Saturday, 30 July 2016

Shopping For 'Flat-Packed' Flowers



If ever there was a reason to do something so frivolous as send yourself a bunch of flowers, I think I might have found it. A real sucker for unique and off-beat products

Friday, 29 July 2016

Cactus Flowers in Bloom


It's so fashionable to own a cactus right now, but did you know that certain types of cactus flowers bloom overnight and only last for a day? Cactus-fan-turned-

Saturday, 23 July 2016

Thinking of You, Mum


I'm a sentimentalist, and today I thought I'd write this 'sentimental' post to say that I'm thinking of my mum, who died 14 years ago. She was only 54 and I was 25. There isn't a week

Thursday, 21 July 2016

How to Read the Menu on Holiday


Do you try to order food in the local language when you're on holiday? It doesn't matter how good my intentions are, I'll usually panic right at the last moment and end up pointing to what

Friday, 15 July 2016

70s Roller Disco Video!


Dan and I are going to a festival in London this weekend and I've just found out there's a roller disco! At last! A chance to dust off my leg warmers and headband (kidding). Obviously I just Googled 'roller disco' and found this cool little video of some 70s roller disco action! Have a great weekend!

Thursday, 14 July 2016

Wes Anderson Colour Palettes


Forget Farrow & Ball, in case you're thinking of redecorating, here's some inspiration. I've just stumbled upon an entire Tumblr feed dedicated to the colour palettes Wes

Wednesday, 13 July 2016

My New Vintage 'Campervan'


I love camping and get excited for my trip each year. But, I won't lie. I'm always little bit jealous of the people with camper vans who don't have to faff around pitching their tent in

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

My Brighton Date-Night Hideaway


Tucked at the end of a pretty residential street, close to my favourite cinema on the way in to Brighton, is the tiny authentic Sicilian restaurant called Mediterraneo Deli,

Friday, 8 July 2016

5 Amazing Places to Escape to



Feel like you want to run away with your EU passport and pretend the Brexit shambles is a bad dream? I do, so here are 5 places I've chosen that are perfect for hiding out in until

Books in the Films of Wes Anderson


This could be my best internet find this week. If like me you love Wes Anderson films and enjoy spotting all the little symbols and clues he sprinkles through out you'l love this little

Tuesday, 5 July 2016

The Tiny Plant Shop in Brighton (Hidden Inside a Vintage Store)



Over dinner the other night, my friend told me she'd discovered an adorable tiny plant emporium hidden inside a vintage clothes shop in Brighton. Curiosity obviously got the

How to Dress like a Parisian


I'm loving the new French-inspired collection from Madewell. Makes me want to jet-set to Paris to stroll along the Seine and eat croissants immediately. See for yourself why...

Friday, 1 July 2016

Making Up Stories about Strangers


I love this idea for an Instagram account. Londoners Alex Mendes and Hugo Catraio imagine short stories about strangers they never actually speak to. Some of them are