Top 20 Best Lyrics on Taylor Swift’s “1989″

As most people who know me know…. I am a MASSIVE Taylor Swift fan, and I tend to get very excited when she releases a new album. (Cough, understatement of the year, cough…)

When Red came out in 2012, I compiled a list of my Top 10 Best Lyrics - and after a week of listening to the amazing 1989 I knew it also needed a list… ONLY I COULDN’T PICK A MERE 10 LYRICS, I SIMPLY COULD NOT!!!!

So instead here are my Top 20 lyrics from the amazing new album – but please feel free to add any great lines I missed in the comments as there are many, many more I could have chosen! :D

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20. We’re a crooked love in a straight line down (I Wish You Would)

19. Loose lips sink ships all the damn time… not this time (I Know Places)

18. He’s so tall and handsome as hell, he’s so bad but he does it so well (Wildest Dreams)

17. Life was never worse and never better (Wonderland)

16. In silent screams and wildest dreams, I never dreamed of this (This Love)

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15. Everybody here was someone else before, and you can want who you want, boys and boys and girls and girls (Welcome To New York)

14. Ten months sober, I must admit just because you’re clean don’t mean you don’t miss it (Clean)

13. Got a long list of ex-lovers, they’ll tell you I’m insane… ‘cause you know I love the players and you love the game. (Blank Space)

12. We cry tears of mascara in the bathroom, honey life is just a classroom (New Romantics)

11. The haters gonna hate, hate, hate, hate, hate… Baby I’m just gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake, shake it off, shake it off (Shake It Off)

10. His hands are in my hair, his clothes are in my room and his voice is a familiar sound…. Nothing lasts forever (Wildest Dreams)

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9. Remind her how it used to be with photos in frames of kisses on cheeks (How You Get The Girl)

8. When we decided to move the furniture so we could dance, baby like we stood a chance, two paper airplanes flying… (Out Of The Woods)

7. People like you always want back the love they gave away…. And people like me wanna believe you when you say you’ve changed (All You Had To Do Was Stay)

6. And the butterflies turned to dust, they covered my whole room… so I punched a hole in the roof, let the flood carry away all my pictures of you (Clean)

5. You took a Polaroid of us then discovered, the rest of the word was black and white but we were in screaming colour (Out Of The Woods)

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4. You got that James Dean daydream look in your eye and I got that red lip classic thing that you like (Style)

3. You understand now why they lost their minds and fought the wars (You Are In Love)

2. Band-aids don’t fix bullet holes, you say sorry just for show, if you live like that you live with ghosts (Bad Blood)

1. But you’ll come back each time you leave ‘cause darling I’m a nightmare dressed like a daydream (Blank Space)

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Oh Taylor, we love you!!

Written by Becky – Send her a tweet here: @beckyjerams

Top 10 Fictional Male Characters We Wish Existed In Our Lives

10. Alex Hitchens aka. Hitch from Hitch


Wouldn’t it be great if there was a guy in a bush secretly telling the guy you’re on a date with how NOT to mess it up?
We love that he gives the shy guys confidence and tells the losers to get lost. We all need a Hitch to be our matchmaker!

9. Albus Dumbledore from Harry Potter


Albus Dumbledore taught us so much through the books and films of Harry Potter; but imagine him being your ACTUAL headmaster. The wisdom would just be over flowing. Life problems = solved.

8. Jerry Maguire from Jerry Maguire

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Well done Jerry for figuring out what really matters in life; luuuurve. You had us all at ‘Hello’.
Always ready to applaud a man who values something more than money. Especially when he makes it up to the woman who always knew.

7. Hal from Shallow Hal

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We feel bad for those people too, Hal. Now pass the pizza.

Beauty is skin deep, and Hal knows it… now at least. We can sometimes miss out on great things in life because we don’t like the way they look. Learn to see with your heart, not just your eyes and you’ll be happier for it!

6. Schmidt, Nick & Winston from New Girl

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Could this combo of flat mates be ANY CUTER? Particularly in series one when they stick up for Jess when she goes to get her stuff from her douchebag ex. If you gotta live with a group of boys, these guys aren’t half bad.

