Saturday, 31 December 2011


Hello my lovelies! I can't believe it's NYE already, as if we're this close to 2012! What are all of you getting up to tonight? I've got a couple of parties lined up and i plan to get rather drunk! I've also been thinking about my new years resolutions and if it's anything like every other year they will all be broken by the 3rd, but pah i'll give them a go!

1. Lose weight and keep it off
2. Quit smoking or atleast cut down alot
3. Start saving some money
4. Find my own place
5. Start a family
6. Make my blog fantastico :)
7. Have fun and be happy!

New Years Eve NOTD

New Years Eve FOTD/EOTD

My picks of 2011
'My picks of the week' is going to become a regular feature on my blog, so i decided to start it off with my picks of the year :)
Hair - Schwarzkopf Gliss Hair Repair Shine Tonic
Beauty - HD Brows
Fashion - Grandad Cardigans
Shop - Asda Living
Movie - Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 1
TV Show - The Only Way Is Essex
Book - 3,096 Days by Natascha Kampusch
Magazine - More!
Music - Adele
Website - Facebook
Blog - Tinks Tales

Hope you all have a fab night whatever you get up to

Check back next year for brand new weekly features, my 200 follower giveaway (when i get there) & lots more!

Happy new year!!!!!!!

Friday, 30 December 2011

My 3rd Blog Award!! xx

I am so happy that kelly from beauty obsessed gave me the kreativ blogger award :) This is my 3rd award and i just can't believe it!

Here are the rules you have to follow when receiving this award:
  1. Link back to the person who gave you this award
  2. Complete the form below
  3. Award 10 other blogs and let them know in a comment or email
  4. Share 7 random thoughts about yourself


1. Name your favourite song:
At the moment i love 'got to love you' by sean paul ♥

2. Name your favourite dessert:
Jam roly poly & custard in this weather!

3. What ticks me off:
People that use words incorrectly, people that constantly palm thier kids off on other people & lateness.

4. When i'm upset I:
Cry & eat chocolate with my mum ♥

5. What's your favourite pet:
My pets are the best! I have a doggy, kitty cat & hamster ♥

6. Black or white:

7. Biggest Fear:
I am terrified of spiders :/

8. Everyday attitude:
That depends what kinda mood i'm in.

9. What is perfection:

10. Guilty Pleasure:
Buying stuff.

7 Random thoughts about myself

1. I much prefer a proper computer to a laptop.

2. I'm afraid of the dark.

3. I love horror films.

4. I'd love to visit thailand.

5. I still live at home with my parents.

6. Baileys is my fave alcoholic drink at the moment.

7. I think the olympics are well overrated.

I give this award to


Wednesday, 28 December 2011

I'm a winner!! xx

I was lucky enough to win 1st prize in a giveaway held by beaut boutique recently and today i received my goodies! :) I am super happy, so thankyou ruthy! I did take my own pics, but they didn't look anywhere near as great as the ones from the beaut boutique blog so i decided to use those.

Gorgeous little fawn necklace with faux pearl!

 Key Earrings

Dainty Rose Teacup Earrings

I also recieved one of these hair clips with a matching ring which was a lovely suprise ♥

Every piece is absolutely stunning and i can't wait to wear them :)

If you would like to purchase some amazingly unique jewellery check out the beaut boutique shop here ♥

Tuesday, 27 December 2011

Day after boxing day! x

Hey girlies! I hope you all had a wonderful christmas :) I got tons of lovely presents and everyone seemed to like the gifts i got them, which is great ♥ Me being me i got lots of beauty products and makeup etc for chrismas, so there will be quite a few reviews coming up :)

Christmas NOTD

Please don't forget to vote in my latest poll :)

Friday, 23 December 2011

All I Want For Christmas Is ...

Hellooooo! Thanks so much to everyone that voted in my poll :) My new weekly feature is going to be Wishlist Wednesday as chosen by you! Since it's only 2 days till christmas i decided to do a christmas wishlist to start it off , eventhough it's not wednesday :) Enjoy!

#1 - Top of my wishlist is to be better for christmas day!

#2 - Have a lovely christmas dinner with my family :)

#3 - Waking up to snow after santa's been would be magical!

#4 - A stocking brimming with goodies please mr claus :)

#5 - Quality time with my fiance ♥

#6 - Everyone to love the gifts i got them :)

#7 - Oh & if i have any wishes left ... some money, a digi cam, hello kitty stuff & gift vouchers wouldn't go a miss! ;)

What do you want for christmas my lovelies? :)

Wednesday, 21 December 2011

Christmas Tag!! xx

Hello readers! I cannot believe it's only 5 days till christmas - excited much?!! I've been meaning to do this tag for a while after seeing it on a few blogs so here it is, feel free to do it & leave a link if you do :)

Egg Nog or Hot Chocolate?

Ooh definately hot chocolate with lots of sugar! :p

Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree?
The elves wrap & santa delivers ♥

Coloured lights on tree/house or white?
I think white look more classy personally, but if i had children then coloured :)

Do you hang mistletoe?
Nope, I don't need an excuse to kiss my gorgeous fiance ♥

When do you put your decorations up?
ASAP!! Usually 1st december :)

What is your favourite holiday dish?
I love all the buffet food like sausages on sticks & mini pizza's :P

Favourite Holiday memory as a child?
Aww there's so many! Probably the year i got a bike with a dolphin plate on the back wheel - i loved it! :)

When and how did you learn the truth about Santa?
I guess i realised after hearing the other children at school saying things, but i still won't say it out loud. I'm too scared of finding a lump of coal in my stocking!!

Do you open a gift on Christmas Eve?
That's impossible. Santa hasn't been yet!!

