Posts by KatieP

Pout Of Approval: From Babies With Love

WHEN you become a mother, it changes everything. I can still remember being told that when I was pregnant and I have to say, now I am a mummy myself, it is absolutely true. For instance, whereas before hearing any news stories of children being mistreated or abused would make me feel sick and upset, now I’m a mum, they literally break my heart. I just cannot bear to think of

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FRIDAY FIVE: Five good things that come from being poorly…

SOOO… I’ve been pretty quiet on the blog of late but for a very good reason. I’ve been fighting the lurgy. As too has my husband and little Elsie. Yep, for the past week or so, our precious household has been under attack from germs a plenty. Thankfully, we all seem to now be coming out on the other side and today, for the first time in about a week,

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FRIDAY FIVE: My favourite (and most fabulous) style books

I AM a total book fiend and make absolutely no apologies for it. My dream is to one day have a library in my house that rivals that of the one in ‘Beauty & The Beast’ (can you picture it?!) and although I’ve still got some way to go, with the amount of books I currently own, I’d say I’d definitely on my way to achieving it! Beautiful, engaging, inspiring

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LIFE: Something to frame…

THIS image is a snapshot of a page in Elle UK magazine this month. It’s so powerful, so fabulous, so absolutely ‘spot on’ that I just had to share it with you all. In fact, I love it so much I’m going to frame it and hang it somewhere for everyone to see me. Care to join me?! ——– Till the next time, never let anyone define who ‘you’ are.

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Friday Five: Easy ways to help you relax

AS the fabulous Carrie once said in Sex & The City, everyone these days seems to be ‘sooooo busy!’. True isn’t it? Is it just me or have we all seem to have lost the plot a little and forgotten how to totally relax and rest up? Personally I blame smartphones. Controversial I know. Yes they are amazing, yes I couldn’t live without mine either but come on…how many of

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STYLE: Me and my new bangs. A life changing hair cut?

LAST Saturday I had my hair cut and I honestly think it has changed my life. What I hear you cry? How can it be? I know, I know. It sounds utterly bonkers and no-one is more surprised to say that than me but I absolutely think it has. My new hair do or my new ‘bangs’ to be precise really have shaken things up. And, for the better I

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FRIDAY FIVE: What we can learn from the ‘Fabulous Fashionistas’

I’VE already decided what I’m going to wear if I live to be a ripe ol’ age. I’m going to wear ballgowns and over the top frocks alongside lots of faux fur and huge sparkly jewellery. Yes folks, I’ve already got my future wardrobe for when I’m an old lady, well and truly planned out. So this week, when I watched the brilliant C4 documentary Fabulous Fashionistas, I was smiling

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LIFE: Parenthood – a never ending judgement day

PARENTHOOD is a whole big exhausting bundle of uncertainties. Some can be rather pleasant, lovely in fact. Others, well, not quite so much. But there is one thing that I can tell you about being a parent that I know absolutely for sure. And it is this: Once you are a parent, you WILL be judged. Make no mistake, when you become the proud owner of beautiful offspring, you will feel

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