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Why you should support small businesses this Christmas [gift guide and £200+ giveaway]

This year I'm making a conscious effort to support small businesses when it comes to Christmas shopping, from food to gifts, to decorations and gift wrap. Wherever possible I'm avoiding the high street chains and buying from local and independent sellers. I don't know about you but one of my favourite things about Christmas is… Continue reading Why you should support small businesses this Christmas [gift guide and £200+ giveaway]

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Books, feminism, Film, Jenson, Lifestyle

Stationery Matters, We Should All Be Feminists and mulled wine #LittleLoves

Welcome to another week of #LittleLoves, where I share what I've been loving over the past week. I've whizzed through the latest Holly Bourne, been moved by a TED Talk and listened to an old favourite. Check out the highlights. Read: It Only Happens in the Movies and Stationery Matters. I freaking love Holly Bourne… Continue reading Stationery Matters, We Should All Be Feminists and mulled wine #LittleLoves

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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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Books, Film, Lifestyle

Lumberjanes, Baby Groot and new shoes #LittleLoves

Not gonna lie, it's been a bit of a quiet ol' week. Well, work is a bit hectic, as is to be expected at this time of year, but it's had its highlights. Two former colleagues popped in to say hey, which is always nice, and I was able to get in the pool with… Continue reading Lumberjanes, Baby Groot and new shoes #LittleLoves

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Review: #BlurtBuddyBox

There are so many awesome subscription services out there but one that really stands out is the Buddy Box from Blurt. Blurt is a small but fantastic team of people dedicated to supporting people with depression. Their monthly Buddy Box is a beautiful care package providing people with a hug in a box. It's packed… Continue reading Review: #BlurtBuddyBox

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Jenson, Parenthood

Jenson: 19 months old

I know I'm biased but we really do have the best kid. He's loving, intelligent, thoughtful, imaginative... Sure, he has the odd paddy but it's generally when he has to leave the park or if you're eating something and he isn't. Over the last month he really has blossomed and it's been amazing to have… Continue reading Jenson: 19 months old

review of The Essential Christmas #BoxOfLame
blogging, crafting, Lifestyle, stationery

Review: The Essential Christmas #BoxOfLame

That Lame Company is one of my new favourite sites. When I finally got to open the Blogger Box of Lame on my birthday a few weeks ago I couldn't believe how much awesome was packed in for such a bargain price. I was luckily enough to get the Essential Christmas Box of Lame for… Continue reading Review: The Essential Christmas #BoxOfLame

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blogging, Books, Lifestyle

Saturday Share #79

I've been inspired by so many posts over the last couple of weeks and some have even helped shape my 2017 goals. I want to go on more adventures and try new things, making a conscious effort to visit places I've never been before - Anna's recommendation of The Sanctuary in Truro sounds like a… Continue reading Saturday Share #79

Jenson Christmas 2016
Books, Jenson, Lifestyle

Friday Favourites #28: A Christmas 2016 special

If 'look what I got' Christmas posts aren't your thing, and if your ovaries don't explode over photos of cute kids, then look away, cos this post ain't for you! I wanted to take a minute to share some of my favourite photos from the day, as well as some of my favourite gifts. Here's… Continue reading Friday Favourites #28: A Christmas 2016 special