no time for pricks print from etsy
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Item of the day: No time for pricks print from Etsy

You know how one of my goals this year is to give less fucks? I think I need this inspirational print on my wall as a reminder. Ain't nobody got no time for pricks! While you're on Etsy, check out the rest of the awesomeness in Polly's store. No time for pricks print, £10.00

review of The Essential Christmas #BoxOfLame
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Review: The Essential Christmas #BoxOfLame

That Lame Company is one of my new favourite sites. When I finally got to open the Blogger Box of Lame on my birthday a few weeks ago I couldn't believe how much awesome was packed in for such a bargain price. I was luckily enough to get the Essential Christmas Box of Lame for… Continue reading Review: The Essential Christmas #BoxOfLame

december 2016 photos
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My life in photos: December 2016

Eek, it's not just the end of another month but the end of another year! And it certainly had its ups and downs, what with the fridge freezer breaking down and our bathroom leaking through all three floors. But there was plenty of fun to be had too. 1. Luke came to the Etsy Made… Continue reading My life in photos: December 2016

cornish christmas gift guide 2016
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Christmas Gift Guide 2016: With love from Cornwall

You can't call yourself a Cornish geek and not feature a gift guide with Cornish goodies now, can you?! I've mentioned before that I love shopping independent and local where possible, so here's a selection of gifts from some of my favourite Cornish brands/creators. Teacup and tea plate by Isobel Higley Ceramics, Etsy, £24.95 and… Continue reading Christmas Gift Guide 2016: With love from Cornwall

jenson craft box penzance
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Exploring Cornwall: The Craft Box, Penzance

I've been meaning to tell you about this wonderful place since we first took Jenson last year. The Craft Box is a beautiful arts cafe in Penzance (there's one in Helston too) where you can pop in with your children to create the perfect gift or memento. We took Jenson last year when he was… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: The Craft Box, Penzance

etsy made local st ives christmas market
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Sunday Snapshot(s) #59

This week's Sunday Snapshot is a series of photos taken at the Etsy Made Local opening night in St Ives on Friday. The Christmas market is on until 5pm today, so do pop down to the Guildhall to shop local and independent this Christmas! Some of my faves will be popping up in my Cornish… Continue reading Sunday Snapshot(s) #59

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Saturday Share #75

There's plenty of fun blog posts to read in the run up to Christmas, along with places to visit (in Cornwall and globally) and relatable parenting. Enjoy! I used to think I was busy before I became a mum but as a working parent there just really aren't enough hours in the day. Rachel's post… Continue reading Saturday Share #75

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Friday Favourites #24

It's been a pretty great week, packed with family time, birthday treats and an epic blogging opportunity. Sure, the week started with a broken fridge freezer (we had to replace that and all its contents - just what you want right before Christmas!) but I've also been able to catch up with friends and family… Continue reading Friday Favourites #24