25 Get to know me questions

My friend AshaOnline posted this a little while ago, I liked her answers so I thought I’d give it a go myself. Make sure you also pop over to Asha’s blog she’s just starting and has some really cool stuff!

Are you named after anyone?
First name, no, middle name yes after my aunt.

When was the last time you cried?

It’s a regular occurrence, I’m an emotional person

Do you have kids?
No, but I have a hamster who I love as much as a kid.

If you were another person, would you be a friend of yourself?
I think so, I’m a good friend.

Do you use sarcasm a lot?
Noooooooo. Does that give you an answer?

What’s the first thing you notice about people?
Their personality

What is your eye colour?
Blue

Scary movie or happy endings?
Happy Endings

Favourite smells?
Chocolate, fresh washing, outside post rain

What’s the furthest you’ve ever been from home?
US of A

Do you have any special talents?
I can sing?

Where were you born?
Basingstoke

What are your hobbies?
Reading, Writing, Funko Pop collecting

Do you have any pets?
Just one, a hamster named Wickett

Do you have any siblings?One sister, she’s my fave.

One sister, she’s my fave.

What do you want to be when you grow up?

Happy! That’s all that matters!

Who was your first best friend?

Kara
How tall are you?

5ft1. No, I’m serious.

Funniest moment throughout School?

Honestly, can’t think of one, school sucked

How many countries have you visited?

I want to say 6?

What was your favorite/worst subject in High School?

Favourite I was Drama, worst was PE and/or Maths

What is your Favorite drink? Animal? Perfume?

Tea, Hamster, Fantasy
What would you (or have you) name your children?

I have a few ideas but I’m not sharing them!
What Sports do you play/Have you played?

I’m not really a sports person, I used to ride but wasn’t on a team.
Who are some of your favourite YouTubers?

Carrie Hope Fletcher, Hannah Witton, Emma Blackberry, Cherry Wallis, Giovanna Fletcher, Cece from ProblemsofaBookNerd
How many Girlfriends/Boyfriends have you had?

Serious, 1.
Favourite memory from childhood?

Disney world!
How would you describe your fashion sense?

Comfortable but conscious of looking good.
What phone do you have? (iOS v Android?)

iPhone, always iPhone.

Tell us one of your bad habits!

Rushing.

Got any more questions? Let me know in the comments below!

Get to know me – 100 random questions

For the past week I know there have been some heavy posts for Mental Health Awareness Week, thank you to everyone to read, commented, contacted me it meant a lot. For tonight, however, I thought I’d so something a little fun and a post that meant my new followers and subscribers could get to know me a little better! So here are 100 random questions!

Who is your hero?

J.K Rowling I think, someone who didn’t give up. A true hero to me.

If you could live anywhere, where would it be?

In a large house that has a personal library, gym room and pool. You know, not much.

What is your biggest fear?

Losing the people I love.

What is your favourite family vacation?

Florida!!

What would you change about yourself if you could?

That I didn’t care what others thought of me.

What really makes you angry?

When people think mental health is a joke.

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What motivates you to work hard?

My past and how good my future can be.

What is your favorite thing about your career?

I don’t have one yet!

What is your biggest complaint about your job?

When people don’t look for themselves before asking me.

What is your proudest accomplishment?

Right now, my KU Talent Award but in a few month’s time achieving my degree 🙂

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What is your child’s proudest accomplishment?

I mean the only children I have are my hamsters…they’re late night gymnastics.

What is your favourite book to read?

Harry Potter.

What makes you laugh the most?

Ali, it’s one of the many reasons I love him.

What was the last movie you went to? What did you think?

Civil War! So good!

What did you want to be when you were small?

It regularly changed, but it was definitely musical theatre actress for a long time and I really tried hard.

What does your child want to be when he/she grows up?

WHY DO YOU PEOPLE KEEP ASKING ABOUT MY NON EXISTENT CHILDREN. When I have kids they can be whatever they want to be.

