tea and chocolate
Mental Health, Parenthood

Self-Care Sunday #36

You may have noticed a lack of self-care posts over the last fortnight. Not gonna lie, I've not had a lot of time for self-care, despite my insistence that everyone should be able to find at least half an hour for themselves each week. We all have our bad weeks. What I've learned this week,… Continue reading Self-Care Sunday #36

finding audrey by sophie kinsella
Books, Film, Lifestyle

Friday Favourites #36

Not gonna lie, this week has been rough. I've found out what it's like to be poorly at the same time as your child - man, is it hard! But there have still been some highlights. Here's this week's Friday Favourites. 1. Being looked after. Yeah, it was 'just a cold', but it was the… Continue reading Friday Favourites #36

my life in photos february 2017
Jenson, Lifestyle, stationery

My life in photos: February 2017

Seriously, how is it already March? It feels like it was just Christmas! But at least it means spring is on the way - plenty of opportunities for fun days in the park and on the beach with the boys. Here's a look back at a cold and stormy February. 1. Presents from Dom (check… Continue reading My life in photos: February 2017

roald dahl chocolate
blogging, Books, Lifestyle

Friday Favourites #35

I'm writing this post on Thursday night, having already got Jenson in bed (his own bed!) and caught up on this week's episode of The Walking Dead. Result! And there's plenty more excitement where that came from. 1. Spring. It's on the way, honest! It's actually light when I get home from work (just) and… Continue reading Friday Favourites #35

unicorn chocolate
Books, geekery, Jenson, Lifestyle

Friday Favourites #34

I make a note of things I want to include in my Friday Favourites post throughout the week and for the first time in a while I came up with way more than five. Some weren't especially time-sensitive, so I've carried them over to next week's post, but it's nice to have some many little… Continue reading Friday Favourites #34

2016 christmas gift guide - gifts for her
Lifestyle

2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Her

Whether you're looking to treat your bestie, your sister, your mum or even yourself, you're bound to find something here. From bath bombs to brownies and cocktails to cushions, Santa's gonna wanna peek at this gift guide! Fox lap warmer, £34.99 Hand cream, Prezzybox, £5.95 Peach flavoured cocktail syrup and chocolate truffle gift set, Next,… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Her

saturday share_blue
blogging, Film, Lifestyle

Saturday Share #65

I have been inspired by so many blog posts this week. I hope you find something new and interesting amongst the following list, including Cornwall loving, yummy recipes, drooling over Jo-Go and learning how not to be an asshole on the internet! Cornwall Anna is fast becoming one of my favourite bloggers. I love her… Continue reading Saturday Share #65

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blogging, Books, Lifestyle, Parenthood, stationery

Follow Friday #50

Last week I was too knackered to post a Follow Friday, so my 50th(!) post is now a bumper special. Seems rather apt. Looking to experiment in the kitchen this weekend? I've got you covered with loads of new recipes, as well as tips for those wanting to start a bullet journal and a whole… Continue reading Follow Friday #50

alice tea chest from whittard
Books, Lifestyle

Item of the day: Alice’s tea chest from Whittard

I've blogged before about the awesome Alice in Wonderland stock at Whittard and now there's more! Check out this incredible tea chest with three tasty flavours - afternoon tea, raspberry and vanilla. And, of course, the packaging is rather stunning. It's £15.00 for the set. If you're anything like me, you'll need some biccies to… Continue reading Item of the day: Alice’s tea chest from Whittard

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blogging, Books, stationery

Follow Friday #22

There is so much awesome in the blogosphere that my 'to read' list is just shy of 400 posts! Every time I read something amazing there's a dozen more posts to add to the list! Just like these little lovelies... Baby Dear Mummy, I'm Not Sleeping Because... - Huffington Post Babysitter box - Life Unexpected… Continue reading Follow Friday #22