star wars sign from totally funky
Film, geekery, Lifestyle, Parenthood

The ultimate Father’s Day gift

Find it hard to shop for your dad/grandad/partner for Father's Day? I've found the ultimate gift from Totally Funky*. I challenge you to find a single bloke who isn't into Star Wars, or at least appreciates the "I'm your father" line. It's particularly apt in our house - my partner is called Luke and he… Continue reading The ultimate Father’s Day gift

my life in photos november 2016
blogging, Lifestyle, stationery

My life in photos: November 2016

November is always a good photo month for me - fireworks, starting the Christmas countdown and birthday surprises! If you haven't heard enough about my birthday already, check out my month in photos. 1. Jenson's first time watching fireworks. He didn't like it. We went back in after a minute. 2. My first solo bath… Continue reading My life in photos: November 2016

christmas gift guide 2016 for men
Books, geekery, Lifestyle

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

2016 christmas gift guide - gifts for her

2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Her

Whether you're looking to treat your bestie, your sister, your mum or even yourself, you're bound to find something here. From bath bombs to brownies and cocktails to cushions, Santa's gonna wanna peek at this gift guide! Fox lap warmer, £34.99 Hand cream, Prezzybox, £5.95 Peach flavoured cocktail syrup and chocolate truffle gift set, Next,… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Her

Jenson's new wheels
Books, geekery, Jenson, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Friday Favourites #22

It feels like it has been a longer week than usual. Probably not helped by the fact that I spent over 14 hours travelling to and from work this week (bear in mind I work a three-day week!) and that I went straight to bed when Jenson did on Monday and Tuesday. On Wednesday night… Continue reading Friday Favourites #22

totally funky christmas gift guide
Film, Lifestyle, Parenthood

The Totally Funky Christmas Gift Guide

Now that I'm a parent I seem to be running out of patience. I have all the time in the world (most of the time) for Jenson but anything else can just do one! Which is why it's so great to be able to do my Christmas shopping online. No packed shops to try and… Continue reading The Totally Funky Christmas Gift Guide


Item of the day: Test tube spice rack

I love anything quirky and this test tube spice rack from Totally Funky definitely fits the bill. Why keep your spices in their usual pots when you can do this to them?! And the best bit? They're lime green, which matches the rest of my kitchen ensemble! Yay! And a snip at £19.99.