summer is here!!!

Hello Sun, So lovely that you have arrived and shining down so brightly on us. Please stay awhile. Lot of love xx Are you enjoying this beautiful weather? I have been soaking it up on stunning walks in the countryside, I love how everything is lush and in full bloom!!! Seeing this beauty in nature…

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father’s day is coming up – 17th june

Father, dad, papa, daddy, pop, pa, old man, whichever way you chose to address this man in your life, remember its fathers day June 17th! Did your dad read bedtime stories to you? Impart wisdom? Like to give you random facts!? A bookworm? This is a great gift for daddy bookworm! And this is my…

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never too old to learn

When I was about seven I fell into a pond/lake thing at a park in a new city we just moved to, it was not a pleasant experience as you can imagine and from thereon I never learnt to swim, I did have swimming lessons at school but I was never taught how to swim…

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being an audience

One thing I love doing in London is getting free tickets to watch a TV show being recorded. It’s fun seeing shows that you sometimes watch on TV live, I usually go to comedy panel shows. It’s completely free, I use Applause Store where you apply for tickets to shows you want to go to, from Q.I…

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book treat

I love libraries and bookshops, it’s where I like to go if I’m feeling stressed out, there’s something with being surrounded by books that I find calming. I find myself wandering around in the Foyles on the Southbank after a particularly stressful incident and decided I definitely deserve to treat myself. It’s been a long…

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100th review

Whoop, 🎉 don’t mind me I’m just celebrating I got my 100th review* on Etsy. One of the lessons I’ve learnt along this journey is to celebrate and appreciate the little and big wins. Celebrating the little wins is great to see your own progress and over time how much this adds up and helps…

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winter sunset at victoria park

It’s cold and gets dark so early but at least there’s still beauty. It’s easy to be negative but I’m trying to find at least one positive when I come across a negative. Oh and it’s a great excuse for hot chocolate*! *I’m going to admit that I’m one of those wankers that like my hot…

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this red…

I’ve been wanting to post this for a while, just haven’t gotten around to it, Christmas was so busy in the best possible way so I’m catching up now! I really wanted to share these photos I took because this red is so stunning and took my breath away, this is a true reminder of…

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