10 things that don’t go together


#1 Lipgloss and windy weather. A thought that occurs to me practically every day at present. But still I won’t be parted from my Bobbi Brown gloss, even if half of it does end up shlepped against my cheek. And while on the subject of windy weather, see #2. Continue reading


10 things someone should invent (if they haven’t already)


#1 An edible teabag. One that you simply dunk in boiling water and it dissolves, safe to drink. No more stirring round and round. No more squeezing. And most importantly, no more discarded teabags in the sink! Continue reading

10 beauty finds of 2012


#1 Bobbi Brown Luminous Moisturising Foundation First read about this in a magazine article about beauty products that women couldn’t live without. A writer plagued by the difficulty of finding a foundation capable of warming up her pale British skin without making it look yellow had been recommended Bobbi Brown’s Luminous Moisturising Foundation and forever onwards swore by it. As do I now, thanks to its perfect marriage of sheer coverage and natural warmth. Continue reading

10 things about going blonde (by a lifelong brunette)

#1 It takes more trips to the hairdresser than you could ever imagine. Directly related to this, it also costs more than you could ever imagine. WAY more. Continue reading