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40 Facts About Me

8th June 2016
40 Facts About Me

Hey lovelies, so my blog is quite new and I thought this was a good way to get to know me a bit better, here’s 50 random facts about me….

  1. I am 27 years old, my birthday is October the 15th
  2. My favourite drink at the moment is iced water with cucumber slices
  3. I live in a market town called Alnwick, in Northumberland
  4. I am going to be moving back to Aberdeen, Scotland after Summer though!
  5. I am a jewellery and print/card designer and sell my work in my online shops and other platforms like Notonthehighstreet.com and Etsy
  6. I also sell my work in independent shops and galleries in the UK, USA, Australia, Sweden, Finland, Germany, Ibiza, Italy and New Zealand
  7. I work from home in the spare room, it’s great I love it! It’s a bit small but it does the job
  8. The best part on my job is designing new products and coming up with new ideas
  9. The worst part of my job is doing accounts…snore!
  10. My jewellery has been featured on Buzzfeed 4 times woop!
  11. I workout at a Crossfit gym, it’s awesome and I will miss it when I move.
  12. I managed to deadlift 70kg a few weeks back
  13. I don’t really enjoy exercise, I just do it because it’s good for your health and I used to never work out
  14. I try to workout 3 times a week
  15. I have a major sweet tooth and The Hummingbird Bakery oatmeal pancakes are my guilty pleasure
  16. I am a huge Craig David fan, I went to see him when I was 17 in Manchester and it was the best gig ever…I really need to see him again
  17. I have an older brother who is a former Royal Marines Commando and has served in Iraq and Afghanistan
  18. I have a niece, Isla who is 6 and nephew, Alistair who is 7
  19. I have a boyfriend called Andrew, he is my best friend and we have together for around 7 years
  20. He has been in the RAF for the past 3 years
  21. His first posting was in Boulmer so that’s why we moved to Alnwick as it’s close by, but he is now based near Rutland so we are in a long distance relationship
  22. Me and my boyfriend try to get away abroad as much as we can, outside the UK we’ve been to: Venice, Rome, Frankfurt, Thailand (Koh Samui, Bangkok, Chiang Mai) , Turkey (Bodrum) and are booked to go to Berlin in August!
  23. I went to Art School in Aberdeen and graduated with a 2:1 degree in Fine Art
  24. I have worked in Monsoon, Cineworld and also worked as a care worker and cleaner in the past
  25. I enjoy watching trash TV like the Real Housewives of Cheshire and New York
  26. I also love watching youtube vloggers-Viviannadoesmakeup, Lydia Elise Millen, HelloOctoberxo are my favourite.
  27. My favourite place I have visited is Thailand, it’s beautiful, hot, the people are SO friendly and everything is really cheap.
  28. My favourite tourist sight I have visited is the Colosseum in Rome
  29. My favourite Actor is Leonardo DiCaprio of course
  30. My favourite Actress is Glenn Close
  31. The best TV series I have watched is Damages on Netflix
  32. The best documentary I have watched is The Cove and Dear Zachary: A letter to a Son about his Father . Prepare to cry!
  33. I don’t drink alcohol much on a day to day basis, I enjoy it when I go out with friends or for a party though.
  34. I like drinking cocktails, Mai Tai and French Martini’s  are my favourite ones
  35. I want to get a Dachshund so much, I have put my name on a waiting list for the breeder I want, eek.
  36. I love animals: dogs, elephants, pandas, orangutang, sloths, penguins and cockatoos are my favourite
  37. I am a bridesmaid for my best friend’s wedding, she will be getting married in November
  38. I am making her wedding invites
  39. My parents have a pet parrot, an African Grey called Rocco
  40. My favourite flavour of ice cream is salted caramel

Woweeee that was a lot, hope you enjoyed getting to know me a bit better! Feel free to let me know some of facts about you in the comments 🙂

Jade x