Hooked On The Music

Music

  • What's on my Christmas playlist? πŸŽ„πŸŽ§

    Christmas is only a few days away now, meaning Christmas songs are being blasted everywhere. I mean everywhere. But I’m going to share what’s on my Christmas playlist this year, that I’m playing at every opportunity to get into the spirit! If you saw last year’s post, then it pretty much the same – but […] Read more…

  • What I've Been Listening To 🎧 | November 2019

    It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these monthly music round-up posts, but as you can probably imagine, not a lot has changed. I’ve listened to a couple of new songs, but all by the same people as usual. So what has been blasting through my headphones and in my car throughout November? […] Read more…

  • What I’ve Been Listening To 🎧 | August 2019

    The What I’ve Been Listening To segment is back! I know I haven’t done one of these playlists since April, but there will be more to come every month from now on ☺️ Read more…

  • Taylor Swift – Lover (2019)

    Pop powerhouse Taylor Swift has definitely changed her image over the last couple of albums. Lover is being hailed as a β€œreturn to form” by the music critics, as she’s gone back to her Nashville pop roots. Read more…

Lifestyle

  • Paperless Post | #Gifted

    Let’s be real here – Christmas cards are a hassle to send every year. Having a pile of cards and envelopes higher than the Eiffel Tower, getting pen smudges everywhere and ending up with a severed tongue from sealing all the envelopes. Enter Paperless Post. It lets you send cards, invitations and a lot more […] Read more…

  • What I learned working at McDonald’s

    I know you’ve always wondered “what’s it like working at McDonald’s?”. I’ve done it, as I worked for the corporation during my time being unemployed from January to March this year. Read more…

  • How to Pick A Great Hairdryer | AD

    Hairdryers are one of the most vital tools you can have for haircare. I don’t normally post about beauty, but thought I’d try something a bit different. Here’s a great choice from Panasonic if you’re looking for a new hairdryer that isn’t the Dyson but delivers similar technology. Read more…

  • My Driving Test Experience

    I very recently took my driving test and I was really really anxious. As you can probably understand – it’s one of the hardest tests you’ll ever take in your life. Waking up on the day, I tried to keep as calm as possible, watching a bit of This Morning to take my mind off […] Read more…

Product Reviews

  • Paperless Post | #Gifted

    Let’s be real here – Christmas cards are a hassle to send every year. Having a pile of cards and envelopes higher than the Eiffel Tower, getting pen smudges everywhere and ending up with a severed tongue from sealing all the envelopes. Enter Paperless Post. It lets you send cards, invitations and a lot more […] Read more…

  • Urban Armor Gear iPhone X Case Review*

    What’s more precious and expensive to replace these days than a phone screen? I’m sure I’m not the only one who’s had a mini-heart attack when I’ve dropped my phone and sweated buckets when turning it over to survey the damage, to find the screen’s completely smashed – even though there’s a case on it. Read more…

  • Thumbs Up Swipe iPhone Portable Charger Review*

    I recently got the opportunity to review the Mini Emergency Charger for iPhone by Thumbs Up. It just plugs into the bottom of your iPhone and charges away, promising 1 full charge so you can continue your selfie-taking and Instagramming with ease. Read more…

  • Root7 Geo Glasses

    Taking its inspiration from modern style terrariums, Root7’s Geo Glasses look as if they belong on a marble table on Instagram. In two colours, Gold and Black, they certainly give the allure of glamour, but at a fraction of the price. Read more…