Monthly Reflections

Autumn vibes

The month that was…We’re truly into Autumn which is just madness frankly!  I thought it might be fun to share the highs, lows and lessons learnt.  

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Loss of Curiosity?

Loss of Curiosity

Photo by Kaye Fordtography We’re delving into the oddities of my brain again. Something that has been swirling lately, is the distinct lack of curiosity that seems to be enveloping the world around us. Maybe it’s just my perception. The longer I work in the world of tech, from dev to support to tester and […]

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5 Tips to transform your bedroom

With the leaves gradually starting to turn and the air growing cooler in the evening, it’s time to turn our face towards Autumn. Time to figure out how to make our homes feel cosy, warm and most definitely snuggly. I’ve been working on making our bedroom feel soft, warm and inviting. Perfect for curling up […]

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Body Positivity | My Experience

Honestly Aine

We’ve all read the articles and supported people that are helping raise awareness of all the different shapes and sizes of bodies out there and frankly this all rocks.  Seriously, I think this should keep happening and one day it will be the norm for every body type to feel at home in this world.

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Tuesday Chats…On a Wednesday

Cactus

This almost didn’t happen again this week.  The past few weeks have been buuuuusy.  Good but seriously, why do all the things decide to happen at once?  All the ebbs and flows.  Makes life interesting!  So what has been going on lately and what interesting life lessons have I skimmed from all the chaos?

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Tuesday Chats | Hedgehog Madness

Hedgehog

It has been a big week folks!  The hedgehog we’ve been attempting to look after has finally accepted us!  We also celebrated 4 years of marriage.  So ya know, all the big things.

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Decompress

Walking In Woods

It seems to have become the norm to talk about how stressed we are, how none of us have the time to catch up…let me just check my calendar for a month from now….how we’re overwhelmed by all the things we have to do.  Did you know over 500,000 people are suffering frorm work-related stress, depression or […]

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May Monthly Catch Up

Chatting with Belo

So May has been an awesome month.  Yes, the catch up is a bit late again…I doubt these will ever be on time, meh.  Shall we jump right in?

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April Monthly Catch up!

Magazines stack

I was sitting here having a think, realising I’d not done my monthly catch up!  About time really.  I honestly thought April was a quiet month, with not much happening…turns out I was wrong.  Lots went on, I just simply forgot!  I doubt I’m alone on this front, this is why I quite like doing these […]

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John Lewis Poolside Residence!

Sunnylife Poolside Residence

It has been a while since I’ve been along to a blogging event.  So when an email landed from Talented Talkers inviting me to the lush John Lewis Sunnylife event, well I almost took their arm off in excitement! Between travelling, work and moving, blogging life came to a halt and I was keen to […]

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March Monthly Catch Up!

Honestly Aine Sitting on The Bed

It’s been a while again.  I’m seriously struggling to find my rhythm this year, well since the end of last year.   However, I am determined to figure this out…for now, let’s catch up on what’s been happening over the last few weeks!  I’ve been to Brighton with work, Somerset to see a friend and I finally had […]

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Bullet Journal Plan With Me

Bujo Weekly Close Up

I’ve talked about my Bullet Journal before.  It’s very much all about function above form, I use my bullet journal for work, life and blog/youtube.  Also, I’m not particularly wonderful at making it pretty, or maybe I just don’t spend the time practising? Who knows?  Either way, I need a very functional bullet journal.

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Moving to the Countryside?

Looking Right Red Wall

It’s been a few months now since we moved to the wilds of Suffolk after 10 years in Brighton.  I was born and bred in the countryside, so this felt like coming home.  I’m aware that there is a fairytale like thought about what life is like when you move to the countryside, so I […]

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Being Authentically Me

Deep breath.  OK.  So, something a bit different today, I fancied a chat about what has been going on, what I’m up to and all that jazz.  2018 is the year I’m going to focus more on the fraudy feelings, or impostor syndrome as it’s most commonly known!  I attended a conference at the end […]

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Where the hell have I been?

  It’s been about a month hasn’t it! I can’t believe it! I’ve been flat out to be honest, life has been hectic.  If you’ve not been keeping up with the vlog you’re probably entirely lost.  Recommend popping over to the ole YouTube channel to subscribe and keep up, I have posted a few vlogs […]

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Weight Loss Journey Update

Vegetables

So it’s been almost two months since we had a bit of an update!  This is all about both my mental and physical health, you can read the first post here – Strong Body, Strong Mind.  So how have I got on?  Well progress has been made thankfully! Although it’s slow going – they do […]

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Vlog | September Snippets

September Snippets

I’ve decided to start putting together monthly round up videos.  Life has become so busy and I’m not living the crazy lifestyle!  I’m still playing at the good life in the countryside, for which my mental health thanks me!  We also got to pop down to Brighton for the day, I may have gone off […]

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Bedroom Makeover

Well it’s about time! I’ve finally finished (for now) our bedroom makeover.  We’re currently staying at Simon’s home-place since we got back from Bali, saving for the next step.  That means we’re sleeping in Simon’s childhood bedroom and it hadn’t been touched since he was a teenager!  So it was a proper boys bedroom, there […]

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