5. Lloyd Dobler from Say Anything


Can someone play music outside our window? Just once?

Big, dramatic gestures like this may be a tad over the top. But my god, do we love them! Sometimes, you’ve just gotta go big. And we’re so glad Lloyd did!

4. Ted Mosby from How I Met Your Mother


Ted might be soppy and lovesick but he’s also a great friend and dad and FULL of good advice. He’s also living proof that the only thing that deems your heartfelt gesture creepy or romantic is how attractive the other person finds you.

3. Phil Dunphy from Modern Family


The list of Phil Dunphy quotes is endless. He’s goofy and annoying but the ultimate family man and so full of love! Every family needs a Phil Dunphy.

My favourite Phil Dunphy moment is when he spends the day trying to connect with his middle child, Alex. He takes her to a café called Moonbeams to try the worlds’ greatest milkshake; but everything is going wrong. Alex asks Phil why he’s acting so crazy and he replies that he wants a special bond with her, he wants to be Eugene Cernan…
“Apollo 17 astronaut. Last man on the moon. Coolest dad of all time. When he was leaving the moon, he reached down and wrote his daughter’s initials into the lunar surface. Since there’s no atmosphere…”
As they are leaving, Phil gets out his car and writes AD (Alex Dunphy) on to the big moon logo of the moonbeams café.
Phil may not be the brightest dad in the box of dad crayons. But he sure tries his best and lets his kids know he loves them!

2. Peter Klaven from I Love You, Man


There’s nothing wrong withyour other half being your best friend. Peter Klaven enjoys nights in watching HBO, making lattes complete with chocolate sticks and laughing and joking with his girlfriend. And NOTHING is more appealing than that!

1. Mike from Friends

(OH… also Paul Rudd… how about that.
We love you Paul Rudd!)

He fights for Phoebe, loves her quirks, fits in with the group and offers her a real life family.

Written by Aimee S. – Send her a tweet here: @mai_styles

100 Happy Days – Weeks 14 & 15

Well time sure does fly when you’re having fun… I can’t believe how quickly 100 days have flown by and looking back on all these little moments, they have been pretty darn good!! Here is the end of my week followed by my thoughts about this challenge :)


Day 92

Did someone say karaoke??! #brighton

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Day 93

Breakfast at the Southsea Beach Cafe with Matty and Loubear. What a lovely little cafe!

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Day 94

My lovely ex-neighbour who works for Bose came over for a surprise visit and hooked me up with some new headphones because mine broke!!

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Day 95

Having dinner and a catch up with my cuz :) Followed by Romy and Michelle’s High School Reunion, awesome!!

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Day 96

Sakura with Menz

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Day 97

Just found out that all my gig dreams are set to come true this year. Sara Bareilles, Kacey Musgraves, Christina Perri, Sheryl Crow… and now Ingrid!! So happy!!!!!

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Day 98

Chilling out and working on my writing after an early finish from work. I think I can officially add “aspiring author” to my list of life goals now!

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Day 99

Playing Southsea Show with the lovely Matthew!! :)

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Day 100

It’s the last day of the challenge yay!! Having a fun filled eve watching crap on TV with Loubear, what a perfect end to 100 days of happiness!!

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100 Happy Days – What I Learned

When I started this challenge with Lou all those weeks ago, the website told us it would be a revelation that would leave us feeling totally inspired and full of life lessons/wonderful epiphanies of joy. I don’t know if doing this challenge particularly transformed my life in any way, but I did enjoy it. And I learned the following:

* The things that make me the most happy are music, food and nice people (pretty much in that order)

* Finding happy moments in my day was not particularly difficult for me at all. There were a couple of days where I struggled to find something interesting but for the most part I always had something that brought a little joy to my day. I found the whole thing pretty easy and that fact makes me really appreciate my life!

* Taking photos is a really nice way to keep memories vivid. I never used my Instagram much before this challenge but now I am using it all the time, even though the challenge is over.

