Our Top 5 Summer Kaftans – perfect cover ups for the beach!
Jul01

Our Top 5 Summer Kaftans – perfect cover ups for the beach!

We’re headed off on our first summery break next week – two weeks with a pool in the Dordogne. Being the end of May, we’re not expecting a glorious heatwave, but I’m well aware that the temperatures are likely to get high on the good days, so we’re going prepared!Naturally that means a spot of holiday shopping! Thanks to my ‘packing light’ policy we’re mostly covered; new goggles...

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Okay, I’m Calling It. Best Knickers Ever.
Jun13

Okay, I’m Calling It. Best Knickers Ever.

There was a time when I chose my underwear purely on the way it looked – was it lacy, slinky, flattering, prettily-coloured? Rarely did I think – is this functional?And then naturally I’d spent the next few months surreptitiously hoiking them up, wriggling them down, plucking them out… or simply passing over them in the drawer unless I’m dressing up for a night out. Modal Rich Flexifit™ High Leg Knickers...

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BARGAIN – £90 Boden dresses reduced to £27!
Apr02

BARGAIN – £90 Boden dresses reduced to £27!

I’m a bit of a thrifty shopper, preferring to buy classically styled items that will last rather than operating on a new-season-new-wardobe principle. If I pick carefully, I know the bargains I can nab at the end of a season will work brilliantly for next year when they’re from a classically styled place like Boden. So I keep a close eye on their clearance section – and lookety-look what I’ve just spotted for...

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Awesome Mum Looks Like T Shirt #MothersDay
Mar19

Awesome Mum Looks Like T Shirt #MothersDay

“Some say being a Mum is the hardest job you can have. And they’re right. This is what an awesome Mum looks like. The perfect Mother’s Day gift or any day gift for that matter. Various sizes available and several colour options too this Awsome Mum Looks Like T Shirt is sure to make Mum smile on Mother’s day. At just £16.99 from ShotDead in the head we think it’s the perfect gift.

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New Balance Cath Kidston Trainers? Oh yes. | Review
Feb27

New Balance Cath Kidston Trainers? Oh yes. | Review

Yes. Really. New Balance Cath Kidston Trainers. New Balance trainers, in that fabulous ditsy floral (and oh-so-Cath Kidston) print. Okay, so there’s two things you need to know about the latest collaboration between New Balance (makers of best trainers for kids, we personally think) and iconic Cath Kidston.First – the almost-teen squeaked an “oh yes, they’re gorgeous, thanks!” when offered a pair to...

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Win A Pair of New Balance Cath Kidston Trainers.
Feb14

Win A Pair of New Balance Cath Kidston Trainers.

Pretty damned excited about this one. We’ve been a New Balance fandom house for a few years now (kids and adults alike), but these one’s are a bit new.Like New Balance? well, yes.Like Cath Kidston? Well, yes, obviously.So how d’you fancy New Balance trainers with a Cath Kidston ditsy print on them? Oh my yes please! This is the second collection Cath Kidston have designed in partnership with the world-renowned...

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