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5 Happy Things #24

As I explained in my post last week, life has been quite a challenge lately. So along with re-starting my personal journal after a lengthy hiatus, I’ve decided to restart my Happy Things posts. Writing down my Happy Things helps me focus on the…

October 16, 2017
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Life

On Happiness… A Life Update

How do we measure happiness? For someone who’s battled with their mental health for years, I find seeing and ‘calculating’ my happiness a bit difficult sometimes. I think it’s easy to draw comparisons to someone else’s “happiness” in this day and age. Those perfect…

October 11, 2017
Campfire Gin and Tonic
Gin Diaries

Getting Cosy with Campfire Gin | Gin Diaries

Last month Dr W’s mum gave me a wonderful present. This was of course a new gin for the gin shelf. But a new one to me, this was Campfire Gin by the Puddingstone Distillery. Campfire Gin was launched in 2016 by husband and…

September 29, 2017
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Travel

Day Out at Hughenden Manor High Wycombe | Travel

We finished off our week away with two nights in the Chilterns. With our Saturday day time free, we decided once again to put our National Trust memberships to use and headed to nearby Hughenden Manor. Dr W is well acquainted with the Chilterns…

September 27, 2017
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My Backpack Essentials | Commuter Life

When I started my commute last year I used to be that person. That person who walked in her work shoes and carried a full to bursting handbag. I now look back and realise how silly I was! When my elbows began to play…

September 25, 2017
Shell Bay Restaurant Studland
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Dinner at Shell Bay Restaurant Studland | Dorset

Our holiday had to finish with something wonderful didn’t it? Daddy Pond made it so by organising the most wonderful evening at Shell Bay Restaurant in Studland. Boasting amazing views across to Poole and Brownsea Island as well as only offering up freshly caught fish,…

September 22, 2017
Dorset Holiday - Swanage View
Travel

Our Holiday Exploring the South West Coast | Dorset

As some of you may have seen on my Instagram, last week I was on holiday. Or #misspondholiYAY as I dubbed it. My family, Dr W and I all travelled down to Dorset for a week exploring the South West Coast. Now longer standing…

September 19, 2017
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Travel

Exploring Sheffield City Centre | Travel

Last week I shared with you my amazing stay at the Mercure Sheffield St Paul’s. This week’s post is going to be all about what we got up to when we started exploring Sheffield. I semi cheated with this trip. I know Sheffield very…

September 15, 2017