pembertea: jane austen subscription box review
Books, Lifestyle

Pembertea: Jane Austen subscription box [review + giveaway]

Jane Austen and a cup of tea. Does it get any better than that? Pembertea* is the perfect subscription box for fans of Austen and a good old fashioned brew, with monthly helpings of nerdy goodies and loose-leaf organic tea. Contents typically include bookmarks, candles, stationery, jewellery, stickers, magnets and more. I enjoyed the surprise… Continue reading Pembertea: Jane Austen subscription box [review + giveaway]

rainbow soul surprise subscription box review
Mental Health

Self-Care Sunday #30 [Rainbow Soul Surprise review]

You know what makes a subscription box really stand out? When you're excited at every stage of the unboxing process. And Rainbow Soul Surprise* does not disappoint. From the exterior of the box, to the tissue paper, to the items inside, I just kept unwrapping more awesomeness! Yes, those are actual drawers! And there's stuff… Continue reading Self-Care Sunday #30 [Rainbow Soul Surprise review]

saturday share
blogging

Saturday Share #112

As always, I'm all about dem stationery and book recommendations and swooning over places I can't afford to visit. Here are the blog posts I've been loving this week. Emmie's blogger's guide to autumn had me nodding in agreement/approval. I love Emma's nursery decor for her upcoming arrival. Makes me feel bad that we've been… Continue reading Saturday Share #112

new shoes autumn leaves
Books, Film, Lifestyle

Lumberjanes, Baby Groot and new shoes #LittleLoves

Not gonna lie, it's been a bit if a quiet ol' week. Well, work is a bit hectic, as is to be expected at this time of year, but it's had its highlights. Two former colleagues popped in to say hey, which is always nice, and I was able to get in the pool with… Continue reading Lumberjanes, Baby Groot and new shoes #LittleLoves

calligraphuck sweary stationery
stationery

Sweary stationery

The beady-eyed stationery addicts among you might remember a post earlier in the year where I showed off this super sexy and super sweary journal. Well, Calligraphuck and Abrams + Chronicle have only gone and made more bleddy awesome sweary stationery! As you know, you can never have too much stationery, but when you have… Continue reading Sweary stationery

autumn halloween books from nosy crow
Books, Parenthood

New autumn/Halloween releases from Nosy Crow

If you're the kind of parent who likes to update their child's bookshelves in keeping with the seasons (and, let's face it, who isn't?!), you'll love these new releases from Nosy Crow, particularly if you have pre-school and tween girls. Up first we have Cat Learns to Listen at Moonlight School*, written by Simon Puttock… Continue reading New autumn/Halloween releases from Nosy Crow

hygge book and accessories
Lifestyle

Autumn is coming

It's getting darker earlier, I've switched to jumpers and boots and there's a definite nip in the air. It's almost the time of pumpkins, bonfires and Christmas shopping, so I've been thinking about what I want to do with Jenson before we welcome the festive season: 1. Do another pumpkin patch photo shoot (here's last… Continue reading Autumn is coming

personalised my golden ticket book review
Books

Book review: Personalised My Golden Ticket from Wonderbly [+ giveaway]

When I saw on Twitter that Wonderbly had just released a new personalised book for fans of Roald Dahl I knew this was something I had to review. I had a personalised story book growing up and I jumped at the chance to order a copy of My Golden Ticket* for Jenson, especially one linked… Continue reading Book review: Personalised My Golden Ticket from Wonderbly [+ giveaway]

really busy blogger
blogging, Mental Health

Self-Care Sunday #29

My blog is one of the few areas of my life where I like to be consistently busy - it gives me a reason to keep working on it rather than slacking. Plus regular collaborations are great for my self-confidence; I must be doing something right! The blog is also the part of my life… Continue reading Self-Care Sunday #29

saturday share
blogging

Saturday Share #111

As much as I consider myself a lifestyle blogger this little blog seems to become more and more stationery and books obsessed. Not that I'm complaining. And my blog reading seems to be much of the same. I was surprised earlier this year by how much I enjoyed Raven Boys and I love the nerdy… Continue reading Saturday Share #111