An Interior Design Workshop With Lauren Gilberthorpe

At the start of October I had the pleasure of attending an interior design workshop with award-winning interior designer Lauren Gilberthorpe. It was an event I was particularly excited to go to for several reasons. I’m in the process of moving and going…

Good and Bad Blogging Days

Running a personal blog in my spare time should, I thought, be a stress-free experience. Especially since I work doing something else full time, and so don’t rely on blogging to be my main source of income. However, I never…

I'm Melissa, and I started my lifestyle blog in 2015 to share my everyday life and loves. I live in the beautiful Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, with my fiance Sean and our cat Zak.

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A Stargazing Date With Just Us Box

Sean and I don’t tend to go on that many dates, despite not having any real reason why we can’t, and when we do go on a date it is usually the tried and trusted ‘dinner and the cinema’ version.…

The 30-40+ Blogger Meet | London, May 2016

Almost a fortnight ago, I had the pleasure of attending a blogger event hosted by the lovely Catherine Summers from the UK style blog Not Dressed As Lamb, and sponsored by Hope, an innovative British style brand. The daytime event was…

Erin Condren Life Planner – My Updated Review

In August last year, I ordered a much-coveted Erin Condren Life Planner from their website that would cover the rest of 2015 and the whole of 2016. I personalised my cover, ordered it and then couldn’t wait for it to…

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