Book swap September 2018
Cornwall, Lifestyle

A few of my favourite things #59

I've decided to mix things up a bit on the blog this week. I've done away with my weekly Saturday Share, in favour of a Follow Friday shout out on Twitter and Instagram, plus a top five in my monthly newsletter. Now that my hours have changed at work I've also decided to change my… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #59

Portminster Beach, St Ives
Cornwall, Lifestyle

Friday Favourites #42

It's that time of the week again: here's a look at what I've been loving over the last seven days. Well Sunday was bleddy lovely. We went out for lunch for my dad's birthday and it just so happened to be The Cornish Barn's last Sunday roast of the season - timing! And sooo tasty.… Continue reading Friday Favourites #42

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

january 2017 in photos
Film, geekery, Lifestyle

My life in photos: January 2017

We made it! We survived the most depressing month of the year. I might not have done too well on the old resolutions (does one bath cut short by a screaming baby count as self-care?) but there's still 11 months to go. Here's a look at my month in photos. 1. I was gutted when… Continue reading My life in photos: January 2017

Afternoon tea at the St Ives Harbour Hotel and Spa
Cornwall, Lifestyle

Exploring Cornwall: Afternoon tea at the St Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa

It was my mum's birthday last week and I treated her to afternoon tea at the St Ives Harbour Hotel and Spa. It was lovely to spend some time relaxing on our own. In fact, it was only when I was sat in the restaurant gazing out to sea that I realised it was the… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: Afternoon tea at the St Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa

etsy made local st ives christmas market
Cornwall, Lifestyle

Sunday Snapshot(s) #59

This week's Sunday Snapshot is a series of photos taken at the Etsy Made Local opening night in St Ives on Friday. The Christmas market is on until 5pm today, so do pop down to the Guildhall to shop local and independent this Christmas! Some of my faves will be popping up in my Cornish… Continue reading Sunday Snapshot(s) #59

saturday share_blue
blogging, Books, geekery, Lifestyle

Saturday Share #74

I didn't manage to get a post up last week so this one is packed full of recommended reading, including Christmas gift guides, additions to my TBR list and must-see places. Check out all these lovely blog posts! I love reading everyone's Christmas gift guides. Helen's recommendations for toddlers are amazing - I love the… Continue reading Saturday Share #74

saturday share_blue
blogging, Film, Lifestyle

Saturday Share #65

I have been inspired by so many blog posts this week. I hope you find something new and interesting amongst the following list, including Cornwall loving, yummy recipes, drooling over Jo-Go and learning how not to be an asshole on the internet! Cornwall Anna is fast becoming one of my favourite bloggers. I love her… Continue reading Saturday Share #65

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

saturday share_blue
blogging, Books, geekery, Lifestyle

Saturday Share #55

Every morning on my way to work, before I dig my book out of my bag, I catch up on my social media, emails and all-important Bloglovin feed (yes, my commute is that long!). I always love seeing what everyone else is getting up to, swooning over their beautiful photographs and seeing what books, films… Continue reading Saturday Share #55