This is my one-thousandth Instagram

...So I can expect an Earlybird-filtered quinoa salad in the post any day now, yes? Joking! Everyone knows that quinoa salad should only appear with a Valencia filter. Come on. This is Teds, loving the dear life out of getting his passport photo taken. I wouldn't have been in raptures about lying on the shop … Continue reading This is my one-thousandth Instagram

The space in-between

When I think about today, later, I'll remember a short sunshine day of setting things right. We had a wonderful Easter weekend. We ate good meals, slept, went for walks, read books curled up in basket chairs, and watched two little boys buzz around on a permanent sugar high. They love each other and I … Continue reading The space in-between

Instagrammatic: your years in Instagram

(or not Instagram, whatevers.) Oh, I loved this. Thanks so much to those who participated! And thanks as well for giving me ideas about how to take better photos on my phone - my camera might be covered in teeth-marks, but I can still be a little more creative with how I use it. First … Continue reading Instagrammatic: your years in Instagram

A call to arms for blog-browsers

I was browsing Instagram the other day (not an unusual occurrence). And there, posted underneath a blogger's photograph of her baby was THE comment. The one that makes me grit my teeth every time I see it. The one that goes 'I think you have a perfect life'. Because this blogger seems to be a … Continue reading A call to arms for blog-browsers

There’s a hole in my iPhone

Can you spot it? I deleted my Facebook app yesterday and verily, it was like chipping a hole from my heart. Oh ok, it wasn't. But I had to do it: every now and again I get to a stage where I can't not check it. The habit of flicking in and out of it becomes … Continue reading There’s a hole in my iPhone