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One Day by David Nicholls

Several people waxed lyrical to me about how amazing the book One Day by David Nicholls is. I thought it was OK. I don't read much fiction on account of not having time and when I do I [...]

Hangover Day

Thursday 29th September Today was a hangover day. Yesterday was volunteering day. Oh, what will tomorrow hold? I've found the best cure for hangovers is staying in bed all day watching One Tree Hill, Scrubs or more recently, [...]

2011: An Early Review

I know it's not the end of the year, but I don't think we have to pass some kind of an official calendar landmark in order to look back and evaluate. So, this year started really badly. I [...]

‘Are you OK?’ Day

Today is Thursday, but as well as that, it's 'are you OK?' day. This idea was brought to my attention by Checks & Spots. The concept is simple. On a Thursday, you reach out to someone you care [...]

What’s in the box?

??My brother's soon-to-be wife, Anne, was kind enough to send me a box of products that she likes for me to review. They include - The Clinique 3 step system for dry skin - 2 x Barry M [...]

Ombre my Hair

So, a few weeks ago I was thinking about ombring my hair, remember? Well, I had a go and it failed. But then I had another go and it kind of worked. You can check out what happened [...]

What makes you happy?

I read a blog post earlier over on Moorea Seal's blog this morning. I'm not a regular of Moorea Seal yet, I was over there reading the guest post by Sarah Von of Yes and Yes, of which [...]

Wedding Fashion: Glitzy Secrets

My brother gets married a month tomorrow, cue lots of posts on wedding fashions. I'm wearing a dress that I already own and have only worn it once. It's navy, with ruching in all the right places and [...]

New Look Blouse

Remember that blouse I was going on about at New Look? Well, over the weekend, they added it to their site. It was tucked in on the picture I posted and I was hoping it would be longer, [...]

My Honest Policy

I've added an honestly policy to the site, so you can get a better idea of what is and isn't sponsored and/or requested. I want to be very open about the nature of this site, so here's my [...]