* I do a lot of cool things and know a lot of cool people. It was nice to be reminded of that. If a stranger came across my 100 photos I would be pretty proud to share them all.

So overall, I think this challenge has been pretty life-affirming. Right now I am in one of the happiest phases of my life so far and it’s nice to have some visual souvenirs of such a lovely year :) I am also going to purchase a big book of all my photos as a permanent reminder, which is really nice and helps fund charity projects too!

To do the challenge yourself, check out the website:

Let us know how you get on!

Written by Becky – Send her a tweet here: @beckyjerams

100 Happy Days – Week 13

Well it looks like I’m on my own now as Lou has totally abandoned the happy day challenge and descended into an oblivion of misery. I on the other hand have not missed a day yet, so let’s keep the happy coming!!! ;)


Day 85

Hanging out in The Belle Isle with good buds for Jen’s birthday festivities!

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Day 86

Just been to the Southsea Food Festival with these two cheeky boys. Sooo good!! (And we brought back Oreo brownies!)

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Day 87

Catching up with Loubear <3

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Day 88

Coronation chicken for lunch, my new fave!!

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Day 89

Getting tipsy on black grape juice and Malibu after work whilst watching super cheesy K-pop videos

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Day 90

Reading on the beach whilst my crazy boyfriend goes swimming in the sea. So chilled!

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Day 91

Oh God it’s like heaven in a cup. I feel so sick but it was totally worth it.

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100 Happy Days – Week 12

We’re into the 80s now… and Lou seems to have given up without any further explanation. Well I shall persevere on without her in my quest for ongoing happiness!!


Day 78

Watching my cat do yoga.

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Day 79

Treated myself to a new fridge magnet.

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Day 80

Finally home and glad to still be alive after driving to London for the first time ever. Horrific. One particular roundabout of death will haunt my dreams forever. Time for an emergency dead dog sitting pose!

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Day 81

Receiving a lovely text message from Nicole. Almost as wonderful as receiving a text message telling me I’m entitled to 3 grand for that recent car accident I had….

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Day 82

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Day 83

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Day 84

. . . Err Lou, are you there?!


Day 78

BBQ and Pimms with the gorgeous Becki and Matt. Love them so much!!!

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Day 79

Day out at the beach with these lovely people!! And Elliot :)

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Day 80

Early finish from a most pleasant day at work. Now it’s time for a stroll home in the sun listening to Iggy Iggz yo

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Day 81

These beautiful roses from Matty!! Technically this should have been yesterday’s happy day but they are still making me smile today :)

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Day 82

Om nom nommmm

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Day 83

My Mummy shared her sandwhich with me at lunch time because mine had mould on it. These are the perks of working with your Mummy

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Day 84

Getting my song featured on the official MTV Catfish Casting Page has kept me smiling all day long :) Wonder if Nev or Max will finally hear it?!

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100 Happy Days – Week 11

Wow the days are just flying by now, we’re in the home stretch!! Lou has now reappeared with her happy days, who knows if her missing ones will ever turn up, but let’s just pretend she never left us… ;)


Day 71

My new Yoga gear has just arrived!

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Day 72

Birthday doughnuts to mark the end of a great 30th year and to celebrate the beginning of even better 31st year…so many adventures to look forward to this year! Many thanks for all the birthday love, folks!

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Day 73

Time to get into my pyjamas and crack open this birthday bad boy…

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Day 74

Having rice milk for the first time again since my holiday! Cows are now dead to me…

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Day 75

Flights to Israel booked!! Roll on the 5th October!

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Day 76

Amazing birthday presents from my BFF!

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Day 77

Purchasing nibbles for the CIN 2 Singstar Party tonight! 

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Day 71

Reunited with my Lee Lee <3

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Day 72

Kacey Musgraves tonight with Co and co!!

