What I Mean When I Talk About Music

This blog has followed me through both obsessions and trends over the past 10 years. In the past, I had trouble finding the confidence to write truthfully and honestly about my life and the things I love. When I was younger, I also struggled with the idea that anyone would listen to me. (gettin' deep) So a lot...

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Life | Slow Living & Digital Detox

The concept of time is possibly one of the hardest to fathom in the modern world, since everything is adamnant on moving so fast. If you have a lot going on in your life, which most people do, it can sometimes feel like you're completely out of sync with the rest of the world. There can be this...

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Notes on Music | Joni Mitchell – Blue

The whole idea that love is simple can easily be blamed on Hollywood's depiction of true love and romance. But in 1971, Joni Mitchell released an album that flipped it all on its head. Joni Mitchell's Blue is regarded by critics as one of the greatest albums of all time and has guided romantics far and wide, through...

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GD Playlist | January 2017 Music Favourites

There's one thing that's carried me through January 2017, and that's music. It can be a difficult month all round. Your bank balance is running low after the Christmas present spree, and you're weighed down by the worries from the previous year. Music can be a great distraction, and this month has brought some seriously great releases. So,...

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Behind the Blog

Nicola Semple

Lifestyle Blogger & Creative Marketing Consultant

Hi, I’m Nicola, a Creative Marketing Consultant by day, blogger/creator by night. On Gypsy Dreams, you’ll find inspiration for your next film night, Spotify playlist, Autumn feast… and so much more! Sign up to our monthly newsletter, that way you won’t miss a thing!