The Anti Bucket List 2016


Well,another year is nearly done. Can’t believe how quickly it’s gone! So much has happened in the space of 12 months,so much like I did last year with the Anti Bucket List,here’s this years. 

-I finished my degree and graduated from university. The best day getting to celebrate my achievements with the people that made my uni experience the best. 

-Got to see many of my favourite actors on stage and meet them after. These included Pixie Lott in Breakfast at Tiffany’s,Sheridan Smith in Funny Girl(twice) and Carrie Hope Fletcher in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.

-I finally got to meet Billie Piper after seeing her in Yerma.

-Attended the premiere of Bridget Jones’s Baby. Met and got papped with Colin Firth. 

-Met James Norton

-Saw Beautiful,Matilda,Jersey Boys and Guys and Dolls

-Met Giovanna Fletcher(twice) 

-Got to be in the same room as and meet Lindsey Kelk again. 

-Carried on with and got better at baking 

-Won tickets to see Ellie Goulding at the 02. Sang and danced the night away. 

– Visted Sarah at her farm and fell in love with Devon and her sheep. 

-Went to Radio 1’s Big Weekend. Such a great day seeing the likes of the 1975,Ellie Goulding and One Republic. 

-Met Paul and have now been in a relationship with him for three months. Happiest I’ve been in a long time thanks to him.

-Visited Wales(twice). Met and stayed with Pauls parents. Finally got to visit Barry Island.

-Stayed over in London in a really nice hotel for the first time. 

-Visited both Bath and Oxford

-Had a friends filled day at FriendsFest

-Went to an exhibition to celebrate Bugsy Malone.

There were many more highlights but I can’t think of anymore off the top of my head. 

New Years Resolutions for 2017:

-Learn French

-Write more. Both in general and on this blog. 

-Get back into vlogging and start up my YouTube channel again. 

-I say it every year but have a first draft of a novel completed by this time next year.

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A life catch up!

So sorry for the lack of updates over the past three months. There was little, yet a lot to report at the same time but I just couldn’t bring myself to write it all down. Looking back at my Instagram though it seems quite alot has happened over the past few months. With the lead up to Christmas I thought I should document it all on the blog so I don’t forget. 

September


1. The main thing that happened in September(and the best thing that has happened since) is that I am now in a relationship! For someone who never thought she’d meet someone and for someone who boys were always mean to I feel very lucky to have now found someone who makes me so ridiculously happy! His name is Paul and he’s literally the loveliest person. So if there is a lot of mention of the name Paul on my blog from now on you’ll know he’s my boyfriend πŸ˜β˜ΊοΈπŸ™Š.


2. I got to see Beautiful the Musical on stage. Front row too! It was amazing and the songs have been on repeat since I saw it way back on September 20th. 


3. I was reunited with my pal Sarah. We had a major catch up and an awesome day in London taking selfies in the Urban Outfitters photobooth! 


4. Me and Paul went to Brighton on our first official date as a couple. We went to the aquarium and I fell in love with the turtles and all the fishies. 


5. I went to see Vanities the Musical with Becky and we fangirled over all the amazing songs! And over Lauren Samuels. 


6. I met and got papped with Colin Firth at the premiere of Bridget Jones’s Baby! It was amazing! 

October:


1. I had a much needed catchup with Amie in Brighton. We went to Ed’s,had coffee at Starbucks,sprinkles and I beat her at air hockey. 


2. I got to be in the same room with two of my favourite authors, Lindsey Kelk and Giovanna Fletcher. And meet Lindsey after. 


3. Me and mum spent a much needed weekend in London. We fulfilled one of our dreams and stayed in a rather nice hotel,and saw Matilda the Musical. It was incredible! 

4. I saw a live broadcast of Miss Saigon and had a Toby carvery roast. Aka the best roast ever! 


 5. I ticked something off my bucket list and got to spend a long weekend in Wales with Paul. We explored Cardiff,Chepstow and Bristol and I got very excited when I went to Barry Island. A great way to end October and begin November. 

November:


1. I had a much needed catch up with Lucy in Canterbury. 


2. I had my first orange hot chocolate of the festive season. Yes Costa!


3. Me and mum watched and cried our eyes out as we said goodbye to Lorelai and Rory Gilmore in the Gilmore girls a year in the life revival 😭

December: 


1. I met up with Sarah and we got in the festive spirit. Winter Wonderland,Oxford Street shop windows and another orange hot chocolate. So much fun! 


2. Me and Paul decorated the mini Christmas tree in my room. Such a cute Sunday cuddling whilst we watched the flicker of the lights.  

Overall it’s been a great few months and I look forward to seeing what the lead up to Christmas and the new year begins. 

I’m also looking into and hope to give both this blog and my YouTube channel a revamp within the next few weeks/beginning of next year. Keep an eye out for that. 

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