Draw Here by Hervé Tullet - activity book review
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Mastering pen control with Draw Here

This product was sent for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links Before Jenson started school, whenever he would sit down to draw or write, he would clutch his pen or crayon in his hand and drag it across the page without much thought. After just a few weeks… Continue reading Mastering pen control with Draw Here

How to Cure a Ghost and Being in Your body by Fariha Roisin and Monica Ramos - review
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Book review: How to Cure a Ghost by Fariha Róisín

I was sent copies of these titles for review purposes. All thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links Over the summer, I saw a few Bookstagram accounts raving about early review copies of Fariha Róisín's How to Cure a Ghost. I didn't pay too much attention to it, other than to briefly swoon… Continue reading Book review: How to Cure a Ghost by Fariha Róisín

New journals from Abrams + Chronicle
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New journals from Abrams & Chronicle

This post features products sent for review purposes and affiliate links I'm a sucker for a journal, whether it's blank for your own thoughts or guided to help you make sense of your life. I especially love using them to set goals and record precious memories, whether it's in my bullet journal or something a… Continue reading New journals from Abrams & Chronicle

Brand Brilliance by Fiona Humberstone - book review
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Books to boost your creativity

This post features affiliate links and some review copies (marked with *) This year I've been working on my personal and professional development, exploring new ways to be creative and learn new things. Grow & Glow and Simply Lettering have been hugely influential lately, and I've also been using my commute to devour some truly… Continue reading Books to boost your creativity

Shine Bright Productivity Journal review
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Bullet journal review: Shine Bright

This product was sent for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links Chronicle Books' Shine Bright Productivity Journal really is a thing of beauty. Available in black, gold and cream, it's by far the most stunning bullet journal I've ever seen. But is it functional? Of course it is,… Continue reading Bullet journal review: Shine Bright

I'd rather be reading notecards
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Why I’d rather be reading

This post features a product sent for review purposes (all nerdy thoughts are my own) and affiliate links Two years ago Abrams & Chronicle published a wonderful little book called I'd Rather Be Reading, a mini coffee table book, packed full of literary-inspired artwork, quotes and photographs, and peppered with essays by fellow book nerds… Continue reading Why I’d rather be reading

Am I Overthinking This? by Michelle Rial - book review
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Am I overthinking this?

I was sent this product for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features an affiliate link Did you know that if you Google 'overthinking' you get over 21 million results?! If you're anything like me and overthink about how much you're overthinking, you need Am I Overthinking This? in your life.… Continue reading Am I overthinking this?

Hand Lettering Ledger by Mary Kate McDevitt - review
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Book review: Hand Lettering Ledger

[Ad - review. I was sent this book for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links] If you're a regular around these parts, you'll know that I'm on something of a lettering journey this year. I'm on a mission to learn some techniques and I'm sharing all of my… Continue reading Book review: Hand Lettering Ledger

Mindfulness Cards: Simple Practices for Everyday Life by Rohan Gunatillake - review
Lifestyle, Mental Health

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

Small World by Ishta Mercurio and Jen Corace
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What Jenson has been reading lately #5

[Ad - review. I was sent a copy of Small World for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links] I love that I'm raising a mini bookworm. Jenson has got his favourite books memorized (seriously, he can recite The Gruffalo word for word) and he's always asking to go… Continue reading What Jenson has been reading lately #5