Five Things – Week 30


Five Things I Did This Week

Unlike most weeks I actually did very little this week other than hang around my flat and watch Stranger Things with my friend. It was a nice chilled week and it was much needed as on Friday evening I drove to Chelmsford for V Festival. I hadn’t been to the festival since 2010/11 but it was a fun weekend of pop music and intermittent sunshine.

Five Great Things To Happen

  • Me and my friend just started watching Stranger Things after all the hype that has been around it and we’re pretty much hooked. It’s such an interesting story line and it’s shot so well.
  • I bought an airbed before going to V Festival. I have never had one for camping before but it was a spur of the moment thing and I am so glad I made the investment.
  • I got to see Little Mix this weekend and they really showed up a lot of acts over the weekend who struggled to both dance/ put on a performance and sing live *cough Bieber and Rihanna*. They were definitely one of my weekend highlights.
  • I managed to have a bit of a lazy week with plenty of evenings in relaxing (even if I was doing work at the same time) which included a nice lush filled bath and a sheet mask.
  • I finally re-arranged my ‘junk cupboard’ so that more can fit in there including my suitcases and my travelling rucksacks/ gear.

Instagram Book

Fiveย Things Which Sucked

  • The weather was a bit sucky at V Festival going from really hot to raining so I am convinced I have got a cold.
  • As I have been away for a bit my flat is a little bit of a mess so I need to do a bit of a hardcore clean next week to get everything back to tidy.
  • I realized I am probably going to miss State Champs opening main stage at Reading as I am not going to get there in time ๐Ÿ™ Pretty gutted as I love the band.
  • Lower Than Atlantis announced a hometown Watford show in a pub round the corner from me but it’s on an evening that I can’t go. I’d have loved to see them without having to travel into London.
  • One of my friends is having a little bit of a tough time at the moment but her work seem to be putting her under more pressure with dodgy shifts so I’ve not been able to see her for a week or two.

Five Things ย To Do Next Week

  • Work out what I need for my weekend in Birmingham/ Reading Festival
  • Have a pamper evening with a face mask as my skin is really craving something more substantial than a sheet mask
  • Finish watching Jessica Jones. I only have about 3/4 episodes left so I need to get through these asap
  • Start watching Daredevil. Now Stranger Things is done me and my friend need something new to watch
  • Sort out my camera and all my gear ready for my first live music show in a while next weekend
What have you been up to this week?
August 22, 2016
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  • Reply LaaLaa

    Oh nice, I would’ve liked to see Rihanna. Yesterday I went to a Jamaica day gathering at my local social club and London Wednesday but damn you show me up with all that you do!

    August 22, 2016 at 2:02 pm
  • Reply Harriet @ Toby&Roo

    That pen is AMAZING! I love it – also, v jealous you got to see Little Mix!

    August 22, 2016 at 3:33 pm
  • Reply Ana De Jesus

    I have always wanted to see Little Mix Live and yes I heard that Biebs and Rihanna were bad although ironically they are both good singers. Must have been all that drinking.

    August 22, 2016 at 5:32 pm
  • Reply Abigail Porter

    Adore Little Mix, saw them at the Summertime Ball and they stole the whole show! Sorry to hear about your friend being down, hopefully you’ll be able to see her soon! x

    Abi –

    August 22, 2016 at 8:17 pm
  • Reply Nikki Hamilton

    I loved stranger things! I cant believe there was only 8 episodes though! Ive read online that there will be a 2nd season which is great!

    August 22, 2016 at 9:50 pm
    • Reply Rhian Westbury

      Yeah I read that it’s going to be a sequel to tie up a lot of lose ends, can’t wait x

      August 23, 2016 at 8:22 am
  • Reply Cherie xo

    Do you like Jessica jones? I watched it till episode 4 and nearly died from eyerolling, so I dropped it. I love Daredevil though, it is really gripping and Matt is quite handsome.

