroe. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes was on the television and as I watched I could feel myself falling in love. She had such a wonderful on-screen presence and effortless comic timing. A lot of people saw her as the 'dumb blonde' but she was... Continue Reading →

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