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Day 73

Songwriting with Pete, Chris and Ashley Hicklin, writer of two Belgian Eurovision entries!! Learning a lot and loving this track :)

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Day 74

Morning high fives from Kitty <3

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Day 75

Wearing my lovely new bicycle scarf to work which I got in Landan :)

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Day 76

Catching up with I Wanna Marry Harry with Loubear. We have about five eps to watch and I’m so excited. This Harry lookalike is a right perv too, just look at him…

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Day 77

Making a letter all about Portsmouth for my penpal in Kazakstan <3

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100 Happy Days – Weeks 9 & 10 (Becky’s Weeks)

I have been hanging on to update my Happy Days these past few weeks as Lou has gotten totally out of sync with them since swanning off to Spain for a week of Paradise!!

This is why I am updating my weeks now… WITHOUT HER! But I’m sure she will send me her pics soon for her own update ;) Incidentally it is her birthday today, so HAPPY BIRTHDAY LOU!!!

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(I am starting a day out as I put too many pics up last time, man this maths malarchy is hard….)

Day 58

Cookie Monster Cupcake. Need I say more?

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Day 59

Plotting a new idea on my lunch break whilst eating from my fabulous new lunchbox (courtesy of Chris and Jen)

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Day 60

Reunited with Ellie Wyatt after 6 months for a fabulous songwriting session!

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Day 61

Going to Mum and Dad’s for a pre-birthday dinner and early presents!! Oh yay!!!

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Day 62

IT’S MY BIRTHDAY!!! And I’m having a wonderful day! So many lovely cards and messages, a gorgeous lunch with Matty, shopping until I drop in Guildford… And tonight we are seeing the new Studio Ghibli film at No. 6 Cinema! It’s a perfect day!

(NOTE: we ended up staying in and watching My Neighbour Totoro instead, which was just as fun!!!)

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Day 63

Been wearing my new birthday perfume today and it smells lovely!

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Day 64

A surprise birthday package from my Kazakstan pen friend. Thank you so much Alina, I love it!! <3

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Day 65

Cocktails in the sunshine

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Day 66

Amazing surprise present from Loubear <3 Can’t wait!!!!

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Day 67

I just made pasta bake all by myself, totally unsupervised!! All my friends who know what a terrible cook I am will know this is a big deal!!!

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Day 68

This bad boy just made my walk home oh so sweet

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Day 70

Walking back in the sunshine after a great writing sesh with my friend Ed finishing off our country song yeeehaw

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100 Happy Days – Week 8

We’re over the halfway mark, and this week the sun was out!! Plenty of happy moments to come then :)


Day 50

(Day 50 – halfway through!!) – a very random Saturday night out at a village ‘club’ (yes, it did look and smell like an old people’s home….)

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Day 51


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Day 52

Have just woken up from a 3 hour ‘nap’. FUN FACT: regular napping apparently increases the risk of early death by a third….

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Day 53

Enjoying a Tropical Tina (lime, coconut and butterscotch). Lush!

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Day 54

 Date night with Anne Ward.

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Day 55

Enjoying a lovely afternoon at the beach with these two gorgeous girls and their supermum Becky Stiles (better than a yogurt any day!)

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Day 56

Packing for a week of happy days in Spain!

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Day 57

(Lou is now off on holiday so I expect she will upload her pictures from this point after she has returned!!)


Day 50

Just bought the best thing ever for the garden!!!!!

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Day 51

Come to Mama….

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Day 52

Post-work chocolate Baileys. Scrum.

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Day 53

Finally watching Frozen for the first time! It’s me and Lou <3

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Day 54

Coming home to find this postcard from Loubear <3 <3 <3

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Day 55

One of the ladies in the office gave us all a free Cornetto!! It melted but it was still amazing!

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Day 56

Noodle soup from the Chinese shop, yum.

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Fun in the sun with my lovely buds

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New York Adventures – Part 6

DAY 6 –Sat 26th October

Central Park, The Zoo and….Poor Gus….

So by Day 6, our apartment was an absolute mess. We were literally living in our own filth. There were clothes and food packets scattered everywhere. There was make-up all over the kitchen counter. We hadn’t washed a single item of clothing because the washing machine in the hallway was far too complicated and we were terrified of asking Mr. S. for help after the whole DVD player debacle. But hey, holidays in America aren’t for washing and cleaning! And thus, we left the mess as it was.



