Time to say goodbye to the Summer that never was
(except that brief heatwave in June/July)
What a wash out eh? Not that I’m suprised by anything anymore, you get used to it after a while.

Kicking off a new month with an award passed on to my by the lovely Susan


This is my first award at this blogging home and I am very honoured. I also can’t narrow down the blogs I please, consider yourself awarded
She also passed along a tag that I’m tagging anyone and everyone to do…knock yourselves out!

1. What time did you get up this morning? 6am…yuck! I hate being an early riser!
2.How do you like you like your steak? I’m not a fan, but if I have it, it has to be practically burnt to a crisp.
3. What was the last film you saw at the cinema? I don’t go to the cinema often and well, I honestly can’t remember.
4. What is your favorite TV show? I don’t watch a lot of TV but x-factor and Strictly get my vote.
5. If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be? Somewhere that gets proper summers, yes!
6. What did you have for breakfast? Huge mug of coffee and some greek yoghurt.
7. What is your favorite cuisine? Ohh, tough one, Japanese I think.
8. What foods do you dislike? Prawns. Hands down.
9. Favorite place to eat? Cafe 119, a little local cafe in my village.
10. Favorite dressing? Ketchup (yes, really)
11. What kind of vehicle do you drive? I don’t drive.
12. What are your favourite clothes? Most of my dresses and tights.
13. Where would you visit if you had the chance? Paris, cliche I know.
14. Cup 1/2 empty or 1/2 full? that depends entirely on the day.
15. Where would you want to retire? I’d head down to Devon to a cottage by the sea.
16. Favorite time of day? Evening.
17. Where were you born? Bristol.
18. What is your favorite sport to watch? Gymnastics.
19. Who do you think will not tag you back? n/a
20. Person you expect to tag you back first? whoever reads this and has too much time on their hands 😉
21. Who are you most curious about their responses to this? Everyones, I’m nosy.
22. Bird watcher? In a fashion.
23. Are you a morning person or a night person? I’m an all day person apparently.
24. Do you have any pets? 1 cat (Flash) and 2 guinea pigs (Harry and Ron)
25. Any new and exciting news you’d like to share? Nope! I’m living the quiet life right now.
26. What did you want to be when you were little? A vet.
27. What is your best childhood memory? Holidays by the sea with my entire family.
28. Are you a cat or dog person? Cats, but I love dogs too.
29. Are you married? No.
30. Always wear your seat belt? Yes!
31. Been in a car accident? minor.
32 Any pet peeves? So many…please don’t get me started.
33. Favorite Pizza Toppings? I don’t much care for pizza of any kind.
34. Favorite Flower? Daisy.
35. Favorite ice cream? Mr Whippy, with a flake and syrup.
36. Favorite fast food restaurant? None, though I get odd cravings for Happy Meals.
37. How many times did you fail your driver’s test? 4…so far.
38. From whom did you get your last email? My Grandad!
39. Which store would you choose to max out your credit card? Just one?! That’s not fair haha. All the usual suspects.
40. Do anything spontaneous lately? Nope, not recently.
41. Like your job? Yes, hard to believe anyone could like being a checkout girl, but it serves its purpose.
42. Broccoli? YUM! I’ve been craving it all day.
43. What was your favorite vacation? I went to visit a friend last year…
44. Last person you went out to dinner with? Um..I’m not sure, it was probably a family meal.
45. What are you listening to right now? The rain.
46. What is your favorite color? Pink.
47. How many tattoos do you have? Three…a gecko, a butterfly and a symbol of some kind, I can’t remember its origin, only its meaning.
48. How many are you tagging for this quiz? Everyone.
49. What time did you finish this quiz? 14:30.
50. Coffee drinker? Yes, in a big way!

And finally,
the first outfit of the month…wore this to a doctors appointment and flashed my underwear far too many times thanks to the windy weather
(at least I avoided the rain!)




39 comments for “September

  1. I love japanese food and Paris too!

    love the color of your tights!


  2. Meg

    Cute outfit. I lov ethe tights. I get cravings for Happy Meals too, especially now that they have Hello Kitty toys!

  3. I didnt get enough of summer either!!
    Interesting to know more things about you- i also love brocolli!But i havent so many people out there to share this!:P

  4. congrats, darling! love your answers.
    you were already awarded though… and it was after you moved 🙂
    have a great day, xoxo

  5. Beautiful outfit – love the tights. I checked my local Boots before I went to New York but they’d all sold out 🙁
    May I just say how incredibly stunning you are? I hope that doesn’t sound creepy, just always struck me and I needed to say it 🙂

  6. The dress looks somehow like a coat! Very nice.

  7. Your dress is gorgeous. I always have a happy meal if i go to MaccyD’s i’ve not been in sooo long though x

  8. Pretty dress!! I enjoy the tag! It’s so cute that your guinea pigs are named Harry and Ron 🙂 xxoxoox

  9. haha, I’m totally gonna pull out the colored tights this fall! Great splashes of color.

  10. You’re so pretty! <33

  11. Kb

    Great answers, I have yet to take a driving test…v.nervous.

  12. yay for the award and that is a cute dress xoxoox

  13. Congrats on your award!!

    Loving you in florals and the electric blue tights! It’s starting to get chillier here! I can’t wait to wear my knits!!

  14. lol! you really love x factor don’t you 😛

    lovely outfit. we’re making our transition from winter to spring now! 🙂


  15. That outfit looks really nice:) Too bad it IS summer all year round here (trust me, “proper summers” aren’t fun twenty-four seven, threesixfive days a year!) so to wear tights like you do would be impractical…boo:(

  16. haha i can’t believe you like checkout work.
    bane of my existence, although it pays me, so i have to be thankful that someone would employ me at least…

    tagged you in my latest post, lovely.

  17. Eri

    Love your outfit hon.

    Blue is definetly the new black 😉

    See you soon.


  18. Hey gorgeous,
    Love this look and that beautiful dress paired with the killer tights and boots 🙂

    p.s. check out my blog: an award awaits!

  19. So gorgeous, darling!
    Congrats on your award!


  20. I so adore that dress – the color is lovely. Fun answers here; though please, no talk of summer ending. I love the fall – it’s my favorite time of year – but I don’t want to return to school! 🙂

  21. i love your dress!

  22. love your tights!!
    you look so sweet !!!!!

  23. Love that oufit! You look great 😀 love love love!!

    Fun q/a too 🙂

    xox, mavi

  24. E

    The blue tights with this dress are so perfect. I love how subtle and interesting they are.

  25. The perfect slouch on those boots 🙂 you inspire to mix it up in coloured tights 😉


  26. what a charming dress darling! love that print.

  27. i like your blue tights! 🙂

  28. I must must send you a long rambling email its been so long hasn’t it? I’ve not been feeling too great I can’t even recall the last time I looked at my inbox.

    Love this outfit and those tights whoa!!

    PeAce & hugs*…
    moi X

  29. Loving the olsen esque shoe pron you’ve got going on there. I also love your Harry Potter themed pet names!
    New blog=

  30. cool tag! I’ll be doing it! Have you heard of folksy? it’s like a british etsy.. you could open your store there! Love the suede bracelet.

  31. ahh i love broccoli as well !

  32. “14. Cup 1/2 empty or 1/2 full? that depends entirely on the day.”

    Indeed. hehe. Id like to be positive all the time but.. well.. Im only half human.. so it gets hard. lol.

    Congrats on the award, love!


  33. Yay, back to the colored tights that I love on you 🙂

  34. I looove reading these kind of tags (: You look so beautiful, as per usual!

    La C.

  35. m T

    i like the whole outfits.. the dress is really nice