Summer 2017 Roundup

Brighton, North Laines - A Place I Visited in Summer 2017

Woah. Hello, September. I don’t know about you, but I am getting so excited for Autumn because I’ve just had the busiest Summer of my life, and I’m looking forward to life slowing down a little.

I really want to start using my blog like a journal and continue to share things that make me happy. One of the ways I’m going to do that is a roundup after each season to document what I did and the places I went, etc.

British Summertime technically runs from 21st June until the 22nd September 2017, however, my post starts from the beginning of June and ends at the end of August.

PLACES I WENT:

  • The Peak District
  • Wolverhampton
  • Spain
  • Devon
  • Cornwall
  • Peterborough – Soul Survivor
  • Brighton
  • Nottingham
  • Wales
  • Wrest Park, Bedfordshire

THINGS I DID:

  • Turned 22
  • Was the Maid of Honour in a wedding!
  • Attended another wedding as a guest
  • Went on holiday
  • Went wedding cake tasting
  • Served as a youth leader at Soul Survivor Week C
  • Learned to ride a hoverboard
  • Visited two racetracks
  • Got new glasses
  • Celebrated one year until our wedding

FOOD I ATE:

  • Ice cream in abundance – although the Cappuccino and the Chocolate Orange ice cream from Langage Farm gets a special mention
  • The most wonderful waffles, Nutella and Ice Cream from our favourite cafe in Old Town Javea
  • Spanish Watermelon
  • Beautifully cooked meat and fish from Fuego’s Bar BBQ, my favourite abroad restaurant
  • Breakfast on the beach at St Brides
  • The most amazing lunch: sweet potato, halloumi, guacamole, tomato and balsamic glaze
  • I tried gin and tonic for the first time and now it’s my go-to alcoholic drink
  • A really garlicky pasanda from our local Indian and it was divine
  • Fluffy pancakes with bacon and maple syrup from a restaurant at Luton airport
  • A posh meal at the Fox at Willian as a belated birthday meal for myself from a friend

THINGS I’M THANKFUL FOR:

  • The wonderful youth group at my Church, I’m so blessed to have them!
  • The beautiful weather we had over the bank holiday weekend
  • Being able to travel to a new place with work
  • My husband-to-be (of course!)
  • Family and friends and get-togethers!
  • Our world being full of beautiful places
  • My creative passion
  • That I found my engagement ring (after I lost it for a whole week!)
  • That I discovered podcasts – they are my new favourite things
  • That Autumn is on its way!

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