birthday christmas list 2017
Books, geekery, Lifestyle

My 2017 birthday/Christmas wish list

In case I've not mentioned it enough already, I turn 30 at the end of the month - eek! People have been warned against surprise parties, speeches, singing and any memorabilia with my age on but, ya know, presents are always gratefully received. I'm not a monster! Now that I'm old there's nothing I really… Continue reading My 2017 birthday/Christmas wish list

ms marvel volume 7
Books, Cornwall, Lifestyle, stationery

Friday Favourites #39

Have I mentioned how much I love that blogging keeps me in books and stationery? What else does a gal need for her life's happiness? I've built some fantastic working relationships with book publishers and stationery suppliers and I'm so grateful for the opportunities they provide me with. They're certainly keeping my postie in business!… Continue reading Friday Favourites #39

jen kirkman just keep livin
Books, Film, Lifestyle, Music

Friday Favourites #30

It's been the first full week (ok, I'm part-time but still) back at work since Christmas and I've been bleddy knackered. The commute means I'm ready for bed come 8pm on a Wednesday so I don't really get much done the first half of the week. Now's the time for catching up on laundry, tidying… Continue reading Friday Favourites #30

my goodreads reading challenge 2016
Books

My 2016 Goodreads Challenge

I'd had a Goodreads account for a while but not really used it until this year. When I was bored I liked to rate books in order to get recommendations but I never used it to track my reading. This year I set myself my first challenge - to read 50 books in 2016. I… Continue reading My 2016 Goodreads Challenge

my life in photos: july 2016
Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

My life in photos: July 2016

Looking back through my July photos reminded me what a sociable little bugger I was for a few weeks! Whodda thunk it? I managed to squeeze in a mums' night out, date night and family day out, as well as the usual coffee drinking, flower smelling and Netflix binges. Here's a look at my July… Continue reading My life in photos: July 2016

i like pretty things and the word fuck print
Books, geekery, Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood, stationery

Friday Favourites #7

I got to Thursday morning and only had two items on my mental note of Friday Favourites (who am I kidding, I've got notes in my Blogger's Journal!) and got a bit sulky about how I couldn't manage to think of five awesome things that have happened in the week. Then Thursday turned into a… Continue reading Friday Favourites #7

ms marvel volume 5
Books, geekery

Item of the day: Ms Marvel Vol 5

Last night I had a quick look on Amazon cos I was sure that the next volume of Ms Marvel is due out soon - and I was right! It's out on Tuesday! Then, shockingly, I had to check my order history to see if I'd already pre-ordered it. Well done past me - I… Continue reading Item of the day: Ms Marvel Vol 5

what ive been reading lately
Books

What I’ve been reading lately #4

Now that I'm back at work, I've been storming through my previously unread books and I've got plenty of recommendations. Here's a little rundown of what I've been reading lately Comic books are great for the commute because I can usually get through one per journey - no "OMG I don't wanna get off the… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #4

my life in photos: january 2016
Jenson, Lifestyle

My life in photos: January 2016

Is it just me or does it still feel like it was just Christmas and now January is already over? It flew by in a blur of germs, geekery, coffee and cake, as evidenced by the following photos. 1. My brother bought me a seasalt and caramel cookie kit for Christmas and I gave it… Continue reading My life in photos: January 2016