A Summer Holiday in France

It’s taken me a while to actually sit down and write about my summer adventures and I think that’s because subconsciously I’ve been trying to preserve them. As if writing about them makes them a thing of the past. So here I am, sitting in my garden, off sick, trying to make myself feel better by […]

To simple happinesses

Happiness eh? The most desired emotion. The most sort after state of mind. I’ve been thinking a lot about happiness recently and how, for me at least, it really is the simple things that make me the most happy and content. Like having an evening in with Oli, watching The Great British Bake Off and An […]

Our end of summer tradition

I like to think that I’ll always have these long holidays, especially these extra-large, indulgent slices of Summer. It’s most certainly a perk of the job. I’ll tell you that for free. And as the end of the Summer holiday rolls around, I like to mark it with something special and different, that makes the […]

Fancy dress on a shoestring

Ok, so budgeting for a wedding doesn’t leave you with a whole heap of disposable income. But life still goes on. You still have everyday things to pay for. Like food, and days out with friends and fancy dress costumes. I don’t know about you but I find fancy dress shops to be some of […]