CHRISTMAS EVE MAKEUP: BLOGNY 2018

wow can i do make up yet??? No sir I sure cannot. But I love to put it on, I love to take pictures of my products and I love to look back and laugh at myself so here is another GRWM make-up post for my blog. HERE I AM!! READY TO START MY DAY….

25 things to be grateful for: BLOGNY 2018

It’s Christmas again!! Merry day and love to you all. Here are 25 things I am grateful for right now. My family – who have all called me and messaged me over the last few days, or are celebrating birthdays and successes and babies, or are just out there living. What a colourful and strange…

3 months!!: BLOGNY 2018

This morning I woke up, heard the heaviness of the rain through the window and rolled over. Fell back to sleep. I got up eventually and boiled the jug while I found a song to listen to. Danced around the kitchen making breakfast. I changed the sign on the table to say ‘1 day until…

Christmas in 5 #3 SONGS: BLOGNY 2018

Last Christmas – I don’t care if it is by Taylor Swift or by Wham! Either way Last Christmas is the best Christmas song and anyone who disagrees is wrong, sorry I don’t make the rules. All I want for Christmas is You – Mariah Carey’s Best. Ever. Song. I also have such a nice…

Let’s Talk about Being Alone AGAIN: BLOGNY 2018

I’ll admit I am not good at being by myself. I am a severe hypochondriac who is calmed by having someone nearby to help me. I am a horror story fanatic who is easily spooked by dark shadows. I also just love to talk to people. But being alone is important and I am terrified…

Christmas in 5 #2 Memories: BLOGNY 2018

It was sunny and I wore my pale yellow jeans, pink diamanté t-shirt and this cool pink bomber jacket with tiny white polkadots on it. The air smelt kind of spicy and kind of sweet and I had gotten two new books as part of my present – the latest Jacqueline Wilson and Twilight. We…

Christmas in 5 #1 Decorations: BLOGNY 2018

Christmas is magic. I love how delicious and indulgent it is with its shiny tinned biscuits, paper hats and shiny wrapped gifts. Every year it is so much fun to see hordes of people out every night dressed up and singing carols – and it is exciting and ridiculous to be a part of them,…

25 Things To Be Thankful For: BLOGNY 2016

Merry Christmas babies!  We made it!  Today is a day for family. It’s a day for forgiveness, giving, gratitude and bucketfuls of love.  It is the 25th of December so to celebrate here are 25 things I am grateful for right now: 1. To be with my family on Waiheke. Drinking coffee and champagne, eating…

Holiday Makeup Look: BLOGNY 2016

Ok let’s all be real I am no makeup expert – I love makeup and I watch my favourite beauty bloggers with awe and great appreciation but I do not have the skill to replicate. Still! Today I thought I would show you how I have done my face for Christmas Eve!! This is a day look! It is…

Morning Routine: BLOGNY 2016

Welcome to the not-that-anticipated sequel to my night time routine. My day begins with my alarm. I am one of those people who sets about ten, which apparently is really bad for your sleep patterns & restfulness but I get a lot of genuine satisfaction out of getting woken up at 5am and realising that lo behold, i…