the small things | 24

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clematis against blue sky

– discovering new (to me) tv shows to watch
– re-watching old favourites
– seeing shadows on my arms from my straw hat
– trying my best to remember to look after myself
– getting into bed when i’ve put my favourite bed sheets on, fresh and clean
– my rubber plant FINALLY sprouting a new leaf that looks like it might actually stay
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doisy & dam snaps | gluten free reviews

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doisy & dam snaps | gluten free reviews

if there’s two things i love in this world, it’s chocolate and good packaging. doisy & dam know how to do both of these things very well!

you might remember a while back i reviewed some of their chocolate bars – which were great by the way. doisy and dom now have introduced these chocolate ‘snaps’ in two flavours: maple, toasted rice and pink salt (pictured) and coconut and lucuma. i didn’t like the latter in bar form, so didn’t want to try it again. if you like strong coconut and the sweetness of lucuma, it might be just right for you though.
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snapshots of my week – 13th may

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clematis against black door

small flowers surrounded by leaves

yesterday was such a nice day. so simple and laid back, with tasty home made food, sweet treats, pleasant weather and a nice walk whilst taking some photos. the day before, however? i was a complete anxious mess and at multiple points during the day i had convinced myself i was going to die, or at least have a heart attack as my anxiety was making my heart go crazy.
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positive quotes #2 | new work

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i think you should just go for it typographic print by laura redburn

a new positive quote for the tigerlilly quinn newsletter. i really enjoy making these. and, it’s fun to have this little challenge every month. still haven’t gotten back into the flow of creating work for myself (getting there!). so doing things like this is getting me into a better head space. its weird when you consider yourself a creative, yet when you don’t do your …’primary’ creative thing you can feel like a total failure.
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