Obsessed with The George

I recently posted on Instagram about The George in MontClair, New Jersey. It has been designed by beauty legend Bobbi Brown. I have become slightly obsessed with the interior, it is just beautiful and many of the interior design magazines have been writing about it (The Cut, Architectural Digest etc).  She uses red and theContinue reading “Obsessed with The George”

Nice Fanny Pouch! (aka bum bag/belt bag)

When I was a teenager my sister, brother in law and mum saved up their hard earned pennies to take to me and my niece to Disney World. Then it was a holiday of a life time and growing up on MTV, LA Law and Dirty Dancing of course the US of A was exciting.Continue reading “Nice Fanny Pouch! (aka bum bag/belt bag)”

Great books to read to embrace your 40’s and beyond.

Here are a few books I have been reading to help embrace my 40’s and the changes happening to my body. I hope they help you too. Anne Kreamer – Going Gray – How to embrace your authentic self with grace and style India Knights – In Your Prime – Older, Wiser, Happier Miranda Sawyer –Continue reading “Great books to read to embrace your 40’s and beyond.”

The most instagramable reusable coffee cups around.

Image credit: Bando I love coffee, espresso, cappuccino, latte, vanilla latte, I have them all. Coffee is my friend, I have a coffee from a coffee shop once a day, it is my little treat in the morning on the way in to work.  That means that I have used around 350 non reusable cupsContinue reading “The most instagramable reusable coffee cups around.”

Here’s to feeling like a donought.

Here’s to having put your heart out there and feeling like a doughnut because it wasn’t reciprocal, here’s to not reading a situation and making someone else feel like a doughnut when they had put their heart out there. Here’s to finding the man whom I wanted to finally buy this doughnut for and himContinue reading “Here’s to feeling like a donought.”

But, Can I keep my socks on?

I recently went for my health check, annual asthma check and smear test all in one go with the surgery nurse. I don’t believe in doing things by halves. On arrival the nurse asked me what I wanted to do first, I said “Lets get the worst job done first” (I have been reading aContinue reading “But, Can I keep my socks on?”

The Humble Tea bag

I  read an article in December in The Times newspaper that said gardeners have been noticing that the Tea bag was no longer disintegrating into the earth, after popping used Tea bags in the compost bin and then using that in their gardens. Small pieces of the T-bag was turning up in the soil whenContinue reading “The Humble Tea bag”