Good Enough t-shirt from The School of Life
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Learning to feel good enough with The School of Life

I think it's safe to say most of us have lacked self-confidence at some point or felt not good enough. We might have suffered with mum guilt or Imposter Syndrome. Or maybe all of the above. And while I think it's great to take action, set goals and make moves towards self-improvement at any point… Continue reading Learning to feel good enough with The School of Life

Essential stationery from Say Nice Things
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Stationery essentials from Say Nice Things

The lovely chaps from Say Nice Things sent me an early Christmas present the other day. They recently launched a stationery essentials kit, packed with everything you need for your studies or office job (raise your hand if you hate the generic office supplies!). You can buy it as a pack or as separate items.… Continue reading Stationery essentials from Say Nice Things

Christmas giveaway
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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]

sainsburys stationery sale
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An epic Sainsburys stationery sale haul

So the other day I nipped to Sainsburys to pick up a click and collect (some clothes I'd ordered for Jenson THE DAY BEFORE the 25% off started. But whatevs) and figured it would be rude not to check if there were some stationery bargains to be had. And oh em gee I picked up… Continue reading An epic Sainsburys stationery sale haul

Jane Austen stationery from Abrams + Chronicle
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Jane Austen stationery from Abrams + Chronicle

If you liked yesterday's Jane Austen subscription box, you'll love today's stationery collection. Abrams + Chronicle have released a gorgeous range of stationery* for Jane Austen's 200th anniversary - they're almost too pretty to use! You might have spotted the notecards in my recent World Letter Writing Day post (they arrived just in time and… Continue reading Jane Austen stationery from Abrams + Chronicle

Th[ink] dot grid notebooks from Creoly review
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Tried and tested: Th[ink] dot grid notebooks from Creoly

I recently joined the Creoly Early Bird Club reviewer program and just received my first item to review: the Creoly Th[ink] Hardbound Dotted Notebook*. Its Amazon description claims it's perfect for bullet journalling and it's not hard to see why. Available in three colours (black, red or blue), you can pick your cover to suit… Continue reading Tried and tested: Th[ink] dot grid notebooks from Creoly

stationery wish list
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A stationery wish list

You may remember that I used to do 'item of the day' posts, where I'd share my favourite finds. I recently decided to switch to semi-regular wish list posts instead. It's been a while since the last one but I've continued to bookmark some of my favourite little treats and now it's time to share… Continue reading A stationery wish list

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Friday Favourites #37

There's no #LittleLoves linky for a few weeks so I'm bringing back my Friday Favourites for August. It pains me that Jenson has had a week of late nights so I'm having to backdate the blog posts I'd planned for the week. Here's a look at our busy week. We'll start with a little moan.… Continue reading Friday Favourites #37

say nice things stationery giveaway
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National Stationery Week 2017: Signature Saturday [Say Nice Things giveaway]

Signature Saturday is a fun theme for National Stationery Week. Although most people are taking it to mean a good old fashioned signature, as in signing for something, I'm doing something different and thinking about my signature style when it comes to stationery. Last year, when Say Nice Things offered me a journal and notebook… Continue reading National Stationery Week 2017: Signature Saturday [Say Nice Things giveaway]

Bad Girls Throughout History and Breakfast at Tiffany's stationery from Abrams and Chronicle
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National Stationery Week 2017: World Stationery Day [Abrams & Chronicle stationery review and giveaway]

World Stationery Day is probably the most epic day of National Stationery Week, so I've got to kick it up a gear. And what better way to do it than with some pretty effing epic literary stationery from Abrams & Chronicle?! Abrams & Chronicle is home to beautiful books and stunning stationery, so it's a… Continue reading National Stationery Week 2017: World Stationery Day [Abrams & Chronicle stationery review and giveaway]