Bank Holiday Bonanza

Well hello there! It’s nice to see you again. This is officially my second proper blog post… How exciting! So, for those of you that are not living in the wet UK, today was a bank holiday! So after a lovely cooked breakfast, made by yours truly we headed out to walk the dog! I briefly mentioned the dog on fact 15 on yesterday’s post, and his name is Tonka!


Surprisingly we had no major incidents involving Tonka and an innocent member of the public, seriously he could kill you with kisses. But the poor person with a ginger beagle jumping on their face tend not to believe us when we say that. He was actually good, enjoyed swimming in the water and generally sniffing other dogs…. Butts…. Lush.

Near the end of the walk it looked so beautiful! So I thought I would take some pictures to show you!




I’m not sure why but I thought I would do a “shoe of the day” picture….

These are my Vans beauties! I think that there are little dogs all over…. From this post it looks as though I am a crazy dog lady… Don’t judge…. I’m really not. Ha ha

Before I end this rather large post I wanted to show you a recent purchase if mine. I got it in Asda (Walmart in USA) and it was only £1.99. It’s a lip balm by Nivea its called:
Lip Butter in Rasberry Rosé. My lips are dry normally but particularly dry at the moment so I bought this to try it out. And to be honest I have been presently surprised. Firstly, it’s so moisturising, and really does make my lips feel soft. It also smells delightful, and it leaves my lips looking soft and lovely! You can get it from here Nivea Lip Butter


Oh I almost forgot. I am ashamed today that I helped capitalism…. I was fooled my friends, please don’t hate me. I walked into the local shop just to keep my sister company, I had no plans to buy anything. But then, I saw this!


I could not resist, I will admit that if it has my name on I will buy almost anything. Coke, i’m sad to say that you won this time!

Well, I think that it is it…. Till the morrow!!
Em x


50 Facts About Me!


Well hello fellow bloggers I’m new to all this jazz so you”ll have to bear with my many mistakes!
So instead of a huge wordy introduction I thought it would be more ‘current’
(I have never been current in my life) to do a
“50 facts about Me!” So here it goes!

1.) My name is Emily Jane Jones

2.) I am 18

3.) I’m from Wales, in the southern direction

4.) I’m a girl… (Hoping you would guess by the picture)

5.) I was homeschooled from the ages of 10-16

6.) I am a Mormon

7.) I have 4 siblings (2 older brothers and 2 younger sisters)

8.) I have 20 plus cousins

9.) I have a phobia of thinly sliced ham (don’t ask why?)

10.) I long for winter the entire summer

11.) I adore history… There is so much to learn.

12.) I don’t know what I would do without Music!

13.) I was bitten by a dog when I was 3, he took me right cheek off (face cheek Ha)

14.) I was terrified of dogs… So naturally my parents bought one.

15.) We now have a 8 month old beagle named Tonka!

16.) I have a favourite spoon,

17.) and knife,

18.) and fork…. Strange…

19.) We have 5 chickens, and my little sister has named them all

20.) I don’t believe in coincidence… Everything happens for a reason

21.) I am a natural brunette but now I have ombré hair

22.) My favourite savoury food is mashed potato

23.) My favourite sweet food is apple pie

24.) I live in a bungalow

25.) I love to bake

26.) I have a collection of sunglasses, ironically, as I hate the sun…

27.) I have never been to America… But I can’t wait to go one day

28.) I like writing poems… Not particularly good but I still enjoy it

29.) I love me some make up… Will be doing many posts on the stuff!

30.) Nail varnish is also another must

31.) I love tradition

32.) Christmas is my favourite time of year

33.) In nursery, I once broke a boys arm using a plastic knife… I am skilled…

34.) I am addicted to all things floral and Cath Kidston

35.) I have a quest in life to own either a Marc Jacobs or Mulberry handbag

36.) I am studying for my A Levels at the moment

37.) I am studying English Lit/Lang, Sociology and History

38.) I enjoy reading

39.) I think I was born in the wrong year so Vintage is a must!

40.) I am yet to find the perfect red lipstick but will always look for it

41.) I always kick my blankets off at night

42.) I love to knit, crochet and cross stitch

43.) I am learning to water colour

44.) my favourite band at the moment is The Beatles

45.) My heroes are: My parents/ family
Winston Churchill
Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise

46.) In primary school I was in the Tug-of-war team… No lie…

47.) I play the piano

48.) I also play the recorder, and use to play the trumpet

49.) I love sport and volleyball is my favourite at the moment.

50.) I love my family and would be lost without them…

So there we are, you all know 50 things about me! I hope you will learn to know more as I write more posts! If your still reading, Thank You!

Em x