Afternoon tea from The Front Room, Penzance
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A few of my favourite things #102

This post features affiliate links It's the last time I'll be doing an end of summer countdown as Jenson starts Big School in a mere four sleeps! Fortunately for him, we'll still be hanging out with his bestie, even though they're at different schools (we've got a lunch date planned for tomorrow) and we've still… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #102

Silvine Originals Aurora Memo notebooks - review
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Stationery porn: Silvine Originals Aurora Memo notebooks

If you're the kind of person who always carries a notebook (guilty!), and you like something stylish and sustainable, look no further than these flipping stunning Silvine Originals Aurora Memo notebooks, available from Stationery & Art. Available in Motion (teal) or Oracle (purple), these new limited edition notebooks are inspired by the colours of nature… Continue reading Stationery porn: Silvine Originals Aurora Memo notebooks

Shine Bright Productivity Journal review
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Bullet journal review: Shine Bright

This product was sent for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links Chronicle Books' Shine Bright Productivity Journal really is a thing of beauty. Available in black, gold and cream, it's by far the most stunning bullet journal I've ever seen. But is it functional? Of course it is,… Continue reading Bullet journal review: Shine Bright

Lettering practice
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A few of my favourite things #101

This post features affiliate links The reluctant countdown to the end of the summer continues and this week sees two lasts - Jenson's last swimming lesson with me in the pool before solo Big Boy Lessons start next week and his last day at pre-school. What a week! But let's have a quick look back… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #101

I'd rather be reading notecards
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Why I’d rather be reading

This post features a product sent for review purposes (all nerdy thoughts are my own) and affiliate links Two years ago Abrams & Chronicle published a wonderful little book called I'd Rather Be Reading, a mini coffee table book, packed full of literary-inspired artwork, quotes and photographs, and peppered with essays by fellow book nerds… Continue reading Why I’d rather be reading

Martha Brook Stationery Social 2019
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A few of my favourite things #100

Last week was probably my favourite week of the summer because I was able to do loads of exciting things with Jenson. I have a mere 13 days left with him until he starts school (not counting the days when I'm at work and he's at pre-school) and I'm planning on making as many fun… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #100

Back to school stationery shopping - WH Smith
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A back to school stationery wish list

This post features affiliate links Whether you're about to start a new academic year, a new job, or you just want to update your stash, you'll love the goodies I've found this week. Paperchase, Ryman and WHSmith all have fantastic offers to help you with your stationery shop. Paperchase have 3 for 2 across 250… Continue reading A back to school stationery wish list

World Calligraphy Day 2019 - Manuscript Pen co reviews
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World Calligraphy Day 2019

This post features gifted products and affiliate links Happy World Calligraphy Day! The lovely chaps from Small Man Media have sent me a cracking bundle of some of Manuscript Pen Company's best products (and some Silvine notebooks to boot!) to celebrate this wonderfully nerdy day - and I'm in a sharing mood. As you read… Continue reading World Calligraphy Day 2019

Am I Overthinking This? by Michelle Rial - book review
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Am I overthinking this?

I was sent this product for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features an affiliate link Did you know that if you Google 'overthinking' you get over 21 million results?! If you're anything like me and overthink about how much you're overthinking, you need Am I Overthinking This? in your life.… Continue reading Am I overthinking this?

Papergang - Hit the Town box review
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A few of my favourite things #99

Some of the products featured in this post were sent for review purposes (marked with *). This post features some affiliate links I felt so productive and inspired last week. I managed to find the time to practice my lettering, schedule blog posts, and get back into Grow & Glow. I nailed my elevator pitch… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #99