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Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness.

Happy Monday lovelies. I hope you have all had a lovely weekend? I am worn out from the school holidays already and it is only day two!!

We have already had a few fun days out, more on them when I catch up.

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness:

I am so pleased you have stopped by to join us for this week’s Creative Mondays Blog Hop. You can find all of the last week’s blog posts here: 9 Recipe Ideas For Fresh Spinach Day #CreativeMondaysLinkUp

Last Saturday my Daughter and I went to Skegness for the day. You can see some more pictures here {Fish Chips And Donkey Ridez A Stick Of Rock With My Name Inside}.

It was a lot of travelling for one day. [Around six hours travelling] for around 6 hours of fun at Skegness so it did even things out a little.

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness

We did get to the train station a little late and everyone had got their seats by the time we arrived.

One dog gave it’s seat up for my Daughter but another dog would not give it seat up for me! Yep, I really do mean dogs!! When did this become a thing?

So I had to stand up an hour before someone left the train. Not a good start to the day but it did get better from then on.

It was funny when the ticket man managed to get round to check tickets, he told the woman to move her dog as she was being really rude as a few people still needed seats.

The woman with the dog was so mad and even ignored him the first time but he did get her to move the dog. I was secretly laughing inside.

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness

I wore my lace dress, kimono and because you can never be sure how hot it is going to be on the coasts.

Whoops, I did slip up a little as it was red hot.

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness

What are the chances of going to surprise my Mum and Dad at their holiday caravan and bumping into my Mum just after we left the train!

All the people in all of Skegness and we bumped into my Mum!

It was such fun, surprising her though.

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness

One thing for sure after all the travelling, I did sleep well when I got home!

I was worn out.

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness

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What I Wore: 

Sunglasses: Primark

Kimono: Primark Also Worn Here: Day Out In Leicester: What I Wore: Train Curtains?

Dress: George At Asda

Sandals: c/o Strive Footwear

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness

Grab a drink and link up your creative/crafty/stylish posts and have fun finding amazing, inspiring and creative posts at this week’s party.

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness:

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness
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This week’s featured blog posts from last week’s link up are:

Shauna from Lipgloss and Lace always wears the most beautiful clothes, her photos are taking in amazing locations and the photos she has taken for her are always stunning.

How beautiful is this outfit here!!

You can find Shauna at Lipgloss and Lace and here is this post link: The Right Stripe.

How amazing is her dress 🙂

I have a sweet tooth and could eat a slice of this peanut butter ice cream cake at any time of the day!

This yummy cake is made by Erin over at Delightful E Made and looks so delicious.

You can find Erin’s post here: Peanut Butter Brownie Ice Cream Cake.

My Daughter and I are loving jumpsuits at the minute and I know we would both be fighting over Andrea’s jumpsuit here as we both love turquoise and floral patterns.

Andrea blog’s over at Living On Cloud Nine and you can find her post here: Fauna Fabulous And Freestyle Summer Style Link-Up.

These Prickly Pear Cactus Coasters from Alexandra over at EyeLoveKnots are adorable. I wish I could crochet!

What has got you all creative this week?

Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness
Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness

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Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness #CreativeMondaysLinkUp:

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Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness

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How To Use Jerte Picota Cherries At A Garden Party:

Just one more day until my children break up from school for the Summer holidays. I cannot wait. Days out here, holidays there.

Not to mention picnics, BBQs and lots of fun in the garden. The diet can be put on hold! The Summer holidays are here.

Are you planning any garden parties this year? BBQ’s or simply eating outside when its warm, alfresco style? How To Use Jerte Picota Cherries At A Garden Party.

Robin Hood-Themed Art Trail #WednesdayLinkUp:

Thanks so much for joining us today for The Wordless or not so Wordless Wednesday Link Up!

What photos have you been taking this week? Do you want to share some here with us today?

Apparently, there is a Robin Hood-themed art trail going on around Nottingham.

My Daughter and I spotted a few the other day and now I need to find out more about them over the school holidays. Robin Hood-Themed Art Trail #WednesdayLinkUp.

Overnight Oats With Picota Cherry Fruit Compote:

Over the last few weeks, I have teamed up with Jerte Picota Cherries to share a variety of recipes using their scrumptious cherries. Overnight Oats With Picota Cherry Fruit Compote.

3 Apple Pie Recipes: Just Like Grandma Used To Make.

Thanks for stopping by Creative Mondays. Hope to see you on Wednesday or Friday for our next blog hops.

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42 comments so far.

42 responses to “Outfit Of The Day And A Trip To Skegness”

  1. Am I hearing right? You had to stand instead of a dog? That’s disgraceful! Shame on the owner! xx

  2. Carol says:

    Blue is a great color for you. Thanks for the party!

  3. Andrea says:

    Thank you so much for the jumpsuit feature. You look lovely in that sweet blue dress!

  4. Maureen says:

    That’s terrible! I am glad the ticket conductor got it all straightened away though. Your lace dress and kimono are both very pretty! It’s a nice outfit for a day of traveling. And what a small world to run in to your Mom at the station!

    Maureen | http://www.littlemisscasual.com

  5. shelbeeontheedge1 says:

    Claire, I love your dress and kimono! So pretty! And I also get over the fact that the lady wouldn’t move her dog for a person to have a seat! Wowsers! But it did make for a good story! And how funny that you bumped into your mum trying to surprise her!


  6. Such a great outfit for a fun outing.

  7. mummabstylish says:

    A dog on the seat!! That’s outrageous – you should complain! On a positive note I love your dress – I’d love this kind of dress it’s so pretty and feminine. Thanks for hosting. Jacqui Mummabstylish

    • Claire says:

      Thanks Jacqui. You know when your hot and bothered and really can not be doing with an argument as you know that is the reply you would get back? That, ha 🙂

  8. eyeloveknots says:

    Honored to be featured. Thanks soooo much! Enjoy your week!


  9. Thanks so much for visiting, Claire and thanks for hosting each week!!

  10. Nancy says:

    Thanks for hosting ave have a great, warm, week!

  11. Shauna says:

    Your words were too kind! Thank you so much for the feature! XO



  12. stinedurfdl says:

    That dress though…LOVE! And are you kidding me?? I would make my human child move to give their seat to an adult…

    • Claire says:

      Thanks Debbie, yes I would too come to think of it. I have taken Mollie before on the train but would not even think of letting her on the seats. (She loves it under the table as she can eat all the left over crisps, ha!)

  13. what a beautiful pot, it almost makes up for the rudeness of people. Why ever would a person think its OK for a person to stand. Bloody hell our society has become a mess hasn’t it.

  14. Jess says:

    Where are people’s manners? So you said dogs on a train? Love your pretty summery dress and those sandals look cushiony and cute! Love the cherry compote recipe, i might have to try .. so many mouth watering sweets!
    Have a great week!
    jess xx

  15. legalleeblondeblog says:

    Can I get one of each of those delicious looking drinks please?!?!
    Lee | LegalLee Blonde

  16. Heather says:

    I love your dress and kimono combo. That’s funny about running into your mom! Great features this week. That cake sounds amazing!

  17. What wonderful place. Thanks for hosting and I hope that you have a wonderful Monday.

  18. rawsonjl says:

    How fun to run into your mom on the way to surprise her! I do agree that people are getting a bit crazy about treating their pets like humans; I can see letting them sit on a seat if the train was empty but really?? not moving them for people?! That’s nuts.

  19. Ruth says:

    Lovely dress

  20. Kezzie says:

    That is a super outfit! I really like it. How nice to visit such a pretty place like Skegness!

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