A few of my favourite things
Lifestyle

A few of my favourite things #83

Pinch punch and all that jazz. We're a quarter of the way through the year and you know what? I'm feeling strangely positive. I'm not sure if it's the weather, the workshops I've recently attended, or the hefty dose of folic acid I've been on for a couple of months now but something has changed.… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #83

Shazam: The Golden Age of the World's Mightiest Mortal (book review)
Books, geekery

Book review: Shazam: The Golden Age of the World’s Mightiest Mortal

[Ad - review. I was sent a copy of this book for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post also contains an affiliate link] Shazam is my second most anticipated cinema release of the year, ever so slightly behind Avengers: Endgame. I knew nothing about the comic book series ahead of viewing… Continue reading Book review: Shazam: The Golden Age of the World’s Mightiest Mortal

Creative journaling and mindfulness workshop with Love Light Lexi
Lifestyle, Mental Health, stationery

Creative journaling and mindfulness workshop

Earlier this week I headed back to The Green Room for a creative journaling and mindfulness workshop with Lexi from Love Light Lexi. I started bullet journaling three years ago (check out my first post here) and dipped in and out of various notebooks, struggling to meet the ridiculous expectations I set myself. Towards the… Continue reading Creative journaling and mindfulness workshop

Spring blossoms
Lifestyle, Uncategorized

A few of my favourite things #82

How lovely was yesterday? Spring is well and truly here. Not gonna lie, I was a bit disappointed not to have had a snow day after last year but I'm glad to see the sun again. Ready for a look back at last week? Writing workshop In case you missed it, I went to a… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #82

Spring 2019 bucket list - bullet journal update
Lifestyle, stationery

Spring 2019 bucket list and bullet journal update

[Disclosure: this post features products previously sent for review purposes and which I still use almost a year later] I like to keep my bullet journal super minimal these days and completely take the pressure off my very limited artistic talent. But when it came to writing my spring bucket list, I knew I wanted… Continue reading Spring 2019 bucket list and bullet journal update

Anna Mansell
Books, Cornwall

Interview with writer Anna Mansell

Yesterday I wrote about a writing workshop I recently attended, led by writer Anna Mansell. It was an inspiring and empowering session, which encouraged me to really think about the kind of writer I want to be. I thought Anna was so ballsy for walking away from her job (marketing for a theatre company) and… Continue reading Interview with writer Anna Mansell

Writing workshop
blogging, Books, Cornwall, Lifestyle

Thoughts on feeling the fear and writing anyway

At the start of the year I set myself a few goals, some personal, some professional. I wanted to feel creative and challenged. I wanted to start making more time for myself. Actually, it was more than that. I wanted to learn to be ok with putting myself first sometimes. It's easy to feel like… Continue reading Thoughts on feeling the fear and writing anyway

Captain Marvel
Lifestyle

A few of my favourite things #81

I've just realised that my weekly round-up posts tend to focus on either books or food. This week it's certainly the latter! Japanese treats One of the girls in the office just got back from Japan, complete with suitably kawaii treats. I had to photograph this one before I tore into it. Captain Marvel Yep,… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #81

Bibliophile
blogging, Books, stationery

The perks of being a book blogger

[Ad - review/previous collaboration. I was sent the pictured products for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post also contains affiliate links] I've been blogging about books for nearly seven years now and I bleddy love it. As a lifelong bookworm, it's such a fun platform to share what I love with… Continue reading The perks of being a book blogger

Quotes & Questions: A journal for your kid's quotable moments by Kate Pocrass
Jenson, Parenthood, stationery

Kids say the funniest things

[Ad - review. I received a copy of this journal for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post also contains an affiliate link] Kids say the funniest things. I've been using my one line a day journal to record a memory a day since the day Jenson was born and lately that… Continue reading Kids say the funniest things