The blogosphere is getting all kinds of festive, with some fab gift guides and other holiday highlights. In amongst all the Blogmas posts you can also spot a few inspiring lifestyle gems. Here’s a look at what I’ve loved reading over the last fortnight.
Want to use Twitter to grow your blog? Corinne has put together the ultimate guide to retweet accounts.
When it comes to blogging, it’s easy to make assumptions on bloggers’ real lives based on what they choose to share. Cathryn explains that she’s not your average blogger and a fellow parent blogger has shared what it’s like living paycheck to paycheck. I know them feels.
My favourite post of the week is Charlotte’s piece on fitting in. It’s just so damn relatable!
Now for the gift guides:
17 Stunning Coffee-Table Books to Give This Christmas – BKY
Make These Easy Gift Boxes For The Coffee Lover In Your Life – A Pair & A Spare
SHOPPING: 21 Smaller Businesses to Support this Christmas – Treasure Every Moment
Clutter-Free Christmas Gift Ideas – Candy Pop
Speaking of Christmas, try this tipple.
And lastly, some shameless self-promo…
I’m thinking about launching an e-newsletter in the new year and would love to know your thoughts. The survey will only take a minute or two to complete and entrants will be entered into a draw to win a £10 Amazon voucher.
It’s that time of year again, folks: The UK Blog Awards. If you find my book and film reviews helpful, or if you drool over my stationery porn and snigger over my general chit-chat, I’d love it if you’d cast a vote for me under arts + culture and/or lifestyle. You get two votes per category, so share the blog love amongst some other faves too.