Mindfulness Cards: Simple Practices for Everyday Life by Rohan Gunatillake - review
Lifestyle, Mental Health

Simple mindfulness practices for everyday life

[I was sent this product for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post also features an affiliate link] I've been trying a few different tips and tricks this year to bring a bit more mindfulness into my everyday life. I've been journaling, keeping a gratitude log, regularly setting and reflecting on goals,… Continue reading Simple mindfulness practices for everyday life

Ecoline products from Craft Stash
stationery

A Craft Stash wish list

This post features affiliate links It wasn't until I heard that Craft Stash were stocking Simply Lettering that I realised they're pretty much a one-stop shop for all things hand lettering and bullet journal. FYI, if your local newsagents aren't stocking the mag, you can get it here (and check out my initial review here… Continue reading A Craft Stash wish list

Wall art, Penzance
Lifestyle

A few of my favourite things #96

Well, happy Monday to ya! I missed posting this update last week so you're in for a bumper nerdy post today, you lucky thing you. Wall art I took a different route home with Jenson the other day and spotted this beautiful wall art. It just screams Martha Brook and I need to pop back… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #96

What I've been reading lately
Books

What I’ve been reading lately #19

This post features affiliate links It's been a while since I've updated you on my reading progress for the year. I've now read 41/52 books for this year's Goodreads Challenge and the last six have been pretty eclectic - three feminist non-fiction, two young adults, and a Harry Potter. I'm anything but predictable. If you're… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #19

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