Five Things – Week 76

Five Things – Week 76

Five Things I Did This Week

  • On Monday I headed to the Roundhouse in Camden to their new outdoor beach cinema to see Four Weddings and a Funeral as I don’t know how I’ve gone 27 year’s having never seen the movie. Sadly as it’s the first year of the cinema there weren’t that many people there but it was a really fun night.
  • I finally got round to watching Baby Driver on Tuesday and it was such a good movie combining incredible driving with music. If you haven’t seen it then I’d suggest you go out and give it a go.
  • On Wednesday evening I managed to have a nice relaxing evening in sorting out blog images and just binge watching Rick and Morty ahead of the new season.
  • On Saturday I headed to my first ever convention; The Film and TV Comic Con and it was such a fun day. I managed to see a few talks, a podcast recording, a photo session and some shopping.
  • I bought my dad tickets to the Bombay Sappire Gin Distillery for this birthday and we headed there on Sunday. It was a really interesting tour and the cocktail was yummy.

Five Great Things To Happen

  • I booked our accommodation in Prague and I am super happy with our choice. It’s a great location, there’s plenty of amenities and it includes breakfast which is great as it saves us cash and means we don’t have to go around looking for somewhere to eat.
  • With the help of Kodi I managed to binge watch all of the last season of New Girl so I am completely caught up. It was such a great season but they’re all growing up so much now so I wonder how many more seasons there will be.
  • I bought some awesome new items at the Film Comic Con including a Punisher baseball jersey which I am in love.
  • I booked a time to go to do the Breaking Bad cocktail experience and I am so excited as it’s something I’ve been wanting to do for a long time. Another thing to tick off my list.
  • I had my initial review at work and it went really well which I am glad about.

back to the future

Five Things Which Sucked

  • My dad wasn’t able to come round and sort out my new shelving this week which is a shame as I want to sort out my Pop Vinyls again.
  • I misprinted the sizes of a few photos which means I’ll need to reprint them to finish off my photo frames.
  • I ran a bath on Sunday evening but my hot water didn’t seem to be working too well so it was a little cold, sadly I couldn’t sit in it for too long.
  • The Wonderland show which I had booked to see in a few weeks has been cancelled and I am so gutted. It was a show about a grown up Alice from the Wonderland stories and had been travelling around the UK all year but they cancelled the last three legs which made me sad.
  • A friend I hadn’t seen in ages was working at the Film convention but we were both so busy that we weren’t able to meet up which sucks.

Five Things To Do Next Week

  • Re-try our fried chicken again one evening. After the disaster last time we have bought some new kitchenware and I hope it comes out better.
  • Continue using my habit tracker in the hope that it helps me get more motivated to work out/ walk more, and get out of bed earlier.
  • Pack ready to head to my friend’s for a weekend of catch ups
  • Write up and sort through any content from the Film and TV Convention
  • Sort through my photos I had printed when they arrive to change some of the photos I have in frames and update my photo album
What have you been up to this week?


  1. Amalia Silva
    July 31, 2017 / 1:58 pm

    This is good that you keep some list oh what went wrong and what’s coming next week and make yourself some goals!! Well done, I must start doing this as well.

  2. Laura Dove
    July 31, 2017 / 3:30 pm

    What a great idea to have five things lists! I’m sorry you had some sucky moments but it sounds like you also had some great moments too!

  3. Tania Potter
    July 31, 2017 / 6:53 pm

    I can’t believe you hadn’t seen 4 Weddings and a Funeral. And I have to agree one of the suckiest things ever is running a bath that is not hot enough!

  4. August 1, 2017 / 12:47 am

    Woah! A Breaking Bad Cocktail experience sounds like a lot of fun! I was a massive fan of the show x

  5. Kim Gammage
    August 1, 2017 / 5:55 am

    It seems like you had a pretty productive week! Keep it up, seems like you’ve got some exciting things coming up. I really need to catch up with New Girl!

  6. Ania Ewelina
    August 1, 2017 / 8:39 am

    Sounds like you had a busy week, I’m still not caught up on new girl, and I’m dying to see baby driver. You’ve got me beat on most of these lol.

  7. Jeenu Pillai
    August 1, 2017 / 9:54 am

    Great to see that you had your hands full. I really hope the fried chicken turns out well. all the best!

  8. Ma CharmaineNess H. Nioda
    August 1, 2017 / 2:17 pm

    This is such a nice idea of listing each 5 things that happens to you in a week. Looks like there’s a lot of things to do. And good luck for that initial review you had at work.

