Hey guys, how are you doing? Welcome back to yet another article. So, today's article is something a little different than anything I've ever done before on WHI, so if you were expecting some life/WHI related advice - sorry, this is not that sort of article. Today, I thought it would be fun to start something new, so I decided to launch WHI's very on 100 Questions Tag - so everyone can get to know each other. WHI is one of those platforms where we get to know each other through images and articles - which is such a powerful thing in itself, but have you ever wondered "who is that girl/boy behind the images and the articles"? Well ladies and gentleman, this my turn of the 100 Questions Tag so you guys can get to know me better - enjoy! 😊

1. Do you have any middle names?

A. Yes, Maria and Alexandra

2. Are you named after anyone?

A. I'm named after a supermodel from the 1980s(?) called Yasmin Le Bon - I had very long legs as a baby so they thought that was a fitting name I guess, even though I wasn't even born in the 80s idk.

3. What does your name mean?

A. So you know that the name 'Yasmin' has a very similar resemblence to the name 'Jasmine'? Well, 'Yasmin' is apparently means 'Jasmine' (the flower) but in arabic.

4. Where do you live?

A. An hour away from London in the United Kingdom.

5. Where were you born?

A. Melbourne, Australia - I moved to the okay when I was very young and I went back for a year when I was 10/11. I have unfortunately lost most of my aussie accent but there are certain words I say with an australian accent like 'here' and a few others that I can't remember off of the top of my head.

6. Which of your parents are you closest to?

A. My stepdad - I had an almost non-existant relationship with my actual father and my stepdad took on that father figure role and I'm not going to lie, I am a bit of a daddy's girl.

7. What is your favorite drink?

A. Green Tea or the 'Blue Machine' smoothies by the brand Naked.

8. What is your favorite food?

A. Pasta - any kind of pasta. I would be more than happy to live off pasta for the rest of my life because its so versatile.

9. What is your favorite holiday destination?

A. I've been the Sri Lanka and that has been hands down the best place I've been to so far abroad.

10. What is your favorite childhood memory?

A. When I got the role of Penny Pinkleton when we did 'Hairspray' for the school play one year.

11. What is your favorite way to pass time?

A. WHI (obviously!), shopping, hanging out with friends, scuba diving, designing clothes and drawing to name a few.
12. What is your favorite snack?

A. Walkers Sensations Poppadom crisps (or patato chips if you are from the States) in the flavour lime & coriander chutney. If you ever see these in stores you have to try them they have changed my life and I'm actually eating some right now as I'm answering these question.

13. Do/did you take part in any teams/clubs at school?

A. I was in the basketball, rounders and cross country team at school.

14. What is your biggest regret?

A. Not taking up opportunities out of the fear of not being good enough or giving too much of a damn what other people would've thought.

15. Are you a fan of any sports team?

A. Yes, I support LIverpool FC.

16. Are you a dog person or cat person?

A. Dogs all the way, my grandmother and mum were dog breeders so I've been around dogs my whole life. I'm also allergic to cats so I'm not the biggest cat fan. Sorry cat lovers.

17. Are you scared of heights?

A. Yes.

18. At what age did you go on your first date?

A. 11 (cringe!)

19. What is an ideal first date for you?

A. To be honest, I'm one of those sort of girls who would prefer going to McDonalds on a date over a fancy resaurant that sells lobster and caviar. As long as the guy is not a douche, I'm good!

20. What is at the top of your bucket list?

A. To travel the world before I have children.

21. What is something you are gifted at?

A. I've been told that I'm really good at portrait drawings.

22. What is something you look for in a partner?

A. Someone's who is kind, funny, considerate and doesn't pressure me into doing things I don't want/not ready to do.

23. What is something you wish you were gifted at doing?

A. I wish I could sing, but unfortunately I'm not the best.

24. What is the one item you can’t leave home without?

A. My phone.

25. What is the best compliment you have ever received?

A. Apparently I look like Gigi Hadid (even though I don't think so), and she is incredibly pretty so I definitely take that as a compliment.

26. Do you have any pets?

A. Not at the moment, sadly.

27. What is the name of your first pet?

A. The name of my first pet was 'Cottonsocks' - she was a chinese hamster.

28. What is your best physical feature?

A. I really like my hair colour (dark blonde), which is my natural hair colour, even though I hated it when I was younger.

