I LOVE a good piece of art. Or a pretty picture. But let’s be honest, it’s not so easy finding stunning prints or art work that is both affordable and easy to frame. Particularly, if you’re anything like me and have a wee penchant for gallery walls! But folks, I think I may have actually found the answer thanks to the work of a Scandinavian company which has recently launched in
My two year old daughter is crafty. And I don’t mean in the sneaky sense, but in the ‘loves to paint, colour, draw and stick as much as she can’ kind of sense. It’s a wonder to behold and I have to say, her ‘craftiness’ is definitely catching. There’s nothing I love more than sitting down with her and helping or watching her get into her creative zone. Toddlers are
I can’t tell you how proud I am of Elsie’s nursery. After moving house when Elsie was just seven weeks old, we didn’t manage to get her nursery finished until a few months ago. Needless to say it was frustrating at times, however, like with all good things, it was well worth the wait! Elsie’s room – like all of the rooms in our beautiful but neglected old home –
IF you’ve got a christening coming up and are stuck for present ideas, then fear not. Here are five lovely christening gifts, that will cost you less than £20 and are a little bit different to the norm. After all, there are only so many silver spoons and egg cups a child can have ;-) * Name a star Yes folks for the un-princely sum of £20, you can name
A FEW years ago on eBay I purchased this fabulous pair of vintage Russell & Bromley disco-tastic heels. They are one of the most divine pair of shoes I have ever seen in my life (and make no mistake I’ve seen a few), but there is a problem. Yes folks, unfortunately they are just a teeny bit too small for my size six feet. I’ve tried all manner of ways
MODERN technology is fabulous, don’t get me wrong, but when it comes to connecting with another human being, a handwritten letter is where magic lies. Here are five good reasons, to put down your phone and pick up a pen. Today. * It’ll make somebody’s day Phone calls, skype chats, tweets and emails may all be quicker, but when it comes to communicating, a thoughtful handwritten letter trumps them all.
AS a lady who loves lips and occasionally the odd bit of pouting, it’s perhaps no surprise that I have fallen head over (stylish) heels for this female artist and her amazing work. American artist Natalie Irish creates stunning images by using just her lips! Her prints are created solely by her kissing the canvas which gives a whole new meaning to ‘pout power’! So
I love Sundays. Especially because I get to share some love and appreciation here on le blog! Here’s what has made my heart sing this week… 1) My amazing pregnancy massage – On Wednesday afternoon while most people were hard at work, I was oh so busy enjoying some much needed pregnancy pampering at the fabulous Ayurveda Pura’s Health Spa & Beauty Centre in North Greenwich, London. I’ll be writing about