The weekend had rolled around so quickly and we decided the best way to spend our Saturday was visiting the world famous Central Park. It was another glorious, blue-skied day and we couldn’t wait to see the zoo and take a carriage ride around the park!

We had already been to the area before as it was the same place the Sex And The City Tour left from, but we hadn’t properly explored it the first time. It really was very cool with horses and carriages clip-clopping all along the road and plenty of pretty greenery everywhere.

We picked a horse and carriage to approach and enquired about their prices, which led to a bit of an argument with the slighty scary Irish carriage driver. In our New York Passes it told us we got a discount on any carriage at Central Park but our driver was adamant that deal hadn’t existed for years. I was very much in an “everyone and everything is trying to con me” kind of mood on this holiday so I dug my heels in and demanded to know why it was advertised in the booklet if it didn’t exist. He told me anyone down the street would tell me the same price so in the end we relented. I felt a little bit guilty because I’m not usually someone who likes to be difficult in these situations and the guy was only doing his job, but with the amount of people trying to screw us over on every corner I just wanted to keep my wits about me! In the end it turned out New York Pass was in the wrong and had outdated instructions for getting the discount in the booklet (we were supposed to go to a certain place I think that wasn’t really advertised). When I wrote to complain to the company they were pretty dismissive and defensive in their response back so as a result I would never particularly recommend getting a New York Pass to anyone!!

Our little dispute aside, our driver turned out to be pretty good and we really enjoyed our ride around the park. Our horse was called Rudy and was super cute! We got go round the whole area (I think the ride lasted about 20 minutes in total) while the driver told us lots of different facts about certain buildings or parts of the park. It was all really cool stuff about famous film scenes and where celebrities live, it was especially cool when we recognised places he pointed out from the television! Here’s some pictures from the ride:









After our ride we went exploring around the park – it honestly is huge! The scenery is really lovely with beautiful patches of green and water.




It’s split into loads of different sections, so it’s sort of like a few different parks in one. We got to see a couple of well-known spots like the bridge which is in Home Alone 2 (Lou made me watch that movie when we got back home, it’s Central Park-tastic!)




Although Central Park was lovely, it wasn’t quite how I had imagined it was going to be. It’s such a famous landmark and I had envisioned it to be some kind of buzzing hive of activity with loads of street performances and cool, interesting people everywhere. In reality it was pretty peaceful and a place for Mums with buggies and old people going off for a ramble. There were a couple of people playing instruments here and there but it was more serene than hip-happening. Not that there is anything wrong with a pretty, peaceful place… of course it was absolutely lovely! I had just hoped for a little more adventure from it!

One of my favourite places in the park was a little area where you could sit outside and play chess with your friends – or strangers! A cool old guy beckoned me and Lou over for a game but we didn’t really have enough time to get into a game. I thought it was such a cool idea though, the stone chess tables were amazing. If I was in New York for a longer stretch of time then I swear I would spend so much of my time there! (We didn’t get any pics unfortunately, but it was so lovely!)

After a while of looking around, we headed into the centre of the park for our next super-fun destination – Central Park Zoo. This is actually the very zoo that the Madagascar films are based on so we were really excited to go round it!


We really loved the zoo, there were so many amazing animals and moments but here are some highlights in bullet point form…

-          Me buying the world’s saltiest pretzel from a food cart as soon as we got there. I started off loving it and about halfway through I thought I was going to black out from the amount of salt I was inhaling. The pretzel was so delicious though so I just started scraping all the salt onto the floor so I could bravely try and finish eating it.



-          SEA LIONS OF JOY!!! We got to see a whole sea-lion show where they did amazing tricks. They are so adorable and kind of dog-like in nature. They even played fetch! I was pretty amazed at how intelligent they were. I was not as amazed with the disembodied droning American voice presenting the show who was listing off endless sea-lion facts in a monotone drawl (and making loads of mistakes in the process.)





