October Monthly Favourites and Overview

October Monthly Favourites and Overview

Hi Everyone, and welcome to my Monthly Favourites for October. Who would guess that we are already less than 2 months away from Christmas? October has surprisingly been a busy month. Here are just a few things which has been happening:

  • I reached my goal of 650 followers on Instagram. Thank you to everyone who has followed me. If you follow me, I will follow back.
  • Got thinking about Christmas presents.
  • Saw The Lion King in London’s West End and it was amazing! The full review is on my blog.
  • I have fallen in love with all the Autumn colours with the leaves on the floor. Autumn has inspired my Autumn Ready Lips.
  • I visited London for a London Theatre weekend.
  • Had a day trip to Liverpool again for the second time this year. I did a blogpost all about Liverpool from when I visited in back April.
  • Had a nice day out at the RAF Cosford Museum.

October Monthly Favourites

Film – The Lion King

Before I went to see the Theatre show of The Lion King, I had never seen the film version. After watching the Theatre show, I wanted to see the film so I could compare the two. The film is so heartwarming and beautiful and the songs are just amazing. I loved it as much as the Theatre show. I’d go as far as to say the theatre show was a bit better though. I am looking forward to the Live Action version which they are currently working on.

TV Show – The Apprentice & Gilmore Girls

The Apprentice I love The Apprentice and this year is no different. I love to see the journey in which they are all on and see how they develop into being Lord Sugar’s business partner. This year though, I do think they are exceptionally feisty as they seem to be fighting with each other quite a bit. I do enjoy the show though, and it is a good substitute for GBBO.

Gilmore Girls I was convinced to watch The Gilmore Girls over and over again, so one night while flicking through Netflix, I decided it was time to tackle the 7 Seasons head on ready for the Year in the Life special which is coming in November 2016. I fell in love with Lorelei, Rory and everyone in the show instantly and I am now on Season 3. It has around 20+ episodes per season and they do last about 40 minutes each, but I am completely addicted to this show and cramming in shows or even 5/10 minutes of a show where I can.

Music – Shout Out To My Ex – Little Mix

Who doesn’t love a little Little Mix? I just find there songs so catchy and up lifting.


Musical Soundtrack – The Lion King

This is no shock really, is it? I loved The Lion King and the music soundtrack is amazing!


Beauty – Clinique: High Impact Mascara

I have loved this mascara for months and months now, but this month I really relied on it. I love the way my lashes feel afterwards, and I am now due for a re-purchase as it is running out after using it for 5 months.

Shopping – Boots

On the run up to Christmas now, Boots have all there 3-for-2 range out and I am loving having a browse around to get some good Christmas inspiration.

Place To Be – Liverpool & London

Liverpool 6 months ago, my mum and I headed to Liverpool for a bit of sightseeing and shopping. We decided to go back to Liverpool for a day trip out as we loved the City so much and wanted to have a relaxing girly day. London If you’ve read my blog before, you will know that London is my favourite place in the world. I love the buzz of London and also love the theatre, so a weekend in London is perfect for me. I have done 2 blogposts already about free and cheap things to do in London and also unique places for food and drink in London.

Clothing – Barbour Boots

As we are now firmly into Autumn, my last year boots purchase are heavily getting their usage once again. Barbour is an expensive brand, but I believe their boots are worth it. They are leather and very sturdy, water resistant and comfy. The exact boots that I have can be found on the Barbour website.


Autumn is here 🍂 Love my @barbour boots in this weather 🍂

A photo posted by Steph’s World (@stephsworld_x) on

Blogposts in October

Beauty – Clinique: Superbalanced Silk Foundation Review

Beauty – Mac Autumn Ready Lips

Beauty – Clinique: High Impact Mascara Review

Theatre – The Lion King – London West End Review

Lifestyle – 10 Thoughts we all have when the Clocks Change (Moving to GMT)

Monthly Favourites – October Monthly Favourites

What did you do in October?

What did you get up to in October? Did you do anything fun? Do you suggest for me to go anywhere and do a blogpost on it? Please Let me know in the comments below or on Twitter or Instagram.


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