Category Archives: Inspiration

Why all the hate for January?

If there’s one things I have noticed in the blogosphere, it’s that we all seem to like the same things. Afternoon tea, The great British Bake-off, Joules, and drinking tea or hot chocolate. The latest thing to hate I’ve noticed … Continue reading

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Things I want to do in 2015

I don’t have any New Years Resolutions for 2015 per se, but I do have some things I want to achieve. I may have failed at some already though, and we’re only two weeks into the year.Oh dear… 1 – … Continue reading

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1st Advent – Weekend spent christmas shopping

Well, this weekend was a pretty good one, where I managed to get a decent balance of being really busy, and chilling out on the sofa. Let me tell you all about it! Saturday was initially spent exploring plenty of … Continue reading

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Cecilia tries things she’s (kind of) never done before – 2 – Sewing!

It’s Monday again! Normally I am a bit depressed by this, however this time the fact that I have two four-day weeks ahead of me makes the Monday a bit more bearable! I’m sure I don’t have to harper on … Continue reading

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Things on my want-list – November edition

So following on from my rant earlier this week about how I suck at being a grown up and am a terrible impulse buyer and not all that great at saving and budgeting, I thought today I would continue with my … Continue reading

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Things on my “WANT” list

(random picture of nothingness) Internet shopping is a jungle, and so many times I find things that make me go “Oh, I would LOVE that, that would be such a good idea for Christmas / birthday / anniversary / Cecilia … Continue reading

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Things I love – Macarons

Oh Macarons! I know I am super late to get on this bandwagon, and in fact, the first time I tried a macaron I was decidedly underwhelmed. I thought they were overpriced and not that great! Then I stumbled across … Continue reading

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