The Many Poses of Retro Chick

feature I’ve been writing a “fashion” blog for over 6 years now. When I say “fashion” what I mean, of course, is “Personal Style”. When I very first started I attempted to care about trends, because I thought that’s what I *should* do, then I realised I didn’t care about them, so I stopped writing about […] Oooh, tell me more........

Rainy Days and Fridays

feature Happy Friday! Well, today’s weather can safely be described as “changeable” I think. This morning when I took these photos it was bucketing with rain outside and I lurked in an alleyway in my back garden to get some photos. Then I came inside, grabbed a coat and went to the shops. By the time […] Oooh, tell me more........

Top 10 Chocolate Free Advent Calendars for 2014

advent calendar 2014 It still seems horribly early to be talking about advent calendars. But in reality there’s only 25 days till you’ll be opening that first door! Last years post on advent calendars was one of my most popular posts, and I’ve noticed it starting to pop up in my stats again, so that means people are […] Oooh, tell me more........

That Was October…..

october instagram I swear this year is flying by like a flying thing. A really fast flying thing! It doesn’t seem 5 minutes ago I was waving farewell to September and now October is gone too and I’m starting to think about Christmas, and most importantly, my big Christmas giveaway (if you have a brand that would […] Oooh, tell me more........

10 Ways to Beat the Seasonal Blues

seasonal blues The clocks have gone back. With that seemingly little change comes motivation sapping cold, dark evenings and long, dreary indoor days. Seasonal Affective Disorder is a properly recognised disease where depression sets in during the winter months, but even without suffering from full blown depression many people feel a bit low and lacking in energy […] Oooh, tell me more........

Top 10 Winter Boots

FEATURES Today I’m addressing one of my winter wardrobe holes. Well, technically I’m not addressing it because right now I can’t afford to actually BUY any of these boots. But there’s nothing like writing a fantasy shopping list and weighing up all the pros and cons to make you feel totally prepared to fill that hole […] Oooh, tell me more........