This weekend I will mostly be…

Posted by Lipglossiping On July - 15 - 2011

drinking practically illegal amounts of tea

marvelling at how much joy this one brings

doing a bit o’ cooking and baking…

…but resorting to cheese on toast when the going gets tough

reliving my past…

…enjoying the present…

…and welcoming the future as I hit the big 3-0 on Sunday.

Please tell me it’s not gonna smart too much?  I’m a little apprehensive!  Posting may be sporadic over the next few days and if it isn’t… I really do love blogging a bit too much.

Have a great weekend people, I’ll see you on the other side!


26 Responses to “This weekend I will mostly be…”

  1. Amy says:

    It’s my birthday on Sunday too! Happy birthday to us! I hope you have a wonderful day.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  2. Twelve52 says:

    Awww, a lovely heart warming post! Happy birthday for Sunday x

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  3. rijaH says:

    Happy birthday in advance :) Hope you have a lovely day <3

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  4. Anitacska says:

    Happy birthday Charlotte! Turning 30 doesn’t hurt one bit, try turning 35 like I did earlier this year instead! Ouch! :)

    Hope you have a fab birthday weekend! Love ya lots! x

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  5. sara says:

    Happy birthday Charlotte, listen…I just did 50!! 30 is a breeze and such a lovely age to be, enjoy everything x

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  6. Vijaya says:

    Your daughter is the cutest thing I’ve ever seen!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  7. Rona says:

    Happy birthday week! Your daughter is beautiful and growing older means that your daughter is growing with you and how can that not be a good and amazing thing

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  8. Caz says:

    Hope you have a good birthday Charlotte :)
    Leila is too cute!
    xx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  9. jayashri says:

    Happy birthday Charlotte! ur blog has brought smiles many a time on my face, i hope u have an amazing birthday :)

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  10. Have a truly wonderful 30th Birthday! 30 doesn’t hurt at all I promise you, my thirties were an absolute ball, I loved them, enjoy, that photo of you is beautiful btw! xx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  11. Leah says:

    That first pic of Leila is adorable! NO WAY are you 29! :) Happy 30th for Sunday. Have a wonderful day x

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  12. Katherine says:

    Happy Birthday – that little one will keep you feeling young for a long time to come!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  13. gio says:

    Aww what a sweet post! Happy birthday! I hope you have a wonderful day!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  14. Rebecca says:

    Happy Birthday weekend! Relax…30 isn’t bad; I actually feel better about myself and life in general in my 30s than in my 20s. You’ll be fine! Loved the post btw. Have a lovely weekend. :)

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  15. Geek Faerie says:

    Happy Birthday dear!! Just remember 30 is only the beginning!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  16. Happy Birthday to you and enjoy your day – 30 is the new 18! xoxo

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  17. Chynna says:

    I was fine at 30 and had a harder time at 31. (But I was single with no kids, so you’ve already got a better start than I had. I had a full on Ally McBeal moment when a giant alarm went off in my head and I realized my biological clock was getting closer to crisis mode.)

    Anyway, my 30′s were better than my 20′s, so may it be the same for you. They really are great years!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  18. Rachel says:

    Happy birthday for Sunday. I was very apprehensive about turning 30 too but I had a wonderful day full of flowers and cake, it took the pain away! Am now apprehensive once again as I await turning 40 next year, would do anything to turn back the clock 10 years and do it all again and many of those things differently :(

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  19. Paris B says:

    I love your photos so much! Turning 30 is a huge milestone and its a lot more fun and a lot less painful than you might think :) Happy Birthday and enjoy your weekend! :)

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  20. Sabah says:

    Happy birthday in advance!! You look beautiful than ever Charlotte!! Keep smiling like that always. And Leila is so lovely. <3

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  21. Oceane says:

    Happy birthday for the big 30. What a milestone. I have watched you grow over the last year and its been agamazing. You have changed so much! Welcome to the dirty 30′s! it’s a fab age. I look forward to many exciting posts from you. PS: Leila is adorable, cherisih while it lasts xoxo

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  22. Daisy says:

    Happy Birthday! Have an amazing weekend! Leila is growing so fast- look at her long hair! xx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  23. Oh Charlotte, thank you as always for the lovely pictures. I hope you have an amazing weekend, and don’t worry about the birthday. You seriously look about 25. Who says you have to act your age? xx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  24. Rachel says:

    Happy Birthday! I love your adorable jars in your pantry. The tea looks delicious, what kind do you usually go for? I grew up on Earl Grey myself. Enjoy the weekend, and cake!!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  25. Such a lovely post. Turning 30 won’t hurt a bit. Just enjoy it! I hope you have a fantastic birthday lady xxx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  26. Katy says:

    Happy Birthday! I would never have guessed you were 30! You look great :D

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

World Cup Nails? Look no further than WAH!

WAH Nails are offering the ultimate world cup accessory (other than having Ronaldo on your arm). Actually, scratch that… does anyone ACTUALLY fancy Ronaldo? He’s …

For superficially soft skin! Nivea In Shower Body Moisturiser

I’m all for spending a little extra time in bed, I can clearly remember my early morning pleas of “just five more minutes Dad?” each …

Guest Blog: Thierry Mugler Angel Review

I was pretty darn thrilled when one of my long-time readers offered up her services for a guest post.  You see, Lisa Wordbird has a …

Dr Hauschka Rose Day Cream

The lovely VexintheCity got me lemming this cream just over a month ago when she nonchalantly tweeted that it was time to repurchase for the …

L’Artisan Parfumeur La Chasse Aux Papillons

A few weeks ago I treated myself to a new L’Artisan Parfumeur fragrance and I was completely torn between the fruity Mure et Musc and …

The perfect IKEA makeup storage solution for less than you'd think!

Most of my makeup is split between five old-style Ikea FIRA chests and a couple of Ikea HELMERS.  When Ikea discontinued the FIRA, makeup-loving hearts …

My Ultimate Summer Driving Playlist *SP

I’m just about to disappear again on another little unplanned break away for a few days, Mr L suggested that we should perhaps make the …

A somewhat personal journey...

My first video… eek, no edits!  Video queen I ain’t… If you have any questions (no matter how silly you think they may be) about …

The Lipstick League - Week of 12.11.12

Question of the Week: What beauty item(s) are you most happy to have purchased before it was discontinued? Answer :- A couple of things, both …

Estee Lauder Virtual Makeover Tool

I commented a few months back that Estee Lauder were starting to shake things up a bit and get with the times… and now they’ve …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads