saturday share

Saturday Share #109

This week I bookmarked over a dozen links that I loved, most of them review/sponsored posts. I know some people have a love/hate relationship with these types of posts but I love it when a blog suits the brand really well, the content is well thought out and I find out about something I might… Continue reading Saturday Share #109

notebook pen and keyboard
Books, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Friday Favourites #15

Autumn is definitely on the way - it was still dark when I got up for work the other day! Granted, it was a particularly early start and I was up just before 6am, but still. Summer is pretty much over so it's time to rediscover the joy in the little things, like finding a… Continue reading Friday Favourites #15

personalised fathers day wooden flag from not on the high street
Books, Film, Lifestyle

Last-minute Father’s Day gift guide

In case it's slipped your mind, this Sunday is Father's Day. It's Luke's first and we have grandads to buy for now too, so I've pulled together a little selection of ideas for the dads/grandads in your life. Whether you're looking for something sentimental or sensible, cool or quirky, I've got you covered! Star Wars… Continue reading Last-minute Father’s Day gift guide

joules 2015 diary
Lifestyle, stationery

National Stationery Week: Diary Day

Don't let the fact that it's the weekend fool you - National Stationery Week is on ALL WEEK! And today is Diary Day, something I'm rather fond of, seeing as I own five diaries (really!). Firstly, I have my Filofax. It was a gift from my parents when I graduated and I love it. It's… Continue reading National Stationery Week: Diary Day


Pick up a pencil!

There's nothing wrong with being a stationery addict, right? I mean, we all have our quirks. And this addiction is cheaper than most. To be honest, I'm not much of a pencil user - I favour a black biro myself. But these are better than anything I ever had in school. Gotta love Not on… Continue reading Pick up a pencil!

blogging, Lifestyle, stationery

Gifts for writers

Buying a gift for a writer is pretty simple on a budget - you can never go wrong with a nice pen or notebook. But what if you want to get them something a bit more special? I'm here to help. Here are dozens of gift ideas for writers on every budget. Under £10 The… Continue reading Gifts for writers


New favourite range: Happy Jackson

  Happy Jackson creates and sells dozens of cool designs but as it's National Stationery Week, here's my pick of their stationery. And the best part? They're all currently available at a reduced price for a limited time. Get 'em while you can! Pen orgy pencil case, £5.59, Happy days pencil case, £4.79, Genius pencil… Continue reading New favourite range: Happy Jackson