If you could choose to do anything for a day, what would it be?

Be a guy, because it’s something I’ll never be able to experience.

What is your favourite game or sport to watch and play?

None, I’m not a sports person.

Would you rather ride a bike, ride a horse, or drive a car?

I’d love to go back and ride a horse with no worries, but I guess I’ll just stick to a car for now 🙂

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What would you sing at Karaoke night?

Some upbeat pop punk!

What two radio stations do you listen to in the car the most?

If I listen to the radio it’ll be Heart or Radio 1.

Which would you rather do: wash dishes, mow the lawn, clean the bathroom, or vacuum the house?

Vaccum the house, easiest and less gross.

If you could hire someone to help you, would it be with cleaning, cooking, or yard work?

Probably the garden, if I had to pick one, don’t like people being in some parts of my home, it’s a calm space I don’t want invaded.

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?

Breaded Chicken and Chips 🙂

Who is your favourite author?

Hard choice, such a hard choice. J K Rowling probably, closely followed by Jodi Picoult.

Have you ever had a nickname? What is it?

Chlo-bo, because it rhymed.

Do you like or dislike surprises? Why or why not?

I like them if I know nothing until I’m surprised. If I’m told about it and have to wait then I hate it.

Would you rather vacation in Hawaii or Alaska and why? 

Definitely Hawaii, I’ve always wanted to go and see the culture, the beaches, the sights.

Would you rather win the lottery or work the perfect job?

If I won the lottery I’d have the time to become a writer, if I had the perfect job I’d be a writer. So either one is good 🙂

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Who would you want to be stranded on a desert island with? 

Ali, I already know I can live with him and have a good time.

If money was no object, what would you do all day? 

Write, read and be creative.

If you could go back in time what year would you travel to? 

1986, I’d go and see Queen live at Wembley.

How would your friends describe you?

Funny, Hardworking, Loving

What are your hobbies? 

Writing, Reading, Sketching, Cosplay

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What is the best gift you’ve ever been given? 

My rings, one from Ali, one from my parents. They mean the most of me.

What’s the worst gift you’ve ever received? 

Gone off chocolate

Aside from necessities, what one thing could you not go a day without?

My phone, it keeps me connected to everything.

List two pet peeves 

Rude People and People who don’t cover their nose and mouth when they cough/ sneeze.

Where do you see yourself in five years? 

With a house, a job I enjoy and I’m good at and married…we’ll see about anything else.

How many pairs of shoes do you own? 

So many I haven’t even counted.

If you were a superhero what powers would you have? 

Telekinesis.

What would you do if you won the lottery? 

Buy a big house, remodel a lot of it, put in a library and indoor pool, take my family on a huge shopping spree, buy a new car, get a load of pets. SO MUCH TO DO. Basically I’d want to treat everyone I love as well as myself. Think of all the books I could buy…all the books.

What form of public transport do you prefer? 

The train, as long as I can sit down.

What’s your favourite zoo animal? 

Monkeys/ Gorillas. I just want to play with them all.

If you could go back in time and change something what would it be? 

I don’t think I’d change anything because of the repercussions it might have on my life now. Everything happens for a reason.

If you share a meal with and 4 individuals, living or dead, who would it be? 

J.K Rowling, Freddie Mercury, Sylvia Plath and Hayley Williams.

How many pillows do you sleep with?

As many as possible. At the flat 2 big fluffy ones, at my Mum’s 2 normal pillows then about 4 small pillows. I like pillows.

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What’s the longest you’ve gone without sleep and why? 

I think about 24 hours, probably after a long flight.

What the tallest building you’ve been to the top in?

The Shard I think.

Would you rather trade intelligence for looks or looks for intelligence? 

Looks for intelligence, because that won’t fade.

How often do you buy clothes? 

Probably more than I should…I don’t let myself go into Primark anymore.

Have you ever had a secret admirer? 

Nope.

What’s your favourite holiday? 

Hmm it’s between Florida and Greece, very different atmospheres.

