Ugh I know you guys are bored to death with these kinds of posts, which is ironically why I have to write this one. Since you’ve seen the title I’m sure you know where this is going, but just to reiterate: I’m going to be taking a break from blogging for a bit *gasps*. Someone […]
Subscription boxes are having a moment – or should that be a month? Something about our dastardly Modern Way Of Living (insert spurious claim about social media evils here) has made 2016 the year in which everyone has chosen to eschew shopping in actual shops and instead receive everything by post. Like artisan cheeses? You […]
Hello hello hello there! Long time no post (sorry). As the title of this post suggests, I have been in Greece. Due to an unexpected lack of Wifi, I underwent a kind of enforced digital detox and was unable to post, tweet, instagram or hate-stalk rich skinny girls’ feeds (guilty) for 7 full days. As […]
Never has there been a more insidious marketing ploy than the boots 3 for 2 deal. And I say that as someone who works in advertising (gasp! evils). It just feels like it makes sense economically, like a fiscally responsible pick and mix. And add in a rainy morning commute or a dodgy meeting and […]
I don’t make a habit of drinking cocktails mid afternoon in my pyjamas, but then again, it’s not something I feel I need to rule out. My favourite cocktail bar none for this – or any other – drinking occasion is an amaretto sour. Sweet, nutty amaretto paired with searingly sour lemon and tempered with […]
After a prolonged shopping drought which may or may not have had something to do with having to file a tax return (it did), I am back in the game with some sneaky purchases for hair, face and feet. So here goes.
At the risk of sounding about 50 thousand years old, it used to be that if you had a bad day, you had a bad day. Back in the good old noughties, if you felt sad, anxious or frustrated, it was probably because something sh*t happened, as sh*t things are wont to do. If any […]