How do you decorate your Christmas tree?
With my mum and lots of tinsel, baubles, lights, chocolates & crackers :)

Snow! Love it or Dread it?
Love looking out of the window at it and dread going out in it!

Can you ice skate?

Do you remember your favourite gift?
Yes, the dolphin bike i mentioned above :)
What’s the most important thing about the Holidays for you?
Spending time with my family and fiance ♥

What is your favourite Holiday Dessert?
There's some lovely christmas tree shaped ice cream lollies my mum gets which are amazing :p

What is your favourite holiday tradition?
Making jelly on christmas eve that never ends up getting eaten!

What tops your tree?
A very pretty star :)

Which do you prefer giving or receiving?
Obviously i love getting spoilt, but now i'm older i actually much prefer seeing the smiles on peoples faces when i give them a gift they love ♥

Candy Canes: Yuck or Yum?
Yum to look at, a bit yuck to eat!
Favourite Christmas show?

The royle family without a doubt, i'm gutted it's not on this year :(

Saddest Christmas Song?
I don't really find any that sad, but lonely this christmas i guess ...
What is your favourite christmas song?
Ooh i have a few, but i would have to say merry christmas everyone :)
Merry Christmas!!

Tuesday, 20 December 2011

My second blog award!! xx

Hello Poppets! So i am over the moon to announce i have recieved my second blog award!! yayy :) Thankyou to the beautiful hannah from lovelettersandsnippets ♥

The rules are:  

1. Thank the person who nominated you and give them a shout out on your blog with a link to their blog.
2. Share 7 random facts about yourself.
3. Send on the award to 15 other bloggers whose blogs that you appreciate and then let them know that they have won the award.

Here are 7 facts about me :

1. I hate wrapping christmas presents up so so muchhhh :/
2. I have 3 pets - a doggy named tinker, a kitty cat named amber & a hamster named ruby :)
3. When i left school i studied performing arts at college.
4. I believe in angels ♥
5. I cannot stand westlife!
6. I have applied to be on the game show pointless with my fiance! 
7. I find newspapers really boring.

Here are the 15 people I award this to :

Monday, 19 December 2011

poorly sick, quick post

Hey! Sorry I haven't posted for a few days, i've got a nasty bug and it's really draining me :( Luckily I was okayish for my night out with my bestie on thursday night, it was just what i needed :) Can't wait till christmas, as if it's only 6 more dayss!! So glad i've finished my xmas shopping. Went to see oliver this morning and it was great, would have been even better if i wasn't feeling like crap but it still put me further into the festive spirit.

Here's some of my advent calender goodies i've missed out on showing you all ...

Please keep voting in my poll, i can't wait to start the weekly features in the new year :)

Sorry it was a short one, i feel so ill :/

Saturday, 17 December 2011


The winner of my 100 Followers/Christmas Giveaway is ...

Lauren Blair from Cosmetics,Kittens&Classrooms

I will get in touch with you shortly hun!! CONGRATS :)

The lucky winner will recieve some avon goodies including: a party accessories set, nailwear pro gift set, bubble bath confetti & a snowflake bath bomb!! Prizes are pictured below :) The winner will also get a little suprise ♥

Thanks to all that entered, I will be holding another giveaway when I reach 200 followers! :)

Wednesday, 14 December 2011

14th December x

Hey everyone! Hope you are all well :) I guess nobody was interested in q&a with tiffeny, so think i'll scrap it lol. I just want to try to get some weekly features going and so i know what my readers would like to see i have started a poll. It's on the left hand side of my blog, please vote :)

My last poll ended and the results were as follows
Obviously i will continue to do beauty reviews, but now i have the poll results in i think i will also review other stuff too. People seem to be interested in hair, books, music, films, food and places so look out for reviews on these in the future :)


30 Day Beauty Challenge
Day 12 - Favourite Colour Of Clothing

I much prefer dark coloured clothing, but like to add colourful accessories :)

Advent Calender - Day 14

Liquid eyeliner

Aww i got this super cute piccie of tinker that i just have to share with you all :)

hehe ♥

Don't forget there's only 2 days left to enter my giveaway, so click here if you fancy bagging yourself some fab avon goodies!

Comment & Follow lovelies :)

Tuesday, 13 December 2011

Tuesday The Thirteenth.

Morning ladies! Today I would like to introduce you to something new that i am hoping will become a weekly feature on my blog ...

All you have to do is comment below with a question you would like me to answer and every monday I will answer the questions left for me on the previous weeks post ♥ The questions can be about anything really - beauty, my relationship, family & life in general or even just something totally random so ask away! :)

30 Day Beauty Challenge
Day 11 - Bag You Want To Have

I would love to own either the modalu pippa grab bag or the hermes birkin bag

Advent Calender - Day 13

I needed a white polish, so i'm really chuffed with this :)

Thanks for reading :)

Don't forget to follow!

Monday, 12 December 2011

Hello Sweeties!

Hello sweeties! Hope you all had a good weekend :) I would have done, but i'm currently on my 4th day of being full of cold so i'm feeling very sorry for myself :/ lol. Hopefully i'll be well enough by friday to go for a much needed girlie night out with my bestie :) There's only 1 day left to vote in my poll on left hand side of my blog, so don't forget to do that and there's only 4 days left enter my giveaway to win some fab avon goodies! Click here if you would like to enter :) Good luck!

Advent Calender - Day 12

Today I got this, which is perfect because i love sleep masks ♥

30 Day Beauty Challenge
Day 10 - Current Fashion/Style You Like

I didn't used to like aztec prints, but i love them now. I just think they're lovely and festive :)

If you would like to interview me or would like me to do a guest post for your blog please get in touch :)

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& Add me on Facebook ---> Tiffeny Irene Coles

Nothing like a bit of self promotion ^^ :p lol.

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