Part two of Sali Hughes' In The Bathroom interview with Caitlin Moran is up on her YouTube page! Her make-up drawer is as messy as mine! https://youtu.be/zAy1XADWZJU Also I've finished Moran's book (yes I read very fast-it's my only super power) How to be Famous. Can I just say that it's brilliant! And it's such … Continue reading How to be Famous Part 2
It's been four years since the debut novel How to Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran came out. Those who have followed this blog for a while (all nine of you! Bless!) know what that the spectacular Moran is a personal heroine of mine. As a writer she's someone I look up to as well. … Continue reading How to Be Famous
Japanese chef Ryoya Takashima has a great YouTube Channel called Peaceful Cuisine. I've been enjoying it lately and using it to wind down. Ryoya's presence is very mellow and his imagery is simple and, well, peaceful. The (no music) versions of the videos have a subtle ASMR quality that's very relaxing. You can also learn … Continue reading Peaceful Cuisine
Some like to stay in for St. Valentine's Day. Stay in and watch movies that at first glance aren't really in keeping with the spirit of that particular holiday but trust me when I say that these are really some of the most romantic films I've seen in a long time. Not feel good rom-coms … Continue reading Romantic Films That Aren’t
Today's links are all about Jane Austen. In truth where would literature be without her. I know I would be a poorer reader and writer without her. 11 Jane Austen Quotes that prove she was the queen of sass! A delightful re-boot for modern Janites! Virginia Woolf on Jane Austen (1924) More Jane Quotes! Jane … Continue reading All About Jane
Hey there Wishers! I hope the holidays were joyus and your New Year's hangover wasn't too bad! I'd like to take this opportunity before we start in on our annual re-cap to thank you all for the continued support in 2015. So many new subscribers and lovely comments and emails, you're a wonderful bunch! Thank … Continue reading Happy New Year!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3IvHwQwVVTo Unapologetic, feisty, fierce style icon and entrepreneur. Crushing like mad on Claudia Winkleman!
A few great links to check out for the weekend. Happy Friday! How to self-promote when you're shy. How to accept a compliment. (How to be a grownup) Discover the secrets of French cool-girl style. Brunch nachos? Do tell Pioneer Woman! What's your daydream job? We've all been pronouncing Voldermort's name WRONG all this time! … Continue reading Link Love
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qk00gbDwGqM Wow! Phillip Chbeeb and Renee Kester's modern dance on a subway platform is, well, wow! The music is by Elliot Moss, a favorite artist of mine, makes this even better! Happy Friday folks!