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50 Facts About Me

50 Facts About Me

What’s this? What’s this? Words and letter everywhere! Sorry…I still have Nightmare Before Christmas stuck in my head. It’s an amazing film, okay?! I can’t believe I’ve been blogging for a month already! I’ll be reaching a year before I know it. If you only know me through my teeny Youtube channel (yeah, I’ll be posting there soon, I promise), then you won’t know that I’ve actually been a blogger coming up to 5 years but unfortunately lost my old blog last year due to real life problems.

All that said, I thought I’d re-introduce myself to everybody through an old favourite: 50 Facts About Me! Grab your snacks and toilet break now, kids…we’re going on a bumpy ride!

  1. When I born, I was 3 months premature.
  2. I weighed only 2lb.
  3. As a kid, my first pets were ‘Tony and Flipper’ (goldfish), Tushie (ginger tom-cat) and Lucky (yorkshire terrier).
  4. I’m an old child.
  5. I have no idea what my eye colour is.
  6. I used to live in Birmingham.
  7. I once camped 2 days for a Harry Potter premiere.
  8. My favourite colour is red.
  9. My favourite band is Queen.
  10. I have held a real-life Oscar/Academy Award.
  11. My first Youtube channel was called weasleyheart.
  12. I suffer from severe depression and anxiety.
  13. I love stationery!
  14. I love writing lists. (List love in a list! WOO!)
  15. I have hugged Benedict Cumberbatch.
  16. I have written a journal for 8 years.
  17. I was nearly called Jillian.
  18. If I’d been a boy, I would have been called David.
  19. I have a cat called Jewel.
  20. I’m terrified of wasps.
  21. My secondary school used to sing in Latin.
  22. I’m a massive fan of the theatre.
  23. I have a deviated septum (my nose is crooked inside).
  24. I’m a Christian.
  25. I don’t like stepping on escalators.
  26. I hate walking in the snow.
  27. I was an extra in the first Harry Potter film.
  28. My Hogwarts house is Hufflepuff.
  29. My Illvermorny house is Thunderbird.
  30. My first toy was a fluffy elephant called Nellie.
  31. I’m awful at Maths.
  32. I draw like a 5 year old! Stickmen for days!
  33. I once hit myself in the face with a school bell and needed stitches.
  34. I have a speech impediment.
  35. I am a vegetarian.
  36. I don’t drink.
  37. I’ve never smoked.
  38. I wanted to be a vet when I grew up.
  39. I’ve visited Turkey, Spain and the USA (Florida and LA).
  40. I can’t stand cucumber.
  41. My favourite TV shows are Sherlock and Merlin.
  42. I love watching childrens’ TV.
  43. I’m half-Irish.
  44. I used to have a crush on Jason Donovan.
  45. If I could have any wish, it would be to cure cancer.
  46. I once sung in a choir live on TV (Channel 4) with Sir Simon Rattle.
  47. I prefer staying in at night than going out.
  48. I nearly got ran over by a lorry when I was 2 years old.
  49. My imaginary friend was called Mr Snuffolump.
  50. I hope to one day perform in the West End.

If you’ve actually read the entire list, then you are amazing and I want you to write ‘Expecto Patronum’ in the comments. What? A girl wants confirmation! I hope you’ve learned some interesting things about me that you can relate to.

Out of the 50 Facts About Me, which fact do you relate to or even shocked you?

Harry Potter Lifestyle

Welcome Back To TheDeeWhoLived

Welcome back you lovely lot! I bet you weren’t expecting to see me blogging again, did you? In all honesty, neither did I, but I thought I’d come back to my roots and try to start from the very beginning! It’s been nearly 2 years since I last wrote a proper blog post for TheDeeWhoLived and I’ve missed it! I’m hoping that I’ll be able to post here while I carry on my little battle with mental health.

If you’ve never met me before then, where have you been?! My name is Daisy, I’m 30 and I have been a Harry Potter fan since I was 10 so yeah…I’m old! Haha! I started a fandom and mental blog around 4 years ago but, due to life being rather mean, that disappeared. I started vlogging on Youtube and have a channel ‘TheDeeWhoLived‘…I know, I’m original, right?

I feel more comfortable blogging than vlogging at the minute, but I really want to be able to combine both of them to make one epic Potter party! What can you expect from me? Lots of Potter talk! I can never chat about Harry Potter enough! I love it! As you also saw, I’m going to be chatting about mental health too. It’s a big part of my life (even though I wish it wasn’t) and I want to be here for those who can’t speak for themselves.

I’d love to know what you guys would love to see on here! You know I love a good nerdy discussion in the comments so don’t be afraid to leave me one for me to reply back to. Yeah…I do leave some long replies sometimes so be prepared for a novel! Haha!

I’ve got a few posts planned so expect them to pop up in the upcoming days!

Can’t wait to chat with you guys on here again!