a monster calls
Books, Film, Lifestyle

A Monster Calls, Fathers Day and new shoes #LittleLoves

I went back to work this week after an incredible week off and I struggled a bit with the hot weather. I managed to squeeze in some reading though - and some questionable TV last weekend! Here's what I've been up to this week. Read: Why did no-one warn me about A Monster Calls when… Continue reading A Monster Calls, Fathers Day and new shoes #LittleLoves

Review: Box of Lame from That Lame Company
Lifestyle

Review: Box of Lame

I've blogged about the Box of Lame before (I've got the Blogger Box and Christmas Box) but it's totally worth blogging about the latest too as they just keep getting better. That Lame Company is easily one of my favourite websites. Chloe creates so many awesome, quirky and affordable products that it's hard not to… Continue reading Review: Box of Lame

glamour magazine
Lifestyle

Thirteen Reasons Why, Taylor Swift and the start of summer #LittleLoves

I picked the perfect week for annual leave; the weather has been incredible and it's been great to just be outside with my boys. Here's a look at what I've been up to this week. Read: Glamour magazine. Magazines are a luxury item these days - have you seen how expensive they are? Gone are… Continue reading Thirteen Reasons Why, Taylor Swift and the start of summer #LittleLoves

2017 summer bucket list
Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Summer bucket list 2017

Now that another half-term is behind us and summer is inching ever closer, I've got to thinking about things I want to do this summer in Cornwall - in particular fun and affordable things we can do as a family. Here's what I've come up with. 1. Visit the Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens. Taking Jenson anywhere… Continue reading Summer bucket list 2017

wonder woman
Books, Film, geekery, Lifestyle

Wonder Woman, One Love Manchester and General Election 2017 #LittleLoves

Quel week! Sorry, I read Oh yeah, Audrey the other day and I'm constantly coming out with Breakfast at Tiffany's quotes. Here's a look at what we've been up to. Read: Going back to work for three days meant I had time to read! I finished A Tree Grows in Brooklyn on Monday (I can… Continue reading Wonder Woman, One Love Manchester and General Election 2017 #LittleLoves

why i march from abrams and chronicle
Books, Lifestyle

Why politics matters to me – and why it should matter to you #BloggersWhoVote

Growing up I didn't really care/know much about politics. All I knew was that my dad would watch a lot of news and Prime Ministers Questions, etc, and it looked really boring. People kept talking over each other yet no-one was really saying much of anything. What was it all about? Fast forward to the… Continue reading Why politics matters to me – and why it should matter to you #BloggersWhoVote

Abrams + Chronicle post
blogging, Film, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Birthday celebrations, summer footwear and awesome post #LittleLoves

I've had a hectic week off work as we've been celebrating Jenson's second birthday! I'm now officially the mother of a two year old. May the tantrums begin (continue...). But Jenson hasn't been the only one to receive some epic stuff over the last few days. Here's a look at our week. Read: As I've… Continue reading Birthday celebrations, summer footwear and awesome post #LittleLoves

star wars sign from totally funky
Film, geekery, Lifestyle, Parenthood

The ultimate Father’s Day gift

Find it hard to shop for your dad/grandad/partner for Father's Day? I've found the ultimate gift from Totally Funky*. I challenge you to find a single bloke who isn't into Star Wars, or at least appreciates the "I'm your father" line. It's particularly apt in our house - my partner is called Luke and he… Continue reading The ultimate Father’s Day gift

jenson park
Books, Lifestyle

The Next Together, Peppa Pig and annual leave #LittleLoves

What a week! For the last few days I've felt like it's not my place (and my blog is not the platform) to comment on the tragic events in Manchester but it has been on my mind a lot. It has certainly made me cherish the little moments with Jenson more. Here's a look at… Continue reading The Next Together, Peppa Pig and annual leave #LittleLoves