Turning back time with Soul Tree Kajals – review

Can you remember your first ever item of make up?  Mine was a black Rimmel kajal eyeliner in a bullet-shaped magenta case.  Oh, how I loved it, it went on like a dream, was super…

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Six tips for getting your car winter ready *

Summer is, sadly, officially over and it’s time to think about getting our cars ready for winter, including my beloved MGB GT.  It’s so important to think about preparing your car in advance for the…

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Book Review – A Blade So Black by L L McKinney – Titan Books

Alice in Wonderland was one of my all-time favourite reads as a child and I’m still a huge fan.  I loved Tim Burton’s quirky take on the Lewis Carroll books in his two films, and…

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Is a boho wedding right for you? *

When I was a little girl, I imagined my wedding day would feature my arrival at the church in a horse-drawn carriage.  The white dress, the scenic location, the romantic first dance.  Nowadays, just one…

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Spooky fun with Willow & Wild October Craft and Gardening box

If you read my gardening posts, you’ll know that Flora has very recently become an enthusiastic gardener too.  She has her own patch behind our summerhouse and is taking great delight in finding things to…

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