New favourite artist: Oh Gosh Cindy

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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

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Four Things

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I’ve seen this post doing the rounds on a few blogs lately and have borrowed from Life Outside London. If you’re writing a similar post, leave me a link below! Four movies I have watched more than once Whip It … Continue reading

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What I’ve been watching lately: Part 1 of 2

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Although I’m not getting to the cinema much these days, I’m watching a helluva lot at home, especially now I’m on maternity leave. I thought I’d share my favourite TV shows with you in case there are some you’ve been … Continue reading

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Follow Friday #11

Lots more loveliness from the blogosphere this week as I’ve got a couple of weeks to catch up on! Take a peek at my highlights

Books
Oh, happy day! Anna Kendrick is writing a book! – Hello Giggles
Book Review: Station Eleven – Free Borboleta
Amazon’s 100 Books to Read In a Lifetime – List Challenges
How to cure a book hangover – Waterstones

Blogging
How To Get More Followers On Instagram… – Company
Blog Resources & Tools – Living For The Now

Film & TV
Quentin Tarantino Explains The Art of the Music in His Films – Open Culture
We could not be more excited about Aziz Ansari’s new Netflix series – Hello Giggles
Ghibli – Wish Wish Wish
In honour of Audrey Hepburn’s birthday, her most memorable quotes – Hello Giggles
15 reasons why Hulu absolutely must save The Mindy Project – Hello Giggles

Make it
Kawaii Baking Supplies – Super Cute Kawaii
Wonderful Washi: Washi Tape ‘How To’ – The Journal
Rainbow Whole Fruit Popsicles Recipe (No Sugar Added) – Eat Local Grown

Lifestyle
15 bits of stationery that are too sassy for life (NSFW) – Cosmopolitan
I wish I could recognise my PMT – Baby Centre
S’mores, cider, & a night by the fire – Cider With Rose
Studio Tour: Elsie’s Office – A Beautiful Mess

Baby
22 inevitable truths about life with a baby – Baby Centre
Apology To All Stay At Home Moms – Daddy Fishkins

New favourite blogs
Red Welly Yellow Welly
The Journal
Cellardoor
Jumpy Jess
She’s Eclectic
Paper Love Story
Living For The Now

Instagram favourites

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Get it here for £30.00

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Get it here for £22.00

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Get it here for £20.00 want this sooo bad!)

Follow Friday #9

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I’m looking forward to spending the weekend catching up on posts on Bloglovin but here’s what I’ve managed to catch in the middle of the madness that has been the last couple of weeks – lots of tips for fellow … Continue reading

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Follow Friday #7

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I missed a week again so my Bloglovin feed is loooong! I try and keep the list short by skimming through it in the morning and marking the less interesting-looking ones as read but actually finding the time to read … Continue reading

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Blog posts I’ve loved lately

I’m still not blogging particularly regularly at the moment (I’m working on feeling more awake while pregnant) but hopefully things’ll pick up a bit while I have almost two weeks off for Christmas. I don’t see the point in backdating my highlights of the weeks posts so here are some of the posts I’ve bookmarked and come across on Bloglovin lately.

Blogging
Jen’s Guide to Photographing Festive Food – a little opulent
Create an app icon for your blog – Wonder Forest
How I hope blogging will change in 2015 – more about cat

Christmas
25 favourite things about Christmas: 19th December – Miss Jojangles
Ingredients in a jar gifts – Live It Love It Make It
What’s in my Christmas Eve box 2014 – Polka Spots and Freckle Dots
Christmas: Expectation vs reality – The Persephone Complex

Recipes
Huggie bear biscuits – Milk Bubble Tea
Inside The Healthy Dessert Cookbook – chocolate-covered Katie
Cornish Hevva Cake – Frugal Feeding

Crafts
Make it: Unicorn hobbyhorse – Live It Love It Make It
Cute bookmarks to make – Super Cute Kawaii
Harley Quinn costume on a budget – More About Cat

Travelling
Dublin – Being Little

Lifestyle
We liked: being a girl – Little Winter
Just because you’re an adult… – Lemon Freckles

Books
28 things every bookworm should have in their dream home – woo home
Happy birthday to Sylvia Plath, who will always be my writer-hero – Hello Giggles
Bookish Questions – Zen Scribbles

Music
Five ways Taylor Swift ruined my life – Hello Giggles

Film & TV
The quotable wisdom of Joey Potter – Hello Giggles

Stationery
Christmas Gift Guide 2014: Books & Stationery with Chronicle Books – Vivatramp

New favourite Etsy shop: Dottie Rocks

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I’ve just discovered Dottie Rocks on Etsy, home to some (more!) pretty effing awesome pencils and gorgeous gold prints. Check ’em out! Wuthering Heights pencils, £7.50 New Girl pencils, £5.00 Audrey Hepburn pencils, £6.50 Audrey Hepburn quote print, £10.00 Marilyn … Continue reading

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