Never judge a book by its cover. This is what I am not supposed to do, yet is exactly what I have done and am confessing to in this post. I am presenting to you a selection of books that I couldn't resist buying. The main reason? Their dainty 'buy me' covers. These may not all be … Continue reading Aesthetically Irresistible Books
How many highs and lows can you get before you use up your stash? I just am wondering if God or the karma fairy or just something else we have no clue of (someone in the sky, these 'beings' of higher power are always in the sky in my opinion) is quietly stock taking my … Continue reading The Battle of Ups and Downs.
I have always loved birthdays. In my twenties I would have had a night out, lunch earlier and maybe dinner. Nowadays I am not so into the night out but I still like my birthday. It makes me want to relish something. Enjoy it. Feel special. I have a friend who spans her birthday throughout … Continue reading Birthday Baked Alaska
They grow up so fast. Enjoy them while they're young. You won't feel it. That's what EVERYONE says. Threateningly! Usually when you are grumpy over a late night, spit up on a clean outfit or a melt down over a yogi. (This is toddler speak for a yoghurt in my house). I know they are … Continue reading My Short Term Forgettery
Relaxing at the weekend takes a whole new shape with children...
It is wonderful when someone thinks enough of your work to give it 'the nod' by doing something like nominating you for a Liebster Award. I am still a relatively fresh faced, shiny-eyed new blogger with a crisp notebook, pen and pinafore, not long into term so this means a lot to me. Thank you Gigglingfattie for … Continue reading The Liebster Award
Reblogged from dearlilyjune! Dear Lily June, If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a million times: I’ve put out a call to anyone (seriously! anyone!) who stumbles upon this blog to write you a letter for your upcoming first birthday on May 13. Below is the fourth of these I received, with my introduction … Continue reading Be Our Guest–In Which “Fancy” Makes Our Lives into Real World Fairy Tales — dearlilyjune