Hello again Weather-wise we’re now fully into cold starts in the morning (for the UK) and a lot of rain, perhaps more than usual. Fortunately, even our leader (the one that I am not fully in tune with!) has said that the flooding in the north of our country is
Hello everyone I see someone suggested I wear better shoes but here’s the thing, I’m not disagreeing, as I’m always on the lookout for shoes, but never seem to buy any. About a month ago I had a whole shop floor of shoes surrounding me whilst looking for a blue
Hi there Yes, it’s that time of year again! And by that I mean, it’s time to wear those jackets. I love jackets but there’ve been years when the window of opportunity to wear them is very short and, before you know it, the autumn/fall weather is over and the
Hello everyone And a very big welcome to those of you who popped over from the post I wrote on Tricia Cusden’s Look Fabulous Forever blog, and decided to stay! Yes, I wrote about our decision to move into a retirement flat. If you haven’t visited Tricia’s website before do
I can’t believe it – this is the 5th season of our film society. We showed a wonderful French film, La famile Belier, which is set in a village not far from Paris and is about a French farming family whose members are profoundly deaf, apart from their one daughter.
Hi everyone One of my New Year’s resolutions was, obvs, to review the blog. It’s good to reflect on ways to improve, I think. OK, so here’s what I’m going to do. See the title of the post? Every week or so I’m going to take a charity shop outfit from my
My cold has gone and my gloomy mood is greatly improved by my recent charity shop finds. I was out in Brighton, just looking you understand! And I ended up with a complete outfit and more. Here’s the outfit. That’s a Fat Face skirt at £4.99, some leather boots for
I’ve had a couple of days away this week and the sun has shone for several hours and the skies were blue, and it was just such a pleasure to have some light and brightness in the sky. The British countryside has a muted palette for most of the year