I Know It’s Only November…

But it’s our first Christmas together in our new home. First Christmas since we both moved out. First Christmas for the kitten. And I’m excited and bought a tree.

Here is the tree:

I don’t think it looks too bad for a first attempt. We’ll get some lights for it soon enough too.

Bear also wants lights for the window.

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Extra Late Birthday Bits About How I’d ‘Never Get Published’ & Other Rubbish…

I’ve copied and pasted this from tumblr because I feel (now that I’ve moved out and am happy and no longer have to deal with the person in question) that I ought to let you guys know what happened on my birthday this year – I was going to backdate this to the date stamp on my tumblr page, but instead I’ll just note it here as the 22nd February 2013. The happier part is first.

Annnnd this is how my 23rd birthday went:

Or basically, how Howard spoiled me all yesterday…

He brought me my favourite chocolate bar the night before my birthday after I’d finished work and then in the morning he gave me my card which had a really gorgeous message inside that he’d written. Then he gave me a box of ‘premium’ quality chocolates because I apparently deserve the best. And then he made me check my emails for the £30 voucher he’d given me for a site that I always go on.

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I still haven’t created my youtube channel trailer yet, but, in other news, doesn’t the blog look an awful lot better? I’ve been tweaking the content of more static pages, links, design and the general layout these past few weeks.

And it has finally started looking less cluttered and more organised.

I’ve even embedded a youtube video about #SatSunTails in the bottom right hand corner along with a band of other videos you can click to on my youtube channel. I’m hoping to start up #SatSunTails again as soon as possible, so watch this space.

I’ve started using my facebook fan page more often too. It’s the quickest place to visually update & send my photos to my twitter page without having to have one of these extra services like instagram. Although I like the idea of instagram it would just mean yet another social media platform to join.

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