A much needed dose of honesty.

When I created our blog, my intention was to use it as an outlet, to keep everyone informed and updated, and to hopefully inspire and encourage others in some small way. 1,686 more words


Cobalt blue

It is just a coincidence that I am having 1 pair of flat shoes and 1 cross-body mini bag with the same colour – Cobalt Blue. 118 more words

My Life

Sunday night TV stars head to the big screen

Poldark’s Eleanor Tomlinson and Line of Duty’s Martin Compston have both landed roles alongside some major Hollywood acting talent. 113 more words


One From the Archive: 'The Cat' by Colette *****

There is some gorgeous imagery in The Cat, and some absolutely wonderful scenes.  Colette’s writing is stunning, and one gets the feeling that it has been perfectly translated too.  138 more words

Duo / Le Toutounier, by Colette

Duo is what I would consider (like most of Colette’s work) a quintessentially French book (as quintessentially French as the films of Eric Rohmer): – it’s about the intimate relations of two people, disturbed by the intrusion of a third – and that is all. 445 more words