Bit of a click bait title, eh? Sorry about that. But you know what? It couldn’t be more true. I moved to London aged 18. I was a naïve and innocent country bumpkin (I was innocent once, honestly!), and the capital city overwhelmed me. As a child I had hated London; on trips to visit my grandma I complained to… View Post

It’s been a long old week, with one hell of a dip in the middle, but there have been moments of wonderfulness peppered throughout the difficult bits, so let’s get down to it… The Art of the Brick: DC Superheroes. I took the boyfriend to Nathan Sawaya’s latest Lego exhibition, having seen his first one nearly two and a half… View Post

So, I have a slight dilemma. The Boden catalogue dropped through my door recently with their latest season updates, and I picked it up one morning for a casual flick through, thinking I might find something nice to buy for my mum for Mother’s Day. You guys, I’m now obsessed with about 50% of the catalogue. Whoops… You see Boden… View Post

Disclosure: not only is this roundup over a week late, but it’s a little thin on the ground. You see what with one thing and another February was SUCH a slow month for reading. As I’ve mentioned, both my boyfriend and I have been ill and injured, and with looking after him I’ve not got through anywhere near as many… View Post