I am totally a sucker for a pretty bunch of flowers. Whether it is in the form of a hugely romantic gesture or for my birthday…I just love receiving blooms. I also like sending them to people too; don’t they just cheer folk up, or tell someone just how much you care about them? I do, however, mostly buy them for myself these… View Post

Before I got pregnant I was very much into my fitness. We had been struggling to conceive for many years and so I was running x3 times a week and eating healthy in order to improve our chances of getting pregnant via IVF. I felt great – so toned and energised. However, I’ve been having a love/hate relationship with fitness… View Post

My iMac has been on its knees over the last few months, performing SO slowly…and I *may* have uttered a swear word (or two) at it. In it’s defence it has got several thousand high resolution images stored on it, with new ones going in each day. It is therefore no wonder it is incredibly slow. I have consequently been going through all of… View Post

Being a HR professional for many years before the birth of my twins and I was party to many a conversation about how unhappy people were at work. Seriously. There were so many employees within many of the companies I worked for that were clearly dismayed at work because they were obviously in the wrong job. I would give them plenty of information… View Post

Hello and welcome back to Home Etc! My co-host Caro — The Twinkle Diaries — and I, are absolutely delighted to host Home Etc, a weekly linky club for bloggers to share any posts that include interiors, garden, DIY, crafting or up-cycling. Basically if it’s home related, we welcome you to join in! Our **favourite** posts last week were from: Bonita (from the stylish blog, Mamas VIB)… View Post

I have just returned home from a lovely weekend away with Lottie at my Sister’s house, near Cambridge. My little Sister gets married to her long-term partner at the end of July and so we were sorting Lottie’s bridesmaid dress (and making sure it fit her), as well as chatting about everything ready for the wedding! My Sister is going for… View Post

I’d like to think that my own Instagram photographs are good to look at – visual, interesting and well captured. But a photographer, I am not! So being able to have the chance to display the artwork of somebody who is talented (and who has taken a striking and beautiful image) for a very reasonable price – is really rather cool.… View Post

In this feature meet the inspiring women who set up and run their dream businesses. See what makes these entrepreneurs tick, where they get their inspiration from, and how they manage work and home life. MORGANA, from the business Little and Fierce Morgana writes the blog Coffee Work Sleep Repeat and runs her own business, Little and Fierce, which provides accessories for stylish little ones. She is… View Post