I’m back

I’m back! And I’m married! Yay This is not a post about the wedding though, I shall dedicate some time to that when I have the photos to do it justice, as the day really does deserve justice doing to it. But I wanted to pop by and let you all know that I, a…

My Dream Outdoor Space, with West Elm

Another thing I would love is a tranquil, calm and fun outdoor space. Somewhere I can put my feet up for a few moments of peace, especially as the sun keeps trying to make an appearance! We have a lovely big garden, with the cabin at the end of it, but being a first floor…

My Dream Crafting Space, with West Elm

For any of you who loved the ideas for my craft space… here is a list of some of the things I particularly love from http://www.westelm.co.uk.  Enjoy!     The Ideal Crafting Space, with West Elm by anyamarco featuring a west elm console West Elm flamingo home decor £19 – westelm.com West Elm glass succulent terrarium £24 – westelm.com…

My Dream Craft Room – Vision Board

In just under 8 weeks I get married.  The time is flying by and I am still making felt flowers, felt succulents, bunting and sign writing, and I am still doing this from my living room.  What a girl needs, what THIS girl needs is a craft room… The Cabin Luckily for me I have…

Vision Boards – Make Your Dreams a Reality

I have always used vision boards for as long as I can remember.  Recently I looked back on some old boards I had created and hidden behind my wardrobe and noticed that everything I had diligently cut out and stuck onto the card was now my reality.  Things that six years ago felt completely out…

Life Can Be Complicated, But it Doesn’t Have to Be

Ever wake up and just feel like putting your head under the covers and going back to sleep? Me too. Every day at the moment. I don’t know about you but I’m finding life overwhelming. For so many reasons. The most annoying thing about this current blip in my normally positive demeanour is that I…

7 Reasons Why International Women’s Day is Important

Let me start by saying that I do not consider myself to be a feminist. This may be controversial but let me explain. I feel strongly that equality does what it says on the tin. Equal rights between genders. In other words in order for women to be equal to men we must treat them…

Welcome to my world!

What is this all about I hear you ask? Well, this blog is about stuff and things mostly.  Things like recipes for great quick and healthy eats, my cats and hopefully things that will make you smile in this messy thing we call life. Mainly though it will be about my love of felt and crafting…

The Body Confidence Revolution – A Letter

A letter to my body Dear body, Thank you.  Thank you for holding me, comforting me when my mind was in turmoil.  Thank you for keeping going through the pain, ailments thrown at you, germs, aches, and through the awful diets I put you through.  Yes, you complained and eventually I listened. You are phenomenal. …

On Being Childfree…

When I was 16 I stood on the corner of the road of my childhood home and proclaimed to the universe that I didn’t want children.  Fast forward 12 years and I was pregnant.  Not a bad age to be pregnant and I was with the father, my then fiancé (and now ex-husband – but…

Mountains and Molehills

In the light of recent world events, this may seem like an unlikely heading.  This is not a blog post about the US election, if I did that I may well offend far too many people and lets face it Britain messed up recently too so ya know… No this is about actual minor events…