One Line a Day memory book
stationery

Why I love my One Line a Day memory book

When I was pregnant with Jenson, I picked up a One Line a Day memory book. I intended to use it when he was born to record a memory a day, starting with noting down his firsts and then hilarious quotes as he grew older. I keep it by my bed and write in it… Continue reading Why I love my One Line a Day memory book

Inside the Fable & Black Lucky Dip Box
Books, geekery, stationery

Inside the Fable & Black Lucky Dip Box

I won a competition last week and I just had to share the prize with you fellow bookworms and stationery addicts. It was run by Suze Lavender from With Love for Books (she does loads of awesome book giveaways - make sure you follow her on Twitter) and the lovely prize was a Lucky Dip… Continue reading Inside the Fable & Black Lucky Dip Box

saturday share
blogging

Saturday Share #131

I've definitely curated a Bloglovin feed which moves and inspires me. So many blog posts this week had me practically jumping out of my seat yelling "preach"! Take a look at my faves. Helen's post on motherhood is so damn relatable. Sometimes I think I need Jenson more than he needs me - and I… Continue reading Saturday Share #131

Under the Rowan Trees stationery box
Lifestyle, stationery

Bygone Badass Broad, Sing and a stationery win #LittleLoves

Man, what is this weather all about? It's been snowing (as much as it can snow in Cornwall!), hailing or just simply pissing down for days. It makes it really hard to just pop out for milk as I need to get Jenson in his wellies and puddle suit, which makes him think he's going… Continue reading Bygone Badass Broad, Sing and a stationery win #LittleLoves

A girl power wish list
feminism, Lifestyle

A girl power wish list

I've been pinning the shit out of beautiful things I've found on the internet this week - and they've all got a girl power theme. Check out these beauties. T-shirt, £8.99, H&M Vajournal: Feminist Interactions & Interventions, £4.00, Oliver Bonas Notebook, £8.00, Paperchase (scrapbook and pouch also available) Mug, £10.00, Paperchase (shopper bag also available)… Continue reading A girl power wish list

you're lovely
Lifestyle, Parenthood

Happy Galentine’s Day

"I had no idea how absolutely imperative it is to be in a Queen pack, I had no idea how much love and support and laughter would come with one, I had no idea how desperately I needed my Queens, for healing, for intimacy, for connection. ... Your relationship with your Queens is such an… Continue reading Happy Galentine’s Day

How to Stop Time by Matt Haig
Books

Blogger Book Nook #6 Book swaps

This month the Blogger Book Nook organised a book swap and the questions for our blog posts are all based on sharing the love of books. I sent Katrina my copy of Relativity and she sent me Matt Haig's How To Stop Time. How to Stop Time is like a mix of The Curious Case… Continue reading Blogger Book Nook #6 Book swaps

Teen Breathe List Journal review
Mental Health, stationery

List making as self-care (Self-Care Sunday #44)

I've mentioned before how much I love Breathe magazine, and it's sister publication, Teen Breathe, and I was so pleased to see the release of Teen Breathe's List Journal*. I'm an avid list maker, especially when it comes to 'to do' lists, but I'm also learning to apply list-making to other areas of my life.… Continue reading List making as self-care (Self-Care Sunday #44)

saturday share
blogging

Saturday Share #130

Man, the blogosphere is on fire this week! There have been so many relatable posts, primarily on parenting and ageing! Check out my faves below. Reading Hannah and Amber's posts about their emergency c-sections and postpartum body issues has brought back so many memories. Now that I'm 30 I can't help but wonder how I'm… Continue reading Saturday Share #130

How to Stop Time by Matt Haig
Lifestyle

Snow, How to Stop Time and Insta Stories #LittleLoves

So it snowed in Cornwall this week. For the first time in a long time. And when I say snowed, I mean it looked like this... And the world stopped! Schools closed, bus services were cancelled and it took me three hours to travel to a mile away from my office - then I turned… Continue reading Snow, How to Stop Time and Insta Stories #LittleLoves