UK Blog Awards
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My bloggers of the year

I follow nearly 200 blogs on Bloglovin, from A Beautiful Chaos to Zen Scribbles. I had a semi-recent cull and unfollowed old URLs or those who hadn't posted for six months and the total still stands at 186. As I scroll through the list of blogs I follow, maybe 20 or so stand out as… Continue reading My bloggers of the year

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Saturday Share #123

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… Continue reading Saturday Share #123

Can't Sleep, Write Now journal review
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Trouble sleeping? Grab a pen.

Are you struggling to fall asleep at night? Do you lie awake with your brain twitching with ideas? That's not necessarily a bad thing. Whether your mind is worrying about bills, planning tomorrow's to-do list or plotting the next great novel, there's a simple tool to help you get back to the land of nod:… Continue reading Trouble sleeping? Grab a pen.

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Saturday Share #121

Most of this week's fave blog posts have contained plenty of top tips for fellow bloggers. There's an additional post the end that's non-blog specific, which is my absolute favourite of the week. Happy reading. I've been pondering starting an e-newsletter for a while but I've been a bit stuck on content - I want… Continue reading Saturday Share #121

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Saturday Share #120

As much as I love blogging, I love reading blogs too. One minute you can be wanderlusting over new places to add to your travel bucket list and the next you can be weeping over someone's personal account of a heart-breaking experience. From book hauls to recipes and home tours to pregnancy updates, my Bloglovin'… Continue reading Saturday Share #120

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Saturday Share #119

If you're looking for stationery porn, bujo tips and Christmas gift ideas look no further. I've got everything covered in my round-up of fave blog posts of the week. If you're trying to grow your blog, check out Eleanor's post on affiliate links and Amber's post on making your Instagram more interesting. Rebecca's got your… Continue reading Saturday Share #119

dot creates blog planner review
blogging, stationery

I’ve finally found the perfect blog planner!

Earlier this year I blogged about my quest to find the perfect blog planner. And I've only gone and bleddy found it! Danielle from Dot Creates has done her research with this one, surveying bloggers for weeks (myself included) to find out what they want and need. And it ticks all of my boxes: it… Continue reading I’ve finally found the perfect blog planner!

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Saturday Share #118

Must-read blog posts this week include tips on working with brands, improving your design skills and prepping for another stationery swap. Some bloggers worry that they'll lose their audience when they start blogging about their pregnancy but the opposite is true for me as a reader, as I've totally fallen for Forever Amber over the… Continue reading Saturday Share #118

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Saturday Share #117

This week's fave blogs posts have encouraged me to learn to love myself, binge on 90s nostalgia and swoon over a new lifestyle range. Take a look. Sophie Cliff is one of my ten favourite bloggers (I hate ranking things but can always group favourites!) and her post on learning to love herself was just… Continue reading Saturday Share #117

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Saturday Share #116

I'm writing this wearing Luke's snuggly jumper, tucked up in my mermaid blanket. I suggest you too snuggle up (maybe grab a brew first?) and enjoy a selection of the blog posts I've loved this week. I mentioned in yesterday's Little Loves post that I've been known to struggle a bit with the ol' Imposter… Continue reading Saturday Share #116