-          Me falling off the steps that led to the sea lions and nearly crashing into their tank…

-          The fat penguins who were super cute. We nicknamed one Bobbo because he was too fat to actually get out the water and just bobbed about a lot instead. There was also a really pensive one who was just staring forlornly into the sky as though in some kind of existential crisis.





-          Red Pandas. THE CUTEST THINGS IN THE WORLD!!!


- Monkeys! Lou got some really good photos of these little fellas



-          A really fat sheep at the petting zoo. Lots of these animals were pretty fat actually… Oh and I couldn’t enjoy the petting zoo as much as I wanted to because of all the STUPID CHILDREN around that I had to let go in front of me and stuff. PFFT. As if petting zoos are for kids….

-          A terrifying statue in the middle of the park of a lion mangling a bird. Because what else represents animal-based family fun?

-          Our best memory of the zoo was the fact that loads of the best exhibitions were closed. We always find stuff like this funny because Lou and I are like black clouds of doom that curse everything fun we touch so if we didn’t laugh about them then we would endlessly cry. Snow Leopards were CANCELLED.



But worst of all was that Gus the Polar Bear was, erm,  no longer available…



As we were reading the sign, an American lady walked past with her partner and sighed “Poor Gus” in the most sincere tone you can imagine. I’m not sure why but that just set us off into hysterics and became our favourite quote of the holiday. We then for some reason thought it would be the most hilarious thing ever to change a sign saying “Polar Circle” to “Polar Circle OF DEATH”. I am not sure what to say about this… we were sleep deprived….



Smile Gus….!




I would definitely recommend a trip to the zoo if you are ever in Central Park, it was such great fun and from what I remember the ticket price was pretty reasonable too. After we had seen all the animals we made our way out of the park and over to the main strip of road so Lou could buy some lunch.

This was our perfect excuse to visit The Plaza – the big posh hotel as seen in Home Alone 2. Not only is it a real hotel but there is a big food court inside of it. Here we are stood in the famous foyer…



I was really regretting already having a pretzel by this point because there was soooo much lovely food and drink on offer in the court, it was kind of too much to take in! We had a little mose about and ventured into the English Food shop that sold anything and everything other than any actual English food. Lou got a posh veggie wrap thing and we went outside by the big lovely fountain to eat it. A great idea in theory, until we found ourselves being splashed by freezing cold water every time the wind picked up. HAPPY LUNCHTIME!

After lunch, we did what any self-respecting pair of grown women in their late-twenties would do…  and went back to the giant toy shop! Oh yes, FAO Schwarz was just across the road and we couldn’t resist another little look around. This time we found MUPPETS. Actual MUPPETS.




And I found my MUPPET DOUBLE!!!! I kind of wish I’d bought her now…. (Shame she was so bloody expensive!!)


We also had our fortunes told by ZOLTAR! The actual fortune teller from the Tom Hanks film Big. It is the very same toyshop from the movie and also has the giant piano from that very famous scene (which we saw but didn’t go on because too many kids were on it haha).



There were a few other shops and things around the area so after spending far too long in the toyshop for a second time we had a little mooch around. There was an authentic “Sample Sale” outlet down the street (which I always think of being a totes American thing) but it was all real fur coats and accessories so to be honest it was a bit scary. Why would anyone pay ridiculous amounts of dollars to hang a dead animal around their necks, especially animals that may be endangered (from what I remember it wasn’t just rabbit fur or anything).Gross.

We tried our best to nonchalantly edge our way out of the scary fur place, then we went to another iconic New York landmark… Tiffany’s!



Sadly it was too late for breakfast there (hahaha … ahem…) but we did have a look at all the floors of shiny expensive things. There were lots of nice things to see, and plenty of posh ladies behind cabinet counters looking us up and down and knowing in one eye-scan that we were tourists and not buyers.  It was all rather intimidating and it seemed like the sort of place I shouldn’t stay in long in case I broke something.

