An Inspirational Hero

A while ago I mentioned here that my friend Laura who I met through her blog, My Pollyanna, had opened up her own life and style boutique in Stockbridge, Hampshire – Hero. Last Monday, despite the best sabotage efforts from the trains (again) and the drizzle of a dreary Monday morning, I finally got to… Read More

Wishing you a very Boden Christmas!

With Christmas catalogues and mailers from some of my best loved brands dropping onto the doormat on a regular basis, it’s no wonder I’m getting whipped up into a holiday season frenzy. Show me some of usual shopping favourites with a little added shimmer and shine and I’m hooked. A fairly hefty Boden offering arrived… Read More

Three Ways To Wear The White Shirt With M&S

Always one for advocating the white shirt as a style staple, I gave an appreciative squeak (ever do that?) when I stumbled across this 3 Ways To Wear offering from Marks & Spencer recently. Click the shirt or: 1 M&S Collection No Peep pure cotton shirt // 2 M&S Collection Boyfriend Shirt // 3 Autograph… Read More

Gifts for Mr Stylish & Winter Shine Lovers

It’s Wednesday so that can only mean one thing – Gift Guide time. I’m driving myself into a state of festive frenzy preparing these posts – is it too early to put the tree up yet? I got quite carried away choosing a selection of gentlemenly gifts and was really impressed with the offerings from… Read More

Breakfast Besties

I love breakfast. And would go so far to say its my favourite meal of the day. It’s full of promise (healthy regimes are easy to restart with a good breakfast), it’s accompanied by tea and then coffee and if I get it right, I don’t give another thought to food until at least…ooh 11.47am…. Read More