I will have been blogging now for 7 years next month. The time really has flown by. During this time my blogging has changed so much. I started with a crafting blog which I wrote for 3 years. During this time I expanding to talking about baking, food and family. When we moved to Wales in 2013 I set up a new blog. It was a fresh start for us and what was needed was a new blog to mark our new adventure. Whilst writing my crafting blog I was unable to earn from my blog due to being a… View Post

One of my goals this year for my blog is to post more consistently.  In order to do that I need to get myself a little more organised with my posting schedule.  My first step this weekend was to brain storm for some blog post ideas.  I think if I have a list of post ideas to hand it will be much easier to post more frequently.  The key being to plan, plan, plan! As much as I find some technology useful in life, deep down I’m an old fashioned pen and paper girl and I much prefer to use… View Post

I’m not one for New Years resolutions as I find the minute I say I am going to do something then it all goes pear shaped usually because I put too much pressure on myself.  what I prefer is some achievable goals.  In 2017 where my blogging is concerned I would like to: 1  Post More Consistently This may not seem much to some of you but to me it is a huge step for me.  I need to get in to a blogging routine as I want to expand my blogs and the opportunities they bring me.  I would… View Post

This are my top five posts of 2016: 1 Benefit Brow Shaping Kit One post I never thought would be so popular was my review of the Benefit Brow Shaping kit by Benefit. I’m not one for over dramatic eye brows and like to keep my natural looking but the outer edges of my brows are a little lighter and I like to define them a little more. This kit is perfect for the natural look. 2.  Manicures And Pretty Nails Who knew my top 2 posts of 2016 would be beauty related. Manicures are something I find so relaxing and… View Post

It’s blogging awards time again. This isn’t a blog post asking you to nominate me because why would you?  You need to have a voice, a strong voice that people enjoy to read. You need to know your audience and write about what you know. This is a question I’ve seen many bloggers ask especially as part of blogging tips posts.  Apparently we should know our audience and blog for them. I look at google analytics and realise so many people haven’t completed all their stats. As a result of this I get a lot of answers that aren’t helpful.… View Post