Afternoon tea from The Front Room, Penzance
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A few of my favourite things #102

This post features affiliate links It's the last time I'll be doing an end of summer countdown as Jenson starts Big School in a mere four sleeps! Fortunately for him, we'll still be hanging out with his bestie, even though they're at different schools (we've got a lunch date planned for tomorrow) and we've still… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #102

Lettering practice
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A few of my favourite things #101

This post features affiliate links The reluctant countdown to the end of the summer continues and this week sees two lasts - Jenson's last swimming lesson with me in the pool before solo Big Boy Lessons start next week and his last day at pre-school. What a week! But let's have a quick look back… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #101

Martha Brook Stationery Social 2019
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A few of my favourite things #100

Last week was probably my favourite week of the summer because I was able to do loads of exciting things with Jenson. I have a mere 13 days left with him until he starts school (not counting the days when I'm at work and he's at pre-school) and I'm planning on making as many fun… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #100

Papergang - Hit the Town box review
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A few of my favourite things #99

Some of the products featured in this post were sent for review purposes (marked with *). This post features some affiliate links I felt so productive and inspired last week. I managed to find the time to practice my lettering, schedule blog posts, and get back into Grow & Glow. I nailed my elevator pitch… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #99

Sunny weekends with Jenson
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A few of my favourite things #98

Uh oh, what's happened to the summer? Is it just me that's starting to get a whiff of autumn? Not gonna lie, when summer came around I was all for it but I do think autumn is my favourite season. But enough being British and talking about the weather (I actually identify as Cornish, in… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #98

Rockpool Cafe
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A few of my favourite things #97

Looks like storms are coming today (hopefully not the metaphorical kind) so I'm extra grateful for the last few days I've had with Jenson. I'm trying not to count down the weeks and days until he starts school but I can't help but be aware that there are less than six weeks left of our… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #97

Mindfulness Cards: Simple Practices for Everyday Life by Rohan Gunatillake - review
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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

Wall art, Penzance
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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

A few of my favourite things
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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