Well winter is officially upon us and I refuse to shift from one place to another without a cup of tea. On the weekends when I leave the house to run errands I find myself skipping down to the nearest Starbucks or Costa to buy myself a hot drink to keep me company, latest love, the Christmas lattes! They are delicious, do you know every … Continue reading A hot beverage
Congratulations to the super organised folks who have already finished their christmas shopping, those like me who aren’t there yet, read on! I’ve put together a gift guide for us wonderful women who love a little bit of sophistication and a little bit of indulgence! I’ve tried to put together ideas women of every age group will like and relish. Every year for Christmas I clearly … Continue reading A Christmas Gift Guide| For Her
I have written and re written words that are half formed like my thoughts and make very little sense. So scrap that! I’ve pledged not to post articles that don’t inspire me, I’m aware that I may be violating the sacred rule of blogging that talks about frequency but to me that’s like serving a badly baked cake, why would I do that when … Continue reading Not many words
I met a lot of people this last month, some new and some, a completely new side to them! Oh yea adversity brings out over 50 shades of strangeness. 😉 I like observing people, noticing the variation in their behaviour, the ups and downs, the indifference they show sometimes, the anger when things are out of their control, the excitement, the love, extreme passion and … Continue reading Have Courage & Be Kind
Lately I’ve been writing a lot about my younger years, so here’s stacking up another of those tales on my blog. When I was in my early teens or even younger there was a girl I knew who thought I tried copying her style of dressing! Oh the problems of a teenager or shall I say girls!Looking back I smile at the idiosyncrasies of childhood. … Continue reading Smart or Pretty?
This last week has been a sudden beam of happiness! I’ve welcomed it with a warm hug, the air is crisp and I cannot wait for December because it brings abundant snuggles, hot chocolate, presents and Christmas. The next couple of months are like a big sparkling bottle of champagne and I cannot wait to pop it open and savour it before the sparkles vanish!And … Continue reading An intimate goal!
I’m not in a happy place, something is unsettling and something half done, almost like a cake that didn’t rise in the oven or a cup of coffee turned cold. You know the feeling when you are all alone on a Friday evening and you start reflecting on things that are trivial ( or maybe not!) I’m not many years away from turning 30 so … Continue reading Keep your head held high!