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 Autumn Was Made For Ambiverts

Summer is the season for extroverts, the parties, the barbeques, the seemingly endless sea of people in the streets. In the summer, I feel like everyone is on their way somewhere. Whether it’s to the shops for another bottle of fizz with their friends, or if it’s just a purposeful…

The 3 Blogging Rules I Learned to Break

Okay, so there’s never actually been a set of blogging rules published – thinking about it, that would be pretty crazy and probably cause a swift and abrupt end to blogging as we know it. These blogging ‘rules’ I’m referencing are more like expectations that when we enter the blogging world, are kind of thrust…

When It’s Not A Forever Home

Some homes just aren’t forever. Whether it’s because you’re renting, moving around often for work or if you just know you’ll upgrade as soon as you can, not all houses are homes and not all homes are forever. Just because where you currently are isn’t forever, it doesn’t mean that you can’t…

Little Habits That Are Helping My Mental Health

Over the course of this blog (and my life), I’ve written oodles and oodles of entries about mental health and well-being. Not only are they important subjects to talk about, but most people have their own story to tell in regard to health and well-being. Mental, physical, spiritual – the lot. Sure, we…

10 Signs That You’re A Complete And Utter Plant Lady

I’m not one-hundred percent sure when I crossed the threshold from plant-enjoyer to fully-blown plant lady, but it happened. It happened pretty quickly and it happened hard. I’ve brought it on myself to be quite honest with you. I dabbled with ferns and admired trailing pots of ivy. My heart would beat…