I’m now entering week seven of working from home thanks to the coronavirus pandemic (I think? It could be week thirteen-hundred, I’ve lost track of time). I’m an asthmatic, so I was always going to be on isolation and lockdown. Like everyone else in the UK, not being able to go out or see fellow … Continue reading Books I’ve Read in Lockdown | Chat & Reviews
If my hayfever is anything to go by, we are well and truly into Spring! To me, Spring is the season for cleaning and renewal and lists, and that’s given me the inspiration for this post. There are so many things that make me happy about the turn of the season, and there are some … Continue reading My Spring Essentials | 2020
Is anyone else experiencing big wanderlust whilst in lockdown? Or is that just me? It seems that everyday I am at my laptop, researching places to go when this is all over! I think the wanderlust has come along due to a mixture of cancelled trips, and not having the ability to leave the house, … Continue reading My Wanderlust Wishlist! | Travel
I’ll be honest, I’m not one for partaking in tags but this one piqued my interest. Why, you ask? Because - books! I’m a sucker for anything book related or bookish. I saw this tag on my friend Janet’s blog and thought I’d give it a go! (I have also seen she's tagged me in … Continue reading Bookish Bucket List Tag! | Literature, Books, and more…
This, of course, being the Coronavirus pandemic. However much I am an optimist, I know things won’t ever fully go back to normal, or the normal we were accustomed to. And the world won’t suddenly snap back into working full speed again; it’ll be a delayed return, just like they are doing in Wuhan now. … Continue reading Things I Want to Do When This Is All Over | rosie abigail
With all this “free”/locked at home time, I’ve been in a little battle with myself. On one side, I have my anxiety fueled, workaholic self, who is annoyed that I haven’t been productive. Then on the other side, I have my self-care driven self, who is pushing for more naps and more snacks. Sometimes, the scales tip and I end up falling down one of those holes. But for the most part, I’ve been finding joy in balancing between the two! Although normal life has been pushed to the side, I’m beginning to get a kind of new normal routine, balancing my productive and self-care priorities. So, let me tell you what I’ve been up to in these weeks of self-isolation, between working from home, looking out of the window, and video calling my family.
Oh it’s felt like a loooong month. At the beginning of the month, I was getting back to normal life again after being stuck at home with an illness, and I’ve ended the month being stuck back at home thanks to the coronavirus (I don’t have it, I’m just listening to the government and staying … Continue reading March 2020 Favourites | Books, Style, Skin-Care, and more!