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

brunch at The Front Room, Penzance
Cornwall

The Front Room: The best brunch in Penzance (review + giveaway)

On Saturday this here blog turns five! I've been blogging in one way or another for over 12 years now but my current blogging home is about to reach half a decade. To celebrate I'm hosting a week of giveaways (actually I kicked things off yesterday with a spa day cos I've got a fun… Continue reading The Front Room: The best brunch in Penzance (review + giveaway)

the front room, penzance
Cornwall, Lifestyle

Exploring Cornwall: The Front Room, Penzance

Everyone has a go-to coffee place. Mine isn't Starbucks, Costa or Cafe Nero, it's The Front Room in Penzance. It's a genuinely warm and welcoming cafe, which serves brunch all day and always has a great selection of cakes. The customer service is great, with someone there to say hi when you walk through the… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: The Front Room, Penzance

authentic weather app
Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Friday Favourites #11

It's been a bit of a slow week - definitely one for appreciating the little things, like awesome friends, Luke's incredible cooking and baby milestones. 1. Friends. I caught up with some lovely ladies over the weekend. I was still checking in with the doctors every day and it just so happened that one appointment… Continue reading Friday Favourites #11

coffee at the front room
Cornwall, Lifestyle

Sunday Snapshot #49

Yesterday I met up with my oldest friend and her little boy for brunch in one of my fave places in Penzance - The Front Room (the place will have its own blog post - coming soon!). I had to snap something for Instagram before the table got filled with baby snacks and toys and… Continue reading Sunday Snapshot #49

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

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

my life in photos: november 2015
Jenson, Parenthood

My life in photos: November 2015

It's only when looking back over my photos from the last month that I've realised that I've actually been pretty sociable. And Jenson has developed a helluva lot. Here are our months in photos. Up first, yours truly... 1. I bloody love where I live! How gorgeous is this walk? It's the view behind and… Continue reading My life in photos: November 2015

Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

My life in photos: October 2015

Because so much of 'my' month is filled with photos of Jenson, I've decided to split this post into two parts - one featuring my month (general lifestyle shiz) and one featuring Jenson (outfits, toys, activities, etc). Fun, right? 1. I wrote about my miscarriage for Baby Loss Awareness Week 2. I went to The… Continue reading My life in photos: October 2015

my september in photos 2015
Jenson, Lifestyle

My life in photos: September 2015

Can you believe it's October already? It's practically autumn and I'm writing this after a baking hot Cornish day - the fuck? In case you missed the last month's worth of posts, here's a little look at what I've been up to. 1. I jazzed up my Super Noodles with a rather pretty heart-shaped bowl.… Continue reading My life in photos: September 2015