survival guides

GIFT GUIDE 2013 MAN KIND

GIFT GUIDE 2013 MAN KIND

I hope you had a lovely weekend? Yesterday was a little crazed around here, but I did have time to put together this little collection of lovely things for the man or lady whisky drinker in your life x Dockwood by Jon McNaught – Nobrow, New York | JFK T-Shirt – Pilot & Capt, Bicycle Clips […]


OCTOBER SURVIVAL GUIDE

OCTOBER SURVIVAL GUIDE

So now the Summer has really gone, the smell of fresh mown grass, roses and candy floss are replaced with rain, fallen leaves and hearty dinners. This is the season when I like to start stock piling scented things for our home, zesty soaps for invigorating showers that wake you up when it’s dark outside […]


SEPTEMBER SURVIVAL GUIDE

SEPTEMBER SURVIVAL GUIDE

It’s all about Toast Autumn Winter. All I need to Survive the rest of September and maybe forever is right here in the pages of their latest collection. I just love their style so much. Beautiful ikat silk cushion, rustic bread board for a favourite loaf and wedge of cheese, hand crocheted throw in mustard […]


AUGUST SURVIVAL GUIDE

AUGUST SURVIVAL GUIDE

Hot sunny days, with thunder storms in the evenings, August is the real sunshine month, so to celebrate the eventual arrival of summer set up a picnic table in your back yard, decorate with florals and invite your friends over for a girls tea party. Cup and saucers-Wedgwood, SanLeo Rosato Italian Sparkling Wine-Waitrose, Wine and […]


MAY SURVIVAL GUIDE

MAY SURVIVAL GUIDE

May, the month of promise, our first taste of hot sunshine, lighter evenings and bright mornings. So outside we go for our first picnic of the year. I am a picnic fanatic and don’t like plastic cups, plates or cutlery so we’ll take a simple meal and save the extra weight for real glassware, potted […]


APRIL SURVIVAL GUIDE

APRIL SURVIVAL GUIDE

Okay so the sun is out and shining brightly day after day, would you believe it. There’s blossom floating in the air and falling like confetti, people sitting on the grass in the park, families, couples, dog walkers. This week has be lovely, so here is my April survival guide. I am trusting by now […]


MARCH SURVIVAL GUIDE

MARCH SURVIVAL GUIDE

The sunshine is forcing away the clouds and early mornings give new joy to getting out of bed, now is the time I really feel like getting into a healthier routine. So with a new blender to make smoothies and soups and an organic veggie box search underway, March is the month to ‘up the […]


FEBRUARY SURVIVAL GUIDE

FEBRUARY SURVIVAL GUIDE

It’s still cold outdoors so if you want finally ditch the PJ’s of January and get out in the fresh air, layer up pretty shift dresses with slouchy sweaters, drape over a shimmering scarf and pop on a pair of fingerless hand warmers so nude nails can peep out.


JANUARY SURVIVAL GUIDE

JANUARY SURVIVAL GUIDE

Evening all, it’s late but I am here. Wrapped up in a duvet, mug of warm milk with a dash of amaretto syrup in hand. I have spent the day, sorting supplies to be added to my Etsy shop, (which has been neglected for far too long) and walking in the rain. Just need a […]