sunday portrait week 151

001. My birthday went really well! Thank you all so much for all your birthday messages! I spent Saturday chilling in the sun up on Clapham Common in the sun with a Starbucks. I then planned a little BBQ with some of my friends before heading out into Brixton. Was really lovely and I didn't even wake up feeling terrible!  You can see some snaps of my birthday outfit in my previous post! The highlight of my night was my housemate showing me her insane dance moves and Zoe's vine of her singing Blink 182 to me!

002. I spent the day in Camden with my friends Matt and Dal, we went for a walk down the canal, a beer or two and a browse around the stalls. I also got something done... more on that when it heals a bit though! I bought a vintage floral (yes, floral!) long sleeved silky top from Rockit. Two things I don't do,  floral and vintage. However it's my standard monochrome style so it can be excused! I shall wear it tomorrow on the blog so everyone can see it! The weather is so lush at the moment. I was sitting at my desk this morning thinking, gosh I could get used to this!

003. Im starting the 5:2 diet tomorrow after hearing loads of good feedback on the diet. I think I need some focus to get healthy and sort my food intake out. Im a chocolate fiend at the moment (I don't even like it that much) and I feel like I eat way too much cereal and toasted muffins! I also need to decide in the next few days if I want to go on the annual family holiday or not! My fittness has declined in recent months too because literally every time I've attempted to run I get shin splints. I've bought new running shoes but its still not doing anything about it. I really need to rejoin the gym and do something low impact like going on the cross trainer!

004. Remember to check out the Worldwide Wardrobe challenge that I posted about last week. You could be in with a chance to win a trip to a fashionable city

005. I've got a giveaway planned for the next week which I just need to finalise over the next few days. Should be a good one! I haven't done one on the blog for a looong loong time! I do them quite frequently over on Instagram so keep an eye out for those!


  1. I wish I could stick to a diet might try that one I've also heard good things! xx

  2. You could maybe ride your bike, running sometimes puts too much stress on the joints. When I run sometimes my knees start hurting so I stopped. Good luck with your diet!

  3. 'nobody likes you when you're 23' haha i love blink 182!
    i need to start eating healthier too. summer weather will be here before we know it, and we have to look bikini ready!


  4. I love blink 182! I'm sure everyone will like you when you're 23! :P

    Glad you had a great time!

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  5. Glad you enjoyed your birthday! :)

  6. Happy Birthday, hope you had an amazing day! xxx

    Maddy from

  7. happy birthday darling!!


  8. I'm glad you enjoyed your birthday and I can't wait to see your new top! I'm tempted to give the 5:2 diet a go :)

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  9. Glad you had a lovely birthday, you really deserve it as your a beautiful person - well from what I can tell by reading your blog! Can't wait to see the little surprise you had done and your vintage top :) x

  10. So you've either had a piercing or a tattoo... :P

    Glad you had a nice birthday :)

  11. Definetly going to have to look in to the 5:2 diet I really need to start eating more healthy !!

    TaiBea xx

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  12. So happy you had a good birthday, You looks lovely in the photos! :)

    Pipp xx

  13. I really like your Sunday's posts :) Hope you had an awesome birthday! Great post!


  14. The cross trainer is definitely the way to go-no joint problems at all!

  15. please let me know about the 5:2 diet (would you do a whole post on it?) xxx

  16. It's great to hear that you had a great birthday.
    You deserved such a splendid day.

    I hope the diet goes well!

  17. sounds like you had a lovely weekend :) x

  18. pretty lily xx

  19. Beautiful picture and friendly.

    Love, unicorns and glitter on you. <3


  20. yay are you going back to not doing the 'read more' i like that so much better!! gorgeous outfit


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