“…I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with summer.”

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Sometimes it’s nice to get away, no matter how many sunburns or mosquito bites you may obtain.



I’m going cottaging & here are some songs I like!

Hello, hello, and happy Saturday!  So I am about to go up to a cottage with a friend, which means NO INTERNET.  WHAT?  HOW AM I GOING TO SURVIVE?!  Well, there actually is a limited amount, so I am hoping to get a post up within the next week.  I do promise to take loads of pictures though so I can share them with you when I get back.  In the meantime, because I don’t have a post really planned, I thought I’d share some songs that I will be listening to on my trip!  Excuse the broad range…I’m a bit of a psycho when it comes to music.

Do I Wanna Know? by Arctic Monkeys//Mardy Bum by Arctic Monkeys//Best Song Ever by One Direction (of course I had to add this one.)//All Too Well by Taylor Swift (why yes this has 377 plays on my iTunes)//Begin Again by Taylor Swift//Kiss Me by Ed Sheeran


Who doesn’t love a bit of Marcel? ;)


I talk to you guys soon.  Have a great week!



Photo from here.


Liv’s Life: Cottage Update

Hey guys! So I thought I would blog a little for you guys! I only have one other post to put up for the whole trip, which will probably go up on thursday. Unfortunately I am writing this on my phone right now so I can’t really do anything special… Haha sorry! But I will of course be back to my regular schedule when I get home. I have a makeup I packed post too from from the traveling and packing series. Yeah! Like I said I’m coming home on Saturday. I have to go but I will have another post up on Thursday! Are you going to be watching PLL!? Talk to you soon! Thanks for reading! Bye.

Liv’s Life: Cottage Time!

Hey guys!  So tomorrow I am leaving for a cottage for seven days, and I won’t be able to do a SOFC or posts daily.  Sorry!  It’s my only real vacation!  I still will be posting once and a while throughout the week.  I have wi-fi on my phone, but I don’t know how the reception will be, so I have no idea if I will be able to publish posts.  If not, whenever we go into town I will try to.  I will probably have like four or so posts up during next week.  I will also have posts up once I get back on stuff we did, maybe a haul…stuff like that.  Yeah!  So I will still have a post up tomorrow before we leave or while we are on our way, and then the other posts will be mostly pre-wrote.  I’m honestly not sure how everything is going to be…I might get bored and write a post everyday and publish it if there’s a decent reception, I might not be able to publish at all…haha I really don’t know!  But be prepared!  Haha, I’m acting like I’m going to be gone for a month!  My blog has become a big part of my life so it will be sort of weird…

Anyways, I am going to go!  I’ll talk to you guys tomorrow definitely.  Have a good night sleep & happy long weekend!!  Bye!

SOFC Week 5: Travelling & Packing-Tuesday: Things To Do In The Car

Hey guys!  So for day two of packing and travelling, I am going to talk about some things to do in the car.  These also apply to a plane or bus!  Anyways, the cottage I’m going to in a week is three and a half hours away, and I am just going to be sharing some tips of stuff that I like to do in long car rides!  I have been on a bus for ten hours, and I’ve been on a plane for ten hours, so I consider myself to be a pro-traveller, but really I have been nowhere compared to some people haha.

So the first thing I like to do in the car is take pictures!  I think it’s fun taking pictures with your friends or family, and even stuff outside the window.  Chances are you’ll see something interesting on a long car trip.  Another thing that is always fun to do make lists!  LOL you guys know I love to make lists, and I think they are really fun to pass the time.  You can make a list of stuff you want to do or see or buy when you are gone, or you could make a bucket list for your next year, or a wishlist, or something like that.  I love to write stuff, so it’s really fun for me to make lists.  I also can see that most of you that follow me make posts on your blog, so you can always blog too!  Another thing that I enjoy doing that I did for my Quebec trip I did a while ago, is make a list of stuff to find on the road.  It’s called travel bingo, but really I just make mine a list of stuff that I want to find to pass the time.  If you google it you can find things, but I personally think they are sort of dumb, like a tree was on one that I saw, and a stop sign on another…I am just saying you should have better stuff on your list…not like what a three year old enjoys haha.  OK, and another thing is like word games or conversation games…on the bus ride to QC my friend and I would do this game where you each said one word and made really stupid sentences.  Haha all of ours were like the same and all really strange.  To be honest, when you are this bored, you are desperate for any game in the car!!!  LOL.  Of course you can bring cards or board games.  A while back I saw this DIY travel board games, where somebody got a cookie sheet that was magnetic, and then stuck magnets to all of the pieces so that it all stuck to the cookie sheet and it would fall everywhere.  If you are going on a really long car trip, this would be a great idea to bring a Monopoly board or something and play a game.  Yet another idea is play “guess that song” on the radio, or even just play the “don’t forget the lyrics” game haha.  I’m sure you can look up “things to do in the car” on google and find tons of suggestions, but these are just mine!  I know that I will be looking at my SBL and seeing if there are any things I can cross off on the way there.  It’s also great having and iPad or Kindle, so you can play games and read or whatever.  It’s my favourite thing about my iPad, the portability.  Anyways, that’s it for my ideas!

Talk to you guys really soon!  I will have a PLL post up tomorrow or the next day, along with my regular posts!  Thanks for reading!  Goodnight!  (Depending on where you live haha)  Good morning or good afternoon to those whole live far away!  Bye!