• My travel plans for 2019

    Not only is the new year the perfect time for making travel plans – but after …

  • Books I read in 2018

    I’ve read 25 books in the last year – well, these are the ones I’ve …

  • An ode to 2018

    In many ways 2018 has been a tough old year; tinged with a sense of longing …

  • Freshpet review: Bodhi’s new dinnertime

    When I look through my gratitude or daily journals it always strikes me how often …

  • A little life update
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    A little life update

    I’ve just noticed that last month I managed a whopping one blog post, which is quite pitiful considering I previously worked four days’ a week with the express intention of spending the entire Friday of every week drafting and planning blog posts. …

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    My favourite books of 2017
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    My favourite books of 2017

    Now that I live on my own I’ve definitely found myself reading more than I used to.  It’s a bit of a guilty pleasure that I occasionally (okay more than occasionally) find myself curling up on the bed on a Sunday…

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    Loneliness and laziness and love
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    Loneliness and laziness and love

    I am stood over my sink eating a Reese’s Nut Bar and absent-mindedly watching the flakes of chocolate and peanuts tumble downward.  It’s 3pm on a Sunday, I’m tired and I have a vague hangover.  I’m shivering in the loose…

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    How to have a dry/drier January
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    How to have a dry/drier January

    If you’re anything like me, December flew by in a haze of cheeseboards, mulled wine, tubs of Celebrations and prosecco.  Because I got struck down with the flu, I will also add into that a large amount of Kleenex and…

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    Why I have life envy
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    Why I have life envy

    A long-ago ex-boyfriend shared a post on Facebook yesterday, stating how proud he was of his younger brother for some success he’d had in his career.  Of course I clicked on his brother’s profile, because despite having a house that…

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