Stuck on repeat…October 2015

Apologies for the lack of posts this month – I have a million post ideas but have lacked the drive to make the words flow out from my brain.  I’ve been working a little which has limited my music listening and so this months post is a little shorter. I’ve been walking through parks and… Continue reading Stuck on repeat…October 2015

Big fig love

If you’ve read my previous post on jams here then you may already know how much I love figs. No, seriously I really, really love them.       And what’s not to love? Succulent, rich parcels of sweet and juicy flesh, figs symbolise the excesses, headiness and pleasures of summer.  I especially associate them with my… Continue reading Big fig love

Must See Movie… Sicario

Don’t worry, I’m not going to post a massive, spoiler-y review. It’ll just be a few words to say how awesome I think this movie was!   The brilliant Den of Geek were holding a screening at the Prince Charles Cinema thanks to the kind folks at Lionsgate and I managed to nab two tickets to… Continue reading Must See Movie… Sicario

Stuck on repeat…September 2015

A small selection of what I’m playing over and over and over and over right now. As always, there’s a real mix of old and new. Click on the title links for the YouTube vids! Wildest Dreams – Taylor Swift Miss Swift is becoming quite the superstar and I’m not ashamed to say I’ve been… Continue reading Stuck on repeat…September 2015

Maison+Objet

So you may have read about my adventures in Paris, (links here to part one and part deux if you’d like to catch up) and joining hubby who was there for a trade show.  I was given the opportunity to tag along on the Saturday and headed to the Parc des Expositions de Villepinte, located… Continue reading Maison+Objet

Curiosity killed… in Paris! Part deux

If you’re reading this before reading part one, do that and then settle yourself in. I left our little tale at the Musee D’Orsay, the stunning museum of art and sculpture on the Left Bank of the Seine and headed off to another pantheon of culture, the Opera Garnier.   I’ve photographed and walked past this… Continue reading Curiosity killed… in Paris! Part deux

Stuck on repeat…August 2015

A small selection of what I’m playing over and over and over and over right now. There’s a real mish-mash of nostalgia and dance in this month’s offerings. My tastes are rather varied after all! Anyone Who Had a Heart – Cilla Black Cilla was a national icon and for me a lovely memory of family… Continue reading Stuck on repeat…August 2015

Mango + Chia

If you’re like me and already thinking about breakfast tomorrow and want a change from the usual porridge or buttered slice of toast then let me tell you about my delicious bowl of yellow joy!  This could be the easiest thing in the world ever, made with just three ingredients: water, chia seeds and mango. You… Continue reading Mango + Chia

Five Stages of Unemployment

Denial – I haven’t heard from any recruiters for days and none of my applications have been successful, but it’s ok! It’s early days yet/they’re out of the office/they’ve fallen over at the amount of talent pouring from my CV/their phones have a problem/they can’t remember how to email.I have time to find something, I… Continue reading Five Stages of Unemployment