A Day in the Life: Blue Monday

Apparently, it’s Blue Monday today and Blue Monday is meant to be the saddest day of the year. We’re all skint from Christmas, we’re all still carrying those festive pounds and the weather is (probably) pretty damn gloomy. It doesn’t all have to be bad though, does it? Even with no tricks…

The bky. Newsletter *Giveaway CLOSED*

Well, well well, isn’t this exciting? If you’ve read the title of this blog post then you’ll know that this is where I announce that I’m starting up a lil’ newsletter (and hosting a sweet giveaway to celebrate). Before you start rolling your eyes and click off this blog post because ‘everyone…

18 Low-Pressure Things to Do on New Year’s Day

When waking up on the first day of a new year, the pressure to start all of those new habits you were banging on about at last night’s NYE party feels painfully real. Talking about doing the thing is no longer good enough, it’s officially time to go and do the thing. That’s what we’re told…

Everything Is Better On A Sunday

Before I get into life updates, plans and other business, can we all just appreciate how wonderful the first Sunday in December feels? Sundays are ace anyway (yes, I do still think this even though I know work on Sundays), but Sundays in December!? Double up on the fluff, the glitter and the hot chocolate, please.…

9 Winter Luxuries That Make The Chill Bearable

It’s cold, right? Last week the temperature dropped and it went for it. This year the weather seems to have adopted the ‘go big or go home’ attitude, which has been pretty chaotic at times. There are, however, a few saving graces for the chill. The chill is what I define the…

100+ Instagram Hashtags That You Need To Be Using

You can use up to 30 hashtags on every Instagram post. You probably knew that, right? Although it’s officially popular knowledge, I’m still surprised to see so many people who are trying to grow their Instagram accounts not making the most of hashtags! In all honesty, I definetely used to be one…

Instantly Improve Your Photography

Taking pictures. Whether you’re an Instagram warrior or not (I definitely am), there is always something here or there that can make your shots better – be it more interesting, more varied or just more fun to take. Some of these tips clash with one another, and that’s exactly the point.…