Slowing Down for December

This year has been huge for me in terms of chasing my dreams of writing a book. I did it, I wrote a novel! I’m now nearly halfway through rewriting it, jiggling it around until…

Growing Up with Creativity

It’s funny how life works sometimes. As I’ve grown older I’ve realised it’s much more cyclical than I ever could have imagined. For example, I had a thought the other night, as I lingered in…

Art Print Giveaway (NOW CLOSED)

Hello, you lovely lot. Would you like to win these three art prints pictured? I’ve been having lots of clearouts over the past twelve months and I’d stashed these brand new prints away, completely forgetting about…

8 Ways to Read More Books

Promising myself I read more Fiction this year is one of the best things I’ve done for my mental health. The escapism, the ritual, and the quiet. It’s brilliant, but it can be challenging to carve…

Checklist ~ When Buying An Older Property

My home was build in the late 1920s, making it nearly 100 years old. It’s fair to say that although I love period properties, there is a lot of things that you should consider before buying…

Recent Reads Aug-Oct 2018

It’s time, in fact, I’m overdue to share what I’ve been reading over the last few months. I promised myself at the start of 2018 that I would read more and I’ve really loved it…

My Favourite Science Fiction Films

Today I wanted to share a quick and easy list of my favourite science fiction films. Science Fiction is one of my favourite genres because it pushes the boundaries of what is possible when telling stories.…

Mother’s Little Helper

Today’s prompt for #BEDN (Blog Every Day in November) is Health. I thought I’d share what supplements I take and why. Vitamins and supplements can be expensive and although I prefer to use vegan brands, sometimes…

My Writing Rituals

Today I wanted to share some of my writing rituals. The things that tell my brain that it’s time to be creative. It’s time to get in the flow. You could try some of these…