Charbrew Sleepy Tea

  Somebody remind me that buying delicious little edible or drinkable somethings from TkMaxx and Homesense is never a good plan when all too often their selection seems to include loveliness I will never have the pleasure of more than once. Tis both a pleasure and a crime. Case in point? Charbrew Sleepy Tea. Now I do believe my sleeping issues are legendary around these parts. Heave[...]


The March Edit

It's that time again me darlings. Time for me to glue the zip on my purse tight shut and hop around the internets on an imaginary shopping trip. Wanna come with? Hop on board! This month I'm all about Spring. Because we have finally strung up a washing line and I am having a fine old time watching my sheets flutter over the garden, and even Ste cannot wait to empty the washing machine and[...]


What Ails YOU?

  It has long been my belief that we know exactly what ails us and choose to pretend it doesn't because what ails us is usually something we rather adore and cannot contemplate living without. In my case it is gluten. I am positively gluttonous about gluten. Oh gluten how I love thee! A french stick still warm from the oven dripping in salty butter? Yes please! Iced donut? Why I don[...]


The February Edit

  Happy Saturday Honeybuns. Who fancies a teeny bit of ever so restorative retail therapy today? I am longing for Spring and swinging a basket over my arm as I make my way in to the village, peeking at the heads of tulips, snowdrops and daffodils forcing their lovely way through the last vestiges of Winter strikes me as quite the most soothing way to celebrate this cheery little su[...]


The Family Portrait

Once upon a time family portraits were a rare and exquisite thing, requiring the wearing of one's finest stuffy dowdery and a solemn, or mystified expression. Nowadays most of us have at our disposal, the ability and opportunity to take a dozen snaps aday, letting them live forever in the cloud and stripping from the memorization of precious moments, every last ounce of ceremony, purpose[...]