Summer Haul Part 2: A Bit of Everything – Boots, Matalan, Primark and TK Maxx

With our holiday a week away there were some bits I needed to get and some finishing touches I had planned for my room over a year ago now that I hadn’t bought so I decided to finish off both in one go. There’s a mix of home, beauty and fashion from TK Maxx, Matalan, Boots and Primark so there really is a bit of everything in this haul, or maybe that should be hauls.

All this holiday shopping has definitely got me feeling summery, even if it’s cold and wet here in the UK at the moment!

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Ireland Road Trip, Part 1: Bunratty

I realised I don’t think I’ve ever really done a travel blog post and, as we spent five days in Ireland driving around the south west, I thought I’d do a mini series as there’s way more photos I want to post than would fit into one. This post is about the first place we stayed; Bunratty, which is a small village with not much in it besides a castle which is inside the Bunratty Folk Museum.

Bunratty itself is a nice village to spend a day but could be a good base to go to surrounding areas. We spent three or four hours walking around the Folk Museum though you could probably spend more, especially in the summer when there are more of the workers in costume that would add to the atmosphere.

I feel like I maybe should warn you but this post will have a fair amount of photos in it. It may take a while to load, though I’m not sure if any internet tends to need the warning these days, maybe it was more back in the dialup years people did this.

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