July 6, 2019

Memoirs: The Puds & Co Podcast – Travelling for the Gram

"Welcome to the Puds & Co. Podcast! In this episode, I sit down with Jasmine and Charlotte to talk about travel and blogging in the era of Social Media. We shared some tools, tips, and stories from getting the perfect Insta shot to 'instagrammable' holidays."…

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June 26, 2019

Musings: Finding Out Some NYK1 Secrets – A Review

Back in May I was sent some products to try from a cosmetics brand called NYK1 Secrets. If you have never heard of the brand before, they’re UK based and founded by Andrea Asquith, a former master nail tech and qualified beauty therapist. Not only does this mean she has an understanding of products and treatments it also means she has a vested interest in…

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June 19, 2019

Memoirs: Treasure Hunting with TKMaxx – Event Roundup  

Please note, I was kindly provided with a gift card to spend at TKMaxx in exchange for a review of the new store.  Last week I was invited to the new TKMaxx store opening on the busiest street in London – Oxford Street. The exclusive event took place from 6pm-9pm on a rainy Wednesday evening, UK summer where for art thou?  After queuing for a…

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June 18, 2019

Memoirs: Calligraphy & Nuptials with Pandora – Event Roundup

There is so much skill and art that goes into it rather than just tracing letters like you would do as a child. From therapy you hold your pen to the way your join the letters, practice makes perfect. Calligraphy is one of those rare art forms that will be around forever, hopefully like a marriage, right? …

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June 16, 2019

Musings: Make More Money To Travel

If there’s one thing that travel bloggers end up making you feel it’s that you should be booking MORE holidays. In fact I wouldn’t even say it’s exclusive to just travel bloggers! I can be sat there on a Sunday evening scrolling through Instagram and half the people I follow seem to be sunning it far hotter climates than I’m in.…

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A Little Bit About Me

Welcome to my little space on the internet, known as Memoirs and Musings. I’m Char, short for Charlotte and my blog/website/diary is dedicated to documenting my Memoirs and Musings, hence the name. I wouldn’t say I was your ‘typical’ blogger either. I don’t care about getting the perfect flatlay or feeling bad for not posting, I just enjoy writing. If you’ve made it this far, thank you for reading. Anyway, I love to travel, indulge in a glass of white wine, when plans are cancelled and purchase overpriced make up.  I guess that’s me in a nutshell, trying to figure out this thing called life, have fun and never lose sight.