The Happiest Award

An extra bonus post, as I have been nominated for quite a few new awards recently, and I want to get on top of them all!

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Rules

  • Thank the person who has nominated you and provide a link to her blog
  • Name the award creator and provide a link to her blog
  • Share the rules
  • Share the award logo
  • Answer the questions
  • Nominate 5-15 people
  • Share your favourite blog post (from your blog)
  • Notify the people that you have nominated that you have nominated them

Anni was lovely enough to nominate me for this brand new award, that Thehappiestpixel created in celebration of her reaching 500 followers. Isn’t that amazing? Go check out both of them!!

Tell us your favourite:

  • Place: Home, Wellington in general

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  • Film/TV Show: Parks and Recreation

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  • Song: Grovel to Tempo (right now)
  • Activity: Blogging

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  • Drink: Iced chocolate/coffee. Or hot chocolate if it’s cold

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  • Food: Sweets (bonus points if it’s me who made them)
  • Holiday: Christmas

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  • Book: Harry Potter series

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Favourite Post:

Why do you guys always ask  me this? Do you know how hard it is for me to pick?? 😦 I also end up picking a different one each time I get asked.

Favourite DressesAngela Tries Beauty Box. I picked these two this time around as they’re both beauty or fashion related posts which I normally don’t do, but I’m quite proud of.

Nominations:

As always, feel no pressure to accept the nomination, just know I was thinking of you 😀

Angela.

Dream Closet

Hey! So I’m joining in on the “A Girl Can Dream” series, collaborated by Jenny from Sit Back and Just Live and Jayee from Jacqueliine Joy!

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The theme for this month is Dream Closet. Be sure to check out Jenny’s post about her own dream closet too!

For most women, a dreamy walk-in closet is a must-have feature for any dream house. Who can’t resist a space that is filled with your favorite designer dresses, Chanel handbags, jewelry and decorated with fresh flowers? Earlier, we published our favorite closet posts (dreamy walk-in closets and the biggest closet in the world). Since then, we discovered

I would love a walk in closet. I don’t think I have enough clothes and accessories to warrant one, but I just love the idea of one.

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This is organised to an insane extent. But you would always be able to find what you’re looking for. I especially like the cubbies for shoes and bags, and the drawers for jewellery.

Custom walk-in closet with an enamel white finish and mirrored compartment doors.

Having a section with a vanity area would be a bonus. Cause then everything is in the same place when you need to get ready.

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Also, a full length mirror would be needed. I currently have one but it keeps falling down off the wall so it’s just resting on the floor which means I don’t get the best view so I kinda have to squat. I will say though, in this picture, I would have no idea how to get to that higher section without ladders.

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I would be more fond of lots of natural light. It just makes everything (including you!) look so much better.

I think looking at perfectly displayed makeup is my favourite pastime. It just fills me with joy! I’ve spent a while perfecting my makeup collection, so I thought I’d (finally!) share the results with

So I know I already talked about the vanity table, but look at that mirror! I want that hexagon mirror.

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I think I would stick with a neutral palette like with all the previous pictures, but this one just kinda appeals to me more actually. It’s more ‘whimsical’.

So what would be in your dream closet? Do we share parts of the same wishlist?

Angela.

Let’s Bake! (Lemonade Cupcakes Edition)

Let’s Bake! (Lemonade Cupcakes Edition)

Another weekend, another batch of baking.

While going through Anni’s blog for my Have You Met series, I came across all her delicious looking cupcakes. So I decided to try her Lemonade Cupcake recipe. Be sure to check out her post as she is the one who originally shared it 😀

Also, I can’t wrap my head around mls and grams, as I go by cups, so I’ve done some conversions.

As always, first make sure you have what you need.

For the cupcakes:

  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract/essence
  • 1/4 cup (almost) vegetable oil
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 cup (almost) Fanta (or other orangey sodas out there)

For the topping:

  • 1 cup (almost) cream
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cup (not quite 3/4 but more than 1/2) sour cream
  • 1 package vanilla pudding powder

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