st michaels hotel and spa, falmouth
Cornwall, Lifestyle

A night at St Michael’s Hotel & Spa, Falmouth

I turned 29 on Sunday and the best present of all was the most epic of treats: a night at St Michael's Hotel and Spa* in Falmouth. We have never had a baby free night (he's 18 months old!) and haven't been out in over two months, so this evening was very much needed. The… Continue reading A night at St Michael’s Hotel & Spa, Falmouth

my life in photos - august 2016
Books, geekery, Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

My life in photos: August 2016

Yep, it's September already. Autumn is nearly here and with it comes the countdown to my birthday and Christmas. But before start living the hygge life, let's wave summer goodbye with a look back at my August in photos. 1. I reviewed A Midsummer Night's Dream at Penlee Park Theatre 2. We found our new… Continue reading My life in photos: August 2016

Dinner at The Alverton, Truro
Books, Film, Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Friday Favourites #14

If you've been reading my blog for the last week or so you'd be forgiven for thinking I'm a bit of a social butterfly. Last week I had a mums' night out and me and Luke have managed two date nights in the space of four days. Woah! Nights out are like buses as a… Continue reading Friday Favourites #14

Dinner at The Alverton, Truro
Cornwall, Lifestyle

Exploring Cornwall: The Alverton, Truro

Last summer I was invited to The Alverton in Truro to sample their afternoon tea selection and it was a welcome treat, with Jenson a mere four weeks old. This summer I was invited back* to try an evening meal - and I was not disappointed. My mum came over to watch Jenson so we… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: The Alverton, Truro

breathe magazine gratitude journal
Books, Lifestyle

Friday Favourites #12

Wow, it's been a helluva week! Cheers to the freakin' weekend, ey? It's been my first full working week in a few weeks¬†(Monday-Wednesday is a full week to me post-baby!) and we've been swamped with deadlines. Back at home we've also been reminded of shit people can be - don't always trust buyers on Facebook… Continue reading Friday Favourites #12

plan our date review
Lifestyle

Tried and tested: Plan Our Date + giveaway!

Once you become a parent, date nights grow fewer and father between - I think we get out maybe once every six to eight weeks. You know what couples with young children need? An at-home date night subscription service! And Plan Our Date* are here to help! The team are about to launch their first… Continue reading Tried and tested: Plan Our Date + giveaway!

seal sanctuary
blogging, Lifestyle, Parenthood, stationery

Friday Faves #10

This week has been pretty epic - we've had a rare date night, I've had a further night out with my bestie and a family day out with my boys, plus I've squeezed in some 'me time' to update the ol' bujo and massively built my blogging confidence. Intrigued? Read on - or just scroll… Continue reading Friday Faves #10