Scrapbooking | Favourite Layouts of 2022

During 2022, I created a fair amount of traditional 12×12 scrapbook pages. Out of that number, three designs were standout favourites. The above layout was slipped into the post about what scrapbooking has given me over the years and is my absolute favourite of last year. I absolutely love the grid design above and used … Continue reading Scrapbooking | Favourite Layouts of 2022

Four Fun Things | Christmas Gifts I Would Like To Receive

Covent Garden Have squared away the majority of my Christmas gift buying, I've given some thought as to what I might like to find under the tree ... This tee would be fun and perfect for me Chocolate from here is always welcome This chair would look right at home in the library The latest … Continue reading Four Fun Things | Christmas Gifts I Would Like To Receive

For the Love of Books | What’s Your Favourite Cozy Read During December?

Do you have a favourite read that you pick up every December? One that can only be described as cozy? Is it Christmas-themed or is December simply a plot starting point? I re-read One Day in December by Josie Silver and have done so since 2019 (when I read it twice). This page-turner tells the … Continue reading For the Love of Books | What’s Your Favourite Cozy Read During December?

Four Things I’m Doing In November To Prep For Christmas

A few days ago, I saw someone on Instagram mention that this feels like the best two weeks of the year – there’s all the fun anticipation of the holidays but it’s not quite go-time yet. Here are some of the things I’m doing right now to prep for the festive season so I can … Continue reading Four Things I’m Doing In November To Prep For Christmas

Right Now | Around Here

Late afternoon sky Constantly comparing prices for grocery shopping and utilities – the rise in the cost of living and inflation is worrying Wondering how long the current government can remain in office, given the farce that is currently playing out Watching Chicago Med on Netflix and waiting for the new series of The Crown … Continue reading Right Now | Around Here