Sunday, 27 May 2012

Life via Instagram #9 & a little request!

Wearing my adorable bow from Beauxoxo // Bunny moustache jumper. // In love with the Caudalie Beauty Elixir.
Summer has finally arrived in my little part of England! // Pretty blue skies! // Making coleslaw for yummy salads. 
Ralphie loves nibbling at my GlossyBox each month! // Bailey pup. // Pretty candles. 
Loving the 30 day shred! // Happy Birthday GlossyBox. // May GlossyBox contents.


I have had a pretty quiet week this week, I've been stuck indoors writing a few essays which hasn't been much fun at all. On monday I started the 30 Day Shred DVD which is hard work, but totally worth it I think. I have been super unfit for so many years and I'm so bored of getting out of breath over the smallest things. I have no excuse to be so lazy so I decided it was finally time to do something about it. It feel ten times more difficult in the hot weather though!

I applied to join one of those blogger collectives recently & even worse than just being plain rejected, they haven't responded at all. Maybe they've just not had the time but it's a bit dejecting. I find that this is something that happens a lot in all walks of life and I honestly think that a polite rejection is a million times nicer than no response at all. But anyway, I'm over sweating the small stuff and I've decided to just keep on keepin' on. I was doing alright over here on my own anyway so that's how things are going to stay for now. It's reignited my love for blogging & I would love to know what you would like to see more of. I'd love if you left me a comment below this post, emailed me, or let me know over here on my little survey page. I would really appreciate all suggestions!

I hope you're all having a wonderful weekend in the sunshine & don't forget that sunscreen!
xoxo

13 comments:

  1. The jumper with the rabbit and the moustache on is so cute. I have the 30 day shred but haven't attempted it yet lol Jillian Matthews scares me.

    x

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  2. Do what YOU want to do Jennie!

    I applied to one of those collectives, thought I'd been rejected but actually they just didn't make contact until they had a project to work on. Don't worry! Your blog is beautiful <3

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  3. Ooh I adore the colour of your glitter bow, Jennie! I have a dark grey/black one which I love, but the blue is so pretty (: hope you've been enjoying the sun, your homemade coleslaw looks perfect for this weather! xx

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  4. The rabbit jumper is so sweet!

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  5. I've also been utterly in love with the Caudalie Elixir, it has worked a treat at keeping me refreshed and glowing in the heat! :-)

    Don't worry about the lack of rejection lovely, you have such a loyal readership and a gorgeous blog - focus on enjoying what you write and photograph :-)

    Jem xXx

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  6. your rabbit is beyond cute!

    I just started up a blog, so have a look if you'd like. I'm currently doing a little topshop voucher giveaway to get going :)
    http://simplestyle77.blogspot.co.uk/2012/05/topshop-giveaway.html

    x

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  7. I got rejected from one of those blogger things too (i didn't have enough monthly hits) and I haven't tried contacting any other ones since then! You know you're one of my faves, and it's *them* that are missing out! xxx

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  8. Your blog is lovely - any blogger collective would be lucky to have you!

    Ps you rabbit is sooo cute, I've got one too! Might post a cheeky pic of him on my blog soon :)

    Kate xx

    http://fashboxstyle.blogspot.co.uk/

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  9. Your blog is awesome and they're the ones missing out!
    I've had the 30 day shred lying around for a while but I can't bring myself to try it, and now I'm using the heat as my excuse!

    xx

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  10. That bunny moustache jumper is amazing! :) xx

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  11. I know what you mean about preferring a polite decline instead of nothing at all, I hate not knowing! I think it's plain rude if they don't even bother to respond anyway. I'd like to do the 30 day shred..but I think I'd probably just die with all the exercise!! You'll have to let us know how it goes :)

    Lou xx 
    Bits & Bobs

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  12. Hey, I'm a new reader but I just wanted to let you know I think you're blog is awesome! And I lvoe the 30 day shred as well :D

    Emma :)

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  13. Love that rabbit jumper and your glitter bow. You are cute as a button! I could do with getting back on the 30 Day Shred, I only did it for about 20 days last time and then lost interest as I didn't lose weight but I could do with having another go! As other people have said, it's the blogger collective that are missing out, not you, I adore your blog and hope you keep it as it is! I applied to one too but I don't have enough hits, never mind eh! X

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Thank you so much for reading! I love when you leave your thoughts so I would love if you left me a little comment, I read every single one, they mean so much and I try my very best to reply to each one!

You are very welcome to leave a link to your blog in your comment, but please just leave one link and I ask you not to promote giveaways. Thank you for understanding. With love, Jennie May xo