Something for the weekend

Love these clever venn diagrams

Wise words from Liz: Are you leaving enough space for your life in your work?

The sandwich artist

[video] so lovely: The Violin maker

A grapefruit olive oil cake for a winter’s day

Notebook of awesome

Nom! Sweet potato & quinoa salad (also: coffee bacon sandwiches)

The most insane letter ever written by a child to a TV weather man (via Sas)

All Starbucks should look like this

My designer Jo is running her fabulous course again! She really knows her stuff

Epic! 1550 chairs stacked between buildings (also: this)

Difference is just a part of normal

And finally, thank you so much for all your comments, tweets and emails about the book! I need to start thinking about doing some author-y promo-y stuff soon, but for now, i’m just so excited that you’re excited, you know? Means the world to me. Thank you xx

Something for the weekend


I’ve been dreaming up fun things to do for my book signings so i had a stamp made and it arrived yesterday. Kozue on Etsy has done such an amazing job! My idea was this: if you meet me in person and I sign your book I’ll put a stamp in it too, to make it a bit special :)

LOVE this! Famous photgraphers pose with their iconic images

Beautiful abstract Polaroids (via jen)

The washi tape expo

[video] Brian Cox is my new pin-up: why everything is connected to everything else

My sister and I are obsessed with this for Noah

Love the story behind this jewellery company

Sip & snack

This is epic: the scale of the universe

Could he BE any sexier?!

50 ways to say ‘you’re awesome’

Marianne’s book, Zen Under Fire, is now OUT IN THE WORLD! We first met when she was working in Afghanistan and came to the UK for a few days of down time…. and look where she is now. I am so so proud of my friend!

[video] Mary Ellen Mark shares her thoughts on capturing iconic images (also: looking foward to this book)

And finally, the winner of Wednesday’s poetry giveaway is Cecilia! Email coming your way soon, love x

Something for the weekend


Really inspired by this vision board idea

i LOVE this photo of a girl carrying her brother

The magazine editorial notebook (via Katrina)

[video] Yoshi’s mobile coffee shop brings hope to Japan

These portraits are nuts (via Sas)

Plan to make: Mint chocolate chip kale shake (also: Kris’s new guide to juicing)

Love exploring these workspaces

I’m a Polaroid girl

[Music] Dreamy spacey music by Hammock

The day Teller gave me the secret to my career in magic (via Gala)

Carbs are killing you (also: 10 biz documents you need before you die) see what i did there?

20 principles of success not taught in schools

I got a stamp made for my book signings!

Jason is so wise: Notes on man stuff

America’s first lady is badass (love this!)

Want to try these chocolates

These are all so inspiring!

New fave blog: Adulting

How to find your tribe

And finally, i got a bit obsessed with these scents I found in Marrakesh — so lovely I bought five ;) Also happy to find this place that sells perfume samples online.

Enjoy! xo

Something for the weekend


Completely enchanted by photos of this wedding

Instagram-style Photoshop actions from Angie

The books now have Facebook pages! Instant Love :: This I Know

An introvert’s guide to networking

Need to investigate: Focus Booster

47 ways to love yourself better

I see an elbow patch in my future

Loving Matt’s guide to coffee drinking in Londontown

How to conduct a great interview

Things to worry about by F Scott Fitzgerald (via Heidi)

Instagram as an artist’s sketchbook

How to be creative by the ever inspiring Justine Musk

I already can’t live without Evernote, but look at how cool XMind is too

I’m obsessed too: 6 fresh juice recipes (also: simple edamame toast)

[video] this is memerising

And finally, I’m off to teach at the Instant Love Polaroid retreat in Marrakesh tomorrow, so expect lots of Instagram photos (the pola scans will come later :) xo