Going Solo: Was It Really That Bad?

“I’m going to Italy.” “Oh wow, who with?” “Just myself.” “YOURSELF?” If you follow me on social media then the opening part of this post will make sense, and in case you don’t let me briefly explain. Two weeks ago I booked myself a wee trip to Rome, and off I set last Sunday on the first leg of my journey! I jetted off from Scotland on Monday morning and returned to my home country on Thursday night – and I went totally alone. Travelling alone seemed to be more shocking for many people than booking the trip just 9 … Continue reading Going Solo: Was It Really That Bad?

How I Made A New Year’s Resolution I Could Keep

HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYBODY! Welcome to 2018. So…who has made a new year’s resolution? I know from what you have been telling me on Instagram that a lot of you don’t bother making resolutions.  I don’t blame you – this used to be me and to some extent still is!  You may remember that a few years ago, in the era of KTTLG 1.0, that instead of making a resolution I decided to make a list of ten things that I wanted to achieve instead. I wasn’t able to achieve all of them (to be honest I kind of forgot … Continue reading How I Made A New Year’s Resolution I Could Keep

I Regret Nothing: The Offensive InstaMum Comment

For the first part of the I Regret Nothing series where I explain the Game Of Superiority that is blogging, click here. Remember when I said blogging has turned into a game of superiority? Facebook groups, designed to encourage bloggers to support each other, are where it rears its ugly head the most. I first encountered this in a group for supporting Instagram accounts where I took part in a post for liking and commenting on other bloggers photos, but the deadline for completion fell slap bang in the middle of a weekend away in the Scottish Highlands, where signal … Continue reading I Regret Nothing: The Offensive InstaMum Comment