This week I was surprised to find the Rallye Monte Carlo Historique in town for the day. I had a wander round at lunch time. Considering I’d not seen any advertising for it before the day, and that it was a weekday and raining, it was quite busy. I didn’t get to see the cars driving round, but it was still nice to spot different ones, including Colin McRae’s winning Subaru.
The last couple of years I’ve followed the excitement around Blogtacular and wanted to go. This year was the time I made it, despite my worry about lack of creativity. Because Blogtacular is a blogging conference attended and loved by creatives, not generally the parenting blog conferences I usually attend. But I decided that getting a different perspective on blogging, and looking for different opportunities and ideas, would make Blogtacular worth attending. Tickets for Blogtacular are more pricy, especially for… Continue Reading “Colour and creativity at Blogtacular”
For someone who currently lives in jeans and tops or jumpers outside work, and black trousers and brighter tops in work, a styling event doesn’t sound like somewhere you’d fine me. But last week, I met up with other Oxfordshire Bloggers for a styling event at an independent boutique in Oxford, Olivia May. Organised by Kate who runs Oxfordshire Bloggers, the event brought together some of the usual crowd plus some other newer bloggers and business owners, to find out… Continue Reading “Oxfordshire bloggers go styling at Olivia May with LisaB Styling”
If you’re not a blogger and noticed my social media feed over the weekend, you might have wondered what on earth had been going on. Because it was the weekend of Britmums Live which is a 2 day blogger conference, held in London, bringing together around 600 bloggers, predominantly mums, with a smattering of dad bloggers thrown in for good measure. This was my third Britmums event, and I enjoyed it just as much as last years. It’s a great… Continue Reading “Cementing friendships at Britmums Live 2015”