Feeling A Bit Sht Nice Life Reminders Pip-Life

Feeling a bit sh*t? These things might help you feel less so

August 8, 2020

How about a few fun/fancy things to brighten your day? I think it’s a good idea …

Kids’ drawings made into rugs? Okay!

This is such a great story! This lady’s cats wandered around the vase for years! Rare Chinese Vase Found in Pet-Filled Home Sells for $9 Million.

I started a new thing! Perhaps you already saw it?!

This is SUCH a beautiful read. I’m a bit scared of ducks and geese, mostly due to Angus and the Ducks, but this is changing my mind a bit. | The Company of Geese.

Would you like to DIY a Frog and Toad? Aren’t they amazing?!

From The Guardian: Savoury sounds: 12 food podcasts that are perfect for cooking to.

Very important: The giant tap-dancing noses scene from Shostakovich’s The Nose (The Royal Opera)

Sophie reminded me of these cinnamon scrolls and they seem like a great idea!

Vegetarian one-pot pilaf with cauliflower, carrots, peas and corn by @aliceinframes … have you seen Alice’s new book?! I am very excited about it!

In Praise of Veg

It’s incredible to see how journalism is being further enhanced by technology – Reconstructing Journalistic Scenes in 3D  via Swiss Miss!

Okay, yum! 30 simple cakes and bakes for low-key afternoon teas.

If you use Instagram stories, search for the very cute plantethics in GIFS! Or dindaps (below)

What Happened to My Mood When I Started Painting Once a Day” – arty food for thought!

I made this Butter Chicken and it was delish! I skipped the frying the chicken phase, and it worked out just great.

Helpful! 30 no-fuss recipes using everyday ingredients.

This is so gorgeous! Mosaic Squares Blanket via Purl Soho. So tempting!!

And this badger in a blanket is my current vibe.

Keep well, comrades!

x Pip



  • Reply Sheryl Collier August 10, 2020 at 7:06 PM

    I love your posts Pip. Such a lovely way to start the day. As Anissa said previously….my day has been Pipped x

  • Reply Sive August 9, 2020 at 2:58 PM

    Pro tip: If you download the GIPHY app on your iPhone, you can also use the stickers above in text messages (well, iMessages – to other iPhone users) 🙂

  • Reply Lilliana Gold August 8, 2020 at 12:47 PM

    For these delightful shares THANKYOU

  • Reply Anissa Ljanta August 8, 2020 at 12:13 PM

    My day feels better now that it’s been Pipped. Thank you!

  • Reply Sarah August 8, 2020 at 10:33 AM

    Some really lovely things there Pip, thank you!!

  • Reply Callie August 8, 2020 at 9:22 AM

    Thanks Pip. These posts are such a lovely breath of fresh air. Fresh air crossed with delicious cooking smells, warm homeiness and falling asleep wrapped in a blanket.

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