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

christmas gift guide 2016 for men
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2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Him

Anyone else notice that most of the gift guides for men tend to be full of sweaters, socks and smellies? I don't know about you but that's not the kind of thing the men in my life want! In fact, I asked Luke to help me put together this little gift guide. So if you… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Him

29th birthday and christmas wish list
Books, geekery, Lifestyle, stationery

A Cornish geek’s birthday/Christmas wish list

I've finally done it! I've picked the ultimate gifts for my 29th birthday and Christmas stocking. Is 29 too old to still be doing Christmas lists? I've already been asked by two people if there's anything special I'd like for my birthday (less than four weeks away, FYI - and four weeks before Christmas) and… Continue reading A Cornish geek’s birthday/Christmas wish list

unicorn light up slippers from firebox
Lifestyle

Item of the day: Unicorn slippers from Firebox

My birthday might be over two months away yet but I've just seen something that I have to add to my wish list - LIGHT UP UNICORN SLIPPERS!!! Holy shitballs, Firebox have really done it this time. Do you see how cool these are?! They're like kids' light up trainers but waaay cooler. They're £34.99.… Continue reading Item of the day: Unicorn slippers from Firebox

18-24 months boys clothes wish list
Jenson, Parenthood

Wish List: Clothes for Jenson

I love buying clothes for Jenson more than for myself - crazy, right? I went through his 18-24 months old clothes the other day to see what we still need to pick up before the end of the summer and I was surprised to see that we're almost there. We just need a few more… Continue reading Wish List: Clothes for Jenson

next summer sale 2016
Lifestyle, Parenthood

Item(s) of the day: Best of the Next sale

Today's item of the day is a bit of a biggie because I wanted to squeeze my picks of the Next sale into my week's scheduled posts. Here are my fave little beauties (search the names to bring up the items - I always find it hard navigating the sale stuff on the website!). Oatmeal… Continue reading Item(s) of the day: Best of the Next sale

accessorize sale
Lifestyle

Best of the sales: Accessorize and Sugarhill Boutique

I know Kate Spade is the queen of the quirky bag but if you're looking for a bargain high street version, Accessorize is def the place to be. Ditto for cute winter warmers. Check out these beauties. Fox slipper socks, was £16.00, now £4.80 Panda slipper socks, was £16.00, now £4.80 Rocket bag, was £35.00,… Continue reading Best of the sales: Accessorize and Sugarhill Boutique

rabbit pjs from next
Lifestyle

Item of the day: Rabbit PJs from Next

I'm starting to feel like a bit of an old woman at the moment as I'm really into warm PJs! It's getting a lot cooler at night and I don't want to go too crazy with the heating as I'm paranoid abut Jenson over-heating. Because I go to bed quite a bit earlier than Luke,… Continue reading Item of the day: Rabbit PJs from Next

kawaii slippers from firebox
Lifestyle

Item of the day: Kawaii slippers from Firebox

Remember the baby mop? If you don't have a little one to crawl around and clean the floor for you, now all you have to do is channel your inner Tom Cruise in Risky Business and your floor will be shiny in no time. Just get your hands on a pair of these Kawaii slippers… Continue reading Item of the day: Kawaii slippers from Firebox