Blue Monday or any other day, it’s okay to feel blue

It’s Blue Monday – the third Monday of January, and officially the most depressing day of the year. With New Year’s Resolutions already broken, a few too many pounds on the scales and a few…

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Top twenty six Toni Morrison quotes to live by

As we wrap up another year, often our thoughts turn to the legends we’ve lost. One of the greatest this year was no doubt literary great, Toni Morrison. “M words of goodbye will not be,…

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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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