Things I’ll Never Get Around to Making: Part 237

Things I’ll Never Get Around to Making: Part 237

I bought this gorgeous doll-making kit from a little shop near to where I live called POP!. I had no intention of making a …
Heatwave Dresses and the Georgian Fridge

Heatwave Dresses and the Georgian Fridge

I interrupt what was going to be a stream of beauty and skincare posts (I’ve been testing affordable sunscreens, watch this space) to …
My Infertility Story

My Infertility Story

I was reading through some old diaries the other week (actually looking for some photos of my Dad, but that’s another matter) and …
List: Things That Only Tom Hardy Can Make Sexy

List: Things That Only Tom Hardy Can Make Sexy

Have you been watching Taboo on BBC1? Oh my lord. It’s very good – very good. It’s sort of a cross between an …
Two New Things

Two New Things

I warned you that it was all go until Christmas: two new things for you to get excited about. If you like babies. If …
Impromptu Summer Holiday!

Impromptu Summer Holiday!

The AMR Family (Me, Mr, Baby, Dog – no Cat) has just returned from an impromptu mini-holiday on the Isle of Wight. Four nights in …
Amazon Prime: Faster Than My Dog’s Colon

Amazon Prime: Faster Than My Dog’s Colon

At 11pm on Saturday night, the dog ate my earplugs. Not any old earplugs (those ten-for-a-quid foamy ones that you have to twist into …
Baby Worries, Globetrotting and a New No5

Baby Worries, Globetrotting and a New No5

I’m doing a bit of globetrotting this week. Actually, it’s more like France-trotting, or even, if we’re getting really specific, south-of-France-trotting. …
Fancy Papery Stuff

Fancy Papery Stuff

There’s something about a fresh notepad with its crisp white pages, or a beautifully bound book waiting to be opened for the first …
Bobble Bottle and the Death Wheeze of Doom

Bobble Bottle and the Death Wheeze of Doom

The Bobble Bottle. What a great idea and a brilliant design. A reusable water bottle with a built-in filter  so that you can fill …
Mr Bear’s Holiday Slideshow…

Mr Bear’s Holiday Slideshow…

I thought that some of you might like this; my Mum made a little photo slideshow for me on her blog with some “Mr …
Vlog: Moving House and a Tour of the Beauty Cabinet

Vlog: Moving House and a Tour of the Beauty Cabinet

I envy people who can remember to do a proper little picture for their “vlogs”; if I ever make a casual diary-style video I …
Soppy Words, Amazing Mums and Etsy Prizes.

Soppy Words, Amazing Mums and Etsy Prizes.

Another day, another opportunity to win something amazing for your Mum and give it to her for Mother’s Day. In actual fact, there’…
Still Life Photography with Mr Bear the Cat…

Still Life Photography with Mr Bear the Cat…

I can tell you that it is virtually impossible to do a still life photography shoot when you have a large and determined cat …