Tagged with birthday

Beating the birthday blues

Beating the birthday blues

It was my birthday last week. I know, I know… happy birthday to me and all that jazz. But I’m not writing this article to attract a bunch of belated birthday e-wishes. I’m writing because I want to share with you all the fact that I had a great birthday. Yes, that’s right. An unmarried, … Continue reading

Surprise parties: worth the effort?

Surprise parties: worth the effort?

Everybody loves a surprise. Or do they? Until meeting my boyfriend, I thought so. Even though he swore “je n’aime pas les surprises” (“I don’t like surprises”), I just didn’t buy it. So when he repeated regularly over the course of several months leading up to the event that he didn’t want a 30th birthday … Continue reading

10 reasons not to cry

10 reasons not to cry

Some people get really, super duper excited about Christmas. The family time, the food, the presents. I am not one of those people. Because I save up all my excitement for the one day of the year that’s all about ME. My birthday. Except this year, when I woke up on my birthday, I’d been … Continue reading

List love: favourite days of the year

List love: favourite days of the year

There are 365 days in the year and for most of the time, one day just blurs into another, particularly if you work or study full-time. However there are a few select days of the year that are always worth getting excited about! 5. New Years Day On this day, the slate is wiped clean … Continue reading

Six months on and we have holidays on the brain

Six months on and we have holidays on the brain

Doesn’t time fly when you’re having fun? It’s our 6 month birthday today, and in the time since our launch we’ve published 94 interesting articles (well, some were just fun!), received over 197 thought-provoking comments, and we’ve entertained visitors from 57 different countries.  Hello world! After all this hard work, holidays are at the forefront … Continue reading

Turning 3 (months)

Wow! Who would have thought we’d actually make it to the grand old age of 3 months old?! Today we’re celebrating the quarter year birthday of Laugh Lots, Travel Often. With 55 published articles, 5,529 visitors to the blog and 566 emails exchanged between the three little pigs, we couldn’t be happier. We’ve also noticed … Continue reading