Now, please get your minds out of the gutter, because I am talking accessories here! Those of you who have completed your Style Day will know that one of the things we look at in that class is the size of accessories you need to have. It stands to reason that if you are a… Read More Size Isn’t Everything!
Oh I said I’d write this didn’t I? Hmmm. I remember, just last Friday I said that I would do it this week. Can I get out of it? Can I please write about something else? Anything else? So, is writing about doing your own wardrobe review particularly difficult? No, of course it isn’t. I’m… Read More The Tale of Six Pink Cardigans
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Are you fraying round the edges? I’m not too bad, but then I never smoked – not much, anyway. I did buy two packets of Gitanes when I was at university so I could stick the packets on my wall. I smoked them too – well, waste not,…
Yesterday I laid a very dear friend to rest. There was no elaborate funeral, no graveside eulogy, not even a quick trip to the crematorium. Instead there was the quiet rustle of the black plastic as I lovingly placed my old, faded, bobbly Alexon top (the cream one with chocolate and turquoise rings) into the… Read More Friends for a Reason, Friends for a Season, Friends for Life
They say that love is blind and certainly it is a rare mother who does not believe her child to be beautiful. I am frequently astounded that two such ordinary–looking people as Alastair and I could have produced two such lovely girls as Elizabeth and Katherine. And there’s the rub, because we tend not to… Read More Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder
When do you have your best and deepest philosophical thoughts? Unless you’re extremely disciplined and have a life far more structured than mine, it’s probably not while you’re meditating. I was having the following thoughts while vacuuming the upstairs landing and bathroom… They used to say that life begins at 40. But if they now… Read More On Becoming 50