curiouser creations - featured

Exploring Cornwall: Curiouser Creations

Yesterday I visited what is quite possibly the most wonderful place in Cornwall - Curiouser Creations*. Rebecca Olver has really upped the game when it comes to quirky coffee shops with this Alice in Wonderland themed cafe. The attention to detail with the decor and cakes is incredible - and the coffee's pretty damn good… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: Curiouser Creations

2017 summer bucket list
Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Summer bucket list 2017

Now that another half-term is behind us and summer is inching ever closer, I've got to thinking about things I want to do this summer in Cornwall - in particular fun and affordable things we can do as a family. Here's what I've come up with. 1. Visit the Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens. Taking Jenson anywhere… Continue reading Summer bucket list 2017

saturday share

Saturday Share #99

This week I've been falling for Cornish blogs, debating politics, wanderlusting and swooning over bujos. Take a look at this week's fave posts. You'd be forgiven for thinking that being a blogger in Cornwall is relatively niche but there are loads of other Cornish blogs that I love and follow; they're great for discovering local… Continue reading Saturday Share #99

tapas night at the rock pool cafe

Exploring Cornwall: Tapas at The Rock Pool Cafe

Last week we had our first date night in six months - and it was worth the wait. We were treated to a tapas night at The Rock Pool Cafe*, one of my favourite local spots. Luke had never been before and I was glad to finally be able to show him the incredible view… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: Tapas at The Rock Pool Cafe

fish and chip tuesday at the mexico inn

Exploring Cornwall: The best fish and chips!

I love The Mexico Inn. It's no longer my local so I relish any opportunity to go back. When The Range opened a few weeks ago I made sure to pop up to check it out on a Tuesday so that I had the perfect excuse to go over the road and introduce my mum… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: The best fish and chips!

newquay zoo

Exploring Cornwall: Newquay Zoo and Blue Reef Aquarium

If you're looking for a fun family day out in Cornwall you can't beat Newquay. Traditionally playground of surfers and twenty-something clubbers, Newquay is also great for animal-loving families. During the last Bank Holiday weekend Luke's parents took us out for the day. We could go pretty much anywhere and I thought Jenson would love… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: Newquay Zoo and Blue Reef Aquarium

saturday share

Saturday Share #97

My fave posts this week have had me wanderlusting (as per usual!), adding more books to my wish list and building my blog admin list. Looking to grow your blog? Hannah's shared how she grew her Instagram following and Holly has posted a Mailchimp how to. Cat also has awesome awesome tips on approaching brands.… Continue reading Saturday Share #97

Dolly's Tea Room & Wine Bar, Falmouth
Cornwall, Lifestyle

Exploring Cornwall: Dolly’s Tea Room & Wine Bar

Recently I went to Dolly's Tea Room & Wine Bar in Falmouth for my friend's hen do. The venue was so beautiful and the food so tasty that I just had to photograph everything and post a review. If you like a traditional afternoon tea, gin served in teapots and labradors wearing pearls, this is… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: Dolly’s Tea Room & Wine Bar

saturday share

Saturday Share #95

It's been a busy ol' week in the blogosphere, with plenty of conflict and debate - primarily based around Instagram bots and 'blaggers' - but there's been a lot of positivity too. Here's what I've loved reading this week. Be still my heart (or rather be quiet my tummy!). Cathryn's no-bake lemon and elderflower cheesecake… Continue reading Saturday Share #95

saturday share

Saturday Share #94

There's definitely a mix of favourite posts this week, including discussions on mental health, blog collaborations and wanderlusting. Have a gander below. I love the opportunities that blogging offers and opens up for creatives. Cathryn from Little Paper Swans has just launched her own stock images and is also working on some short courses. If… Continue reading Saturday Share #94