Lauren’s Journal


Weekend Coffee Share 12/2/2017

If we were catching up over a drink (you can drink coffee, but I’ll be drinking Diet Coke!) I’d tell you about Milly and that she’s been to the vets this week. She’s had a poorly paw but the antibiotics, anti-inflammatories and salt water baths for her foot have been helping. I would tell you about my restful weekend, watching lots of Good Wife, watching rugby in the pub, going out for a curry and now blogging. We’ve had a little bit of snow here, it’s been grey and cold and definitely feels like a duvet weekend! I’ve got some […]


10. Go on a European City Break 13

It’s been a while since I updated you on the progress I’ve been making on my 30 before 30 list. Well I have now done number 10 – go on a European City Break –¬†twice! Last year in January I went to Rome and enjoyed four days of pizza, pasta, sunshine, history and lots of museums!   This year I have just got back from Amsterdam. It was much, much colder but I still had a great few days exploring the city and visiting lots of museums including Anne Frank House, Maritime Museum and the¬†Rijksmuseum.   I’ve still got a […]


Weekend Coffee Share 7/1/2017

Happy New Year! This week I want to share with you what I’ve done in my first week in 2017 and specifically how I have been getting on with the Self Care Challenge on Instagram. This challenge set by Hope the Black Dog has been fantastic at getting me to think about taking some time for me in different ways. I’ve really enjoyed it and am enjoying coming up with photographs for each day of the challenge. Day 1 was a smile to introduce ourselves, which of course included Milly! Day 2 was get out – which I shared a […]