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What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done? 

I think horse riding.

What’s the last thing you recorded on TV? 

I actually can’t remember, I can’t record any TV in the flat!

What was the last book you read? 

I Call Myself a Feminist.

What’s your favourite type of foreign food? 

Italian, closely followed by Chinese.

Are you a clean or a messy person? 

Whenever I’m productive, I’m messy.

Who would play you in a movie of your life? 

Emma Stone.

How long does it take you to get ready in the morning?

From waking up to getting out the door (including breakfast) about an hour- an hour and a half.

What kitchen appliance do you use every day? 

Kettle, I need a good cup of tea to function. If I don’t have the time I have to get one to go.

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What’s your favourite fast food chain? 

Probably KFC

What’s your favourite family recipe? 

Bacon Pasta

Do you love or hate roller coasters? 

It used to be love but I’m not sure now, haven’t been able to go on one in so long!

What’s your favourite family tradition? 

Easter Egg Hunt

What’s your favourite childhood memory?

Watching the parade at Disneyland Paris

What is your favourite movie? 

Too hard to choose, NEXT!

How old were you when you learned Santa wasn’t real? How did you feel?

…Older than I want to admit and very sad.

Is your glass half full or half empty? 

Half full 🙂

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What’s the craziest thing you’ve done in the name of love? 

I’m not sure…

What 3 items would you take with you on a desert island? 

Chest full of books, Nutella and my old teddy bear.

What was your favourite subject in school? 

English or Drama

What’s the most unusual thing you’ve ever eaten? 

Nothing, I’m not adventurous with food.

Do you collect anything? 

Harry Potter memorabilia and Funko Pop Vinyls

Is there anything you wish would come back into fashion? 

Nope, not a fashion person, I just wear what I like.

Which or your five sense would you say is the strongest? 

Smell, definitely smell.

Have you ever had a surprise party? (that was actually a surprise) 

Nope!

Are you related or distantly related to anyone famous? 

Not in the slightest.

What do you do to keep fit? 

Gym once a week at least, more if I possibly can.

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Does your family have a motto – spoken or unspoken? 

Not that I know of?

If you were ruler of your own country what would be the first law you would introduce? 

Two days a month are given off of school, work etc so that people can be creative for a full 48 hours.

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Who was your favorite teacher in school and why?

Mrs McGrath when I was little she was amazing and taught me so much about art and history and encouraged my love of music, english and drama.

What three things do you think of the most each day?

Food, my writing, family and friends.

If you had a warning label, what would yours say?

Extreme caution when tired.

What song would you say best sums you up?

No idea, it really depends on my mood.

What celebrity would you like to meet at Starbucks for a cup of coffee?

Emma Stone.

Who was your first crush?

I can’t remember at all.

What’s the most interesting thing you can see out of your office or kitchen window?

People on the street below

On a scale of 1-10 how funny would you say you are?

I’d say a good 7

Where do you see yourself in 10 years? 

In a good job position and with children.

What was your first job? 

Working at a cinema.

If you could join any past or current music group which would you want to join?

The 6th Spice Girl.

How many languages do you speak?

One.

What is your favourite family holiday tradition? 

Breakfast at the airport.

Who is the most intelligent person you know? 

One of my lecturers, his mind is incredible.

If you had to describe yourself as an animal, which one would it be? 

Dolphin – playful, loyal, intelligent, waterlover.

What is one thing you’ll never do again? 

Live with people I’ve never met before.

Who knows you best? 

Ali, he knows absolutely everything there is to know, we have no secrets.

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Anything else you want to ask? Leave me a comment below!

99 beautifully useless questions.

It’s time again, I thought, for a silly post. Something fun and light with a few laughs, something I need right now. So here are 99 questions that I found on Macup101, I hope you enjoy.

1: Do you sleep with your closet doors open or closed?
When I was a kid I had to check it then close it. Now I’m older (and sleep in the same room as someone else) I’m generally not bothered.

