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Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide

Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide

I have a firm belief when it comes to gifting: birthdays are for one or two larger presents, and Christmas is for a hundred little bits and pieces.  I’m not sure if it’s because I love the look of a pile of presents underneath my […]

Christmas Hygge

Christmas Hygge

Christmas is the season of love and family and cosiness and friends and happiness and glitter and gingerbread. Perhaps the most important out of the two – for me at least – is cosiness and happiness – which is basically hygge in a simpler form. […]

Vlogmas 2017: Who I’ve Been Watching

Vlogmas 2017: Who I’ve Been Watching

Waking up with chocolate and Snowball tea, spending every evening in front of the Christmas tree, and afternoons accompanied with back-to-back episodes [episodes?] of vlogmas. That’s what December usually entails for me. There’s nothing I love more than taking a peek into other peoples lives. […]

All Of The Christmas DIY Links You’ll Ever Need

All Of The Christmas DIY Links You’ll Ever Need

Giving love back to other bloggers is a huge part of this online world, especially during the festive season. There are so many incredible bloggers out there contributing excellent content year round, but I find it really ramps up during December.  This post is basically […]

My Christmas Mug Collection

My Christmas Mug Collection

If there’s one thing I love during the Christmas season, it’s hot drinks… …whiiiiiich probably doesn’t make much sense as it’s kinda scorching hot here in December, but I still don’t mind sweating my way through a festive hot chocolate or cup of tea. There’s […]

The Most Festive Cats You’ll Ever See

The Most Festive Cats You’ll Ever See

I saw a card the other day that said ‘Pets Love Christmas Because They Get To Wear All Of Their Favourite Outfits’ and I couldn’t help but laugh out loud. The cat and dog on the front of the card looked anything but pleased, but […]

Christmas Home Haul

Christmas Home Haul

I feel like each and every year the stores are bringing out more and more Christmas home wares, and the consumer in me goes absolutely insane for all of the new bits and pieces I can add to my [already ridiculous] collection.  As we’re following […]

What I Love About Christmas

What I Love About Christmas

There’s no doubt that Christmas is my favourite time of the year. When I was growing up, Christmas was strictly a December holiday, but embracing it throughout November as well has really given me the time to appreciate all that is special about this time of […]

Decorating The Christmas Tree

Decorating The Christmas Tree

Happy December first everyone!  I hope you’ve got the Christmas tunes blasting, a hot cup of festive tea/coffee/hot chocolate on the go, and are ready for BLOGMAS.  Well, to be specific, I hope you’re ready for a full-on breakdown of how I decorated my Christmas […]

ANNOUNCEMENT: I’m Doing Blogmas!

ANNOUNCEMENT: I’m Doing Blogmas!

I just wanted to quickly let you guys know that I will be doing blogmas this year! If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you may remember that I wanted to do blogmas last year but wasn’t able to as I was fresh […]

It’s My Birthday! Wisdom, Advice & Life Lessons From The Past 25 Years

It’s My Birthday! Wisdom, Advice & Life Lessons From The Past 25 Years

Okay guys, so it’s official.  It’s my birthday today. I am now twenty-five.  You may remember in this post I kind of talked about how I’ve had mixed feelings in the lead up to this years birthday. I just haven’t felt like I’m ready to […]

Netflix & Chill

Netflix & Chill

It’s been a hot minute since I’ve shared what I’ve been watching lately, and boy oh boy am I excited to write this post. We have a television in our upstairs bedroom, and I’ve found that my best blog post writing gets done in bed, […]

9 Things To Know About Owning A Cat

9 Things To Know About Owning A Cat

My cats feature fairly prominently on my social media, especially my Instagram, and I get so many messages and comments every single day about how cute they are and how much you all love them. But over the past almost 9 years, I’ve learnt a […]

11 Instagrammers You Should Be Following

11 Instagrammers You Should Be Following

If you follow me over on Instagram, you’ll know that I do regular shout-out sessions of my favourite accounts once or twice a week, usually on the weekend. It’s something I’ve grown accustomed to sharing with my followers, and I think it’s so important to […]

Birthday Wishlist

Birthday Wishlist

Somehow I turn twenty five in a matter of weeks.  And guys… I’m SO not ready. I don’t want to be in my mid-twenties just yet! Surely I’m still seventeen?! I thought I would distract myself from the impending quarter-of-a-century doom but compiling a birthday […]

The Halloween Edit: Podcasts, Books + Films

The Halloween Edit: Podcasts, Books + Films

Halloween is the perfect time to cosy up with a spooky book, film or podcast, and it’s basically all I’ve been doing in my spare time. It’s Spring here right now, but we’ve been getting so much rain and cool weather lately that it might […]

Halloween Haul

Halloween Haul

Okay, so I might have a slight shopping addiction, but how can you blame me when everything in the stores right now is Christmas and Halloween themed!? My bank account hates me but the interiors addict – blogger – introvert within me is jumping for […]

Weekend Reading

Weekend Reading

I feel like I haven’t done a Weekend Reading post in a while, and I’m really missing it! If you’re new to A Girl & Grey, these posts are basically a round-up of online content to read over your Saturday/Sunday morning cuppa (tomato and cheese […]

Meet My Cats

Meet My Cats

This is a bit of a different post, but after seeing Amy’s ‘Meet My Best Friend’ post over on her blog, I felt so inspired.  If you follow me on Instagram – or any of my social media accounts – you will probably have seen […]

Halloween Inspiration

Halloween Inspiration

We’ve now well and truly approached October, that means it’s time for all things Halloween, *cue thunder and lightning* I know I live in Australia, and we’re basically seventy years behind the rest of the world, but in our house we do celebrate Halloween. I […]

Timeless Jewellery with Michael Hill

Timeless Jewellery with Michael Hill

Some of you may not know this, but I turn twenty-five this year.  T W E N T Y – F I V E . Let’s allow that to sink in for a little while.  That’s old, guys. That’s real old.  See, I’m not opposed […]

Blogs to Follow

Blogs to Follow

I’ve been a long time blog reader. I’m not sure if I’ve ever actually shared that with you guys, but I have. I’ve been a regular blog reader/lover for almost ten years now. Even as a teenager, I wanted to have my own ‘website’ on […]

Easy Ways To Reduce Your Environmental Impact

Easy Ways To Reduce Your Environmental Impact

While I feel like sometimes I am a bit cruel to the environment in how much I use my car and how many candles I light a day, there are some things that I consciously do to reduce my impact on the earth. Eco-living is […]

Being Late Is More Than Just A Bad Habit + JORD WATCH GIVEAWAY

Being Late Is More Than Just A Bad Habit + JORD WATCH GIVEAWAY

I have a confession to make… I’m always running late. Always. Whether it’s to work, to class, or even to the grocery store, it’s a guarantee that I’ll be at least a few minutes late. It’s not like I enjoy running late – quite the […]

University Essentials

University Essentials

Fail to prepare, prepare to fail. Isn’t that how the saying goes? Although it sounds kinda obvious, I feel like being prepared is one of the best ways to do well at University. The days and weeks go by so quick and often assessments require […]

Mental Health & Manners

Mental Health & Manners

I had the most ridiculous experience today and I honestly haven’t been able to get my mind off it since, so here I am ready to write about it and discuss it with you guys. Today was my first day of classes for Semester 2. […]