Wednesday, 19 August 2015

50 Facts About Me

Hi everyone! It would appear I forgot to blog for 10 years! I thought to reintroduce myself it might be fun to do a more personal post. I've always avoided doing 50 facts posts because I don't think anyone really cares but then I realised I always read other people's posts like these so why the hell not. I better get started or this will be ridiculously long so here goes...

1. My full (first) name is Annie. I was christened Annie, it's not short for anything. 
2. I have no middle name but I wish I did. 
3. I turn 20 on the 30th of August. 
4. I have a cat called Milo, he's a Norwegian Forest Cat and he was a stray who we took in. 
5. I have one sister called Molly, she is 23 and my best friend (lol gag) 
6. My other best friend is called Emily and we met on the first day of high school and she is my longest serving friend! 
7. I start university in September, I'll be studying Costume Design at Huddersfield. 
8. I took 2 years out after college. In that time I worked at TK Maxx, then Superdrug then TK Maxx again. I hope I never work in retail ever ever again.
9. At college I studied Sociology, Geography and Textiles (and critical thinking but I got an E in that oh well) 
10.I have about 15 GCSE's or something like that. My school made us do that many!
11.I have an incredibly sweet tooth. 
12.I eat a tonne but I am a really picky eater. 
13.I make the world's best cheesecake. 
14.My favourite films are the Lord of the Rings films. 
15.I hate Harry Potter. 
16.I have 7 piercings, 4 in my right ear and 3 in my left ear but I would like to get more. 
17.I have no tattoos and don't intend on getting any. 
18.I am single. 
19.I want to own a miniature dachshund and call it a human name like Steve. 
20.I love period dramas such as Pride and Prejudice (not the film), Sense and Sensibility (anything Jane Austen basically), Jane Eyre, North and South etc etc. 
21.I also love musicals. My favourites are Les Miserables (not the film), Miss Saigon, Phantom of the Opera, Sound of Music, Billy Elliot and Oliver! 
22.My blog name comes from the song 'It's a fine life' from Oliver! 
23.I've been to New York twice. 
24.I've seen Les Mis on Broadway and it was the best night of my life. 
25.I've been to Australia twice where I stroked a koala bear, held a wombat and fed kangaroos. 
26.I lost a stone and a half on Weight Watchers last year. 
27.I am 5ft 1 and a half inches tall. 
28.I've never broken a bone. 
29.I'm left handed. 
30.I'm scared of sharks. 
31.I think that Love Actually is the worst film ever made. 
32.My favourite musician is called David Ford, I've seen him 3 times and met him once. 
33.I am a hopeless romantic. 
34.If I can hear someone eating I have to leave the room. 
35.I sing all the time even though I'm not very good at it. 
36.I used to be obsessed with cricket and Stuart Broad will always be the love of my life. 
37.I love Disney films, my favourites are the Hunchback of Notre Dame, Beauty and the Beast and Tarzan. 
38.I am a feminist. 
39.I used to do gymnastics and trampolining but quit both. If you look hard enough there are photos of me in a leotard on the internet. 
40.I love quiz shows. 
41.I'm a grammar nazi. 
42.I cry at everything. Films, tv, anything. I once snort cried in the theatre and have a picture of myself sobbing at a dog wedding I saw on Say Yes to the Dress. 
43.I don't drink tea or coffee. 
44.I drink way too much Diet Coke/Pepsi 
45.I speak in quotes. My sister and I can barely have a conversation that doesn't involve a quote. Favourites include Friends, Miranda, Pride and Prejudice, Lord of the Rings, The Grinch, I could go on forever. 
46.I love watching tv. My favourite tv programmes include Gogglebox, Would I lie to you?, Friends, The Great British Bake Off, Geordie Shore, Say Yes to the Dress and probably loads I'm forgetting. 47.I've lived in the same house my entire life. 
48.I have brown eyes. 
49.I love talking in different accents. 
aaaaand 50.I hate the minions off Despicable Me. 

 Phew! That was hard. If anyone bothered to read any of those hopefully you don't think I'm too much of a boring individual. Let me know in the comments if you've done a similar post, I'm always up for being nosey! As alway, thanks for stopping by! Lots of love,


  1. I love reading these! x

    1. Thanks! I love reading other people's as well :) x