• My pregnancy must-haves (and what you don’t need to buy)

    One thing I have found since being pregnant is that it makes you a real …

  • Pregnancy in the time of Coronavirus

    Emotions arrive in different shapes and sizes.  In years past, I have experienced grief that …

  • Resources for calm, growth and self-reflection during isolation

    Right now, the current situation looks different for many people, with some people completely self-isolating (…

  • What makes a good life?

    One of the podcasts I particularly enjoy is The Good Life Unravelled by Elizabeth Dhokia.  …

  • Etsy lust list, packages and burgers
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    Etsy lust list, packages and burgers

    As I mentioned in my last post, I have been doing a lot of online window shopping in preparation for getting the keys to our new home.  I thought I would share with you my current etsy lust list –…

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    Home window shopping, and cupcakes
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    Home window shopping, and cupcakes

    Because the English property laws are c-razy and mean that our buyer (or the seller) could legally pull out of the sale up to the moment when you exchange contracts (after all of the other legal work is done) I…

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    A few days in photographs
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    A few days in photographs

    Frustratingly, it’s been a few days since I’ve been able to blog this week due to being on call as a press officer and being very, very busy.  I work full time as an Internal Comms Manager but as I…

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    My first outfit post, clothes and cupcakes
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    My first outfit post, clothes and cupcakes

    You may remember in my last post I referenced ‘those last excruciating days before payday’ alluding to the fact that there was nothing in my bank account but cobwebs, a tumbleweed and a small amount of money I keep for…

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    Sexism – who’s to blame?
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    Sexism – who’s to blame?

    As part of my job working in a press office I have to monitor the press for any coverage of what we do, or opportunities where we could have been featured.  We have all been allocated a paper to read…

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