Maybe it’s a 33 year old crisis but I spent most of my birthday money on pink things, including, surely height of basic bitchdom, rose gold ombre ends on my hair. The pink was a bit strong and CND protestery … Continue reading Shopping: Think Pink
I used to wear mad stuff. Skirts over boot-cut jeans with Uggs ( we have Sienna Miller to thank for that,) the dreaded white stilettos and sweatband combo that featured in every party ensemble circa 2002, and don’t even get … Continue reading Earning my Stripes: The Perfect Breton
You know when you put all your make up on in the morning and then look in the mirror a few hours later to see a greasy mad woman staring back at you, makeup smeared all over her face? Well, … Continue reading Beauty Hero: L’oreal Infallible Mattifying Base
Sleeping is something that I do fabulously. It feels a little gauche bragging about it, considering that so many people spend the nights staring at the ceiling, snatching what precious hours they can – including the one that I share a bed with. I suppose it’s like boasting about being too rich or too thin. The trouble with a part night owl, part insomniac boyfriend is they tend to do things at night, often with the light on. This can be a problem when you need at least 9 hours peaceful slumber, with at least 2 of these hours gained … Continue reading Last night a sleep mask saved my life – Lavender Eye Mask by Holistic Silk
Yesterday I walked into the living room to find my boyfriend removing a hair ball from our, very distressed, cats mouth. This was no fur ball. It was a human hair ball. These rogue strands aren’t just blocking animal … Continue reading The truth about long hair
According to the holy grail of horrible news, the Daily Mail, women buy crazier items of clothing on-line than they would in an actual non-virtual shop made with bricks and mortar. This is hardly news to me, but it does strike a chord. A bizarre chemical reaction happens in the left side of my brain when I have a screen in front of me and a mouse in my hand, OK there is usually a glass of Rioja close by too. Faced with the 8 foot 5 stone fillies modelling the threads at asos.com my celebrity story addled brain tells … Continue reading Why do we buy mental clothes on-line?