Posts by KatieP

WHY IT’S OK TO WALK AWAY (IF YOU HAVE TO)

I HAVE what is known as a three strike rule when it comes to people. And keeping them in my life. It’s not a rule that is set in stone, but it goes a little bit like this… Hurt me once, and I’ll forgive you. Hurt me twice, and I’ll forgive you. But I will consider your behaviour more carefully. Hurt me three times, and I’ll forgive you. But I

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“Women always try to tame themselves as they get older, but the ones who look best are often a bit wilder.”

#WISDOMINHEELS – MIUCCIA PRADA

“Women always try to tame themselves as they get older, but the ones who look best are often a bit wilder.”

HELLO PARTY! = HELLO, BEAUTIFUL PARTY STUFF!

YOU just know a product is wonderful, when everyone comments on it and sings its praises. Which is exactly what happened with all of these products, I’m about to share with you, from the brilliant new party company Hello Party. Last week, was Elsie’s 3rd Birthday and to celebrate we held a number of little gatherings to celebrate, including a fantastic kid’s party, a big family get together and a

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THE LITTLE BLACK DRESS SHOOT ON ‘TO DREAM OF DRESSES’

SOME of you may remember that I launched a new style blog a few months ago. All about dresses. Well, today, if you fancy a gander, I’m over at ‘To Dream Of Dresses‘ celebrating a very lovely little black dress by Fever London. There’s lots of pretty pics to look at (like this)…

WHY I LIVE FOR TODAY (AND OFTEN MAKE MISTAKES)

THROUGHOUT my life, I’ve been known to be pretty reckless at times. I’m a ‘jump in, head first’ kind of woman. I’m a leaper. I’m a ‘go for it’ shouter. When I was much younger I was attracted to danger. To excitement. And of course, to the bad boys. And as a result of this, many of my teenage years were challenging and by all accounts pretty damn awful. Because

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ENJOYING ‘LA DOLCE VITA’ WITH BOOKINGS FOR YOU

BEING a blogger has brought me so much good fortune and happiness. But I have to admit, working with this super holiday company, is going to be right up there, at the top of my ‘jammy bugger’ list! Because today, I’m delighted to announce that I am going to be working in partnership with Bookings For You – a specialist provider of luxury Italian villas and apartments across Italy –

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ELSIE’S 3RD BIRTHDAY PARTY AT WIGFIELD FARM

IT’S not often I share our family life on this blog. But Elsie had such a wonderful party with her friends at Wigfield Farm on Saturday, that I’ve decided I just have to! Wigfield Farm is a local farm, near to where we live in Barnsley and it’s a working farm, which teaches students. It’s also one of Elsie’s favourite places and one of ours too. I’ve lost track of

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“As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.”

#WISDOMINHEELS – AUDREY HEPBURN

“As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.”

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