Life Lately // A new Instagram project…

Instagram is slowly loosing it’s appeal for many people.  I hear on forums, twitter chats and on the app itself that people are fed up with the ever changing algorithm.  Not only that, people are increasingly feeling stifled with the need to ‘curate’ their feed.  To live an ‘insta’ worthy life, and to only post their very best. Why? Well to ensure that their likes are up and growing followers, to monetise their feed as a micro influencer. Oh yes

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Personal // Is anyone out there?

Working in social media is a lonely business. I know that sounds stupidly daft, and I can see that you are probably all thinking she’s talking out of her ass… but it is, believe me.  It takes a special kind of person to shout endlessly into the black hole void of the interweb… not knowing if anyone is listening or indeed if anyone cares. I sit here, in my lounge, with only my cats for conversation whilst thinking up funny

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Life Lately // January…

January, the month we dread the most, a bit of come down from the highs of the festive season. But this month I have tried to embrace it’s dark grey days, finding time to take it slow and enjoy some nesting, changing things up at home and of course a bit of planning for the coming year. Lou ArchellLou Archell, a writer, photographer, stylist and founder of Littlegreenshed.  A UK lifestyle & travel blog Lou is also a busy mum

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Life Lately // November…

November, gosh you were a stunning month, sunshine most days, with deep crisp frost.  Move over fog and leaves, I have a new love FROST! This month has been spent working hard prepping for SISTERHOOD, so home life has been pretty quiet.  We have started (but not finished) several DIY home improvements.  Dan knocked through the blocked up fireplace, as my parents gave us an old Edwardian fireplace from their home.  Dan painted it, and we are just waiting for

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