Month: April 2012

Wish List- April

What a long month it feel its been since March 26th and the last drop arrived in my bank account. With a baby showe, impromptu nights out over Easter and a hen party I have splurged this month on the usuals- drink, drink, more drink. Oh and cheesy chips on the way home.  Started the new job this week, so far so good and my holiday is nearly here as I jet off next sat to Sydney. Fingers crossed the weather is nice over on the other side. One bonus however is having already sorted out my spends and have zero out-goings planned for the month of May (till my bday but that nicely ties in with the next payday!) I think its only fair to do what I do best- treat myself! My fave sites at the min are River Island, A Wear and Lavish Alice. On the wish list so far are a nie pair of brogues as I feel ballet pumps are cutting it at the min and I’m bored of winter …

Social Experiment

So I am trying to blog more often and get back into the swing of writing. I have dipped in and out of ‘Musings of Ruby’ over the past couple of years since she began but over the past 12 months I just love finding new blogs, mainly through the power of Twitter and   by keeping up to date with the Style Blogger challenges on the Matalan site I get to read new posts. Whether it to be fashion, food, photography or travel, I think due to my nosey parker personality I get excited when I find a new ‘follow friday’. A couple of weeks ago I witnessed a twitter debate one evening between a blogger and a corporate twitter account and it made me realise just how much social media has evolved. I remember the afternoon during my second year of uni and we had a module that introduced us to the ‘new’ social sites- Twitter, Blogger and WordPress. I actually just realised I joined Twitter back in February 2009 and I have made …