the happy news by emily coxhead
Books, Film, Lifestyle, geekery

The Happy Newspaper, Maya Angelou and Game of Thrones #LittleLoves

I missed last week's Little Loves because I was busy hosting nine days(!) of giveaways to celebrate my fifth blogaversary, like ya do! There's sill a few live if you want to check them out (spend a day on the river, non-alcoholic goodies from Polgoon and a meal for two at the Rock Pool Cafe).… Continue reading The Happy Newspaper, Maya Angelou and Game of Thrones #LittleLoves

penlee park open air theatre summer 2017
Cornwall

What’s on this summer at Penlee Park Open Air Theatre

When most people hear the term "theatre in Cornwall" their first thought is probably the Minack and their second is most likely the Hall for Cornwall. The place many people still don't know about is Penlee Park Open Air Theatre. It seats up to 300 people and hosts a range of shows throughout the summer,… Continue reading What’s on this summer at Penlee Park Open Air Theatre

20% off at write love parcel
stationery

20% off at Write Love Parcel

You might have noticed that I'm a bit of a stationery addict and spend hours drooling over beautiful stationery subscriptions. Well I'm here to shout about another one I've come across: Write Love Parcel. Each month they ship a box containing stationery, art and office supplies and there are two options, depending on your budget.… Continue reading 20% off at Write Love Parcel

the rock pool cafe, mousehole
Cornwall

Rock Pool Cafe: Summer menu and giveaway

We've come to the last of my blogaversary giveaways! At the last minute I ended up with nine different giveaways instead of seven, so you guys have been well and truly initiated into the best that Cornwall has to offer. Each giveaway is open for a week, so be sure to check out the others… Continue reading Rock Pool Cafe: Summer menu and giveaway

polgoon vineyard and orchard tour and taster
Cornwall

Polgoon Vineyard and Orchard: A tour, taster and giveaway

When I decided to do a week of giveaways for my blog's fifth birthday, I wanted to focus on the Cornish part of the blog's relatively new name and celebrate some of my favourite local businesses. I made a list and aimed high, offering my promotional services whilst also seeing what they could offer readers.… Continue reading Polgoon Vineyard and Orchard: A tour, taster and giveaway

Fal River giveaway
Cornwall

Travel around Falmouth, Truro and the Roseland Peninsula by boat [Fal River giveaway]

When you're visiting somewhere the urge is always there to arrive at your destination as quickly as possible, but have you ever thought to take the scenic route? I've travelled by boat between Falmouth and St Mawes twice and also taken a trip down the river to Truro (read more here and here). It beats… Continue reading Travel around Falmouth, Truro and the Roseland Peninsula by boat [Fal River giveaway]

made with love in cornwall giveaway
Cornwall

WIN a bundle of goodies made with love in Cornwall

I love supporting local creatives so for one of my blogaversary giveaway days I wanted to promote some fab creative women in Cornwall. I've linked up their social media pages and Etsy shops along with pictures of what you can win* below. You really should check out more of their incredible work. Up first is… Continue reading WIN a bundle of goodies made with love in Cornwall

afternoon tea at Curiouser Creations
Cornwall

WIN afternoon tea for two at Curiouser Creations

I'm loving sharing some of my favourite places in Cornwall with you as part of my blog's fifth birthday and I'm so grateful that they've all offered something to you lucky readers. Today's giveaway is the ultimate embodiment of Cornish geekery. A few weeks ago I shared my new favourite tearoom - Curiouser Creations Cupcake… Continue reading WIN afternoon tea for two at Curiouser Creations

a family day in marazion
Cornwall

St Michael’s Mount: A fun family day out (review + giveaway)

My week of blog birthday giveaways continues with a fun family day out in Marazion. One of the most iconic places in Cornwall, if not the most iconic place, is St Michael's Mount, and it wasn't until a couple of years ago that I finally wandered around the castle itself. We were invited back as… Continue reading St Michael’s Mount: A fun family day out (review + giveaway)

fish and chip tuesday at the mexico inn
Cornwall

The Mexico Inn: The best fish and chips in Penzance (giveaway)

I'm continuing celebrating my blog's fifth birthday by shouting out some of my favourite places in Cornwall. I've mentioned before how much I freaking love The Mexico Inn* - and I'm clearly not the only one. Not by a long shot, as they just won Best Destination Pub! The food there is incredible and I… Continue reading The Mexico Inn: The best fish and chips in Penzance (giveaway)