Books, Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Personalised alphabet poster from Wonderbly

Growing up I had a personalised story book and it was/is the coolest thing. It featured my family and friends as characters - even little ol' me! So when Wonderbly released My Golden Ticket last year I had to get my hands on a copy and write myself and Jenson into the story. They have… Continue reading Personalised alphabet poster from Wonderbly

saturday share
blogging

Saturday Share #111

As much as I consider myself a lifestyle blogger this little blog seems to become more and more stationery and books obsessed. Not that I'm complaining. And my blog reading seems to be much of the same. I was surprised earlier this year by how much I enjoyed Raven Boys and I love the nerdy… Continue reading Saturday Share #111

lobster biscuit from not on the high street
Lifestyle

Item of the day: Lobster biscuit from Not on the High Street

Not one for soppy gestures on Valentine's Day but feel like you really should do something? On a budget but want to make an effort? You can't go wrong with this lobster biscuit from Not on the High Street. Lobster biscuit, £8.00 I'd love it if you could take five minutes to complete my reader… Continue reading Item of the day: Lobster biscuit from Not on the High Street

simple reminders stickers from department store for the mind
Lifestyle, stationery

Item of the day: Simple reminders stickers from Department Store for the Mind at Not on the High Street

My 2017 bullet journal set-up is nearly ready to share - it took me an age just to decide what notebook I was going to use! I think stickers and washi tape are the way to go for me creatively as I'm not an artist but still want it to look pretty and colourful. I… Continue reading Item of the day: Simple reminders stickers from Department Store for the Mind at Not on the High Street

cornish christmas gift guide 2016
Cornwall, Lifestyle

Christmas Gift Guide 2016: With love from Cornwall

You can't call yourself a Cornish geek and not feature a gift guide with Cornish goodies now, can you?! I've mentioned before that I love shopping independent and local where possible, so here's a selection of gifts from some of my favourite Cornish brands/creators. Teacup and tea plate by Isobel Higley Ceramics, Etsy, £24.95 and… Continue reading Christmas Gift Guide 2016: With love from Cornwall

hygge candle from not on the high street
Lifestyle

Item of the day: Hygge candle from Not on the High Street

I'm all about living the hygge life and can't resist online window shopping all of the gorgeous accessories available. Did you know that Not on the High Street has a whole section dedicated to hygge? Perfect for a bit of last minute Christmas shopping. I love this definition candle; it's so Instagrammable - you can't… Continue reading Item of the day: Hygge candle from Not on the High Street

gifts for bookworms 2016
Books, Lifestyle, stationery

2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For bookworms

This is always a fun gift guide to put together - and stressful, as I remind myself what literary goodies I've already shared recently. Got a bookworm in your life? Looking to treat yourself? There are some great boxsets and accessories here, if I may say so myself. Roald Dahl centenary boxed set, Wordery, £59.97… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For bookworms

advent calendars 2016
Lifestyle, Parenthood

Top 10 advent calendars for 2016

Gone are the days of traditional chocolate advent calendars. These days you can get your mitts on anything from toys to beauty products - or build your own. Here are some of my faves for this year. Lindt bear, Sainsburys, £12.00 Personalised Christmas memories, Not on the High Street, £10.00 Advent for two, Hotel Chocolat,… Continue reading Top 10 advent calendars for 2016

2016 christmas gift guide - gifts for her
Lifestyle

2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Her

Whether you're looking to treat your bestie, your sister, your mum or even yourself, you're bound to find something here. From bath bombs to brownies and cocktails to cushions, Santa's gonna wanna peek at this gift guide! Fox lap warmer, £34.99 Hand cream, Prezzybox, £5.95 Peach flavoured cocktail syrup and chocolate truffle gift set, Next,… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Her