Happy List #4


{Please excuse the poor quality image, it’s the only proof I have that this happened}

/ə,eɪ ˈhapi lɪst/

  1. a list of things that make me happy.
  2. an eternal realist’s exercise in optimism.

Here are some (more) of the things that bring me joy…

A Jealous Pup


It’s a well-known adage that jealousy lies between mothers and daughters. Mum’s envy their daughter’s youth, daughters envy their mother’s lipstick collection and credit card related free reign. Discontent causes issue as a result and yet, stereotypically, the whole thing can be fixed by a sit down and a cup of tea. But what do you do when your daughter is a dog?

How To Hygge


Hygge‘ appears to be the latest buzzword, swiftly replacing ‘mindfulness’ in the collective public consciousness, which I am pleased about. Personally, I was never a fan of mindfulness. Adult colouring books weird me out, and the idea of being 100% present in every breathing moment made the prospect of commuting into central London one I would literally* (*Not literally) kill to avoid. Hygge, however, is a little different. Because I’ve been practicing Hygge for years without even knowing it. And it’s nice to be ahead of the curve.

A Series Of Firsts


When you’re participating in a love story, you encounter a series of firsts. First kiss, first date, first shared pet. Some firsts are expected, some come out of the blue, all shape and reshape to ensure things stay fresh and fun and interesting. We have a big first to come*, all going well, and I can’t wait. Here are a series of other firsts that got us to where we are today…

A Breakfast Pie Recipe!

The lad bible breakfast pie recipe. english breakfast pie recipe

I love pie. Had to get that bit out of the way before launching in here – pie is delicious and homely and I can’t get enough of it. Especially with gravy, which this one did not include, but which the perfectly yolk-ey egg made up for. It was only natural, then, that I would end up trying the ‘breakfast pie’ when it popped up in my Facebook feed. I was basically obsessed with the thought of it.

  1. a pair of socks with foxes on them.
  2. a lifestyle blog.


Currently reading:
Sunshine on a rainy day

Currently watching:
Fuller House

Currently listening:
Grace Vanderwaal