a grand day out

A week or so ago, the Boy had a minor hospital appointment (he’s fine, by the way!), so the Husband and I both took the…

car booting

Southsea is quite renowned for its car boot sales, but when we went out for the day the other week, I got a tip off…

projects-in-waiting

I spent the winter working on a long list of crocheted hat orders, for a lovely group of ladies I know from baby groups and…

imagery

I found this photograph on Pinterest (my latest complete and utter addiction), and I can honestly say that it sums up everything I want in…

a birthday outing

For my birthday the other week, we decided to head off to the quirky part of town, where the artists and galleries, vintage stores and…

blouses galore

I’m not sure whether it’s the thought of Spring approaching, but I seem to be completely obsessed by collared blouses lately. I’m not talking stiff,…

delightful finds: number one

When I shop in charity shops, I usually either buy retro homewares or clothes – very rarely do I ever buy any jewellery. This is…