In Loving Memory Of Simba

After almost 3 years, I’ve had to say goodbye to my hamster Simba. I booked an appointment at the vets earlier this week as I could see she was in pain. For the past few weeks my little hamster, Simba, hasn’t been very well. I first noticed a lump growing about two weeks ago and it kept growing, so I decided the best decision would be…

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My Weekend In Photographs

I know this is a little delayed, sorry! I thought I’d share what I got up to/the photos I took. This weekend I went back to the home where I grew up, at my parents, in York. My lovely mum had some cocktails waiting for me as soon as I arrived on Friday evening. Every time I go home I realise how much I miss…

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Starlight Blogger Award Nomination

Amazing news! I’ve been nominated for a Starlight Blogger Award! The award was created to (in Carolina’s words) ‘honour those individuals who bring daily light into your soul with their creativity’. I’ve heard of this award before, but I never thought I would be nominated. When the lovely Holly nominated me, I felt so happy and it is so kind of her to nominate me. I greatly appreciate…

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My Charity Shop Haul – York

I love a good bargain. I find that it can be hit & miss sometimes when visiting charity shops. It depends which one you go to, in which area. I seem to have quite good luck in the charity shops local to me in Sheffield. I also have decent luck in some York charity shops and I’m spending this weekend in York so I decided…

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8 Photos Of Happiness – Tag, You’re It!

The absolutely lovely Hannah Lee has tagged me for the 8 Photos Of Happiness challenge. We all need positivity in our lives, which is why I’m more than happy to take part in this one.   Rules and explanations of this tag: Thank your nominator/s and link them in your post. Link the creator (Ariel’s Little Corner Of The Internet) Post your 8 photos of…

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Louise Rose

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I'm Louise, a 28 year old blogger living in York. I also work as a medical receptionist and I'm currently a trainee teaching assistant. This is my corner of the internet, in which I cover topics such as mental health, travel, fashion, lifestyle and so much more!

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Upcoming Adventures:


February 2019 – Leeds
March 2019 – Manchester
April 2019 – Harrogate & Hull
May 2019 – Yorkshire Spa Break
June 2019 – Disney Land Paris
August 2019 – Leeds