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Fun A Day (Free Download)

Fun A Day (Free Download)

I'm taking part in Fun A Day Dundee this January! Organised by the fab Sam Baxter Art, the idea is that you choose a fun project to work on every day throughout the month. For mine, I've decided to get organised with my Bullet Journal - not everyone's idea of fun but I find the process super relaxing. I didn't have... View more
Mini Kitchen Makeover

Mini Kitchen Makeover

Before - Photograph by Douglas Gibb Photography Happy new year! It's been a while but since we've just finished our mini kitchen makeover I thought it would be a nice post to start the year. It's now been over 15 months since we moved into our house, the kitchen wasn't top of the DIY list as it wasn't too bad,... View more
Etsy Made Local Dundee

Etsy Made Local Dundee

After months of hard work, our first Etsy Made Local Dundee took place on Saturday. What a day!! It was amazing from start to finish, the team really came together on the Friday to transform the venue with all of our handmade decorations. Then all we could do was wait and hope that all of the hours we put in... View more
Isle of Lewis

Isle of Lewis

We've been spending a lovely relaxing week off on the Isle of Lewis. It's been an interesting mix of weather, to say the least, but with a wood burning stove in a wonderful cottage with panoramic views, it's certainly been cosy! Lots of beaches, amazing (rainy, windswept) walks and hygge time for books. I picked up a cute wee book about... View more
Your Home Magazine Feature

Your Home Magazine Feature

I've been waiting ages to share this news... Our house has been featured in the October issue of Your Home magazine!!This started way back when we moved and Alison of the Great Scottish Indoors got in touch after Rachel Henderson recommended our wee cottage. Of course, we had moved to a new house at this point and hadn't even unpacked properly,... View more
My Bullet Journal

My Bullet Journal

I've been bullet journalling for over a year now which I'm quite surprised at really. I'm sure most of you have seen pictures on social media and beautifully detailed journals on Pinterest and thought the same as me - it looks like a lot of work! It turns out that it's only as much work as you want it to... View more
Mafalda Media

Mafalda Media

My lovely friend and vegan-blogging-partner-in-crime, Falda, has set up a social media management business! Mafalda Media is the place to go for bespoke digital marketing and social media growth strategy. In other words, an amazing service for busy people who want to dedicate more time to other aspects of business and leave social media to the experts.Although a little different... View more
Lifestyle Photo Studio

Lifestyle Photo Studio

Some of you may know I've been running a second Etsy shop for a wee while now, Lifestyle Photo Studio. I set this up in 2016 after creating my own product photo mock-ups and realising that these would be useful for others who didn't have time to spend on photography. I created a range of fresh and versatile product blank... View more