Oh Summer, you are so delightful. What a streak of good weather we have been having.    I’m looking tanned, well … freckled …  something that rarely happens here in the UK.    My hair has turned curly and my skin is blemish free – aided by the vitamin D from being outside all the time.   Most of my…

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Travel Wardrobe Essentials

I’ve been back from Italy over a week but have only just gotten around to writing this post.   There is something about travel that means I don’t want to jump into sorting my photos the moment I get back (as witnessed by December’s Cuba photo still sitting, neglected, on my hard drive).   I prefer living in the memories…
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How Fat Really Feels

If, like me, you’re an avid listener of the BBC’s Woman’s Hour then you will no doubt have heard an episode featuring their latest series, How Fat Feels. Now, before I delve into how fat feels for me (and I can only speak for me as everyone’s experiences will be different) I would like to clarify something: Fat is not a…
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Get Packing with Me! Sardinia

Those of you who follow me on Instagram are probably more than a little tired of my holiday posts so apologies if this is overkill! I spent last week having the most amazing time traveling around Northern Sardinia with my husband.   We ate tons of pasta & pizza, drank far too much wine, walked for miles on end across…
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Uniform

I feel like we’ve been waiting for spring for a long time now. I cannot believe that it is May and I’ve still, mostly, been wondering about in wooly jumpers and the mouldy old wax. But today feels a little fresher, a little brighter, and a little warmer. I’m not needing to wear a waterproof … or wellies … which…
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