Sophie Wright

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Things I didn’t know about blogging before I made my blog

When I first started I didn’t have any idea what I was getting myself into! I didn’t know what I wanted my blog to look like or what I wanted to write about, I just knew that I wanted people to like it I’ve put together a list of things that I’ve learned about blogging since I’ve started which I hope other bloggers can relate to and that people thinking of starting a blog can consider before they take the plunge! It’s time-consuming Please don’t judge me but when I first started blogging I didn’t have any idea how time consuming…

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Valentine’s night at The Distillery

So for Valentine’s day me and Jordan decided to go out for a meal on Saturday night instead of actual Valentine’s night. No reason in particular, it’s just we thought Saturday would be a bit more lively and I prefer to chill at home on Sunday nights. I read a fantastic blog post by one of my favourite bloggers, Olivia, about The Distillery in Derby so we decided to go and try it ourselves. You can read Olivia’s post here. First impressions were good. We’d never noticed the place before as it’s set back from the road behind the church…

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Unpopular opinion: Krispy Kreme

About a year ago I went to Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet for the first time with my mum and my nana. They’ve got so many fantastic shops and restaurants and I spent so much money there but one thing I bought in particular was my first Krispy Kreme doughnut. They didn’t have a shop there, it was a Krispy Kreme van parked in the walkway so there wasn’t a lot of choice because it wasn’t very big. I had enormously high hopes because there’s obviously a lot of hype around Krispy Kreme doughnuts, but I was disappointed! I chose the…

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Different Valentine’s Day date ideas

Valentines Day can be a controversial celebration. Some people say that we should love each other every day of the year like we do on Valentine’s Day. Of course I agree, but it’s a celebration after all and I don’t think anyone should waste the opportunity to celebrate! Me and Jordan usually celebrate Valentine’s Day by going out for a meal but I’ve come up with a few ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day differently. Planet Bounce In the centre of Nottingham there’s a cool place called Planet Bounce which is basically a building full of trampolines. There’s a trampoline dodgeball…

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How to get over a bad day

We all have bad days, whether it be because of work, family or just generally feeling down in the dumps. Whatever the reason, it can take a lot to put it behind you so I’ve come up with a few ways to leave bad days in the past. Stuff yourself silly with your favourite snacks On a diet? Who cares! Desperate times call for desperate measures so when you’re feeling rubbish eat all the foods you love the most and deal with the consequences later. Anyway, one more cookie won’t hurt right Put on your comfiest pyjamas There’s nothing nicer than getting home after a hard…

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