fountain pen day giveaway with Pen Chalet
stationery

Fountain Pen Day giveaway with Pen Chalet

Today is the sixth annual Fountain Pen Day! It was established in 2012 'to help embrace, promote, and share the use of fountain pens in day-to-day life, as well to help revive handwriting as a whole'. I'm celebrating with a giveaway with Pen Chalet. You could win a Caran d'Ache 849 fountain pen (check out… Continue reading Fountain Pen Day giveaway with Pen Chalet

Christmas giveaway
Lifestyle

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]

personalised my golden ticket book review
Books

Book review: Personalised My Golden Ticket from Wonderbly [+ giveaway]

When I saw on Twitter that Wonderbly had just released a new personalised book for fans of Roald Dahl I knew this was something I had to review. I had a personalised story book growing up and I jumped at the chance to order a copy of My Golden Ticket* for Jenson, especially one linked… Continue reading Book review: Personalised My Golden Ticket from Wonderbly [+ giveaway]

lansinoh manual breast pump
Parenthood

Feed With Confidence with Lansinoh [giveaway]

A couple of weeks ago I was approached by a PR about a post on breastfeeding with confidence and I was completely upfront: I didn't/couldn't breastfeed and so didn't  feel comfortable writing about something I hadn't experienced. But the campaign isn't necessarily about breastfeeding. The campaign is called 'feed' with confidence and they were happy… Continue reading Feed With Confidence with Lansinoh [giveaway]

the rock pool cafe, mousehole
Cornwall

Rock Pool Cafe: Summer menu and giveaway

We've come to the last of my blogaversary giveaways! At the last minute I ended up with nine different giveaways instead of seven, so you guys have been well and truly initiated into the best that Cornwall has to offer. Each giveaway is open for a week, so be sure to check out the others… Continue reading Rock Pool Cafe: Summer menu and giveaway

polgoon vineyard and orchard tour and taster
Cornwall

Polgoon Vineyard and Orchard: A tour, taster and giveaway

When I decided to do a week of giveaways for my blog's fifth birthday, I wanted to focus on the Cornish part of the blog's relatively new name and celebrate some of my favourite local businesses. I made a list and aimed high, offering my promotional services whilst also seeing what they could offer readers.… Continue reading Polgoon Vineyard and Orchard: A tour, taster and giveaway

Fal River giveaway
Cornwall

Travel around Falmouth, Truro and the Roseland Peninsula by boat [Fal River giveaway]

When you're visiting somewhere the urge is always there to arrive at your destination as quickly as possible, but have you ever thought to take the scenic route? I've travelled by boat between Falmouth and St Mawes twice and also taken a trip down the river to Truro (read more here and here). It beats… Continue reading Travel around Falmouth, Truro and the Roseland Peninsula by boat [Fal River giveaway]

afternoon tea at Curiouser Creations
Cornwall

WIN afternoon tea for two at Curiouser Creations

I'm loving sharing some of my favourite places in Cornwall with you as part of my blog's fifth birthday and I'm so grateful that they've all offered something to you lucky readers. Today's giveaway is the ultimate embodiment of Cornish geekery. A few weeks ago I shared my new favourite tearoom - Curiouser Creations Cupcake… Continue reading WIN afternoon tea for two at Curiouser Creations

a family day in marazion
Cornwall

St Michael’s Mount: A fun family day out (review + giveaway)

My week of blog birthday giveaways continues with a fun family day out in Marazion. One of the most iconic places in Cornwall, if not the most iconic place, is St Michael's Mount, and it wasn't until a couple of years ago that I finally wandered around the castle itself. We were invited back as… Continue reading St Michael’s Mount: A fun family day out (review + giveaway)

fish and chip tuesday at the mexico inn
Cornwall

The Mexico Inn: The best fish and chips in Penzance (giveaway)

I'm continuing celebrating my blog's fifth birthday by shouting out some of my favourite places in Cornwall. I've mentioned before how much I freaking love The Mexico Inn* - and I'm clearly not the only one. Not by a long shot, as they just won Best Destination Pub! The food there is incredible and I… Continue reading The Mexico Inn: The best fish and chips in Penzance (giveaway)