Street Style

Whenever I have a spare moment, one way I like to relax is by browsing fashion or style web sites. It doesn’t tax my brain. In fact I think it totally switches my… Continue reading


After years of looking for a pair of white jeans I finally found a pair that I love at Country Road: This is exactly what I look like when I wear them (joke).… Continue reading

Respect Your Feet

As an ex-runner, I never took seriously the shoes I wore while walking because “walking isn’t really exercise”. At first I just wore my old running shoes. Then I bought a pair online… Continue reading

Eau So Fresh

I love this new fragance from Marc Jacobs – Daisy Eau so Fresh Sorbet. Normally I wear the fragrance called Marc Jacobs. It is my absolute favourite. I found it after smelling someone… Continue reading

Swimming Goals

This week I set some swimming goals for myself based upon this Zero to 1 Mile plan I found. I have altered it a bit – converted it to metric and my 25m… Continue reading

Dare Greatly

I love this Theodore Roosevelt quote which is in the Brene Brown book Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead: It is not… Continue reading

The Bone Clocks

I spent much of this week reading The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell. I loved it. Absolutely loved it. I read every chance I got; late into the night. It is one of… Continue reading

Science Baby

As a scientist, I love facts. So I’ve been doing a lot of research into weight loss as I need to lose some kilos (about 10). In the past I’d just run a… Continue reading

Fashion Finds

After much effort I did find some things that I may want to buy… This shirt from JAG: These brogues from David Lawrence: Plus Toast always inspires me: