The Real Truth About Blogging as a Career

I admit this blog post has been in my 'drafts' folder for quite a long time now. I keep going back to it, messing around with it, losing confidence and then leaving it in drafts. But I think it's important for me to be totally transparent with you guys. I know so many...

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My Goals for 2017

I've never been one for resolutions. They just seem very abstract ("get fit") or way too much pressure ("don't eat chocolate"). I am, however, all about setting goals for myself and for my home. Goals seem more manageable, something to work towards rather than trying...

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My Goals for 2016

First off, I just wanted to say thank you for all the really positive and supportive comments I received on my Year in Review. You guys are just so awesome and I sincerely mean that because I full well know without you guys coming to visit me, NONE OF THAT WOULD HAVE...

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The 2015 Swoon Worthy Year in Review

I have only just woken from my chocolate-alcohol-and-turkey-induced coma. It was a good place to hang out for a couple weeks, I must admit. Christmas and the New Year have gone by in a flash it seems and here we are with a nice clean slate in front of us by way of a...

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Christmas Wrapping and A Final Word for 2015

So first off, I just thought I'd share how I wrapped up my DIY Essential Oil Fragrance Gift Sets today. You may recall that earlier this month, I shared room fragrance spray, home made soap and soy wax candles - all with printable labels to create a matching set. I...

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6 Things That Make Me Feel Better When I’m Ill

On Saturday, we headed out to Cheadle Village to take in their local Maker's Market and Victorian Christmas Market and then to the pub for a nice cosy drink in front of the fire at The Ashlea. When I got home that afternoon, I started to feel ill and then proceeded to...

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Taking a Short Summer Break!

I haven't actually had an interruption to my blog posts since Christmas and I'm pretty damn proud of that (one of the things I've been trying to do is blog consistently) but with the summer finally here, I've decided to be a little crazy and take a couple of weeks off...

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Introducing Quito, our new Sheltie puppy

As I announced on my post on Friday (and as shared on my Instagram, Twitter and Facebook feeds!), it was 'puppy pick up day' on Saturday where we travelled up to the heart of the Yorkshire Dales to finally bring home the newest member of the Swoon Worthy family....

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