Halloween Vlog –

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The weekend before Halloween was quite an eventful one for us. We went to one of our favourite places, Colchester Zoo, to see if we could be scared by their ‘Fright Night’ attractions! We also went on our yearly visit to MCM Comic Con to see what geeky merch we could get our hands on and then we went around London to do a bit of shopping. We ended our weekend by carving pumpkins and you can watch it all in this vlog!

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Being a ‘Recluse’ on Halloween | Rachel

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Halloween. All Hallows’ Eve, whatever you want to call it. A night where most people my age spend their evening being social, attending parties, putting on their best costume and celebrating by drinking their entire body weight in alcohol! Celebrating what exactly I don’t quite know. I’ve never really understood the concept of Halloween to be honest, but growing up as a kid who was easily scared at the idea of ghouls and ghosts, I was never really a fan. Most normal kids would go trick-or-treating but I would sit at home, curtains drawn, praying nobody would knock at the door dressed in some creepy costume begging for sweets (it’s kind of weird when you think of it like that…). I remember going once and that was it! We also had a few family Halloween parties when I was a child but apart from the food and sweets I wasn’t too keen.

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Exploring the Pumpkin Patch

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Every year throughout the month of October, our Instagram feed is full of people going to a pumpkin patch. We scroll through and see the array of orange shades and interestingly shaped pumpkins and it always makes us want to visit one ourselves. The problem is we were always unsure of where a local decent patch was located. That was until our blogger pal Yasmine recently posted some pictures on her Instagram of her visit to Foxes Farm pumpkin patch. Since it’s fairly local to us, we decided we had to make a trip, finally!

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DIY Dream Jars with Hobbycraft*

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One thing we love to do when we have any spare time is get creative. We’re not the best at arts and crafts but we love to give it a go and see what we can make! Whether we’re working on our scrapbooks or trying to create something new, there is something almost therapeutic about getting creative and crafty! Hobbycraft is our first stop when we need any crafting essentials, so you can imagine how shocked and happy we were when we received an email from them, asking if we would like to work together! They set us the challenge of creating something using their blog as a guideline. Their blog features many different tutorials and ideas, so it’s great to have a look at if you want something fun to make but need inspiration!

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Autumn – Expectations vs Reality

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We’re pretty sure many of you can agree with us when we say Autumn is the best season (Spring being a very close second!). It’s the perfect time of year as the sun goes away and you get to wear cosy jumpers in every berry shade imaginable, chuck on some cosy pyjamas at the end of a long day and drink your entire body weight in hot chocolate. Every year we see so many bloggers posting about Autumn and the things they’re looking forward to and it gets us so excited for the season ahead! However, when it actually arrives we get quite disappointed by a few things. Don’t get us wrong, we adore Autumn, but it isn’t always everything it’s hyped up to be. We’ve compiled a list of expectations we have for Autumn… and what they’re really like once the season arrives!

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Florida Adventures Vlog – Part 2

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So it may have been a while ago now, but we couldn’t not post part 2 of our Florida vlog could we?! We know it’s very late but we’ve been so busy with other things in life that we had to set our vlog aside… Our blogging game has sadly not been strong lately *cries*. But it’s finally up now and in this vlog we’re showing you what we got up to on week 2 of our holiday!

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5 Character Meet and Greets You Must Do at Disney World

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Walt Disney World is a place which promises fun and excitement in every park you visit. There really is something for everyone, with plenty of rides for thrill seekers to enjoy and lots of beautiful sites to be seen such as the parades and the night shows. But one thing that really completes the whole Disney experience are the character meet and greets. There are so many different characters to meet around the parks and no matter what age you are, interacting with your favourite characters is a really fun experience, which to us is a must if you’re planning on visiting any Disney park around the world!

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