A couple of days ago, I returned home after spending a couple of weeks interrailing around Europe, Amsterdam being our first main stop. We hopped on our first train at 6am, made it to Paris for lunch, rode through Belgium, and went to bed in Amsterdam, all in one day.
After completing my first little embroidery project (here) a while back I knew I wanted to do more DIY-ing of some clothes that I don’t really wear anymore, however I thought I’d switch it up this time and try out fabric painting. Again, this was not something I’d ever tried before – I hadn’t even painted anything in general since art class in about Year 8, so this was a completely new experience. Read More
On another day when we were on our camping trip, we spent the morning visiting these botanical gardens. They were at a place called Buckfast Abbey, which was only a short drive from our campsite. Read More
Last month, to celebrate the end of school, some friends and I took a little trip away. We went camping for 5 days in Newton Abbott, near Dartmoor, and it was amazing. On one of the days, we went on a small drive up to these beautiful waterfalls and spent the day walking around before having a picnic at the top, right by the water. Read More
So… I’ve officially left school.
That’s so strange to say, and pretty scary to think about. After 14 years of full-time education, I’m finished (for now at least). It’s a surreal experience, and one that I still haven’t completely gotten my head around. Read More