Three Posh Frocks

Three Posh Frocks

I have a wardrobe full of clothes that belong in the life I used to live, but I still can’t quite bring myself to clear them out. I have shoes that are impractical for the school run, the…

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I Wore This and Thought of You

I Wore This and Thought of You

There are some items in my wardrobe that I will never ever throw out.  No matter how badly they may fit, how tatty they may look, or how unfashionable they may be. My ‘Australia’ jeans.  They…

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Not Going Grey Gracefully

Not Going Grey Gracefully

I found my first grey hair when I was 25-years old.  Closer examination revealed clusters of silver strands across my crown and decorating my hairline. I panicked, attacked the brightest of the bunch with a…

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Autumn Clothes for Kids

Autumn Clothes for Kids

So, I guess we are to assume from the recent nosedive in temperatures, oh and ALL the rain, that Summer has come to an abrupt end. I don’t feel as cheated as I usually do…

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Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

*WARNING* The post below contains shallow, superficial content of absolutely no importance whatsoever.  If you are easily bored, please click away now. I had a shocking realisation last summer that I did not need to…

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Cheater

Cheater

I knew you were the one for me after our very first meeting. The conversation flowed easily, you were not too demanding of my time and you made me feel better about myself. For 6-years,…

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Shocking Realisation

Shocking Realisation

I realised something shocking this week.  Something that caught me so unaware that I had to sit down for a couple of minutes to take it in. Looking back, it is obviously something that has…

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Long Locks Gone

Long Locks Gone

When I called the Greek God(zilla) from JFK airport before boarding my return flight home, he proudly reeled off a list of all the things he had accomplished while I had been away. These included: –…

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Skinny Jeans

Skinny Jeans

A few months back, I made a decision not to fad diet again and wrote about it here in a post titled No-No Dieting. For the most part, I have stuck to this.  I try…

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A Grey Matter

A Grey Matter

So there I was at the traffic lights this morning. happily plucking my eyebrows in the rearview mirror, as you do, when I noticed a small flicker of silver glimmering back at me in my reflection. At first I assumed…

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