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self love

Sea swimming shetland

7 things I’ve loved lately

When I started this blog, I had a lot of stuff going on my head that I wanted to get down.  Ideas about motherhood, what I was feeling; and I started writing without much of an idea of what I wanted to have a…

July 24, 2017
Soren raewick shetland

Our Weekend Wanders: Reawick beach

Living somewhere like Shetland can be difficult. Having grown up here, I never thought I would settle at home. It felt too small, too parochial, the weather and long dark winters drove me insane and I often felt bored, frustrated with the lack of…

July 7, 2017
perfect hair

Perfectionism: it’s overrated

As a trait, perfectionism is often framed as a great thing to aspire to. It means we care, that we’re willing to work and, that we won’t stop until everything is just so, right?…

June 28, 2017

The Best Kale Salad

Ok, ok, I know. A recipe for kale salad. It probably makes you want to punch me in the face, right? …

April 21, 2017
Dealing with life pressure

Creative blocks and dealing with pressure

There are lots of blog posts I want to write. Lots of creative ideas are buzzing around my head, sparked off from other bits of things I’ve heard or read lately.…

April 14, 2017
life hack coffee

Life hacks

TIME. When did it become such a precious commodity? I don’t know what is happening in my life right now (ok, a toddler is happening in my life right now) but I just feel as though I never have any time to do anything.…

March 16, 2017
girl in the north sea gratitude roses

On gratitude

“Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.” Marcel Proust Calendars. I spend a lot of time looking at them. As wife-to-be to a touring musician, I’ve gotten used to having to know what’s coming up in a…

February 15, 2017