  9. August 1, 2017 / 2:29 pm

    I think this is a fantastic way to sum up your week. I’d love to visit an outdoor cinema…I’m still trying to persuade hubs to come with me but we have wildly different tastes in films!

  10. August 1, 2017 / 3:34 pm

    You’ve had a very film related week! I’ve not heard of this cinema beach in Camden before, but I need to check it out 🙂

  11. August 1, 2017 / 8:14 pm

    It looks like a very productive week! Well done! Lists: I need to start doing something similar as well!

  12. KGR
    August 2, 2017 / 9:34 am

    I hope the fried chicken is better this week. I would love to travel or Prague it looks great. Hope you have a lovely week x

  13. Newcastle Family Life
    August 2, 2017 / 1:14 pm

    It sounds like you have had a busy week. Hope you have a great time in Prague x

  14. Ami Rose
    August 2, 2017 / 2:15 pm

    I love this idea for a post. Such a good way to reflect on your week. The outdoor cinema sounds fab, as does Prague. I hope you have a lovely time, I’ve always wanted to visit there.

    Ami xxx

  15. August 2, 2017 / 2:37 pm

    I managed to see the Wonderland show in London earlier this year and it was fantastic, so sad that they cancelled the last few dates.

  16. Elena Stevkovska
    August 2, 2017 / 4:13 pm

    I hope you will enjoy Prague, I have been there couple of time and I loved it.

  17. David Elliott
    August 2, 2017 / 4:36 pm

    Such an interesting post of things which were good and bad to the week. Love those Pop! Dolls. I need to get some more of those for my daughter. They are such a cool collectable.

  18. Carol Cliffe
    August 2, 2017 / 9:43 pm

    I love the way you track your activities in sets of five things. I can’t believe you’ve never seen 4 Weddings either – hope you enjoyed it! I also sympathise with your quite cold bath – that happened to me last night too as my stepson had used all the hot water on his shower!

  19. BestiesNotepad
    August 3, 2017 / 2:07 am

    I always want to pack ready to head to my friend’s, specially when I had a rough week.
    The things to do next week looks interesting!

  20. August 3, 2017 / 4:43 am

    oh my gosh those pop figurines! My Hubby love them! I love Four Weddings, I was just talking about getting my Husband to watch it the other day, it’s a classic!

  21. leandra bramham
    August 3, 2017 / 7:04 am

    What a great way to keep a record of what you’ve done and plan for next week. Great post, I love the format xx

  22. Kara
    August 3, 2017 / 8:23 am

    I would love to visit the Bombay Sappire Gin Distillery and we love visiting Film and Comic Cons (any excuse to dress up)

  23. bc21578
    August 3, 2017 / 12:08 pm

    Cold baths don’t sound like fun. “Little Dolls” is an Ozzy Osbourne song!

  24. Battlemum
    August 3, 2017 / 2:48 pm

    It’s not good when your hot water isn’t working too good. Prague sounds exciting. It’s on our to-do list for within the next couple of years so I’ll be interested to read about your trip!

  25. August 3, 2017 / 8:59 pm

    You did so much fun stuff this week and have such fun things planned!
    I would love to do the cinema, Breaking Bad cocktail experience and gin distillery 🙂

    Dani x

  26. August 4, 2017 / 6:01 am

    Wow the breaking bad cocktail class sounds like a lot of fun!! Will give it a Google 🙂

  27. Amy Deverson
    August 4, 2017 / 12:34 pm

    Four Weddings And A Funeral is one of my favourite films – well, anything with Hugh Grant in is 😉 the outdoor cinema sounds so fun. The Breaking Bad Cocktail Experience also sounds amazing… I think I’ll be looking into that!

  28. August 4, 2017 / 6:41 pm

    I love the sound of the open air beach cinema!! LOVE Camden so much, its been ages since we were there. I hope it catches on, sounds amazing x

  29. August 5, 2017 / 6:13 pm

    enjoy Prague. It’s a beautiful city and so much to see and do there. One of my fave places

  30. August 6, 2017 / 4:03 am

    I love that you keep track of the good and the bad of the week. I am all over the breaking bad cocktail class and the POP dolls. Enjoy your week can not wait to read another post from you.

  31. August 9, 2017 / 8:42 pm

    I love that Alice Disney pop character, definitely something that my daughter would really love!

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