Tag Archives: tilt

Things I Love Thursday

27 Jun

  • Exams being OVER. That was one horrible exam session. Not the worst ever, but the toll on my body and mental health was definitely the Worst Ever.
  • Names which have two capital letters in it. Sorry, inside joke. Hilarious inside joke. <3
  • Reading a novel, mmm.
  • Catching two buses in one day and not having to wait for more than a minute and not dying of heat. (And not having to drive/look for parking/walk a mile!)
  • One of the best hot dogs ever
  • My best friend, Annie, who is the best
  • My other best friend, Anna, who is equally amazing
  • Success and teamwork and completion
  • Indian food and a glass of wine at the perfect moment
  • Getting a discount for my boyfriend
  • Glorious swims
  • Octopus (to eat!)
  • A wine + cheese evening with my wonderful boyfriend. SO GOOD.
  • Plans and efficiency
  • Almond flakes on top of a nutella pancake <3

Things I Love Thursday

20 Jun

THE TILT IS BACK. I can barely believe that it’s a week since The Exam of Horror and Doom. But it is. And I’ve been swimming every day since, and working hard at other things (including some studying for my next and final exam…)

  • Swimming!
  • Surviving Criminal Procedure
  • Delicious food with a dear old friend
  • New notebooks
  • My phone
  • Finishing Maltese proofread exams
  • More proofreading of awesome theses
  • A really wonderful celebration with one of my best friends with pink cava and delicious nibbles and so much conversation (and swimming, too!)
  • A birthday lunch of fun and giggles
  • Boyfriend support
  • Summer starting properly
  • Lots of eating out
  • Wrapping presents and creating a Hamper of Awesome
  • Happy bonding

Things I Love Thursday

6 Jun

  • Fresh chocolate croissants (delivered to your door by an awesome boyfriend)
  • The ability to say “screw it” and nap for a couple of hours
  • An evening with some of Dave’s super-fun cousins
  • Waffles with The Best Jam
  • Cooking! (roasted asparagus + cashew nuts, and this pasta salad)
  • Evenings with wine and the absolute loveliest friends
  • Going to a stand-up comedy night (which is something that I generally despise but there were glimmers of entertainment, and I had tonnes of fun with my friends, which was fantastic)
  • Booking a weekend of fun for the first week in July – cannot wait – all I’m living for
  • Seeing my proofreading clients hand in their theses – it’s like I‘ve also given in that thesis!
  • Swimming in the glorious sea (and doing a bit of snorkelling)
  • Going into a WWII bomb shelter
  • Visiting two market/open day type things
  • Doing a Maltese exam and getting it over with
  • Twitter
  • Making a little vow to read all the A Song of Ice and Fire books before Season 4 of Game of Thrones.
  • Knowing that this time next week I’ll be rid of Maltese Criminal Law of Procedure and Evidence, ugh.
  • Lovely friendships

Things I Love Thursday

23 May

  • Lots of time spent with my number one person: Dave
  • The Eurovision (semi-final and the final): so much fun
  • Junk food in front of the TV
  • Walks
  • A hearty meal in a fishing village
  • Slow but sure productivity
  • Finishing a few jobs
  • Proofreading, so much proofreading
  • Meeting my best friends at the airport
  • Sweet treats
  • Great emails
  • A fantastic burger

Things I Love Thursday

16 May

  • Getting down to it
  • A very patient, lovely boyfriend
  • Fresh ġbejniet
  • Vit C + Zinc chewable tablets
  • The Apprentice UK (even though this season’s people don’t seem like the brightest bunch)
  • Help
  • Emails that save the day
  • Good relationships
  • An amazing bachelorette party (paintball! ALL THE SUSHI! drinkies!)
  • Have I mentioned my boyfriend? Because he’s pretty amazing.
  • Lots of theatre
  • Being a proofreading NINJA
  • The drowsy side-effect of cold + flu tablets
  • Feeling super excited about giving up on studying for a few hours tonight and watching the Eurovision Song Contest semi-final

Things I Love Thursday

9 May

  • Scandal – the latest TV show I’m addicted to
  • Cake and scones with my awesome best friend
  • Greek food
  • Red wine
  • Making an amazing quiche
  • Sparkling wine
  • Hilarious stories
  • Revelations
  • Pastizzi with friends
  • Boyfriend time of awesome
  • Hair in the wind
  • A friend launching his first book
  • A lovely person
  • Productivity (on one day last week…)
  • TriPeaks (a Solitaire game of addictiveness)

Things I Love Thursday

2 May

  • St Paul’s Bay
  • Fomm ir-Riħ
  • Helpful people who work in Customer Care
  • Percussion!
  • Surprising escapes
  • Dancing
  • Massive cruise ships
  • Beautifully delicious red wine
  • Energy
  • Compiling my April Favourites post
  • Undiscovered bits of Malta
  • Volunteering
  • Time spent with my two best friends who are awesome
  • Taking part in a play reading at the Manoel! <3
  • Relaxation
  • Walks with my boyfriend
  • Fresh juice
  • Strawberry and basil smoothies! MY NEW FAVOURITE THING. (At the Uni Students’ House Health Shop! Expensive but delicious.)
  • Finding a parking space which isn’t restricted by time (i.e. not one of the ones where you need to leave a little clock on your dashboard)
  • Proofreading success
  • Hope…