What I Got For Christmas 2014


♥ The Wonder Perfect Mascara by Clarins (Love this mascara) ♥

♥ Eyebrow pencil from MAC ♥

♥ Touch Of Pink perfume by Lacoste (My absolute favorite perfume) ♥

♥  Garnier BB Cream ♥

♥ Shower gel, body lotion, day and night cream ♥

‘One Direction Where We Are Live from San Siro’ DVD ♥

♥ One Direction ‘Who We Are’ autobiography ♥

♥ Four necklaces ♥

♥ Two Christmas ornaments ♥

♥ Two gift certificates to H&M ♥

♥ Beats by dr. Dre (THANK YOU MOM AND DAD!) ♥

♥ Two Naked Palettes 1 (I am in love with it omg) ♥

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This year I got everything I wished for which makes me a very happy girl! I’ve been eye bawling the Naked Palette 1 for sooooo long and the fact I got two and can exchange one of them to maybe no 2 or 3 is AWESOME. The beats are by far my favorite present as I listen to music every single day. The days I happen to leave my apartment without my headphones are the days I feel like crawling into fetus position and cry. Not even joking.

What did you guys get for Christmas? 

Hope you all have had a lovely Christmas with your loved ones and enjoyed every bit of it!

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Hallelujah Finals Are Done

Never in my life have I been looking forward to Christmas
break more than I have this year.

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Hi peeps x

This was my first semester in university and oh my god it’s been long and yet it has gone by so fast. About a month ago I had two written exams in the courses I finished this semester and this week I found out I passed them both! *insert happy dance*. Didn’t get much critique which I am very excited about. I was so nervous about them as they where my first finals and just the first time in general I had to hand in an essay at uni. I am proud of myself and my friends I gotta admit.

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After the individual exams we had our semester project to finish. We were a group of 7 people who wrote about self presentation through social media which has been so incredibly fascinating and interesting to write about. I have a huge passion for social media so this was a match made in heaven for me. Yesterday we met up at 9 am and as the day progressed our sanity and concentration just went down hill. There was a lot of laughs, lot of rambles, few arguments about whether or not to use colons and of course the mandatory group selfie.

It could go from ‘YEEEESS WUUHUU’ to ‘omg this is never ending’ in 0,2 seconds but at midnight it was just pure happiness overload. 100 pages were submitted and we. were. done.

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Now it is time to one thing and one thing only.. CHRISTMAS BREAK!
Happy days. Hallelujah for that.

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Throwback Thursday: Travel Edition

If there is one thing in the world I LOVE to do it is to travel the world. I am very fortunate to have been to some amazing countries and seen some pretty amazing things. Feeling a bit wanderlust at the moment so I decided to look through some of my holiday pictures and since it’s Throwback Thursday, why not share them with you guys?


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The time in Thailand where I thought a baby elephant was going to kill me (2013)

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The time in Japan where I stayed with a family that couldn’t speak English whatsoever
and thought we had polar bears in the streets of Denmark (2008)

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The time in Amsterdam I looked at flowers for hours (see what I did there?) (2011)

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The time in Canada where we competed in the World Championships and won gold and silver (2012)

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The time in Portugal where we went fishing and I discovered fish are disgusting (2012)

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The time I went to Paris and saw one of the most beautiful views I’ve ever seen (2014) 

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The time in the Maldives I flew over all the islands in a water plane (2014)


I have loads of pictures to share so if you like these throwback posts
let me know in the comments so I can do more of them xx

What’s your favorite country you’ve visited?

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H&M Haul: Trying Something New

BEHOLD! My very first haul is here!

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The mandatory fitting room selfie!

If you’ve followed me for a while you will probably know I’m not the biggest fashion freak out there. I just throw on something I feel comfortable in and I feel good about which usually is jeans or leggins paired up with a comfy shirt or jumper. I am 100 % not the only person out there struggling with confidence issues but as I got the possibility to do a little hail in H&M for very little money I decided to try something new.

I am very happy with what I ended up with but let me know in the comments what you think xx

Hauls shopping h&mI really like the flannel trend going on at the moment and I thought now was the time to get one for myself! So I got one in red/black and white/dark grey patterns.

I also bought a see through shirt with outlined white dots. I’ve wanted shirts like that for a long a time but I just never thought they would suit my body shape. Turns out they do and a HUGE victory for me is that I got it two sizes smaller than what I originally thought I needed so that’s a win!

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Blazers can make a casual outfit a lot more classy and sophisticated and since I have 437 black ones in my closet I thought it was about time I got a colored one! So now I have 437 black ones and one in a pink/beige kinda color. Felt quite adventurous.

Second one is a see through black shirt with gold buttons. Just really simple and classy.

The last top I actually didn’t get as I wasn’t sure how it suited me. However I am thinking about going down town tomorrow and get it anyways. Still not sure if I like it or not – what do you think?

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The Jolly Blogger Award: The Christmas Tag

I was tagged by the lovely Danielle from Underland To Wonderland to do

the Jolly Blogger Award aka The Christmas Tag.

Enjoy! x


1. Do you open your gifts on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day?

In Denmark we always open them on Christmas Eve.

2. Favorite Christmas Song?

It’s hard to pick a favorite.. Some of my favorites are Danish but I would say my top 5 English songs are (soz couldn’t pick one!)

