Friday Favourites #52
Cornwall, Lifestyle

Friday Favourites #52

I feel incredibly fortunate that I've been able to have two particularly good weeks on the trot, with what seems to have become Jenson Fun Days on Thursdays while we're not swimming and an evening out. Lucky me! Mums' night out Last week I briefly mentioned that I'd gone out for some cocktails and food… Continue reading Friday Favourites #52

cocktails at The Vault

Friday Favourites #45

Wow, what a week. It was my biggest working week for a long time, right between two weeks of annual leave, so it was a good thing I felt semi-rested beforehand and had a bit of a break to look forward to. Don't worry, in amongst the long days there were some fun times too.… Continue reading Friday Favourites #45

a family day in marazion

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

peach margarita at the vault
Cornwall, Lifestyle

Exploring Cornwall: The Vault, Penzance

I've mentioned my mums' nights out in my Friday Favourites posts but I want to dedicate a whole post to the fabulous venue: The Vault in Penzance. I suggested it for the first time we all went out together as they were offering £2 off cocktails from 5-7pm and they do three for £10 on… Continue reading Exploring Cornwall: The Vault, Penzance

my life in photos - august 2016
Books, geekery, Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

My life in photos: August 2016

Yep, it's September already. Autumn is nearly here and with it comes the countdown to my birthday and Christmas. But before start living the hygge life, let's wave summer goodbye with a look back at my August in photos. 1. I reviewed A Midsummer Night's Dream at Penlee Park Theatre 2. We found our new… Continue reading My life in photos: August 2016

blogging, Books, Lifestyle

Friday Favourites #13

I love writing these posts; even if I've had a particularly lazy/stressful/shitty week, I'm always able to think of at least five things that have put a smile on my face. In amongst a week full of deadlines, late nights, over-time and, let's face it, just feeling a little bit stressed out, I've taken comfort… Continue reading Friday Favourites #13

homemade cornish pasty

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

mums night out
Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Friday Favourites #6

I think putting together my Friday Favourites has become one of my highlights of the week - a favourite in itself! But I still have five other favourites to share with you... 1. Mum's night out! In last week's Friday Favourites I warned you that there'd be cocktails - I had a cheeky four! It… Continue reading Friday Favourites #6

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 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