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Posts in the "Life Less Ordinary" Category

  • I don’t know about you, but i really believe that butter is so much better spread on toast with a lovely bone handled knife and…luckily Loverboy feels the same way, so we’ve changed our run-of-the-mill cutlery for lovely elegant offerings …

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  • i was paging through a magazine the other day and spotted a fab ad for Camper shoes featuring a collaboration with designer Hella Jongerius…

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  • I am forever grateful to my parents for instilling an insatiable love of books in me… here are two that have shaped my life as i currently know it…

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  • I’m a firm believer that homes need colour, pattern, prints and more colour…with lots of white too of course. Loverboy and I aren’t always in agreement about this but after four years i think i’m starting to win him over…

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  • Hats off to fashion-sports brand Puma for their latest CO2 emission reducing development – the Clever Little Bag

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  • I’ve long had a fascination with Harajuko girls, made famous by Gwen Stefani. These teenage and twenty something dressed-to-thrill girls are immortalised in the singer’s oh-so-cute perfumes…

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  • After four days of overindulgence in Mauritius, I figure it’s time to put some vitamins back in my body. To start, I cooked up a delicious good-for-you soup…here’s the recipe

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  • Ah…another late-in-the-day resolution..to do some friggin exercise. Ho hum..at least there are pretty machines one can use nowadays..

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  • When I told Loverboy I was a famous brand’s pinup girl for the month of March he looked at me funny…but really I said, I really, really am…

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  • Oh purleez…more stamps you say? Sorry..i couldn’t help myself..just look at what this Bucharest-based artist does…

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  • Last week I blogged about the gorgeous new stock at Liberty..how about a look at the beautiful new spring issue of their digital magazine …

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  • Some of you may know that I have a little something going on with stamps. I’d love to go to Paul Smith’s Stamped Objects show…

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  • Some sweet stuff for the boys in your life…

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  • How about the best cheesecake recipe EVER to melt someone’s heart?

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  • As a teenager, for me the ultimate man was Jacques Mayol…the Frenchman who said so little but did so much. Swimming with dolphins. Swimming. Diving. Um, swimming. Diving. Here is some Eighties classic movie eye candy.

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  • 2010 has started with a bang and though there’s work to be done, the other day I sneaked out of my office (I still find it really strange as a freelancer that I really am allowed to do this), made myself a giant bowl of popcorn (OK, I lie, I opened a packet of Ghost Pops and prepared myself for that particular teeth goo that only they can bring) and settled into The Graduate (which had arrived in my post box courtesy of Pushplay.

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  • Loverboy has been known to look at me with a completely blank expression when I’ve bounced into the house with my latest find – be it shiny heart-shaped stickers for his girls, new ribbon in a pattern I hadn’t seen before or patterned melamine bowls to add to my alarmingly large bowl collection. His response, after a long sigh: a resigned Eeyore-like ‘…more clutter’.

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  • You know that feeling when you think you’re the cleverest because you have the fortune to be friends with such clever people? Well Charley Pollard is a person who makes me feel like I’m the cleverest…

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  • I’m not a raging chocoholic but like so many of us I find it difficult to resist what’s under my nose. This weekend (while supposedly shopping for post holiday detox goodies) I was shocked to see that some supermarkets already have Easter eggs on display – this when I’m still recovering from a Christmas crammed with Quality Streets! Oh well, if you can’t beat them…

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