Valentine’s in Lockdown – Top Tips For Keeping the Romance Alive

As Valentine’s day draws near, we’ve scoured the land for some hints and tips on how to keep the romance alive in Lockdown and we humbly present them to you below. We hope that they get you thinking and relight the fires of your stay-at-home romance….

10 So Just Be Blogs you might have missed …

We are feeling quite proud of ourselves at So Just Be.  In fact, we might just give ourselves a pat on the back.  And why do we feel like this?  Because of you lovely lot! If you told the two slightly inebriated women who came up with the idea for all this (we’d had ratherContinue reading “10 So Just Be Blogs you might have missed …”

Easily Irritated: The Perimenopausal Princess Papers Part 3

These days most people get on my tits.  In fact, not just people; noise, smells, tastes, theme tunes, phone notifications, radio DJs making small talk, the postman taking a shortcut over my front lawn that is the size of a postage stamp (lazy bastard).  I hadn’t thought anything of it – just assumed I wasContinue reading “Easily Irritated: The Perimenopausal Princess Papers Part 3”

No Smiles in the Aisles – Unexpected Grump in Baggage Area

I used to be one of those strange people who actually enjoyed doing the weekly shopping. I’d write my list the night before, put my shopping bags by the front door and then shoot off first thing on a Saturday morning to my local supermarket. I’d get there, park up, grab a trolley and startContinue reading “No Smiles in the Aisles – Unexpected Grump in Baggage Area”

Crafting: More than just a hobby!

Scoff all you like, but crafting genuinely makes you happy.  It’s probably the best hobby in the world.  In fact, crafting is way more than just a hobby! Crafting itself can come in many forms and is enjoyed by a multitude of people – not all crafters are fleece-wearing, hot-flushing middle-aged women! Men and womenContinue reading “Crafting: More than just a hobby!”

How to Train Your Husband: 9 Easy Steps to Domestic Bliss

I married a man whose mother still put his clothes out for him each day until he left home in his early 20s.  It came as rather a shock to him that I was not going to continue ‘mothering’ him.  My mother-in-law is a living fucking nightmare and has completely ruined all her sons withContinue reading “How to Train Your Husband: 9 Easy Steps to Domestic Bliss”

Lost in Festive Limbo? 7 ways to survive ‘that bit between’ Christmas and New Year

Christmas Day has come and gone, leaving you to survive that strange time of year also know as Twixmas. You know exactly what we mean. It’s that period where you don’t know what day of the week it is, you happily eat chocolate for breakfast and nobody bats an eyelid if you hit the BaileysContinue reading “Lost in Festive Limbo? 7 ways to survive ‘that bit between’ Christmas and New Year”