Brush lettering with Staedtler - review
stationery

Simply Lettering magazine launch! [sponsored]

[This post is sponsored by Staedtler as part of our National Stationery Week 2019 collaboration and features an affiliate link] As you all know, I'm a massive stationery nerd, and this year I've been exploring my creative side with hand lettering. It's something I've been dipping in and out of over the last few months… Continue reading Simply Lettering magazine launch! [sponsored]

Small World by Ishta Mercurio and Jen Corace
Books, Jenson

What Jenson has been reading lately #5

[Ad - review. I was sent a copy of Small World for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links] I love that I'm raising a mini bookworm. Jenson has got his favourite books memorized (seriously, he can recite The Gruffalo word for word) and he's always asking to go… Continue reading What Jenson has been reading lately #5

Puffin Picture Book Subscription - review
Books

Puffin Picture Book Subscription Box review

[Ad - review. I was sent a box for review purposes and all thoughts are my own] There are few things I love more than bedtime stories with Jenson. I'm so proud to be raising a mini bookworm who always asks for more stories and learns his favourites by heart. Thanks to the Puffin Picture… Continue reading Puffin Picture Book Subscription Box review

Six months of daily journaling - Dingbats Earth Journal. Bullet journal review
Mental Health, stationery

Six months of daily journaling

Way back when I was using my first couple of bullet journals, I liked to set up my spreads in advance. This year I've learned that it's so much more beneficial to set them up as you go. The idea of winging it may sound terrifying to some but I've really liked having something so… Continue reading Six months of daily journaling

A few of my favourite things
Lifestyle, Uncategorized

A few of my favourite things #94

I didn't post a life update last Monday because the previous seven days pretty much consisted of Toy Story and more Toy Story. Not that that's a bad thing; Jenson has pretty good taste in movies. So I decided to do a bumper post this week instead. Here's a little look back at life over… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #94

Forward Thinking: A Wellbeing, Happiness & Fulfilment Journal - review
Lifestyle, stationery

Mid-year goals check in

[Ad - previous collaboration. This post features a product which I reviewed earlier in the year] At the start of the year, I wrote a goals post outlining what I wanted to achieve. Inspired by Sophie Cliff, I decided to focus on feeling rather than doing so, rather than comparing myself to everyone else and… Continue reading Mid-year goals check in

Crafty Little Learners - pre-school subscription box review
Parenthood

Crafty Little Learners – pre-school subscription box review

[Ad - review. We were sent a box for review purposes and all thoughts are our own] I love spending time outdoors with Jenson at the weekend but the weather is so changeable and there is only so much you can do at the park. Fortunately we received our first Crafty Little Learners box last… Continue reading Crafty Little Learners – pre-school subscription box review

Leuchtturm 1917 Change Journal - review
stationery

Stationery porn: Leuchtturm 1917 Change Journal

[Ad - review. I was sent a copy of this journal for review purposes and all nerdy thoughts are my own] You may recall that one of my highlights of Stationery Show London 2019 was getting a sneak preview of the English language copy of Leuchtturm 1917's Change Journal. It was the only copy in… Continue reading Stationery porn: Leuchtturm 1917 Change Journal

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
Books

Mid-Year Book Freak Out (2019)

This post features affiliate links You know I can't resist a bookish tag and the mid-year book freak out is a great opportunity to check in with any reading goals and challenges. I completed it for the first time last year and had forgotten all about it until I spotted it on The Roaring Bookworm… Continue reading Mid-Year Book Freak Out (2019)