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Vintage Fashion for a Modern Lifestyle
Vintage Fashion for a Modern Lifestyle

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Today I am pondering how many outfit posts over the 9 years I’ve been blogging have started with me talking about the weather. “A lot”. I would wager is the answer to that extremely dull question, and today will be no different. Phew. Isn’t it hot? This…

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Team sports is a whole new thing to me. I mean, they made me play Netball and Hockey at school, but I was never part of a team. I just tolerated it for the length of a PE lesson until I could escape. It wasn’t until I was 34 that I discovered Roller…

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Do you have a to do list? I do, I have to have one these days or everything just falls out of the gap between my ears. What’s on yours today? Today mine includes boring regular Monday things like write this blog post, and some VA work. It also includes…

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Well hey there! How are you all today? The sun is shining, I can hear birds singing and I’m feeling pretty good. I have absolutely no intention of making the most of the lovely weather.  I plan to spend today watching some Roller Derby, and then this…

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Recently I discovered how to make own tortilla chips. I love it when I discover things that are super easy to make. I would like to think of myself as some kind of budding Nigella, baking and making delicious home cooked meals from scratch, but in fact…

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Remember on Monday I promised to tell you all about my birthday adventures in Canary Wharf? Well, here it is, the post you’ve been waiting for! How I ended up on Canary Wharf on my birthday is an interesting tale that may reveal to you some of the inner…

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This weekend it was my birthday. Mr Chick and I share a birthday, and on the Saturday night, which was our actual birthday, we had a great time as the guests of Novotel in Canary Wharf. I shall tell you about that in more detail later on this week. Today…

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Moooorning! How are you all today? I’m writing this wrapped in a hotel bathrobe sitting in bed opposite a HUGE floor to ceiling window with a view over docklands, which is pretty damn cool. However, that is a stay that I plan to bore you about in great…

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I have a confession to make. I don’t really like flat shoes. I wear them a lot, because I don’t drive, and I live in a City and I walk everywhere. But I don’t really like them. When I take outfit photos in them I feel short and dumpy, which is why I often…

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I’ve always been a pretty organised person. By which I don’t mean that I have a tidy desk, or colour coded files. Because that’s definitely not true. Just that I’ve always known what needs to be done. I know how much money I have in the bank, what bills…
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