Lifestyle

Friday Round Up – Bumper Edition

Links, loves and lomograms from the last….something…number of weeks. Sorry, I moved house, life got mad there. 1. If there’s something that makes no sense going on at The Custard Factory, it’s probably The Gadget Show filming. 2. Christmas trees ready for inspection…already. 3. New Shoes! 4. Cardiff Bay 5.  Yarn bombing in Cardiff Bay …

Style

Wednesday Wishlist – Joules

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post. All words, thoughts and opinions in this post are my own and entirely honest. If you’d like to know more about my disclosure policy, you can read about it here. I love Joules. Their shops are always so…cheerful. Bright colours, pretty patterns, and generally cheery. Yes please. You might remember …

Blogging, Photography

Birmingham Architecture Tour – Goodman Meet Up

On Sunday, myself and a pack of other Birmingham bloggers were invited out for a pretty cool event. Goodman Business Parks sent us off on a mission to photograph some of Birmingham’s best architecture. The lovely Simon from Iguana Photography took us on a tour around the city, teaching us some tips and tricks to …

Lifestyle

Blogging Through Bad Times

Has anyone else ever noticed that the blogosphere seems to have good and bad times together? Someone starts it, and there’ll be a sudden flurry of bloggers announcing engagements, weddings, new jobs or glamorous trips. On the other side, the bad stuff seems to happen in groups too. I don’t know what it is, but …

Events

Do What You Love – Glug Midlands Masters

On Thursday night, I went to along to the Glug Midlands Masters event at Fazeley Studios. Glug is an event for creatives, based around a series of talks and informal networking. They’ve been running successful events in London for a while now, and have now expanded to eight cities around the world, including Birmingham. I went along …

Style

Vintage Shopping in Bath

Bath is known for it’s fantastic vintage scene. When I lived there, I was always lusting over beautiful vintage gear from the various markets and shops that spring up all over the city. If you’re a visitor, it can be a bit overwhelming knowing where to start. Here’s my guide to the best vintage shopping …

Lifestyle

Robin Williams and Conversations About Depression

Robin Williams was found dead in his home yesterday, after an apparent suicide. As the news broke throughout last night and this morning, an outpouring of love for the actor and grief at his death began to happen. When I read the news this morning, I was saddened, and my Twitter and Facebook timelines have …