Pet Presents!

As you will know if you’ve read my A Cat Fountain? post we have a kitten who is my pride and joy. I’m not the only person who is soppy about their pet. In January, The Telegraph said Britons would spend £4.6bn on their pets in 2015. I’m sure this figure includes vet bills and food but then…

Simply Nigella Bowl

I have a massive girl crush on Nigella. I’ve watched every episode of every series. I have all her books. I read them in bed, like porn. Sometimes she glances up at the camera with this crazed look in her eyes. Occasionally, when I’m cooking – Hah! COOKING! – I will give my husband my Crazy Nigella…

Do you have it in black?

I am not a colourful person. Over the years friends and particularly my younger sister have despaired over my wardrobe. I wear a lot of black. Recently I branched out. My sister noticed. “Yes” I said in a superior tone “I wear navy now”. I like simplicity. I don’t do frills. Or logos. Or zips. I don’t…

Black Friday

What is Black Friday you ask? WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN? It’s an American tradition, an annual shopping extravaganza, that takes place the day after Thanksgiving. It sees retailers slash their prices to kickstart the Christmas shopping season. It’s been going on in the States for yonks but has only really taken hold here in the UK fairly…

Pom Pom

Pom poms are in. Ask anyone. This Winter they can be found on everything from hats and bags to cushions and scarves, even keyrings! I just bought myself a pair of pom pom ballerina slippers from trusty Boden. I have Hobbit feet so I ordered a size up for fear they’d be too tight but they just fell off…