Finnieston – a coat for all weathers

I first met with the team from Finnieston months ago, not honestly knowing anything much other than the name (which was enough to peak my interest).  I walked into that meeting and did not leave for another two hours.  All they had to show me then was one sample – this, a weatherproof coat designed in Scotland and made in the…
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3 reasons why you need these furry sneakers

Is it just me or did November creep up behind us and just jump out from nowhere?  I mean some days it is cold – not the kind of ‘brrr, it’s a little chilly and I might need a sweater’ cold but the real, biting one that gnaws at your fingers and gets right down into your lungs when you…
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Vila Monte Farm House, Portugal – add this boutique hotel to your Algarve …

Part II of our mini girls’ trip to the Algarve landed us at Vila Monte Farm House for a night… I almost don’t know where to begin.  Have you ever found yourself somewhere you feel right at home and yet absolutely in wonderment at the same time?  I have.  Right here. This boutique hotel in the Algarve countryside, just twenty…
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An update on my lingual braces – the awesome and the awkward

Two months ago I got lingual braces at Park Orthodontics.  So I guess it is safe to say at this point that I am pretty used to them and I thought it might be good to check in and give you some honest thoughts on the process so far… THE AWESOME The progress.  Honestly, just take a look back at…
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Classic investments & the £22 dress

The high low strikes again.  The thing is this – some pieces, like good coats and boots, are worth investing in and some pieces, quite simply, are not.  Come January will you ever want to see another leopard print?  Perhaps not.  And you know what?  That’s ok.  I got your back here – the dress is £22.  It is super…
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