One Very Special Weekend! Part 2

Today my hubby and I went to a really lovely area where we live called Astley Hall. In fact, there are a lot of old halls where we live still around today. Astley Hall has free admission and has recently been refurbished. One room, probably the most oldest part of the house, still has itsRead more

One Very Special Weekend! Part 1

So, this weekend has been the first in over fourteen years that me and my hubby have had the time together on our own! The children are at youth camp so we had the weekend completely to ourselves. Well sort of…our little dog, Bonnie, came out with us. With not much in the bank toRead more

Lollipop Box Club Subscription Box

This months subscription box from the Lollipop Box Club has arrived. I love this box because of its uniqueness and versatility! It’s not a planner subscription box but contains a “variety of cute stationery, crafty bits, vintage findings, homewares, mini DIY kits, fun jewellery, surprises, a mystery gift and of course a lollipop!!” If youRead more

Week 4 In My Bando Agenda

So last week was the fourth week in my new Bando Agenda. As we come to the end of the summer holidays I find myself in one of the busiest times of the year…mad dash to ensure the children have everything they need for school! So it is that this post has come a littleRead more

Some Very Exciting News!

I am very excited and humbled to announce I am on Mrs Brimbles Creative Design Team! I can hardly believe this is happening to me! I’m thrilled to be a part of such an amazingly talented bunch of ladies! You will find me posting over on her blog as well as more planner/creative related postsRead more

Giveaway Winner And Bando Planner Week Two

Here is last weeks set up in my Bando Agenda. I’m loving how much space there is to forward plan, journal and get creative! As I’m more confident with my handwriting I’ll be practising other styles as well as new doodles. I’ve been experimenting with the use of stickers and washi tape. It’s been greatRead more

Time For Another Giveaway!

So, it’s been a busy week for me! I’ve been blitzing the house, giving it a deep clean. My room is now truly a sanctuary. Washing, which so easily accumulates, I’m ploughing through! And little projects I’m catching up on and finishing. Phew! Anyway, I thought I’d take time out and treat everyone to aRead more

Goodbye July, Hello August!

Another month of summer gone and Autumn creeps ever closer. We haven’t had much hot, dry weather expected from Summer but I’m thankful non the less as it’s been a productive and enjoyable week. I have finished my first week in my Bando planner and I’m in love. I didn’t think I’d get on inRead more

Affirmation Beads – Journey Of My Heart

Words and thoughts have power. Up until a couple of years ago I never gave much thought to my negative thinking, words or how I saw myself. I didn’t ever equate my negative circumstances with my negative thinking, speaking, let alone how I saw myself. Today, how I think, what I say, and who IRead more

Week So Far…Bando Planner, Journal binding, And We Found A Rabbit!

It’s that time! For anyone who has a Bando Planner you would have been waiting for this week for a while now. Yep…it’s time to start our new planners! I have been looking forward to this as it is a fresh opportunity for me to get creative in my forward planning. It’s weird because alreadyRead more