Another month, another round up of so many lovely blogs! I just loved putting this month’s selection together- there are so many of my old favourite reads in there, along with a few new gems you’re going to just love! Have a little read through the description of each blog in turn, click across via the links, and don’t forget to add your favourites to Bloglovin’! Happy reading, my friends…
Rhyme & Ribbons
I’ve read Amanda’s lovely blog for the longest time now! There’s something effortlessly charming about Rhyme & Ribbons- I think it’s the way Amanda manages to include something of her fun personality in every last post she shares. And speaking of the posts on Rhyme & Ribbons, let me tell you what’s been going on month! Earlier in February saw Amanda heading to Pizza Express to review their new menu offerings- a total contrast to the offbeat supper club meal she ate at The Little Yellow Door pop up in Notting Hill this week! Alongside all this delicious food, there’ve been lists of happy things, a post about going back to basics in the wardrobe department, and some photos of beautiful Dulwich that made me want to move in a heartbeat! What more could you ask for, in a blog?
Favourite post of the past month? London | Dulwich Village.
This month, Silverspoon London has been all about food and drink, which has made me very happy indeed! Angie’s been busy trialling and reviewing so many wonderful dining experiences, you’ll be hard pressed to know which to add to your ‘must visit’ list next! There’s been a Vietnamese Valentine’s Day meal at House of Ho that looked completely divine, an elegant French feast at Sketch, and, most envy-inducing, a tour of some of the most famous champagne houses in Champagne, France! I love how thoroughly Angie covers every restaurant, destination, or hotel she visits, and how passionate she is about fine dining and luxury travel. In short, her blog is just an all-round brilliant one!
Favourite post of the past month? Valentine’s Day at sketch Lecture Room & Library.
The What Now Blog
Louise’s blog is always the one I turn to when I’m in need of a little thinking-space and inspiration. There’s something special about Louise’s writing and the way she puts together her posts- they’re always so well researched and informed, and I reckon anyone would be hard pressed to read them and not feel a little boost of positivity! On The What Now Blog, Louise shares interviews with fascinating women, ‘how to’ posts (her latest, on avoiding the afternoon slump, is brilliant!), and a fun series called ‘Making Time For’ in which she focuses on getting the most out of her time, and encourages her readers to do the same. Her posts read like talking with a friend, and I just love them. One to start reading right away!
Favourite post of the past month? How Do You Beat That Annoying 3pm Slump?
A Bookish Baker
Helen’s blog has been a new one to me this month, and I’m so, SO glad I’ve had the chance to add it to my reading list! A Bookish Baker combines two of the greatest loves of my life- baking and the outdoors, with books thrown in for good measure! On Helen’s blog, you’ll find delicious looking recipes (this month’s potato cake recipe is high on my ‘to make’ list right now!), posts about Helen’s brood of chickens and ducks (I’m green with envy!), and a beautiful series called ‘the seasons outside my back door’. I just LOVE each and every one of Helen’s posts- for their simplicity, for how beautiful her writing and photographs are, and for how elegantly she brings together her passions and combines them in her posts. This one’s is a real treasure, and you’re going to love it!
Favourite post of the past month? The Seasons Outside My Back Door: Week 4 January 2016
The Courtney Diaries
I’ve so enjoyed following along with Courtney’s adventures on the other side of the Atlantic via her blog, this month! The Courtney Diaries is, as I’m sure you might have guessed, an online diary made up of all Courtney’s adventures and day to day goings on and the loves of her life! This month, Courtney’s shared posts about her Valentine’s Day in NYC, about creating an inspiring workspace, and, most importantly, a recipe for bacon mac and cheese that looks completely heavenly! Seriously, the best. Courtney’s posts all have such a lovely, friendly energy to them, and are so engaging to read. It’s exactly the sort of uplifting, happy lifestyle blog I find myself drawn back to time and again, I’m sure you’ll just love it too :)
Favourite post of the past month? The Best Bacon Mac & Cheese.
Our French Oasis
Susan’s blog has been another new discovery for me this month, and I couldn’t love it any more if I tried! Our French Oasis is, as you might’ve been able to guess, a blog that centres around life in France. Susan lives in an old village in the French countryside with her husband, five children, and a whole menagerie of animals, and writes that her aim is to pass on to her children the love of the simple way of life she and her husband enjoyed when they both were young. On her blog, you’ll find posts about the family’s chickens and dogs (my owning chickens obsession is at an all time high!), photos and stories from their village, and snapshots of the beautiful local area and all it has to offer. Our French Oasis truly is the dreamiest blog, and I know you’ll love it as much as I do!
Favourite post of the past month? French Hens and Scrambled Eggs.
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