TRICKS OF THE TRADE

Whether it was down to my alcohol consumption or perimenopausal symptoms I will never know. The curse of flaky nails is not something I would wish on any woman. I have never been a lover of long, brightly painted talons; I can’t bear the yellowing stain it seems to render nails with. Or the thought … Continue reading TRICKS OF THE TRADE

SMALL STEPS TOWARDS BIG CHANGE

We are all guilty of this, I see it every single day; being convinced that we can reinvent ourselves and become slimmer/fitter/happier/healthier/more successful (delete as appropriate) overnight. And wouldn’t it be fabulous if we could?! But it isn’t that simple and that quick fix mindset is exactly what sets us up to fail. How do … Continue reading SMALL STEPS TOWARDS BIG CHANGE

BYE BYE, BUBBLES

On New Year’s Eve 2018 I drank my very last glass of prosecco.  Last glass, EVER.  Of anything even remotely alcoholic. This was a momentous event which I had mentally been building up to for a few months beforehand, prior to that I had been dreaming about it for even longer!  I can’t tell you … Continue reading BYE BYE, BUBBLES

EASTLIFE MAGAZINE – JANUARY 2019

Here's a copy of my gardening column from the January issue of Eastlife Magazine, which is a fabulous magazine all about 'Living life in the East'.  The full version of the magazine can be viewed online at http://www.eastlife.co.uk Today has been one of those interesting winter days where no matter how hard it tries, it … Continue reading EASTLIFE MAGAZINE – JANUARY 2019

EASTLIFE MAGAZINE – DECEMBER 2018

Here's a copy of my gardening column from the December issue of Eastlife Magazine, which is a fabulous magazine all about 'Living life in the East'.  The full version of the magazine can be viewed online at http://www.eastlife.couk As I write the trees are adorned in their golden autumnal crowns, which thin with each day … Continue reading EASTLIFE MAGAZINE – DECEMBER 2018

EASTLIFE MAGAZINE – NOVEMBER 2018

Here's a copy of my gardening column from the November issue of Eastlife Magazine, which is a fabulous magazine all about 'Living life in the East'.  The full version of the magazine can be viewed online at http://www.eastlife.couk As the weeks seem to skip past I am amazed to find myself writing the November column.  … Continue reading EASTLIFE MAGAZINE – NOVEMBER 2018