Welcome to my blog

Welcome to my blog

Hi, I’m Caroline Allen - I’m a lifestyle journalist and author writing about everything from interiors to parenting, from mental health to travelling. I’ve written for The Guardian, Mail On Sunday, Stylist and Yahoo among others. I hope you find my little place on the internet as enjoyable as I do.
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Things I’ve discovered as a beginner gardener

Things I’ve discovered as a beginner gardener

I’ve discovered quite a few things as a beginner gardener. Up until the beginning of the…

How to rediscover who you are after having children

How to rediscover who you are after having children

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I had a little chat with Francesca Specter the other day. If you haven’t come across…

How to spend the day in Sevenoaks: The ultimate guide

How to spend the day in Sevenoaks: The ultimate guide

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I’ve been wanting to write How to spend the day in Sevenoaks: The ultimate guide for…

European travel bucket list

European travel bucket list

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Here’s my European travel bucket list. I’ve put this together because James and I have agreed…

Visiting Las Vegas with a toddler

Visiting Las Vegas with a toddler

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Here’s everything you need to know about visiting Las Vegas with a toddler. We travelled with…

32; The year we need to start taking our skincare seriously

32; The year we need to start taking our skincare seriously

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32; the year we need to start taking our skincare seriously. Yes, I’m now 32. I…

Are Adanola leggings really worth the hype?

Are Adanola leggings really worth the hype?

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Are Adanola leggings really worth the hype? I wanted to write this Adanola leggings review because…

What is your why?

What is your why?

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What is your why? And if it has changed over the years, that’s absolutely fine. I’m…

Parenting in the age of social media is a minefield

Parenting in the age of social media is a minefield

Parenting in the age of social media is a minefield and with each social medium being…

Is change really as scary as we think it is?

Is change really as scary as we think it is?

Is change really as scary as we think it is? I’ve struggled with how to deal…

Activities to do at home if you’re self isolating because of coronavirus

Activities to do at home if you’re self isolating because of coronavirus

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Morning Routine For Maximum Productivity

Morning Routine For Maximum Productivity

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Turning 30: The Mental Shift

Turning 30: The Mental Shift

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