2:Do you take the shampoos and conditioner bottles from hotel?
Not really, I haven’t been to any hotels where they were that posh.
3:Do you sleep with your sheets tucked in or out?
They always end up out, messy and wrapped around me.

4:Have you ever stolen a street sign before?
…do people do that? As in that’s actually a thing?

5:Do you like to use post-it notes?
Obsessed. Reminders everywhere.

6:Do you cut out coupons but then never use them?
I don’t cut them out but if I get them I use about half and the other half end up in the bottom of my bag somewhere.

7:Would you rather be attacked by a big bear or a swarm of a bees?
At least a bear would be quick…I’d hope.

8:Do you have freckles?
All over my face, I’ve always been fond of them.

9:Do you always smile for pictures?
Not always, I stick my tongue out quite a lot.

10:What is your biggest pet peeve?
When people file their nails near me, no, no ,no.

11:Do you ever count your steps when you walk?
Not really, if I wanted to I’d get a little counter.

12:Have you ever peed in the woods?
Nope

13:What about pooped in the woods?
No, what if a squirrel was watching or something bit my butt?

14:Do you ever dance even if there’s no music playing?
Yes! Especially if something goes well or I do something right.

15:Do you chew your pens and pencils?
Yup, not as much as I used to but it’s definitely there.

number 16 was skipped out, so I’ll make my own

What is something you cherish from childhood?

My teddy bear, if I go somewhere for more than one night most of the time he comes too. Yes I’m 20, no I don’t care.

17:What size is your bed?
Double

18:What is your Song of the week?
Hmmm I’ve had It’s a Hard Knock Life stuck in my head for the past few days…yes the one from Annie. This ORIGINAL.

19:Is it okay for guys to wear pink?
Of course, colours don’t have gender!

20:Do you still watch cartoons?
Of course

21:What’s your least favorite movie?
least favourite? why would I remember that?

22:Where would you bury hidden treasure if you had some?
That’s for me to know 😉

23:What do you drink with dinner?
Some kind of soft drink, or water.

24:What do you dip a chicken nugget in?
Ketchup or BBQ sauce ofc

25:What is your favorite food?
Chocolate or if you mean ‘proper’ food, pasta 🙂

26:What movies could you watch over and over and still love?
Desparately Seeking Susan

The Devil Wears Prada

Most of the Disney collection

The Fault in Our Stars

27:Last person you kissed/kissed you?
My boyfriend 🙂

28:Were you ever a boy/girl scout?
I was a Brownie (UK for girl scout)

29:Would you ever strip or pose nude in a magazine?
Yes, I have absolutely no problem with posing nude as long as it’s done tastefully.

30:When was the last time you wrote a letter to someone on paper?
I don’t know about letters but I’ve written a lot of thank you notes in the last few months.

31:Can you change the oil on a car?
Of course I can, I’m a driver!

32:Ever gotten a speeding ticket?
Nope

33:Ever ran out of gas?
Nope

34:Favorite kind of sandwich?
Boxing Day (the day after Christmas) Turkey sandwiches

35:Best thing to eat for breakfast?
I don’t have it often but a chocolate pastry

36:What is your usual bedtime?
Around midnight

37:Are you lazy?
I can be, apart from when I’m a work I am definitely a workaholic.

38:When you were a kid, what did you dress up as for Halloween?
A witch mostly or a vampire.

39:What is your Chinese astrological sign?
Dog.

40:How many languages can you speak?
English, I wish I could learn more but they just don’t seem to stick in my head.

41:Do you have any magazine subscriptions?
Not any more.

42:Which are better legos or lincoln logs?
I don’t know what lincoln logs are but there’s not much that’s better than Lego.

43:Are you stubborn?
Yes. Hell yes.

44:Who is better…Leno or Letterman?
Ellen…that answer was already here and I totally agree

45:Ever watch soap operas?
Yup, catch up on EastEnders every now and again.

