Archive for ‘fun stuff’

June 6, 2010

fun stuff {a brighter Monday}

Fabulous print that would definitely brighten up your Monday morning, $20 at Etsy

May 28, 2010

fun stuff {Friday five}

Our Friday Five this week is actually six because we couldn´t decide which one should go….

…Six of the best SUMMER songs from the past!

If you are getting ready to go somewhere tonight whack these up LOUD… they will bring back some great memories and I think we have got something in there for everyone!

Len: Steal My Sunshine

The Drifters : Under the Boardwalk

Nelly feat. City Spud : Ride Wit Me

Mungo Jerry : In the Summertime

Snoopdog feat. Pharell : Beautiful

Toploader : Dancing in the Moonlight

Have a great bank holiday weekend!

May 26, 2010

fun stuff {hump day}

Its hump day…

May 24, 2010

fun stuff {a brighter Monday}

What will be dangling off your motivation helmet today?

Image courtesy of Moonpig

May 22, 2010

fun stuff {happy weekend}

This weekend I would like to be here thank you please…

I have always had a bit of an obcession with Mauritius and the luxury cabins you see over the water.

For now I will have to keep on dreaming… but one day I will go!

May 17, 2010

fun stuff {A brighter Monday}

To brighten up your Monday I though I would share with you one of the great images from Moonpig – a fantastic website that has saved me the embarrassment of late birthday card arrival on numerous occasions.

This is pretty much how my Monday will go!

May 14, 2010

fun stuff {happy weekend}

I would like to wear this outfit this weekend please.
I would also like the weather to be good enough to wear this outfit this weekend please.

Paintbrush flower playsuit, £38, Topshop // Rose headband, £8, Topshop

Rose buckle grosgrain belt, £15, Topshop // Neely bag, £650, Mulberry

Opening Ceremony Gladiator Oxford brogues, £230, Selfridges // Cameo charmed necklace, £10, Topshop

May 14, 2010

fun stuff {Friday Five} 90s fads

We all love a bit of reminiscing over past fads!

Here are our top 5 from growing up in the 90s:

(1) Tamagotchis

Image courtesy of where you can purchase a range of new and improved Tamagotchis!

(2) Rainbow Dust Straws

Image courtesy of Sweetieworld

These finally got banned at my school because of the mess they made!

(3) Shagbands!!!

Image courtesy of Time-Bomb that claims to sell the cheapest Shagbands on the net.

Rumour had it that if someone broke one of your shagbands… you would have to sh*g them!!!!!

(4) YoYos

Image courtesy of Duncan YoYos

If a boy could show you his Sleeper and Around the World he was potential marriage material!

(5) Conkers:

Image courtesy of the Conker World Championships Website

Ahhhh the memories of a great game of conkers!  My 85-er was legendary.  My brother and I spent hours bathing them in vinagre and cooking them in the microwave to try to make ours harder!

May 12, 2010

fun stuff {wednesday´s word : butterfly}

Photo courtesy of the Butterfly photo website

Spanish: mariposa

Italian: farfalla

French: papillon

German: schmetterling

Russian: бабочка

Portuguese: borboleta

Romanian: fluture

Czech: motýl

Greek: έντομοπεταλούδα

Turkish: kelebek

Chinese: 昆虫蝴蝶

Japanese: 蝶々 、 蝶

Korean: 나비

Arabic:  فراشة

May 7, 2010

fun stuff {Friday Five} old school songs

This week we have been delving back in time, reliving some of the classic old-school songs that we grew up with!

This will make a great Friday playlist at work or studying – you Twenty Someythingers should recognise them all!

Here are our top 5:

(1) {Berri – Sunshine after the rain}

(2) {No Mercy – Where do you go}

(3) {Sweet Female Attitude – Flowers}

(4) {Hanson – MMMBop}

(5) {Lumidee – Never leave you Ft. Fabolous & Busta Rhymes}

Hope you all have a great weekend!