River Horse, Jacuzzi Pigeon, Sea Lizard – 12 literal translations of animal names that will amaze you

Can you guess what animal a Jacuzzi pigeon is? Or a Sea Lizard? If you haven’t got a clue, join the club. Research gathered by dog food company tails.com reveals 39 animal names, with hilarious…

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Milton Keynes’s best value breakfast at The Greedy Italian

I am on a quest to find Milton Keynes’s best breakfast as I slowly make my way around town one breakfast at a time – until The Greedy Italian shows up. I discovered this bijoux…

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Swapping dresses and style tips with Raindrops and Ribbons Vintage

As you may have noticed, I have become quite the fashion recyclist – swapping dresses and seeking to make another woman’s trash my ‘new to me’ treasure. After a few visits to Milton Keynes Swap…

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Retail therapy with a conscience at Milton Keynes Swap Shop

I discovered Milton Keynes Swap Shop a few weeks ago, and to say I was excited would be an understatement. Having frequented Worth the Weight vintage kilo sale and Willen Hospice Fill a Bag events…

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Why Hustlers is so much more disturbing than the hustle

Reading all the glowing reviews for Hustlers starring Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu, I’m wondering if the critics and I saw two different movies. Despite my qualms about J Lo’s acting chops, swayed by said…

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