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Sunday, 4 September 2011

Sunday Snapshot Instagram Style 012.

One, Two & Three. 
You're going to get sick of me talking about this rainbow cake soon but I can't help it because I'm so proud of it! This is the first cake I've ever made, apart from cupcakes, so I'm super chuffed that it turned out well!

Four. 
I can see how blondes can get addicted to going lighter and lighter, sometimes when I look in the mirror I think I MUST BE BLONDER ASAP! The photo filter on this photograph has made me look insanely blonde, I'm not that shade in real life, but I can happily say the John Frieda lightening spray works a treat! My natural colour now is dirty grey blonde that does nothing for me or my complexion at all. The shade I am now is much more reminiscent of how my natural colour was around three years ago. Much better!

Five. 
I had a bad day so I decided to bake some cookies to take my mind off things. Usually when I'm having a bad day I head straight for the fridge and eat its entire contents. Thankfully though when I'm baking I usually only want to eat a small amount of whatever I've made which is better for my waistline!

Six. 
I can't do a Sunday Snapshot without featuring Ralphie. He also seems to like the cookies I make, he had a sneaky nibble from my plate when I wasn't looking! Naughty bunny!

Seven. 
I think my fringe has grown out! 

Eight. 
My boyfriend bought me a milkshake home this week. I can't lie, it was pretty yummy but I do not want to know how many calories was in that. No thank you! Although why do I get the feeling someone will look it up and tell me in the comments?!

Nine. 
I ate a pizza. Well, a bit of a pizza. The pizza was disappointing. I don't think I like pizza anymore. 

Ten. 
After the disappointing pizza I ate some mandarins. They were much nicer. Fruit is better than pizza. 

Eleven & Twelve. 
I had a lazy Saturday. I did not want to wake up so I passed the time taking photos of my ceiling. I like that light shade, it's pretty! Lazy Saturdays mean that my face is a make up free zone! Hello dark circles, I wish you weren't on my face!

If this post goes up properly, you never can tell with blogger & its scheduling facility, I shall be on my way into Nottingham for a day of shopping (hello Primark! I haven't seen you in a while!) and most importantly - sushi! Om nom nom. The kaiso salad is my favourite, I can't wait!

Are you enjoying your weekend? Have you had any exciting plans or have you been enjoying lazy days like me?
xoxo

26 comments:

  1. I love your hair blonder, it looks amazing! And I must say that cake look freaking awesome!

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  2. I love the rainbow cake! It was my 28th birthday yesterday so I am all about the cake at the moment! Very impressed with yours!

    Love Amie

    www.creditcrunchchic.blogspot.com

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  3. Don't worry, I can't get enough of this cake - and I'm sure many others feel the same way ;). It looks amazing. I have to try that! Greets from Germany, Lidia

    http://millefeuille-blog.blogspot.com

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  4. The rainbow cake is AH-MAZING :) you certainly should be very proud of yourself! xx

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  5. That cake looks amazing Jennie, well done!
    Hope you find some bargains on your trip to Primark :) x

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  6. I thought you'd dyed your hair there for a sec, it does look so blonde in that cam! I think I know the milkshake answer but I wont tell you because it has royally ruined milkshakes for me now! I say forget about it and enjoy them ha! Have fun in Nottingham :) xo

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  7. still am amazed at how amazing that cake is! and your hair looks lush, I am getting that spray asap haha. hope you have (having!) a nice time in nottingham! x

    ramz and the flock

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  8. That rainbow cake looks awesome, well done! Did you just colour cake batter and plonk it randomly in a tin, or was there some science behind it? I'd love to try this for myself! Hope you enjoy your shopping trip to Nottingham xx

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  9. That cake is impressive! I'll eat anything blue.
    Your hair is looking lovely, you don't need to go lighter silly.

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  10. Lovely Photo's as usual :) The rainbow cake looks divine!! And you are just soo pretty! I love to shop in Nottingham aswell (Hello MAC PRO!):) xxx

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  11. Ooo so much food in this post :P The cookies and cake look delicious :) Ooo I love shopping in Nottingham, have fun!

    L x

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  12. I wouldn't shut up about a cake like that either if I had the patience to make it, it's gorgeous! xxx

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  13. That rainbow cake looks SO nice!xx

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  14. That rainbow cake is amazing, I can see why you're so proud, especially on your first try!
    Blonde suits you :) And my fringe has grown out so much too!
    Hope you got lots of goodies in Nottingham, I quite like living here purely because of it's many shops! xx
    Sirens and Bells

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  15. I am definitely trying out the John Frieda lightening spray although I know what you mean about going blonder! When my hair was bleached before it ended up practically white oops! xxx

    half the world away.

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  16. You look really pretty without makeup xx

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  17. The rainbow cake is amazing i can see why your proud of it. I'm really wondering how you made it

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  18. that cake looks so cool and u look amazing a usual!

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  19. The cake is amazing! I also love your hair, and completely understand the lightening addiction. My hair is naturally a meh blonde, and for a while there I kept going lighter and lighter (up until I cut it all off and dyed it black.) I keep thinking about going back to blonde, and if I looked a tenth as good blonde as you do I would go back in a heartbeat.

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  20. Oh wow, I love that cake! Well done! :)

    ug-lily.blogspot.com x

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  21. That cake is amazing, you should post the recipe as I'd love to attempt it. It's almost too pretty to eat though, which is probably a good thing :)

    I might have to get some of that lightening spray as I recently went back to blonde but it's just not light enough!

    www.jeniwren.com

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  22. That cake looks delish!! You should post the recipe.

    www.beautynthingsblog.com

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  23. That cake looks amazing you should be proud of it! I love your hair lighter it really suits you, I might have to get some of that lightening spray! xx

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  24. You need to do a post on the rainbow cake! I want to make one! I'm going to make your cookies too :-)
    I love these posts, they wouldn't be the same without a photo of Ralphie!x

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  25. that cake looks GORGEOUS. If i ever get round to making a rainbow cake id be devastated to eat hah, so prettyyyy xx ps - following you now!

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