Monday, 28 September 2015

In the apple garden

Signs of autumn have arrived in the garden and the apples have grown plumper as their picking time approaches. Windfalls are scattered amongst leaves in the sun drenched grass.
Friday, 25 September 2015

Autumn candle collection

Autumn is one of the most romantic times of year, with the evenings darkening, candle wax burning thick and hot on the mantlepiece and the smell of the stove heating up. It's perfect for
Tuesday, 22 September 2015

Free garden wallpapers

Now autumn is fast approaching, here are some lovely summery wallpapers to bring some warmer weather to your screen. Flash back to your homescreen at every opportunity on a grey
Sunday, 20 September 2015

Taking a romantic break away from normal life

Taking a romantic break away from normal life is really important, whether you need to take a breather for yourself or are part of a couple who like most have a lot of things going on in your lives. When you decide to
Friday, 18 September 2015

Life lately in snapshots

1. Sunny September weather - I'm really enjoying taking little walks with Oscar, especially as the summer seems to have finally caught up with up us at last! We walked past a lovely garden
Tuesday, 15 September 2015

Jane Austen, seven novels

Thank you so much for the lovely comments on my last post! Writing it felt really refreshing and therapeutic. I am a few days in to trying citalopram and am feeling a bit queasy with the
Saturday, 12 September 2015

Anxiety after baby

I am writing this because I feel ill and haven't felt well for a while. I feel like my brain is somehow deteriorating because I feel so strange and terrible. Depression has never affected me in a low-mood sort of way, which has puzzled many doctors! I don't have any symptoms of 'typical' depression, yet I get the physical side of it: wanting to sleep all the time now, feeling disorientated and a loss of connection between my eyes and reality; most of the time I feel really unwell, exactly like having flu.
Wednesday, 9 September 2015

Jardins romantiques

Monday, 7 September 2015

The complete guide to saving money while shopping online

There is no denying that the vast majority of us do a good chunk of our shopping online these days. The fact that there are so many online-only stores around is a testament to this. From our grocery shopping to gift
Sunday, 6 September 2015

Four months old

Saturday, 5 September 2015

Easy fruit to grow in your backyard

*This is a collaborative post but photos are my own

There is something that is so much more rewarding about eating fruit that you have grown in your own garden as opposed to the standard produce that you buy in a supermarket. Perhaps it is the fact that you have
Friday, 4 September 2015

Sud de France

Wednesday, 2 September 2015

Six enchanting dresses*

*Sponsored post, picture credit: dresses courtesy of