46:Are you afraid of heights?

I’m not petrified, but I don’t like them.

47:Do you sing in the car?
In a traffic jam I might as well be considered entertainment.

48:Do you sing in the shower?
That or make important decisions, depends on my mood.

49:Do you dance in the car?
Yes, of course. Who doesn’t?

50:Ever used a gun?
Only a BB Gun. I’d like to shoot a real one at some point just to know how in case I ever needed it (i.e someone was going to try and really hurt me).

51:Last time you got a portrait taken by a photographer?
Back in March, Awards Ceremony.

52:Do you think musicals are cheesy?
They can be but if you have a good enough story and a good enough piece they can be incredible.

53:Is Christmas stressful?

It’s not too bad for me. I mean of course it’s a bit stressful but I’m not at the point of having to book for anyone or anything like that yet.

54:Ever eat a pierogi?
A what now?

55:Favorite type of fruit pie?
None, I only eat savoury pies.

56:Occupations you wanted to be when you were a kid?
Page 3 model, Singer, Actress.

57:Do you believe in ghosts?
I don’t believe in ghosts, but I believe in something.

58:Ever have a Deja-vu feeling?
Yes!

59:Take a vitamin daily?
Nope, super strength twice a week though, gotta love that vitamin D (y).

60:Wear slippers?
Only slipper socks, my feet get way too warm in slippers.

61:Wear a bath robe?
If a dressing gown is the same thing yes.

62:What do you wear to bed?
A pair of ridiculously cute PJs from my collection of them.

63:First concert?
Spice Girls 1999

64:Wal-Mart, Target or Kmart?
I’ve only ever been in Wal-mart and it was huge so I’ll go with that.

65:Nike or Adidas?
Nike

66:Cheetos Or Fritos?
Cheetos, but NOT the skinny type.

67:Peanuts or Sunflower seeds?
Sunflower seeds, yummy yum yum.

68:Ever hear of the group Tres Bien?
Nope

69:Ever take dance lessons?
Yep Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Street.

70:Is there a profession you picture your future spouse doing?

Sound Engineer…because he is one

71:Can you curl your tongue?
Uh huh

72:Ever won a spelling bee?
Nope, don’t have them in the UK, plus my Dyslexic brain would need some SERIOUS training.

73:Have you ever cried because you were so happy?
Yes and I love that feeling.

74:Own any record albums?
No 😦 I don’t have a record player.

75:Own a record player?
See above

76:Regularly burn incense?
Noooo I used to but I lost a load when I moved to uni.

77:Ever been in love?
Yes and I still am :3

78:Who would you like to see in concert?
Foo Fighters, please come back soon ❤

79:What was the last concert you saw?
Postmodern Jukebox

80:Hot tea or cold tea?
Hot obviously, who the hell drinks cold tea?

81:Tea or coffee?
Tea, always.

82:Sugar or snickerdoodles?
Sugar…I don’t know what a snickerdoodle is.

83:Can you swim well?
Fairly

84:Can you hold your breath without holding your nose?
Yup.

85:Are you patient?
Nope I wish I was.

86:DJ or band, at a wedding?
Both! Band until about 10.30, then a DJ till 1am 🙂

87:Ever won a contest?
A few here and there.

88:Ever have plastic surgery?
Right now no, but I’ll never say never if I was really unhappy with myself.

89:Which are better black or green olives?
Neither, vom.

90:Can you knit or crochet?
No, I kind of wish I knew how though.

91:Best room for a fireplace?
Living room.

92:Do you want to get married?
Yes!

93:If married, how long have you been married?
I’m not 😦

94:Who was your HS crush?
Ali, and I got to keep him 🙂

95:Do you cry and throw a fit until you get your own way?
Not in a brat way. I’ll cry and get mad if I really care about something.

96:Do you have kids?
Nope

97:Do you want kids?
Yes!!!!

98:Whats your favorite color?
Aqua blue

99:Do you miss anyone right now?

A little I suppose,