It’s National Stationery Week and the festivities are in full swing. As I type this, the London Stationery Show is just wrapping up. The annual exhibition hosts all of your favourite high street stationery, office and art brands as well as smaller online names. Oh, how I wish I’d known it was a thing beforeContinue reading
World Poetry Day 2017 Today (March 21st) marks World Poetry Day. An annual event founded by the UN’s education sector, UNESCO, to bring the world together in honour of the creativity of the human spirit. I’ve blogged about my love of poetry in the past so when office supplies company, Viking Direct, got in touchContinue reading
Mums come in many forms. They’re usually the woman who gave birth to or adopted you, but for some Mum is also Nan, an Aunt or a foster carer. Whoever she is, the woman who spent time and energy ensuring you grew up into the *ahem* well-rounded, responsible grown up you are today *ahem* deservesContinue reading
I’ve got a shocking confession to make, dear readers: I’ve never seen Harry Potter! I know, shocking right? Okay, so I half-watched the first film waaay back in my teens in a cinema full of excited, noisy kids so I get the gist (Magical powers; “you’re a wizard Harry!”.Yada yada), but beyond the basics IContinue reading
2016 is almost here and for stationery and planner addicts everywhere this is a time to party! Why? Because fresh new planners to scrawl over, that’s why! Time to pull out the pencil case and reorganise life with colourful tool-kits of post-its, highlighters and paper-clips. Many of us organisation freaks have multiple planners, apps andContinue reading
Back in March, blogger network Joe Blogs held a fun event in Cardiff’s Chapter Arts center called #HillarysCrafternoon. An afternoon where local bloggers got down and crafty with some of Hillarys gorgeous fabrics, learning how to make notebook covers and cute fabric birds with the ladies from craft school, The Crafty Hen (you can readContinue reading
Are you looking for something special for your valentine but can’t quite work out what to buy for them. Okay, do they have an home office or desk in the house? Yes? Go and check their desk. Is it full of scraps of paper entitled ” To do.”, “To buy”, “To visit”, “What I’d doContinue reading
Cosmic Kick is a lifestyle blog with a focus on tech, home and music. Written by me, Angela. A Liverpool based freelance writer, lover of metal, internet addict and dork.