As I had written about rather extensively before, I love to plan. I love having a planner, personalising it, logging details, debilitating over colours, sticking in Washi tape... But the question 'why' was never really answered. As you can see, I've had quite a few planners throughout the year. Personally, this year has seen me taking … Continue reading Why I Love Planning.
Greetings! Following on from my other post, here is the next instalment of posts I've been loving recently. These are written by fellow bloggers like me; if you like what they write, please comment on their posts. It makes our day. And although there are only three links in this post, these were notable posts … Continue reading Posts I’ve Been loving #2; Satchels and Vintage!
Disclaimer: Chloe Moss at Carlton Books sent me this book, at my own request. What follows is my own view. Greetings! It has been a little while since I posted my last book review; to be honest, this is a post that is well over due. This was a book that I was sent, … Continue reading Shawn Mendes Ultimate Fan Book Review. *
I may have Aspergers Syndrome but.... It does not mean that I am broken; nor does it mean that I am indeed of what you think is a 'cure'. I am still a person behind the label. We have thoughts too, you know; we love and hate, we cry and laugh. I'm human too. … Continue reading I may have Aspergers but…
* A little while ago, an email arrived in my inbox; I was asked to review the CAKE app. Being a foodie, I said yes! What follows is my honest opinion. I guess I should have planned better in the end; Southern had delayed various trains, meaning I got on the wrong one, and was … Continue reading Meal out for a Cake? Yes please! *
Hello, my name is Natalie Benton and I’m the blogger behind Gorgeous and Geeky (Click here to view.). I 'met' Lydia from Mademoiselle Women in June on Twitter, and we quickly decided on writing a collab post. I hummed and hawed for a few weeks about what I wanted to write about and thankfully Lydia … Continue reading Guest Post: Natalie Benton, From Gorgeous And Geeky, On Her Favourite Planner.
Disclaimer: whilst I was at the Bloggers Ball event, Zeo had a drinks stand, and was also included in the Goodie Bag we were given. At my own request, Zeo sent me some sample to try, in exchange for a review. What follows constitutes my honest opinion. Now, what do you do when it's incredibly hot? … Continue reading Zeo Drinks Review.*
Disclaimer: the same day as I attend the Bloggers Ball event, I noticed that Itsy Nails followed me on Twitter. I messaged them privately, wondering whether they wished to work with me. They sent me ten polishes-five for a giveaway, five to review. What follows is my honest opinion. * Before I begin this review, … Continue reading Itsy Nails Review; pretty gel polish! *
Oh, internet; you are something, aren't you? Going from dial up to wifi; you've enabled me to create a blog, as well as other creative outlets, not to mention social media. There is a dark side to you, but I prefer your brighter side; when we can all come together, be it in times of … Continue reading When the internet makes you think…
Disclaimer: I was sent this Letterbox gift box cake by baker days to review at my own request. What follows constitutes my own opinion. Good morning- Now, we all like cake, don't we?! Added to this, cake that comes through the mail, personalised, and for particular celebration? We're in business; I love the idea, and … Continue reading bakerdays cake review. *
I would like to bring more creative pieces to this blog; for this first post, I wrote a letter to a friend. (They won't ever read this blog-they don't know I even have a blog-but for sake of privacy, there's not a lot of personal information. There name has also been omitted.) Dear A.- … Continue reading A Letter To My Friend.
Bloggers Ball was an incredible event for me; to have won tickets as part of a giveaway, then to attend a networking event for Bloggers...Sign me up! I posted about the event a little while ago, but I thought that I would share a few lessons learnt (what to 'takeaway') from the event, if you … Continue reading Takeaways From Bloggers Ball.
As a Blogger, I've recently become more and more aware of smaller businesses, how bloggers blog for business, and etsy shops. But I'd like to delve a little more into this area, as it isn't something I know a lot about. So, I spoke to Fee over email, about her shop, Unicorn Born. Firstly, how … Continue reading Interview with Fee, Unicorn Born.
Unicrons. Unicrons! (And, well, Mermaids...) These days, they are everywhere, whether as part of London Fashion Week, as a limited Starbucks drink, beauty tutorials, and blog posts. I've rounded up a few posts of Unicorn inspired content, to celebrate just that. I love the fact that Bloggers are actively encouraging us to add just a … Continue reading Who wants to be a Unicorn? (Me!)
As part of this relaunch, I wanted to take a look at blogging for business, and what it entails. I spoke to Lisa Kallas, at Sugar Loaf Dreams (click here to view her blog) about her latest venture. Hello Lisa, thank you for agreeing to this interview. How were you introduced to Blogging? * I had … Continue reading Interview with Lisa Kallas, Sugar Loaf dreams.