Category Archive: Blog

I’ve been thinking…

Never a good sign. Me thinking. Anyway. Image courtesy of I thought starting this blog that I would just see what I wanted to write about. I didn’t have a plan. I… Continue reading

It all started when….

I read Styling You by Nikki Parkinson. The things I love about this site: Her posts on how to dress like Nina Proudman. I love how Nina dresses but she is super skinny.… Continue reading

Comparison is the thief of joy

    A saying I’ve always remembered since I was 14 is: Do not compare yourself to others as you will be left vain or bitter.   Have a joyful day!  

Live Simply

Question: Can you love fashion, and books, and your ipad,….  and live simply at the same time?

are children worth it?

Many years ago this article convinced me to have a child. I’ve kept it all this time. Yet mother love, as Helen Garner once wrote of Eros, “mocks our fantasy that we can… Continue reading

mmmmm…. murmuration

Murmuration from Islands & Rivers on Vimeo. This video of a starling murmuration is just so so beautiful. Sometimes my life is such a treadmill. Safe, yes. But also I think I know… Continue reading


Romotive looks awesome.

Nora Ephron

“Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.”