What a lovely day….

It really was as well. Now, I will say that I was already in a good mood. Partly for all the flattery I’d been receiving via those new-fangled electronic messages they have, but mostly because it dawned on me – I’ve cracked this confidence thing. Ok, I still have days when I feel like total […]

A quick missive….

So, umm, yeah. This post, I’m sure, would be much longer and full of wonderfulness if I hadn’t been at work all weekend and then decided that I needed to spend about twenty minutes in the garage hunting for my winter clothes in the dying light after work this evening. Normally I don’t bother, but […]

A few little trinkets….

Now, I don’t consider myself to be a stereotypical fat person except for in one way – a love of accessories. I think it gets born out of the fact that when not all the clothes you might want are available to you, and in my case I’ve really, really wide feet so shoes a […]

Magically Stepping Out In Style…

It’s an obsession that started early. I remember one early trip to get my feet measured vividly….heading down to the basement of the Wheeler Gate store in Nottingham, there being a tv in the wall with a brightly coloured surround, dancing away to the Locomotion by Kylie Minogue while my mum tried to get me […]

Birthday Reflections: my 29th

Greetings readers! So, today has been my 29th, and I think I’ve finally cracked this birthday lark….spread stuff out, so you can have endless enjoyment, and therefore no pressure on one day alone. simple. So, its been lovely and relaxing today, I started off with a new ‘do which I’m pretty happy about despite stressing […]

A slice of Brit Girl life….

me looking simply marvellous, or not so much, given that I’m full of cold…. my beloved chest of drawers’ top…. a close up of smellies both bought and gifted to me….Lola is empty though….I used her up! my irredesant vase that has never had flowers in it that came from Next many many moons ago […]

A little light relief….

So, the anti riot movement is making my heart sing! Images of all the clean up, and of people using everyday routines make me glad to be british…that blitz spirit in the face of such atrocities. My favourite and now infamous image is this one….I’m not the only person to repost it, but hey, the […]