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Hello October

"Where has this year gone?" - Something I think we all say at the beginning or end of each season, maybe because we are too busy just living life and enjoying every day, or it could be that maybe we feel we have wasted the time that has already passed, and then there's the good chance that its a mix of the two.

I thought it would be a nice start to the new month if I had a little reflection on some things I enjoyed about September. I'll start off with work! Because September has 5 Fridays that means that I got two wages! (still broke tho). I also have something new coming up with work too, I'm not exactly sure what that something is yet but I will hopefully find out what I'll be up to in the next couple of weeks and I'm excited for a little change.

A couple of weeks ago I had a rare Monday where I was off work, Ruairi was off work and Sophia had a day off nursery, the weather was really pretty and I wanted to get some energy out of her so we went out for some shopping as I needed some make up (I'm pretty sure this day was the day I wrote my last post). After some makeup shopping we jumped in the car and I was too busy doing things on my phone that I didn't see that Ru was taking us to the beach! After a pretty rough few days beforehand with my head and feeling down I think that the trip to Cramond was definitely what I needed. It probably sounds very daft but I am someone who is TERRIFIED of water/going on boats etc.. But there is nothing in this world that is more relaxing to me than being beside the water, watching the waves and listening to everything around me. We went for a long walk along the beach and Sophia ran alongside us going crazy because of all the dogs she could see (same).

Yesterday Ruairi and I decided to finally get to the cinema after work for an early-ish viewing of 'The Kingsman 2: The Golden Circle' which was honestly such a brilliant movie! I can't really give any professional movie review but I would recommend to any one who enjoyed the first one! Anyway lets see what the rest of the year brings and hopefully the next time we ask "where has the time gone" it will be because we've been too busy enjoying it.

As always thank you for reading! Have an amazing week.

Ashley x

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