A whiter shade of … white

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Nothing says summer better than white. Yes, it isn’t the most practical colour out there and in fact every time I put on a white top, tomato sauce and red wine have a habit of zoning in on me with military precision. But adding a bit of white into your life can be just the ticket to giving your wardrobe …

Twinkle Toes

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Three year old daughter: Mummy, you have cracked your head open! Me: What? No I haven’t. Three year old: Yes you have mummy, what’s that? (pointing to my forehead) Me: Oh that, that is called a wrinkle. Three year old: Oh dear. Oh dear, indeed. Is this going to be the start of the slippery road to Botox or maybe more …

Jump into Summer

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Note to self: bicycles and dresses do not mix. As a relative newcomer to the world of cycling this may be an obvious point, but I definitely displayed more than my lack of cycling proficiency as I rode along the streets last week. No matter how much I hitched up my stretchy jersey dress (which I had to wear as …

Spring survival guide: the little jacket

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It is May, the heating is still on, I am wearing my winter coat, there has been hail, thunder and lightning. Ok it’s not but it was when I wrote this post originally.  Hallelujah – the sun is here but for how long? Who knows, but what I do know is that layering is the only way to get through the …