We had to go to the engagement ring floor to see all the sparkly rings that probably cost as much as a small house. It was really funny because the room was full of gorgeous, scowling ladies who were picking out rings with their partners (most of whom were much older and looked thoroughly bored to be there). It was hard to believe this was supposed to be such a happy moment for these couples, I think for many of them it was like a business transaction. I always read trashy novels about people like that but I never realised they actually existed!

In the late afternoon we were going to go to the little independent French Cinema in the area (the same one Carrie goes to in Sex And The City) – but the film we had seen advertised when we were there a few days before had changed to something we didn’t fancy at all. This gave us a good excuse to go back to Harlem early and have a relaxing evening doing nothing much. I think we probably needed it after how busy our week had been so far.

We went to our favourite local deli for dinner and had the most delicious take-away Ravioli ever. We even got free cheesecake slices because we had to wait a long time. They were really nice there, it seemed so stressful with a lot of moany/crazy people coming in and giving them grief… but they rewarded their patient customers!

I think we must have got an early night by this point… I think we were going to bed by 8pm, we just couldn’t get into New York time at all! But it meant we were up bright and early for another day of fun.

Additonal Notes Worth Mentioning:

-          “I could swim… IF I WANTED TO!!!” (Us imitating Bobbo The Penguin)

-          Getting lost on the way down at Tiffany’s despite there only being a few floors… I think we had to ask someone for help actually…

-          Me buying a $5 pack of gummy sweets from a teenager in the park who told me it was to help his basketball team buy uniforms and reach the finals of some big game.
Lou – “I think you just got conned….”
Me – “Well, it was a really elaborate story. He put in a lot of effort so I think he earned it!”

-          (Fining out the film had changed at the Paris Cinema)
Lou – “It might be good?”
Lou – “Yeah… Maybe not…”

- This picture:


- And also… this picture:


- And while we’re at it…. THIS PICTURE!!!


-          Lou climbing over my toilet stall at the zoo to take a picture of me BECAUSE THAT’S MATURE RIGHT??


-          And on the subject of maturity… This may or may not have been our handiwork at the toyshop…. *innocent whistling*


NEXT TIME…. Little Miss Sunshine, Thrift Shopping and Guy Spotting

Written by Becky – Send her a tweet here: @beckyjerams

100 Happy Days – Week 7

WE ARE NEARLY HALFWAY THROUGH!!! This is exciting news, but there are still so many more happy days to come! This week features an awful lot of ice cream….


Day 43

Having one of those ‘is this my life?’ days….hopefully a whole tub of half-price Ben and Jerry’s will lift my spirits (whilst adding to my backfat)

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Day 44

This is my life right now! Good, innit?

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Day 45

Have just worked my last Monday until 7th July! Just four more days of pre-leave hell to get through now…..

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Day 46

Spending the evening doing case summaries and chronologies before I go on leave….DID I MENTION THAT I AM GOING ON LEAVE?!

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Day 47

A day full of highs and lows but treating myself to a Twister ice lolly after work was a moment of sheer joy…

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Day 48

There will be no happy picture today….the World Cup is already ruining my life….

Day 49

NO MORE WORK FOR TWO WEEKS!! My bitter work colleagues scoffed a load of ice creams in the office today and didn’t even offer me one….nevermind, bought a whole box of my own to devour tonight!

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Day 43

Pandy Love <3

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Day 44

Pac-Man Battle Royale with Denzy and Matty. My fave arcade game!!

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Day 45

Recording session vocals for a J-Pop song. It’s so awesome getting paid work doing what you love… And even better, Chris Wortley bought be a dessert for break time!

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Day 46

Today I discovered that two of my fave songwriters Colbie Caillat and Meiko have randomly released new music. Download time!!

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Day 47

Hanging out with Denzy and Leo en route to see Danica’s art exhibition. Good times <3

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Day 48

Lunchtime in the sunshine! Whilst reading a nice email that had cheered me up no end!

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Day 49

Getting to play all the students computer games made in a week at work today. Was a nice little way to break up the day and the games were so fun and creative!

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Written by Becky – Send her a tweet here: @beckyjerams