Category Archive: Blog

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.”


Pema Chodron

“Life is glorious, but life is also wretched. It is both. Appreciating the gloriousness inspires us, encourages us, cheers us up, gives us a bigger perspective, energizes us. We feel connected. But if… Continue reading