29. What is your biggest accomplishment?

A. 100,000 followers on WHI, which I still have to pinch myself everyday for because its still so surreal.

30. What is your eye color?

A. Hazel

31. What is your favorite color?

A. Blush pink

32. What is your favorite ice-cream flavor?

A. Ben and Jerry's half baked (half chocolate brownie and half cookie dough)

33. What is your favorite music genre?

A. Rap/Grime

34. What is your favorite quote?

A. 'Don't waste time looking back at what you've lost. Move on, life is not meant to be travelled backwards.'

35. What is your favorite type of clothing?

A. Skinny jeans forever.

36. What is your star sign?

A. I'm a Leo.

37. Do you have a tattoo?

A. Yes, I have a tattoo under by boob with a quote that says, ' veni vidi amavi' which is latin for ' I came, I saw, I loved'.

38. Do you have any allergies?

A. Apart from cats like I mentioned already, I'm extremely allergic to dust and I think I may be slighly allergic to pineapple, but I still eat it anyway.

39. What was the first concert you ever attended?

A. I saw Metallica in concert when I was 9 years old.

40. What was your favorite subject in High School?

A. Biology

41. What was your least favorite subject in High School?

A. Physics

42. What is your biggest fear?

Failure and dying.

43. When did you suffer your first heartbreak?

A. I sufferered my first true heartbreak about a month ago (as I publish this article) and tbh I am still heartbroken and I haven't really healed yet. I've wrote an article about it if you want to know more about it.

44. When was the first time you were on a plane?

A. When I was 2 - I went to Disneyland in Florida and I don't remember a thing! :)

45. When was the last time you cried?

A. About 20 minutes ago, I'm watching the Hunger Games: Catching Fire whilst writing this and cried during Katniss's speech about Rue.

46. Who is your favorite musician?

A. Mac Miller all day every day.

47. Who was your first Celebrity crush?

A. Louis Tomlinson

48. Describe yourself in a single word?

A. Trash.

49. Have you ever suffered a fracture?

A. Nope!

50. Have you ever visited a country outside your continent?

A. Yes, multiple.

51. How many relationships have you been in?

A. 4

52. If you could give your younger self any advice what would it be?

A. Don't give a crap about what people may think about you because and the end of day, they are irrelevant if they judge you or dislike you for who you are, especially when you know in your heart that you are a good person.

53. Last time you swam in a pool?

A. When I saw on holiday in Mallorca in August 2017.

54. What is your most embarrassing moment?

A. Every single moment of my life. Jk. My most embarrassing moment would have to be when I passed out during presenting in front of the whole school because I was so nervous.

55. On a scale of 1-10, with 10 being the highest and 1 being the lowest, rate your fashion sense?

A. I would give myself a solid 7 but I would be a 10 if I had the bank balance.

56. On a scale of 1-10, with 10 being the highest and 1 being the lowest, rate your cooking skills?

A. Also a 7, I can make anything from cheesecake to basic sushi (even though presentation is not great with the sushi yet)

57. One thing you know now that you wish you had known as a kid?

A. No matter how hard you try or how nice you are, not everybody is going to like you and thats okay. It's their problem, not yours.

58. The first app you check when you wake up in the morning?

A. Snapchat (follow me on Snapchat: @yasmin-hayes)

59. What app do you use most?

A. According to my Siri App Suggestions, Youtube, apparently.

60. What are some of your bad habits?

A. I bite my nails.

61. What are your hobbies?

A. Scuba diving, shopping, online shopping (haha), WHI, drawing and designing clothes.

62. Do you use sarcasm a lot?

A. Sarcasm? What is that?

63. Do you have any siblings?

A. I have a brother and a sister who are both younger than me.

64. What do you want to be when you grow up?

A. In an ideal world, a fashion designer but unfortunately I can't sew for s*** so I would like to be child psychiatrist.

65. How tall are you?

A. I'm 5'8"/174cm

66. How old do you think you’ll be when you get married?

A. I want to be married by the time I'm 27, but in this day and age I don't think I will. I took a test recently and apparently I'll be married at 42, but hopefully not that late.

