Week in Photos #69

I’ve hit 500 followers on GFC!! Thank you so much guys!
Buffet tea one evening 🙂
I went to the Doctors about my spots, again. For once I actually left feeling quite positive. The Doc told me that the current tables I’m on aren’t a high enough dosage. He asked me what I wanted, I did say Roactatine but he was hesitant to give me that as I’m getting married in November and he didn’t want me suffering with the side effects for the Wedding, he did say that if I’m still suffering after the Wedding we will go down that route. For now he has given me these tablets and a lotion, I have to go back in 10 weeks. Hopefully I’ll be going back saying that they’ve worked *crosses fingers*
 Yum, yum. Turkey, peppers and onions cooked in red wine and served with pasta.
Chicken stir fry, again with added red wine. 
I went for a meal with a friend on Thursday, I had chicken New Yorker served on sizzling peppers and onions with chips & cheesy garlic bread – amazing!
Obviously there was a pudding! I ordered and paid for the standard chocolate waffles and was given the sharer! I had very good self restraint though and only ate half.
I finished this book this week. Its an amazing, inspirational book, despite it being very sad I almost cried with happiness at parts of it. Read it if you haven’t already.
I’m now starting on these, may take me a while! I’m gonna be late jumping on the 50 shades bandwagon!
Stupid cat.
In other non-photographed news, I finally did it, I lost enough weight to fit into my Wedding dress!! So excited, it now fits me perfectly! I didn’t actually think I’d do it.
I hope you’ve had a great week 🙂


  1. Jessica-May xo
    1st July 2012 / 6:30 pm

    Congratulations on the 500 followers and fitting into your wedding dress!
    A good week for you:)

  2. 1st July 2012 / 6:39 pm

    Well done for fitting into the dress, that's great news! And on hitting 500 followers 🙂

    Buffet tea is a great idea… Why have I never thought of this?!


    • 4th July 2012 / 7:28 pm

      Thank you 🙂

      Buffet tea is great, they have all nibble-y type stuff on offer in Tesco at the moment so I can't resist it on my Monday evening shop! Like I can be-bothered to cook something decent by the time I get home after work & shopping! xx

    • 4th July 2012 / 7:29 pm

      Thanks Lucy, I'm sure I'll be boring you all with Wedding photos for at least a year after the Wedding haha! x

  3. 1st July 2012 / 7:42 pm

    YAY! Well done on fitting into your wedding dress! And congrats on the 500 followers you deserve it!

    We used to have buffet tea at uni all the time, but we called it 'Freeztravaganza' basically just all the random crap from the freezer! Best dinner ever! xx

    • 4th July 2012 / 7:29 pm

      Thank you – so happy!

      Your freeztravaganza sounds like my mam's usey uppy week! Best concoctions ever! xx

  4. 1st July 2012 / 7:44 pm

    Congratulations on reaching 500 followers… I'm currently at 499, exciting! haha
    I also have a reading pile at the moment that looks as tall as yours, so many books to read.
    Hope things work out with your tablets too 🙂 x

    • 4th July 2012 / 7:30 pm

      Thanks Erin, how exciting for you too! Good luck!

      Tablets haven't worked out, I've come out in a rash 🙁 Back to the Docs I go! xx

  5. 1st July 2012 / 8:24 pm

    Super post. Have a good week

    • 4th July 2012 / 7:31 pm

      Thanks Carole, I hope you're having a good week x

  6. 1st July 2012 / 8:28 pm

    Congratulations on reaching 500 followers and on the wedding dress news – so exciting! xx

    PS – get reading that pile of books, you need to read 50 shades!


    • 4th July 2012 / 7:31 pm

      Thanks Beccy! I'm rushing through these so that I can read 50 Shades! Can't wait! x

  7. 1st July 2012 / 9:04 pm

    yaay the dress fits 🙂 Roactatine is good but it dried my skin and lips sooo badly. Could only wear vasaline on my lips x

    • 4th July 2012 / 7:31 pm

      That is the worrying thing, I suffer with dandruff anyway so my head would probably be a right state if I went on it ha x

  8. 1st July 2012 / 9:36 pm

    All the food here looks amazing, especially those waffles!
    How exciting about your wedding dress! Congratulations 😀
    Also, hope those tablets work well for you xx

    • 4th July 2012 / 7:32 pm

      Thanks Leanne! The waffles were delicious, I wanna go back!
      The tablets haven't worked, I've come out in a horrid red rash on my neck, back to the Docs on Monday 🙁 x

  9. 1st July 2012 / 11:57 pm

    500 followers, well done! Bet that feels good.
    I am so unbelievably intrigued by those ice cream cakes!? How random! Will have to check out the recipe. I've read all of those Dave Pelzer books, they are just shocking, aren't they? It's unbelievable to think that these things actually go on. So sad, but I agree, also really inspirational how he came out the other side 🙂
    Mel x


    • 4th July 2012 / 7:33 pm

      Thanks Mel, it does feel great!
      The Dave Pelzer book is shocking, horrid to hear that things like that go on in real life, but so good to hear how he turned it around for himself.

  10. 2nd July 2012 / 10:58 am

    Wow well done for getting into your wedding dress!! Hope your treatment works well for your spots! and i love the dessert you got it looks amazing!! hehe

    Come and enter my give away!!! you could win a Stila eye shadow palette!!!
    Jen xx

    • 4th July 2012 / 7:33 pm

      Thank you! The tablets have bought me out in a rash 🙁 x

  11. 2nd July 2012 / 12:03 pm

    Buffet teas are the best thing ever…

    second only perhaps to chicken dippers and chips served in a basket lined with a napkin 😉


    • 4th July 2012 / 7:34 pm

      Now I need chicken dippers and chips in a basket! x

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