The scary side to Halloween

It’s somehow that time of the year already, theres a crispness in the air, a darkening of the nights and the leaves are turning that gorgeous auburn colour. Autumn is finally here. We have, for once, actually had a pretty decent summer. We have had continuous sunshine, and almost, very almost, forgot what rain felt like.

Until now of course, in England, you will never be too far away from the greying skies and muddy puddles on the ground. But in Autumn, it not quite as bad.

Im finally feeling the excitement for the last few months of the year. Halloween is fast approaching, and even if it is not something you usually celebrate, you cannot deny over the years the celebration has gotten bigger and bigger.I love halloween, but I love the colourful, happy side. I love carving pumpkins, watching light-hearted films such as Hocus Pocus and the Nightmare Before Christmas and seeing the all the children dress up in the cutest of outfits going door to door trick or treating. I do not have a problem with it in the slightest, in fact, I welcome the celebration, when it is done light-heartedly. I do however, have a problem when it comes to the other side of halloween.

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15 of the best quotes from the ‘Mamma Mia’ films.

Mamma Mia: Here we go again has finally hit cinemas after a much anticipated wait. If like me, you have watched the first film a hundred and one times, then I’m sure you wondered ‘how are they ever going to match the first?’ I’ll be honest, I was very sceptical and worried about going to watch it, the first film was such a feel-good, star-studded show of joy, laughter and love that I was unsure a second film would do it justice.

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Why you should buy a Himalayan salt rock right now!

I’m sure you’ve heard of them by now, Himalayan salt lamps. But, what is all the fuss about? Surely it’s just another one of those ‘health’ fads talked about by herbalists, naturalists and physic healers. Surprisingly though, no! There are actually some pretty scientific reasons behind the whole thing. So why are so many people suddenly raving so much about a rock?

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The Sunshine Blogger Award

I am absolutely thrilled to write that I have been nominated by the lovely Imogen (find her blog here!) for the ‘Sunshine Blogger Award.’ I am sure that by now regular bloggers know all about the award, but it is all about recognising other bloggers which you find inspirational and supportive. the idea of the award is to get to learn more about individual bloggers and help showcase blogs which you think really deserve some credit and love! Read More