Intro

Hello there, come in, take a seat, have a cup of tea! Welcome to my little corner of the internet!


Let me introduce myself! My name is Charlotte, and I'm 23 years old. I've recently returned home to Scotland, after a couple of years living abroad. I'm still figuring out what I want to do next, and am job hunting for the moment. I graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2015, then made the huge leap of moving to Hong Kong for a year, to teach and travel round a lot of Asia. I then moved to South Korea for a few months, before choosing to return to Hong Kong - read that story here!

I started my blog back in 2011, after finishing high school, as a way to fill my time over the summer. The name was born out of the fact that I really didn't know what I wanted to do with my life, at least beyond attending university, and this still holds true. This title sort of sums up my approach to life, at least at the moment. I can be a worrier and an over-planner at times, so the idea of 'just muddling through life' reminds me that it's ok to not always have a plan. I'm hopeful that things will fall into place somehow, and the truth is, however I come across to others, I'm really just making everything up as I go along!

I've always loved writing, mostly fiction, so I shared a lot of stories back in the early days, as well as thoughts about life in general. However, this was only my first steps into the blogosphere, and since then I've discovered far more of both the internet, and the world! My blog now covers a whole load of topics, depending on what I feel like writing about and what's been going on in my life, and you can see them all up at the top of the page. I share outfits I've put together, music and films I enjoy, places I've travelled to, and lots of thoughts on life in general. I don't pretend to be an expert on anything; I just like writing and sharing my thoughts with you all. So pick a topic that you like the look of, and have a look around! Please don't be shy about commenting too, I'd love to hear what you think about things!


Some other fun facts about me:
I'm definitely a dog person.
My degree is in French & English Literature.
I'm addicted to coffee.
I've read the Harry Potter books more times than I can count.
I'm a Gryffindor, and my Patronus is a West Highland Terrier.
I'm a huge dork for superhero films.
I get random food cravings in the middle of the night.
I spent three summers working in ESL summer camps in Edinburgh.
I'm very, very ticklish.
I grew up on a farm in the south of Scotland.
I tweet way too much when I'm procrastinating.
I could talk for Britain, if someone is willing to listen.
I've played the piano since I was about 10.
I can flip my tongue upside down.
I grew up on Disney, and I love, love, Disneyland. 
I'm fairly unfit, but not too shabby at yoga and hiking.
I love the smell of sea air.
I've travelled to 36 countries so far.
I lived in France for a year, as part of my degree.
I have two tattoos and one piercing (besides ear lobes).
My travel wish list includes the whole planet.
I'm terrified of heights.
I have no idea what exactly I'm doing with the rest of my life.



Contact info: cjballantyne113@hotmail.co.uk
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