The Hels Project
An expert’s guide to SEO and blogging

An expert’s guide to SEO and blogging


Terms like SEO and DA are mentioned a lot in blogging, and so I thought I’d put together a (hopefully!) helpful guide to SEO and blogging…
Brews and books with Booths

Brews and books with Booths


Anyone that knows me will know that tea and books feature pretty heavily in most of my days…

Getting to know me – 28 facts

Daily life Lifestyle

I’ve been blogging for a couple of years now, but it’s only recently I’ve made a real push to become more active and engage with others, especially on social media. I .

Pregnancy & childbirth: expectation vs. reality


In my first antenatal class, we were asked to write down what we expected from labour and childbirth based on what we’ve ever heard or seen in films, tv shows etc. While we knew that .

My daily eye make-up


Eye make-up has always been my favourite, as soon as I was allowed to wear make-up I plastered on mascara, eye shadow and extremely messy and uneven liquid eyeliner. As I got older I .

Bucket list

Daily life Lifestyle

I love having goals to work towards; I’m always infinitely more motivated if I have something specific that I want to achieve, and so I’ve put together a bucket list of .

Where I live

Daily life Lifestyle

I was given a copy of Dana Fox’s 365 Blog Topic Ideas for Christmas – it’s pretty much as it sounds, there is a different idea for a blog post on every page. As I’m currently getting .

Hello four months, goodbye sleep


Here we are, four months into parenting. I can’t believe how quickly time is flying, and how much he is growing and changing on a daily basis. Everyday is a learning curve, and just as .


Lifestyle Mental Health Parenting

Merriam-Webster’s word of 2016 was “surreal” and that definitely sums up my year. At the beginning of 2016, I was flying to New York with my boyfriend which had been .

Why I’m running the London Marathon

Fitness Lifestyle

I’m running the 2017 London Marathon in the hope of raising enough money to help fund the South Leicester Memory Cafes. This is why…

Interview: Bonnie Pop Makes

Daily life Lifestyle

Beautiful fabrics, fun patterns and handmade pieces, Bonnie Pop Makes is a small business run by Kayleigh, who makes baby clothes, bunting, bags and bibs. Dressing my baby up in new .

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Daily life Lifestyle

Last night I was lucky enough to be able to go and see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them before it was released. I’m a big fan of the Harry Potter books, but was never .

Eight Weeks: A-Z


I know it’s been a while since I’ve posted on here, but every time I sit down to write anything, Dougie decides that’s the time he’s hungry or needs a change or .