blogging, Lifestyle, New Blogger, northern ireland, Uncategorized

Life behind the hyperlinks

One massive positive that has come from social media in the last few months for me has been meeting some of the lovely people behind the squares of instagram or linked to blogs I read. It has been highlighted by a number of people on social media sites such as insta, Facebook and through different… Continue reading Life behind the hyperlinks

blogging, family, Holidays, kids, Lifestyle, New Blogger, northern ireland, parenting, Uncategorized

Its all about me..

Gosh how narcissistic does that title sound?! I don't mean it to be of course but I have welcomed lots of new followers over the last few months through this blog, instagram and Facebook and thought it would be only right to introduce myself a bit more. My name is Jillian, I am mum to Olivia… Continue reading Its all about me..

Beauty, Lifestyle, reading, Uncategorized, work

DVF – The Woman I Wanted To Be

I first came across Diane Von Furstenburg when I watched 'The City' featuring Whitney Port on MTV, I'm not even embarrassed to admit I was a massive fan of 'The Hills' back in the day I mean who wasnt right?!  I love the colourful DVF offices, the backdrop of New York City and all the… Continue reading DVF – The Woman I Wanted To Be

Home, interior, Lifestyle, northern ireland, Uncategorized

Extending the Home

June 2016 was the month we decided to put an extension on our house. Having a baby on the way just wasnt enough we had to extend our home too 🙂 The plans were drawn up, submitted, planning permission granted and the contractor well.... contracted. Once the foundation were put in I realised the actual… Continue reading Extending the Home

family, kids, Lifestyle, northern ireland, parenting, Uncategorized

Getting Crafty With Autumn

With not having the ability to celebrate big events this year, the girls are constantly talking about Christmas but with Halloween parties happening this month we aim to embrace this season. Nursery school has sent home details of their autumnal walks searching for chestnuts and Olivia has been giving us a lesson on the lifecycle… Continue reading Getting Crafty With Autumn

Lifestyle, New Blogger, northern ireland, Uncategorized

Country Blog Retreat NI

Sunday just passed was spent at a lovely Country Bloggers Retreat organised by Emma at Lifeatthelittlewood. The retreat took place at the most gorgeous of locations in Larchfield Estate, the surroundings were absolutely stunning and the event itself could have easily rivaled a wedding with 145 guests in attendance. Emma definitely took on a mammoth task… Continue reading Country Blog Retreat NI