Lauren’s Journal

3 in one of my 30 before 30 list 8

One long weekend and I managed to tick off 3 items on my 30 before 30 list. 3 years ago I wrote a list of 30 things that I wanted to complete before I was 30. For me, this was a form of self care – to keep me focused, motivated and complete some fun things on the way! 21. Music Festival This weekend I went to Wickham Music Festival which had all the things that a festival trip should have; camping, mud, rain, sunshine, music and food! I loved seeing one of my favourite artists KT Tunstall. It’s the third […]

Hammock chair in Amsterdam. 30 before 30 bucket list on Milly's Guide.

Making changes for a positive impact on your wellbeing 32

So I haven’t been feeling great recently. It’s something that I’ve briefly mentioned in my weekly gratitude posts #FridayFive. I feel ready to open up about it a bit more and let you know about the changes that I’m implementing in my life to help.   A few weeks ago I went to my Doctor. It was time for my appointment and my name flashed up on the screen. I left the waiting room and sat across from him. I cried. The poor man, I just cried and couldn’t get my words out. He was brilliant. Gave me a tissue, […]

14. Go to Cadbury World

Number 14 on my 30 before 30 list is to visit Cadbury World. Now, I’ve always been a chocoholic and had never visited, the British Heart Foundation are running a dechox in March and I said that I would rather trek the Great Wall of China again than give up chocolate for a month! Last year I stayed in Birmingham for a few days and took the train just outside the city to Cadbury World. It was fascinating to see where the chocolate was made and packaged. I’ve always been a Dairy Milk fan, I love how sweet it is and I don’t like posh, dark chocolates! And […]