Ski travel guide – Tignes Le Lac, France

Tignes le Lac is one of those places you can just fall in love with.  It is teeny tiny but when the snow falls and the sun shines it is just about perfect.  Now, don’t get me wrong, it is not a quintessentially beautiful alpine village (hello Chamonix) but it is a far cry from your purpose build concrete jungle…
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Home tour – master bedroom before & after

If you take a look back at our bedroom in the Glasgow apartment you will see that a lot of those pieces have been repurposed here (and if not here, then certainly in other rooms in the new house) and in fact even the new ‘dressing table’ is my Ikea hack recycled from our previous hallway.  And yes this room is…
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Winter whites

Tomorrow is December.  It is officially winter and the season for cold, crispy walks outdoors followed by hot chocolates with cream and marshmallows and cosy nights, and days, in by the fire wrapped up in blankets and snuggles with furry dogs.  It is the season for the warmest of winter whites cocooning your body – truly this Barbour jacket* is akin to…
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The power of a power suit

Did I ever see myself as a power suit girl?  (Can I actually still legitimately refer to myself as a girl?  A question for another day…).  No, I did not.  But then a curious thing happened; as I walked around M&S with armfuls of options, for an Instagram project I was working on at the time, this checked two piece…
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My fav Black Friday deals + what I’m really buying

Yep, a toothbrush.  I am officially middle aged. I was not planning to talk about Black Friday too much honestly I was not.  But so many of you messaged about the Fitflop sale and asking about sizing, etc. that I realised this is about as unavoidable as Christmas and I might as well share the deals…  (Fitflop are true to…
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