I’m a bit late with this as nominations opened up over 2 weeks ago, but I’d really love it if you wanted to nomiate me in the Cosmopolitan Blog Awards 🙂 I’d maybe fit into Best Lifestyle Blog, or perhaps Best Interior Blog? I would suggest Best Food Blog too.. but I don’t think a tonne of cake counts as ‘food’ haha!  I’m so happy to have so many lovely readers who have nominated me for other awards too, so a…

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So this may well be the most uninteresting blog post you’ve ever seen me do. But tough, because I’m posting it anyway because I want to share this marvel with you! I don’t know about you other blogging girls, but I spent the first year or so of my blogging life balancing my digital camera on the edge of my TV or on my desk. This gave me little joy, because it was 1. a pain to balance and 2. I…

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Sorry if this is a boring post, but I’ve been whinging and whining for a while now about wanting a new camera, specifically a bridge for my blogging. I was thinking of getting a Fujifilm, and I was kindly sent a SL240 on loan to test out. However, after giving it a go I just didn’t get along with it. The 24x zoom lens on it is fantastic, but I couldn’t adjust the colour to look natural. I took the photo…

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As previously mentioned, I’ve got a lovely shiny new camera! I won it from a Facebook competition, so here it is, the Canon PowerShot A3300 IS. It’s a digital compact, with 16 mega pixels 5x optical zoom and a 3″ LCD screen. It’s a little bit complicated for me to use, it has lots of different settings! I haven’t managed to find one for ‘sports’ mode yet, which I think would be useful for taking photo’s of Merlin as he doesn’t…

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