10 things you don’t normally find in a hotel room

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#1 Someone else’s luggage (take one). Right room number, wrong luggage. Back down to Reception we go. Continue reading

10 good things about January (yes, really)

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Introducing my first ever ‘Good Things’ jar

#1 The shortest day of the year is officially behind us. From here on in, the mornings will slowly but surely get lighter and evenings longer, daffodils and tulips will bloom, gardens will spring back to life, temperatures will lift and the sun will shine. That said, see #2. Continue reading

10 things that only happen over the Christmas holidays

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#1 Despite popping to the supermarket nearly every day in the run up to Christmas, come December 26th you have nothing of any nutritious value to eat. Well you might have, but with every darned plate, bowl and tub in your fridge covered in tinfoil it’s hard to be sure. Continue reading

10 signs Christmas is in the air

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#1 You have to talk yourself out of buying every sparkly top you see  ‘Put the hanger down, step AWAY from the sequins’ – reminding yourself over and over that every year you buy one and every year you wear it only once. Absolutely. No. More. Oh but how you covet those lovely sparkly sequins. Continue reading

10 thoughts from the sun lounger

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#1 “Well, that’s one way to test just how waterproof Bobbi Brown’s waterproof mascara really is. [Very  for anyone interested]. A noon o’clock foam party by the pool.” Continue reading