♥ Do They Know It’s Christmas (Band Aid 30)

♥ Last Christmas (Wham)

♥ All I Want For Christmas Is You (Mariah Carey)

♥ My Only Wish (Britney Spears)

♥ Merry Christmas Everyone (Shakin’ Stevens)

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3. Favorite Christmas/holiday Movie?
Jack Frost is definitely one of my absolute favorites. It’s cute, funny and just a really lovely family movie.

4. Favorite Christmas decoration?

My mom is the ultimate Christmas decorations hoarder I swear to God so she still has a lot of the stuff from when I was a kid. They may not all be the prettiest but it’s not Christmas if they aren’t there x
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5. Favorite Christmas Food?

Everything editable.
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6. Favorite Holiday/winter drink?

Cold cocoa. I don’t like hot drinks (I know I’m weird but what can ya do)
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7. Snow or no snow?

Snow on December 23rd-26th and then BOOM no snow. Naaaat a fan.
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8. Do you send out cards or no cards?

No cards cause I always seem to forget it but I do make sure everyone I care about gets at least a text!

9. Do you secretly still believe in Santa Clause?

The only time I’ve truly believed in Santa Clause was when I was about 5 or 6 and celebrated Christmas at home with my mom, grandparents and my uncle, aunt and little cousin who’s 3 years younger than me. I remember that “Santa” came into the living room with a big bag of presents for me and Rasmus and I just looked around the room trying to figure out who had dressed up but when I couldn’t figure out who was missing so I was convinced it actually was Santa! Oh how naive I was 😀
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10. Your favorite winter clothing item?

A big comfy sweater and soft leggins or sweats! I basically live in them when I’m not out and about.
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11. One beauty product that you cannot be without this winter?

Errr…. This makes me sound so superficial but I can’t live without ANY of my beauty stuff. Mascara, bronzer, lip balm you name it I need it. I look like a bloody Yeti without it.
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12. Best Christmas memory?

One of my favorites memories is actually one I can’t remember but I’ve been told. In my family we’ve always had this tradition that me, my parents and my grandparents would go out together and get our Christmas trees. When I was little we went out to this Christmas tree plantation and my granddad just fell one tree after the other instead of just finding the perfect one and felling that one. Don’t know why but it’s just so typical him (well was) and it just makes me smile every time I think about it.


Now it’s your turn – what’s your favorite thing about Christmas?

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I tag everyone who would like to do it!

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The Story About Lacey

I want to tell you a story about someone who meant the world to me. Her name was Lacey. 

Lacey came into my life when I was 8 years old. She was a surprise from my parents and I had no idea until I turned a corner and got jumped by half a dozen of amazing little fluffy black and white puppies. My parents asked me ‘do you want to take one home with us?’. Of course I did and that’s how this little bundle of joy entered our lives.

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I remember the day we brought her home and my mom carried her up the stairs to our apartment. When she placed her on the floor she kinda just splat out with all four legs in each direction and just laid there staring at us. She didn’t move for like 20 minutes. She eventually got braver and started following us around. Whenever she got scared or nervous she would run under the sofa and just stay there until it was safe to come out. That ended the day she smashed her tiny head in the back of the sofa because she had gotten to big. I laughed.. a lot.

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My mom came up with the name Lacey (= lazy) as we were told by the lady who owned the mother that she once felt asleep in her bowl. We should have called her Speedy or something cause she was anything but lazy. The first year or so she pretty much terrorized our apartment. She ate everything: the mail, shoes, carpets and even the wallpaper. But she was amazing.

As she grew older her personality did too. There was just something about you couldn’t explain. She was a very loud dog in terms of “talking”. She had a specific sound for everything so we always knew what she wanted. For some reason she loved digging and she could just stand and stare at the ground for minutes and when she got too impatient she would just look up at you like ‘hey c’mon dude I’m waiting over here!’. By the words ‘go get it’ she would just start digging and kinda jumping on the ground whilst howling. Such a weirdo but she loved it.

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Every morning my mom would call her and just say ‘do you wanna go wake Tess up?’ and she would just bash my door open with her head to go sit by my side and just talk until I turned over and gave her a cuddle. That’s probably one of my best memories with her. It made everyday a bit better knowing she had put a smile on my face from the minute I woke up.

She was my best friend and my partner in crime. Whenever I felt sad and didn’t feel like anyone understood me she was there. No matter what I did, what I said or even how many times I didn’t felt like playing with her or taking her for a walk she still loved me unconditionally. That’s the amazing thing about dogs. They will love you no matter what. If you give them your heart they will give you theirs.

In 2013 she was an old lady. She couldn’t see that well, had diabetes and you could tell her body wasn’t what it used to be. However whenever she was out on the field it was like she hadn’t aged a day. She was her happy self until the very end. The day where we had to say goodbye was one of the worst days of my life. We had to say goodbye to a big part of our family and I had to say goodbye to my best friend. I talked to her saying I love you over and over whilst stroking her head until she closed her eyes. I will never forget that moment.

I will always love her and I miss her every single day.

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This post is for you to know that someone this amazing has been in this world. It’s a post for me to remember her by and a post to make sure she will never ever be forgotten.

Thank you for reading xx

Lots of love

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Do you have a pet? Tell me about them! They are amazing aren’t they? x