Month: October 2015

10 Items Under £50 to Update Your Wardrobe

As fun and unexpected as the Indian Summer we had in September and the beginning of October was, it’s definitely time to accept that the winter months are upon us. This hopefully means adding a few pieces to update your wardrobe for winter. This doesn’t mean spending a fortune though, even on more traditionally expensive items Read More …

#RunningDiary – Week 5

4 weeks down, 24 weeks to go until the Paris Marathon 2016 and my first ever marathon. Here is what I’ve been getting up to this week with my training following the Bupa Half Marathon training plan. Day 29 Rest day (favourite day of the week) Day 30 TRAINING: 30 mins easy DISTANCE: 5.4km TIME: Read More …

I’ve Got This Thing About… Hats

Until a couple of years ago, I was an admirer of people who could wear hats and look really confident and comfortable whilst doing so and, although I often bought hats, I would never actually leave the house wearing them. Believe it or not, it actually takes quite a lot of practice wearing a hat Read More …

How To Detox Your Wardrobe

Everywhere you turn, there is a new detox on the market that will make you drop a dress size in a week, help you sleep better, make your skin brighter and add seven years onto your life expectancy etc, etc. But today I’m talking about a detox of the wardrobe variety. A detox is formally Read More …

#RunningDiary – Week 4

Week 4 of training for the Paris Marathon in April 2016. I’ve started looking at flights and accommodation in Paris this week. I really want to go for a week and I’m thinking of trying Air B’n’B for the first time. If you’ve used it before (especially in Paris) please let me know! Found this Read More …

Autumn Wish List – Part 2

With the new season comes a long list of items that I really need (okay, want) to help get me through the harsh winter months. You can catch up on the first part of my wish list from last week here. I’ll admit that I’m not in a particularly committed relationship with any perfume right Read More …

#RunningDiary – Week 3

I can’t believe it’s Week 3 of my training for the Paris marathon already! Day 15 Monday was meant to be a rest day but since I missed Saturday’s run, I had to do my Sunday on Monday. See last weeks #RunningDiary here Day 16  Just about sobered up from Sunday night but my legs Read More …