Rockpool Cafe
Lifestyle

A few of my favourite things #97

Looks like storms are coming today (hopefully not the metaphorical kind) so I'm extra grateful for the last few days I've had with Jenson. I'm trying not to count down the weeks and days until he starts school but I can't help but be aware that there are less than six weeks left of our… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #97

A few of my favourite things #69
Lifestyle

A few of my favourite things #69

I'm going to move swiftly past the title of this post and get straight onto sharing a few things I've loved from the last week. Snowman hot chocolates With marshmallows like these can you blame me for drinking so many hot chocolates? Plus it's practically one of my five a day (chocolate comes from a… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #69

a family day in marazion
Cornwall

Ten of the most Instagrammable places in Cornwall

Let's be honest, if we're meeting a friend for coffee, heading out on a date night or planning a family day out, we want to go somewhere that looks good on The Gram. We might not like to admit but it's all thanks to this crazy social media obsessed world we're living in. Which is… Continue reading Ten of the most Instagrammable places in Cornwall

a sunny afternoon in Mousehole, Cornwall
Cornwall, Jenson

A sunny afternoon in Mousehole

After all my moaning last Friday about not doing fun things with Jenson, I soon remembered that there's plenty of fun to be had for no money - when the weather is good. I spent the Bank Holiday weekend ticking 'playing on the beach' and 'picnic in the park' off my summer bucket list and… Continue reading A sunny afternoon in Mousehole

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

tapas night at the rock pool cafe
Cornwall

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

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blogging, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Saturday Share #70

More blogging tips this week, plus cute nursery decor and an important reminder to check your boobs! Blogging Anna shared some great Twitter hacks on the Cornish Creatives Facebook page the other day. So helpful! Speaking of Twitter, Gillian has some tips on improving your timeline Wanna know more about Snapchat? Parenthood I loved this… Continue reading Saturday Share #70

homemade cornish pasty
Cornwall

A round-up of Cornish favourites

I'm using this post as a referencing point for anyone looking for my Cornwall posts. I'll be adding to it as we visit new places. Got some tips? Leave a comment. This summer I want to get out and about a lot more in Cornwall. It was difficult last year with a newborn and this… Continue reading A round-up of Cornish favourites

follow friday
blogging, Books, Film, geekery, Lifestyle

Follow Friday #25

After missing last week's Follow Friday because I was (shock horror) actually out being sociable (I know, right!), and checking into the #lbloggers chat on Sunday for the first time in months, this week's Follow Friday has shit loads of awesome content for your reading pleasure. Enjoy! Books Why I let Jodi Picoult destroy my… Continue reading Follow Friday #25

the rockpool cafe, mousehole
Cornwall

Exploring Cornwall: Coastal walk through Mousehole and Newlyn with lunch at the Rock Pool Cafe

My grandad is buried in Paul so whenever I pop up to say hi with my mum during the summer, we tend to make a day of it and walk down into Mousehole. It's a gorgeous village which gets really busy with tourists in the summer and locals at Christmas (the lights are the best… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: Coastal walk through Mousehole and Newlyn with lunch at the Rock Pool Cafe