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Summer So Far + A Blog Break

Three weeks into my son’s official summer vacation, and here’s what we’ve been up to. Some painting: that’s actually I painting I made for him, and he helped finished off the last few bits. Thrifting, of course. Spending time with friends, eating all the things Checking out the Tour de France and national sites We […]

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5 Male Instagrammers to Follow

I’ve posted twice before about some of my favourite Instagram accounts (here and here), but they were exclusively female. This time let’s turn our attention to the fellas! There are lots of inspiring males using Instagram too. Here are five of my favourites. Matt Crump Matt Crump is the founder of the #candyminimal hashtag and […]

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6 Great Reads about Self- Care

Self-care is a big topic for women these days and with good reason! With all our varied responsibilities, we need to take some time out to treat ourselves right. We can\t care for others if our own wells are dry right? That’s why every Monday I encourage the lovely creative ladies in the Creative Simplicity […]

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5 Inspiring Artists to Follow on Instagram

I love looking at pretty pictures in my Instagram feed (who doesn’t?), and some of the most beautiful feeds are those of artists. Whether they are posting artwork, works-in-progress, or scenes in their studios, it’s all super aesthetic! Since falling down the art rabbit hole in recent months, I’ve been following more and more artists […]

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To New Release or Not? | In Books and Reading

Today we welcome Deirdre from Brown Girl Reading for a post about one of our favourite things: books! Deirdre is an avid reader, book reviewer and YouTuber. We “met” a few years ago during a blog hop for expatriates living in France, and bonded over our common stories and love of the written word. Be […]

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You Are Enough | A Meditation

Yes you are. You are enough. Despite all the messages society and the internet are sending (5 Mistakes you’re making – You’re Doing it Wrong etc.) You’re good right where you are right now. How many times do we ask ourselves “Did I do enough today” “Am I learning enough?” “When will my life be […]

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