“Life is about using the whole box of crayons” RuPaul Recently at my weight watchers meeting we were talking about ensuring you had a healthy balanced diet. So instead of eating my own weight in cake and sweets I’ve been trying to have some more colourful and interesting food. Cake and sweets are always great… Continue reading Taste the rainbow? Dress the rainbow!
“Men are rats, listen to me, they’re fleas on rats, worse than that, they’re amoebas on fleas on rats. I mean, they’re too low for even the dogs to bite. The only man a girl can depend on is her daddy.” Frenchy, Grease When it comes to hair Frenchy in Grease is my spirit animal!… Continue reading I hate to tell you this but your hair looks like an Easter Egg!
The first dress that I truly felt like “me” in was a Vivien of Holloway full circle halterneck dress. It was the first time I’d found something that fitted both my waist and my bust. Although I have expanded dramatically my vintage style clothing collection since then, if I want to feel truly special then… Continue reading Feeling Rosy!
Well it’s been a while (again!) since I last wrote. For the simple reason that I had gained so much weight that NONE of my clothes fitted (except for work trousers and t-shirts and they’re not particularly photogenic!) As I have 4 double wardrobes packed with clothes this seemed a crime! And so after many… Continue reading Wearing the wardrobe
“You can have anything you want in life if you dress for it” Edith Head Most of the time when I work, I have to wear a uniform (boooooo). However, one day a week I work from home. Now this could be an excuse for pyjamas but that isn’t very me! The weather has been… Continue reading Working girl…
“There’s no place like home” Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz! The last few months have been challenging to say the least. I have had some fabulous times but also some awful. And so I haven’t really felt like writing. However, I have recently moved into my new home. It’s a brand new two bedroom… Continue reading New beginnings…
Coco Chanel said “Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony.” and that woman knew what she was talking about! It’s one of my favourite colour combinations – it always looks so crisp and… Continue reading Monochrome Monday