A girl can never have too many shoes!

A girl can never have too many shoes!

Sunday, 12 June 2011

8 Things

I've been tagged by one of my new readers, the Lovely Hazel from World of Joy.  This is what I really love about the blogging community; the new people you 'meet', the information you share and finding out new things about people that could be in the next town to you or in a completely differently time zone. 

So here's some information about me in little groups of eight things . . .

Eight songs that would be on the soundtrack of my life:
1. Livin' Joy  - Dreamer
2. Elvis - Burning Love
3. Oasis - The Masterplan
4. Deacon Blue - Fergus sings the blues
5. Fleetwood Mac - You can go your own way
6. The Verve - Lucky Man
7. Nik Kershaw - Wouldn't it be good
8. Journey - Don't stop believing

Eight things on my wishlist . . .
1. A pale green and chrome VW Beetle
2. A closet
3. A communications degree
4. A pair of Louboutin Bibi's
5.A mulberry Alexa bag
6. The entire box set of Harry Potter books and films
7. The gold shell clutch from Accessorize
8.A bigger house with a gorgeous garden

My eight favourite TV programmes . . .
1. True Blood
2. Luther
3. Supernatural
4. Greys Anatomy
5. Private Practice
6. Being Human
7. Glee
8. Sex and the City

My eight favourite films . . .
1) The Departed
2) The Breakfast Club
3) Con Air (guilty pleasure)
4) Jaws
5) It's a wonderful life
6) Jane Eyre (1943)
7) Sex and the City
8) The Outsiders

My eight favourite memories . . .
1) My wedding in Vegas
2) Friday teatime drinks with my dad
3) my best friends wedding weekend in Avila, Spain
4)Shopping in San Francisco
5) cocktails at Paparazzi bar in Krakow on our first wedding anniversary
6) Buying our first puppy Jasper
7) New Year in Prague
8) Seeing Oasis at Heaton Park 2008

Eight things that are always in my shopping basket . . .
1) shoes
2) benefit makeup
3) scarves
4) jackets
5) lip glosses (I have a ridiculous amount)
6) treats for my dogs
7) wine
8) jewellery

My eight guilty pleasures are . . .
1) shoes, of course
2) chocolate nuts treats when my husband is on the night shifts (nut allergy avoidance)
3) repeats of Sex and the City
4) listening to easy listening music while ironing
5) taking over the Sky+ to record anything and everything
6) Idris Elba
7) fun cameras (my friends take the p*** out of me but I'm always using them!)
8) cupcakes

And lastly, eight words that are key in my life right now . . .
1) family
2) endometriosis
3) work/life/balance
4) hope
5) friendship
6) frustration
7) toothache
8) creativity

I'm not sure if you've found this enlightening or boring but at least hope its helped you know me a bit better. xx

Now I'd like to nominate all my fellow bloggers to share their eight things, it's a great way to get to know you and be completely nosy too.


Hazel said...

'Put the bunny back in the box' haha I love that film too!
Glad you enjoyed the tag, I enjoyed reading it - love to hear more about your Vegas wedding!

MyStyle said...

Hi my dear-a fabulous insight into your lovely life, thanks for sharing and hope you have a good week too xxx

Pearl Westwood said...

I love how you need a bigger closet before a bigger house :-)

Vintage Sparkle said...

I enjoyed this post.
I shall try and make the effort to do one in the next couple of days.

CameronPoe2409 said...

Hazel - it is a true classic! I will definitely have to do a Vegas post. xx

My Style - Thank you, I'm having a lovely week too! xx

Pearl - I hadn't thought about that but at present my house has two potential closet spaces - my small bedroom or the attic. I will still be dreaming of that big house though xx

Vintage Sparkle - I enjoyed your post too! xx

Christina @ Fashion's Most Wanted said...

It's great to know more about you!

You've reminded me to watch this weeks Luther on catch up too. I hear it was great xx