So I was just browsing the internet, as you do, going from one link to another, and I can’t remember how but I came across a watercolour print of one of my favourite characters ever – 10 Things I Hate … Continue reading
Last week I shared Jenson’s Christmas list and this week I’m sharing my growing list/Pinterest board. My birthday is two months away and Luke, the lovely boyfriend that he is, has already started shopping, so I’m not being that much of an eager beaver by putting together a Pinterest list of favourites for friends and family. It’s also a handy bookmark for new year sales, as it’s all bound to be reduced! Here are some of the highlights…
Because I’m just a geek!
You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost), £11.89, Amazon
The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy: A Lexicon of Life Hacks for the Modern Lady Geek, £9.89, Amazon
Louise Belcher Pop! Vinyl Figure, £10.99, Zavvi
BFG journal, £9.99, Truffle Shuffle
Roller Derby Harley Quinn Pop! Vinyl Figure, £10.99, Zavvi
Wonder Woman socks, £6.99, Truffle Shuffle
I’d be pretty darn happy to find any of these under my Christmas tree!
I’ve been working on this post for the last three weeks, so you’d think there’s plenty of posts to share! Jenson has been super-colicy (more on that in another post) and it’s been hard to stay up to date with … Continue reading
If you’re pregnant and looking for your first set of bottles, or already feeding but looking for a change, I just discovered these adorable Jungle Book bottles from NUK at Boots. I can’t say I’ve tried NUK products before but … Continue reading
Here’s a wee Follow Friday for you this fine Friday evening. Happy reading!
My favourite peach pie – A Beautiful Mess
15 Feminist Books to Read In 2015 to Help You Stay Passionate All Year – Bustle
‘Mom Body’: A brutally honest portrayal of pregnancy and childbirth – Mashable
There’s No True Way to Prepare for Motherhood – Babble
Photographer Documents C-Section To Show ‘There Is No Right Or Wrong Way’ To Give Birth – Huffington Post
BABY: Bathtime with NAÏF – Treasure Every Moment
In case it’s slipped your mind, this Sunday is Father’s Day. It’s Luke’s first and we have grandads to buy for now too, so I’ve pulled together a little selection of ideas for the dads/grandads in your life. Whether you’re … Continue reading
More cool pencils! This time they’ve got Finding Nemo quotes and are a rather fetching (and apt) bright orange. Fun! They’re £3.75 for a pack of three from Ohh Deer.
We went out for a big walk yesterday (I’m loving my post-cesarean milestones!) and called into B&Q – Luke is customising my old shitty laptop case for me and we needed some spray paint. It’s rude not to browse the … Continue reading
I’ve suddenly developed a new obsession – Pop! Vinyl Figures! And the best part is I Want One of Those are selling some absolute beauties for £8.99 a piece (£2 off) with free standard delivery over a tenner. But which … Continue reading
I’ve discovered some great new blogs this week, including some potentially easy to try and test recipes. Take a look!
My Favourite Cushions – What the Redhead Said
Success After 30: 11 Famous People Who Made It Later – Hello Giggles
Feel The Change, Fear The Change – Scarphelia
3 Ideas for Summer Celebrations – Colours and Carousels
Zingy Lemon Curd – A Yorkshire Woman
Chorizo and new potato tarts – The Pink Whisk
Granola bars – The Pink Whisk
Lemon and elderflower drizzle – The Pink Whisk
Pear and Almond Cake – Frugal Feeding