Geeking by in May & June

It’s that time again and it’s a short one as not much has been happening. May was quite a difficult month, especially towards the end, which was why I chose to skip the end of the month update at the time. I wasn’t in a good place at all; my mental health was all over the place and I was dealing with a lot of personal stuff. As a result I referred myself to another health service as the previous one has a massive waiting list. I can technically refer myself to a third if I wish, however, I keep putting the call off andRead More →

Geeking by in December & January

Hi everyone! It’s been a while since there was Geeking By update and eagle-eyed readers may notice that there’s a month missing; November. Honestly not much happened in that month so skipping ahead to December and January instead. Christmas Markets There are two Christmas markets in Glasgow each year and we used to go to at least one of them regularly before our health problems got too bad. Every year we try to get there but are unable to do so, so it was great to be able to do it this year! It was just such a shame that the markets themselves were aRead More →

January Update

My life very rarely goes according to plan (this January especially), and the past year has been a lesson in accepting that. In doing so I realised that I’d completely shied away from posting personal blog posts, hiding what was happening in my life and especially anything related to my health. I’d comment about it, usually to apologise for a late post, and that would be it. That doesn’t jive with the whole point of this blog, nor with my way of living and I realised that I’ve fallen into a pattern of shame and anxiety about what other people think. In trying to cultivateRead More →

Sharing Saturday: Desk storage ideas

  One of my birthday presents was a new desk, something which was much needed and resulted in me browsing desk shelving and accessories for hours. Here are some of my favourites to share with you 🙂 To view the full product details please click the company name for the link.   1 – South Shore Floral Stripe Multi Drawer Unit, £19.99 from WHSmith. 2 – Me Wow Cats Multi Drawer Unit, £14.99 from WHSmith 3 – Decopatch mini drawers, £12.25 from LisaRoseCrafts at Etsy 4 – Wilko Botanica Noticeboard, £3.50 from Wilko 5 – Wilko Reminisce Geometric Card Desk Set, £2.50 from Wilko 6Read More →