Style | TOAST Early Spring 2020 collection…

As you may well know, I’m a huge fan of the UK clothing brand, TOAST.  I have pieces in my wardrobe that date back to nearly a decade old and I am not likely to be getting rid of them any time soon.  TOAST is known for creating timeless, long lasting pieces that span multi-generations of women.  Something that a teen to a grandmother could wear.

The latest Spring 2020 collection is inspired by Japan, think wide legged trousers, indigo shibori washes and origami tied dresses.  Let’s take look at my favourites:

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Books | January in books…

This year one of my goals is to read more.  Last year I read ONE book!  I know, shocking right?  I spend most of time looking at a phone instead.  I am also fully aware that I’m a hypocrite – as I encourage my children to read for their school work and development, when I

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Travel | The Surfrider, Malibu…

I have never been Stateside, apart from a short stop over in LA to change planes and fly on to the UK.  It was a tantalising glimpse of California, I did get to see the famous Hollywood sign though, albeit from the departure lounge of LAX.  The States hasn’t really held much of a holiday

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Travel | Bucket list trip to New York…

As a family, we have a rolling bucket list of holiday destinations.  Japan, Iceland and the USA. One of our bucket list destinations is New York, to see that famous skyline, walk over the Brooklyn Bridge and eat in the many deli’s and pizza diners.  So, if you are like me and want to visit

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Wellness | 9 Crystals to Keep on Your Desk…

My crystal collection is rapidly expanding. What started with a humble piece of rose quartz or two it has somehow turned into drawers full of amethyst, citrine, and smoky quartz in no time. I’m no expert in Crystals, but I do know that my energy feels different when a crystal is near.  I personally love

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Interiors | Ferm Living SS20…

There is nothing nicer than to look at warm images of Mediterranean buildings bathed in sunlight, especially on a dark gloomy wet January.  The latest catalogue from Ferm Living has got me yearning for warm climes, and I absolutely adore everything.  Let me show you…..

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Style | Jewellery favourites to update an old outfit…

It’s a cold and dark and gloomy January. Most of the time I’m either snuggled in bed in Pyjamas or wearing oversized sweaters and leggings.  But sometimes I feel like wearing something a little more special, but without all the effort! Enter statement jewellery.  Chuck on a pair of chunky earrings, a large gold necklace and

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