The 5 Best Moves I’ve Made For My Instagram

Blog posts about Instagram are hardly groundbreaking these days. Whether it’s a list full of your top tips or seven giant paragraphs about how the changes in algorithm have ruined your life, we all know that Instagram has turned into a bit of a game of late. It’s the game about growth…

Why I’m Fed Up of Lazy Blogging

You know the sort… half-hearted favourites posts, hauls-after-hauls with no real opinion, writing a goals post for the sake of it being a new month. It’s lazy blogging. Blog posts that give no value or are following some kind of basic blogging template make me want to use that shrugging emoji.…

Putting Pencil to Paper | The Importance of Drawing

This week’s #TheBlogRace challenge asked us to create a multi-platform campaign raising awareness to an October-specific cause. Wow, that’s quite a mouthful, isn’t it? My fellow contestants have so far created some amazing and inspiring campaigns, raising awareness for many things including Dyslexia, Breast Cancer and World Ostomy Day. There have…

The Blogging Starter Kit

When I started blogging, I quickly felt as if I probably should be exploring more than just my own homepage, I didn’t have the faintest idea of where to start. I mean, when you started blogging, did you? With a million-and-one blogs at our disposal these days, it’s hard enough to pick…

5 Lessons I Learnt During My First Month Selling On Etsy

In the middle of the summer, I (very softly) launched my interiors brand, by Rouncefield. It turns out that I haven’t quite become the next handmade superstar after just a few months on Etsy. Instead, I’ve made a cheerful 6 sales, had at least 3 complete mental breakdowns and have had some of my…

5 Reasons Why I Love Talking About Interiors

By now, you’ve probably realised that I am quite partial to an interior or two. This blog has gone from a (bad) beauty blog to a travel blog, to a lifestyle blog and finally to a lifestyle, wellbeing, interior hybrid. I’m nothing but proud of the journey that me and…

Why I Decided To Start My Own Business

If for some reason, you have actually been aware of what I been pottering with these last few months, then you’ll know that recently I set-up my own business, by Rouncefield, and started making and selling colourful pieces for the home. For now, it’s more of a passion project than an all-out-business-hours-business, BUT, I’m still…