67. What was your favorite TV show when you were a child?

A. Pokemon, Hannah Montana and Phineas and Ferb

68. What language, besides your native language, would you like to be fluent in?

A. Chinese would be pretty cool, but it's probably really hard.

69. Do you spell the color as grey or gray?

A. Grey, obviously.

70. What’s the name of your favorite restaurant?

A. Il Palazzo - its an italian restaurant in my hometown.

71. What would your parents have named you if you were the opposite gender?

A. My mum wanted to call me 'Jordan' if I were a boy.

72. If you have a nickname, what is it?

A. I have many. Apart from the obvios ones like 'Yazz' and 'Yazzy', I am known as 'moon monkey' by my stepdad because I'm quite pale. I'm also often called 'Yazzle' - that would be my rap name.

73. Would you rather live in a rural area or in the suburbs?

A. Suburbs all the way, I can't live away from the hustle and bustle because I would just get bored in the countryside.

74. Can you whistle?

A. No

75. When did you join WHI?

A. August 26th 2013

76. Why did you join WHI?

A. In all honesty, I saw it advertised on the app store and I was bored at I thought why not, so I joined and I never looked back.

77. Do you take the shampoos and conditioner bottles from hotel?

A. Yes, and I have no shame, they are tiny anyway and are probably replaced for the next person anyways.

78. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. When people breathe unnesscarily heavily or when people chew with their mouths open.

79. Sweet or savoury?

A. Hard one but savoury, I love salt and vinegar crisps too much.

80. Are you right handed or left handed?

A. Lefty - I'm a rare breed.

81. How old are you?

A. As I'm writing this, I'm 18.

82. What shoe size are you?

A. UK size 7

83. Most expensive thing you own?

A. My Vintage Chanel Quilted CC Gold Chain black Backpack, which I got from my grandmother for my 18th birthday.

84. What colour is your hair?

A. Dark blond, but plan to dye it brown sometime in the future maybe.

85. Do you like your own name?

A. Not particularly, everyone cals me Jasmine and I share my name with a contraceptive pill so no.

86. Do you know anything about your ancestors?

A. Apparently an ancestor of mine from the early 1800s was spanish aristocracy but ran away because she feel in love with a pauper. I have no idea if this is true of not though.

87. Do you want kids?

A. Yes, definitely.

88. Tea or coffee?

A. I don't like black tea but I love green tea. I love coffee too, so its a toss up between the two.

89. Who would you like to see in concert?

A. The Weeknd

90. Do you believe in karma?

100% yes, I believe thar karma always comes round to bite you in the back (is that the saying lol).
91. What phone do you have?

A. I currently have an iPhone 7.

92. What are some of your favorite tv shows?

A. Riverdale, The Walking Dead, Orange Is The New Black, Stranger Things and Geordie Shore.

93. What are some of your favorite movies?

A. Finding Nemo, Spirited Away, The Devil Wears Prada, 13 going on 30 and The Perks Of Being A Wallflower.

94. If there is a celebrity you relate to the most, who is it?

A. Alissa Violet, I'm nowhere near as pretty or talented as her but I relate to her for many reasons.

95. Favourite user on WHI (one who inspires you the most - pick one person)?

A. I currently don't have one at this moment of time.

96. Where do you see yourself in a year?

A. At uni, living with my best friend and probably stressing over my psychology degree.

97. Favourite season?

A. Spring

98. When is your birthday?

A. August 5th

99. What are you most excited for thats going to happen this year?

A. A normal person would probably put Christmas, but no not me, the thing I'm most excited for thats yet to happen in 2017 is the release of the upcoming Stars Wars movie.

100, Who would you like to see do this tag?

A. Everybody - as I can't think of anyone specific right now.

So that's my 100 Questions Tag! I hope you guys enjoyed it and wasn't bored to death. I really wanted to do this so you guys could get to know me better and hopefully I can get to know you guys too. If you decide to take part in the 100 Questions Tag, be sure to tag me by putting '100QuestionsTag' and 'HeyMyNameIsYasmin' in the hashtags so I can see it - I'm sure they'll all be really fun to read. Also, if you do chose to do this don't forget to mention me in your article so there will be a greater chance I'll see it! Talk to you guys soon.

Lots of love, Yasmin


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