Busy B Christmas Planner review
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The ultimate Christmas planner from Busy B

Christmas. It's the most wonderful time of the year. And most stressful. Figuring out where you're going to spend the day, who's cooking, remembering to send a card to that great aunt who you forgot last year but who hasn't let you forget it over the last 12 months... Fortunately I've found something to help… Continue reading The ultimate Christmas planner from Busy B

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Some thoughts for Mental Health Awareness Week 2017

The Mental Health Foundation has hosted Mental Health Awareness Week every May since 2000. This year's theme is 'surviving to thriving'. "Good mental health is more than the absence of a mental health problem" - Mental Health Foundation This Mental Health Awareness Week, the Mental Health Foundation is asking why so many people are living… Continue reading Some thoughts for Mental Health Awareness Week 2017

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Welcome to A Cornish Geek!

Formerly A Few of My Favourite Things, A Cornish Geek is home to Emma, Cornish and proud, uber geek, bookworm, stationery obsessed, proud mumma and self-care enthusiast. About Stick around and you can expect to find book and film reviews, new stationery addictions, fangirl obsessions, regular self-care tips and more on the best places to… Continue reading Welcome to A Cornish Geek!

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Book review: Summary Justice by John Fairfax

I've found myself reading a lot of courtroom dramas/crimes thrillers lately and the more I read the more I think they might be my new favourite genre. They're certainly filling the Good Wife-shaped void in my life. The latest title is Summary Justice* by John Fairfax, a fascinating exploration of human rights, rehabilitation and what… Continue reading Book review: Summary Justice by John Fairfax

magazines, zines and newspapers I've been loving lately
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What I’ve been reading lately #6

Whether you're looking to take a break and want a beautiful read or if you're looking for some creative/blogging inspo, you can't go wrong with any of these incredible titles. Here's a look at some magazines. zines and newspapers I've been loving lately. Long live print! The Happy News is something I genuinely think everyone… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #6

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Time for an upgrade?

I need to upgrade my blog. It's time. I keep maxing out the available storage and I'm having to turn down opportunities because I'm not able to monetise my blog while I'm using a free WordPress account. I've been at this for over a decade - it's time to get serious! And I need your… Continue reading Time for an upgrade?

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Item of the day: 3 for 2 stationery from Ohh Deer

If you need to stock up on stationery essentials (and let's face it, who doesn't?!), today's the perfect day as Ohh Deer have a 3 for 2 offer on until midnight! In fact, there's so much awesome here that I can't pick just three items to share. Here's a whole load of Gemma Correll, girl… Continue reading Item of the day: 3 for 2 stationery from Ohh Deer