jen kirkman just keep livin
Books, Film, Lifestyle, Music

Friday Favourites #30

It's been the first full week (ok, I'm part-time but still) back at work since Christmas and I've been bleddy knackered. The commute means I'm ready for bed come 8pm on a Wednesday so I don't really get much done the first half of the week. Now's the time for catching up on laundry, tidying… Continue reading Friday Favourites #30

kate spade dinosaur bag
geekery, Lifestyle

Item of the day: Kate Spade dinosaur bags

Holy shitballs, have you seen the new Kate Spade dinosaur bags?! My fave is the T-Rex (also available as an iPhone case - has anyone started the campaign for Android cases yet?). I've long been a fan (but sadly not owner of) her novelty range and there is so much to swoon over. I'm also… Continue reading Item of the day: Kate Spade dinosaur bags

gifts for bookworms 2016
Books, Lifestyle, stationery

2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For bookworms

This is always a fun gift guide to put together - and stressful, as I remind myself what literary goodies I've already shared recently. Got a bookworm in your life? Looking to treat yourself? There are some great boxsets and accessories here, if I may say so myself. Roald Dahl centenary boxed set, Wordery, £59.97… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For bookworms

christmas gift guide 2016 for men
Books, geekery, Lifestyle

2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Him

Anyone else notice that most of the gift guides for men tend to be full of sweaters, socks and smellies? I don't know about you but that's not the kind of thing the men in my life want! In fact, I asked Luke to help me put together this little gift guide. So if you… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Him

free spirit weekender bag from accessorize
Lifestyle

Item of the day: Free Spirit weekender bag from Accessorize

Anyone else have to carry their whole life around with them when they leave the house? Granted, with a toddler in tow, there's a lot more stuff required, but even when I'm off to work I still pack pretty much everything except the kitchen sink. Accessorize is great for pretty, over-sized bags and I love… Continue reading Item of the day: Free Spirit weekender bag from Accessorize

roald dahl 100 wish list
Books, Lifestyle, stationery

Happy Roald Dahl Day!

Today is a big day in any bookworm's calendar - Roald Dahl Day. And not just any Roald Dahl Day - it's the celebration of what would be his 100th birthday! An extra special day indeed! And in honour of this momentous occasion, I've put together a little wish list of products that any Dahl… Continue reading Happy Roald Dahl Day!

next summer sale 2016
Lifestyle, Parenthood

Item(s) of the day: Best of the Next sale

Today's item of the day is a bit of a biggie because I wanted to squeeze my picks of the Next sale into my week's scheduled posts. Here are my fave little beauties (search the names to bring up the items - I always find it hard navigating the sale stuff on the website!). Oatmeal… Continue reading Item(s) of the day: Best of the Next sale

new look summer wish list part 2
Lifestyle

(Another) New Look summer wish list

Yeah, I know I posted one about six weeks ago but my gosh New Look are killing it with their summer stock! And it's not just about the long baggy vest tops and midi skirts - there are hellah cute bags, purses and picnic wear too! You'll wanna get your mitts on all of these… Continue reading (Another) New Look summer wish list