j’adore ma maman

My Mum is the stuff legends are made of – I could write an entire post on all of the wonderful things she does for…

balcony time

What better way to spend the glorious sunny days than on the balcony with a coffee, a good book, one Boy, a homemade tent and…

a day with a camera

Ever since I finally learned how to use my camera properly (after just two years of the instructions sitting in the box under the bed),…

making or mending?

A while back, I posted about some dresses I’d bought from the charity shops and was waiting to alter – they were maxi dresses, and…

eco efforts: trying harder

In my post the other day, I mentioned how much I wanted to improve on our lifestyle and make it far more ethical and environmentally…

city / country

A couple of weekends ago, we ventured out for our usual Saturday activites (tea and brownies, vintage shopping, the park), and got chatting to the girl…

tk maxx and a little thrifting

I started writing the draft of this post about two weeks ago, then got sidetracked with a million other things, so these are actually my…