Adjusting to Life As a Work At …

As most of you know, I went self employed back in August and after 3 months I feel like I am starting to find a balance between my work and home life even though they are both very much intertwined. It isn’t guaranteed that Alyssia will nap in the days anymore but when she does it gives me that little bit more time to get jobs done. At one point I found myself working into the night, I would start…

Help me choose a Logo with LogoJoy.

So now that my blog is starting to take off as it’s own business, I have been looking for the right logo to match my work. I am a parenting & lifestyle blogger which basically means I talk about all things toddler, mama & life in between. I’ve tried multiple times to get my logo right but I’m still not sure and finding the right logo with the right fonts, colours, icons etc – is hard. I was asked to…

5 Things To Do Once You’ve Written …

I’m always being asked for tips & tricks when it comes to blogging and If I’m being honest I don’t always know the answers but here are 5 things that I do every time I write a blog post. Photography: I’ll be honest, I’m not the greatest at photography and I don’t even use a proper camera. All of my blog & Instagram photos are taken on my Samsung Galaxy S7 and then edited on an app called Snapseed. Find blog…

20 Autumn Blog Prop Ideas 2017

I am absolutely loving this season already and my instagram feed is full of lovely flatlays & autumnal photographs that are making mine look extremely boring so it’s time to up my game. Here I have listed 20 items that I think would look lovely as instagram/blog props: 1. The Works Craft Leaves £1 HERE  2. Amazon Scented Pine Cones £5 HERE  3. Autumn Night Yankee Candle £7 HERE 4. Wilkinsons Copper Pumpkin £2 HERE 5. Amazon Halloween Table Confetti £2.99 HERE…

Blogging Isn’t as easy as you …

I have been blogging since March 2017 so 6 months and over the past few months I have tried to be super organised. I am proud of what I do, I might not get paid as much as somebody who works full time in an office but nonetheless I am happy with what I do and am running what is essentially my own business at the age of 18. In just 6 months I have built up a following of 4.3k…