There is Always Hope – When Caitie Met Soda.

I believe that jewellery is one of the most personal things one can own, I’m not just talking about expensive diamonds and platinum this and three carrots that, I’m talking the real stuff, the pieces that really matter…. Pieces are personal because of when you perhaps received it, a special Christmas or Birthday, an anniversary […]

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Grab and Go!

One minute you are lying on a beach in the South of France, sun beaming down under an array of palm trees and then all of a sudden your back in the UK, sun not so warm and instead of the path of palm tree shadows, it’s Horse Chestnuts and a path of conkers  All […]

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Potty Over Spotty

One of the good things about going away at the end of the Summer is picking up the odd really good Summer wear bargain but if you’re anything like me your eye is constantly drawn to the new beautiful and shiny, full priced clothes, bags, shoes and you are left with justifying to yourself your […]

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Return of the….. Dress

We are as humans apparently creatures of habit, we see ourselves as in control, consciencly making decisions at our own free will, but really we just return to the familiar and our instincts take over.  I think that there is no exception when it comes to clothes.  Familiarity is comforting and simple, so maybe that […]

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Body and Soul but in the other order.

As I’ve said many a time, (yawn) I do enjoy the Summer.  I think my last ten posts have cemented that for me and my readers, but although it is for the majority all fun and sunshine, the Summer can also stir up the opposite when it comes to perceptions and ideals.  This can start […]

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Whiter than White… 

I have a penchant for a white cotton top or blouse which you all have heard me pipe on about before but this Summer it’s the white cotton dress that has got me feeling as if I’m strolling to a taverna in Greece, even though right now I couldn’t be further from that. That’s the […]

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Happily Ever After.

Weddings come far and few in between these days. There was a time in summer where I think we had a wedding  nearly every weekend, which was rather quite lovely,  but today most of my friends are happily married and the big things spoken about are impending milestone birthdays, but we won’t go into that! […]

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