Haggis, ‘neeps and tatties with M&S

As Nathan approaches his second birthday, I find myself re-living the day he was born. It was Wednesday 25 January – Robert Burns Day – and (after the rather exhausting labour and delivery, followed by a fairly traumatic recovery for us both which ended up with Nathan being admitted to… View Post

AeroSkip – January Detox Kick Start

At a time when everyone is three weeks into their January detox, I am still enjoying chocolate, crisps, bread and alcohol. Last week, I was in Milan for three days, which meant I ate carbs and drank wine all day, every day. I’ve had two special birthdays this month, which… View Post

Thoughts of Spring

The first couple of weeks in January after the holiday season are always tough, especially when the weather is damp and miserable. I try to fill my head with positive thoughts and bright, fresh images from the SS13 campaigns. The Betty Barclay SS13 collection is just the ticket for a January pick-me-up… View Post

Net-a-Porter Sale: A Magpie’s Treasure Chest

I love a fabulous earring. I’m like a magpie, drawn to anything sparkly, with crystals and colour and bling. I prefer a decadent chandelier, or a conversation starting art deco theme. A pop of bright, jewel colour always goes down well over Christmas and summer. But my ears aren’t pierced,… View Post