When it comes to Pinterest, I’m a newbie; I only recently signed up for an account. I’ve always thought that it looked like a brilliant platform but as I’m a writer and don’t take many of my own photographs, I didn’t feel it was the right fit for me. I was also concerned about copyright issues and didn’t want to… Read More
Another week, another inspired series of articles from across the interweb; from street art to blogging tips, plus just a little bit more of The Blogcademy. Because, you know, I just can’t resist!
I’ve got a confession to make. Recently, my life has become crazy busy; I work full-time and in my free time I run this blog, as well as keeping up with the usual routines of exercise, housework and social life.My job is often extremely busy and to manage my workload I’ve become adept at juggling lists and finding the time… Read More
I’ve always loved the idea of a road trip: the endless skies, vast landscapes and the long, straight highway stretching into the distance. When I was at university, I wrote about the journey in film and literature and found it a fascinating subject. There are some amazing and powerful stories that take place on the road. Road movies are full… Read More
This week has been super busy for me, but I’ve still managed to squeeze in my regulation internet time! Some of the best things I’ve come across this week are listed below for you to explore. I’ve never fancied reading the much-hyped 50 Shades of Grey trilogy and this blog post from The Everywhereist really puts my feelings into words…. Read More
I’ve been blogging for a while now and recently I’ve decided to work on improving my photography skills. At the moment I take a lot of pictures using Instagram, as I don’t own a very good camera, or I illustrate my posts with images from iStock or Flickr. I’m planning to get a decent DSLR camera soon, but that’s only… Read More
This last weekend I packed up my best blogging notebook, some cute dresses and braved the snow to head down to London for the second ever Blogcademy workshop at Curtain Road Studios in Shoreditch. I’m a northern gal, and I have to admit – provincial as it sounds – that before this weekend, I’ve only been to London once before,… Read More
I’m heading down to the Big Smoke tomorrow for The Blogcademy, a weekend workshop with well-known bloggers Kat from Rock ’n’ Roll Bride, Gala Darling and Shauna Haider from Nubby Twiglet. The workshop covers everything from branding to social media and improving your photography skills. My excitement levels are pretty much through the roof at this point and I’ve been… Read More