    August 22, 2016 at 9:58 pm
    • Reply Rhian Westbury

      It took me a bit to get into it but when you get introduced to the baddie (Killgrave) it gets so much better and it’s worth hanging on for x

      August 23, 2016 at 8:22 am
  • Reply Laura

    I tried watching Stranger Things but I couldn’t get into it. Going to give it another go now ๐Ÿ˜€ xxx

    August 23, 2016 at 1:07 am
  • Reply Jemma Andrew-Adiamah

    My brother went to the V festival a few years ago and loved it. I would love to go too.

    August 23, 2016 at 5:43 am
  • Reply Anna Nuttall

    I hope you have an awesome weekend at the Birmingham/Reading Festival. I would love to go one year. xx

    August 23, 2016 at 8:26 am
  • Reply Hungry_Healthy_Happy

    We are just about to start watching Stranger Things, as everyone is going on about how good it is.

    August 23, 2016 at 10:52 am
  • Reply Beautyqueenuk

    Hardcore clean, loving that term and having done it here in my own home, I found it quite theraputic x

    August 23, 2016 at 11:17 am
  • Reply TalontedLex

    I am OBSESSED with Stranger Things, one of the best things I’ve watched in years!

    August 23, 2016 at 11:21 am
  • Reply Jo Smith

    An air bed for a festival – so cool! Bet you were the classiest girl there ๐Ÿ™‚

    August 23, 2016 at 6:21 pm
  • Reply Hannah Heartss โ„๏ธโ›„๏ธ

    Shame the weather was bad for v festival – I wish I could have gone though!

    August 24, 2016 at 12:40 pm
  • Reply Melanie Edjourian

    Wow you got to see Little Mix you lucky thing I quite like their music ๐Ÿ˜‰

    August 24, 2016 at 4:34 pm
  • Reply Annie Brooks

    I love this! Always good to get our thoughts down. I always think a pamper day is best!

    August 24, 2016 at 8:09 pm
  • Reply Kira L Curtis

    I only just found out about Stranger Things and I am determined to make my boyfriend watch it with me! You definitely need to watch Daredevil, it’s so good, I still need to watch season 2 before I can watch Jessica Jones, or vice versa ๐Ÿ˜€

    August 24, 2016 at 11:08 pm
  • Reply Elanor

    Daredevil is fantastic! I’m not usually a fan of the comic book tv series, but this one is definitely worth the watch! ๐Ÿ™‚

    August 25, 2016 at 8:48 am
  • Reply Elizabeth

    My husband and I binge watched Stranger Things over two evenings. LOVED IT!

    August 25, 2016 at 4:47 pm
  • Reply Ickle Pickle

    Oooh I will look into Stranger Things, it sounds interesting. I am on my second airbed already this summer – the first one popped! Kaz x

    August 25, 2016 at 8:08 pm
  • Reply Rachel Nicole

    I really want to watch Stranger Things, everyone keeps recommending it! Ah jealous you got to go to V Fest, although sounds like Bieber and Rihanna weren’t brilliant! I do love Little Mix though – I can imagine them putting on an amazing show! xo

    August 26, 2016 at 1:56 pm
  • Reply Camilla

    My daughter would be so jealous of your trip to the V Festival but sadly she’s not old enough to go on her own and it’s not my cup of tea.

    August 26, 2016 at 2:02 pm
  • Reply Jenny

    Stranger Things is great, isn’t it?? I binge watched it!

    August 26, 2016 at 6:41 pm
  • Reply Bethany Naismith

    I’m so jealous that you got to go to V Festival! Unfortunately it’s just too far away from me

    August 26, 2016 at 10:18 pm
  • Reply fashion-mommy

    I live very close to the Staffordshire V festival but was not impressed with the pop line up tbh.

    August 26, 2016 at 11:15 pm
  • Reply Lubka Henry

    Sounds like a busy schedule for next week ๐Ÿ™‚
    Well done for clearing your “junk” cupboard!

    August 28, 2016 at 7:43 pm
  • Reply Donah @ SweetJellyBean

    I got hooked on that show as well! Already finished it haha. I think it’s really awesome. Enjoy!

    September 1, 2016 at 1:42 pm
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