Tink Jayne Adventures
Blagger vs Blogger
Blogging 202

Bloggers vs. Blaggers

By On April 16, 2017

“Can you help me set up a blog so that I can get free stuff?” is a question I’ve been asked …a lot. When my blog began to take off in 2014… Read More

My Life

30 Things I Learnt at 30 Years Old

By On April 12, 2017

Last weekend it was my 31st Birthday and I celebrated it in one of the most romantic cities in the world – Paris! Only it wasn’t a loved up weekend with flowers,… Read More

Paris Marathon 2017 Training Diary
Paris Marathon

March & April Training Diary | The Paris Marathon

By On April 8, 2017

Missed Februarys Training progress? Catch up on all the running, ranting and pooping by clicking here. Things to note: 1. I run at least 1.5 hours after I finish eating my food,… Read More

Runner Girl, Training for Marathon on Crosby Beach Liverpool
Health & Fitness

There is a voice in my head and it’s telling me to run

By On March 23, 2017

Running isn’t really known as a competitive sport, and yet most of the Runners I know are all extremely competitive people, myself included. So, who are we all competing against? Well, if… Read More

Valparaiso Street Art and Grafitti and Dog

Finding Flaws in Valparaiso

By On March 21, 2017

From the moment I checked into my Santiago hostel, everyone kept telling me I had to make a trip to Valparaiso, a small but colourful coastal city less than two hours away.… Read More

NCC Home Learning Student Life
My Life

Here is why I’m LOVING being a 30 year old student

By On March 19, 2017

Okay, so I’m three weeks off being 31, but technically I’m still 30, and I plan to remind myself of that every day for the next 21 days (because holy cow 31… Read More

Tornado Drink Chile Santiago

The one where I was kidnapped in Chile

By On March 14, 2017

Travelling with anxiety leaves you feeling a little more wary of strangers than your average backpacker. It also means you check your bag is zipped up a trillion times a day, check… Read More

London Town Big Ben - London Calling
My Life

London Calling

By On March 12, 2017

Last year, after nearly nine years in London, I returned to my roots. I moved back to Liverpool in a bid to find a new job, a new home and reconnect with… Read More

Runners world magazine the running charity article
Health & Fitness

Fundraise, Run, Repeat | The Paris Marathon

By On March 9, 2017

Flicking through the pages of Runners World magazine last year, something, or rather someone, caught my eye. A young man stood tall and bold across a full page. Dressed head to toe… Read More

Happy Lists

The Monday List No.11

By On March 6, 2017

I was almost scared to write this next sentence in case I jinxed myself and brought the curse of 2016 back from the dead, but *braces herself* 2017 is really shaping up… Read More

FEB Marathon Training
Health & Fitness

February Training Diary | The Paris Marathon

By On March 5, 2017

To help with my training and for my own personal reflection, AND for the benefit of anyone else out there feeling crazy enough to consider training for a marathon, I decided I wanted… Read More

Blogging Photography in Berlin
Blogging 202

The Blogger Rebellion

By On March 1, 2017

Something is happening in the blogosphere, change is coming and I can feel it. And no, I’m not talking about a new blogger trend, social platform or WordPress plugin. Something much bigger,… Read More

Paris shot city life

“Paris is always a good idea”

By On February 23, 2017

“Paris is always a good idea” – Audrey Hepburn in the movie Sabrina For my 18th Birthday I went to Paris with my then-boyfriend. It was my first trip abroad without parents… Read More

The Paris Marathon
Health & Fitness

I have BIG news

By On February 21, 2017

I have news. *clears throat* I’m sure most of you already know, especially if you read my Happy Monday Lists, but I realised the other day that I never actually officially announced… Read More

Machu Picchu South America Latam Airlines Travel Blogger

Win a 3 month blogger trip to South America

By On February 17, 2017

We really should give LATAM Airlines one big pat on the back for being a brand clever enough to recognise the talent and power of bloggers. As the leading airline of Latin America… Read More

Running in the winter - tips for a good run in cold weather
Health & Fitness

11 Tips for Running in this Cold AF Weather

By On February 10, 2017

According to our calendars we’re only a hop skip and a couple a weeks away from the season of Spring, hurrah! But before we get to it we’ve got some pretty cold… Read More

Trespass 70 Litre Rucksack Travel Backpacking

Win a 70 Litre Rucksack from Trespass

By On February 6, 2017

Attention all my fellow backpackers, travellers and explorers alike – fancy winning yourself a brand new 70 litre Rucksack?? Of course you do! Trespass, one of the UK’s most successful outdoor clothing… Read More