So called plus sized models

So called plus sized models

This weekend there was a bit of a furore on social media about something that Elle US tweeted, in case you missed it:   Plus Size?!!!  What?  On what planet is Myla Dalbesio a plus size model?  You can see her ribs for crying out loud. Planet fashion industry, that's…
National Fountain Pen Day

National Fountain Pen Day

Did you even know that such a day existed?  I didn't until recently.   There does seem to be a National Day for everything these days so it is hardly suprising. So when I was asked what I wanted to choose to spend my £25 on this month with Bureau…
Lemon and Thyme Chicken risotto

Lemon and Thyme Chicken risotto

You can't beat a great food partnership.   Fish and chips.   Tuna and sweetcorn.   Rice and peas.   Spaghetti and Bolognese.  To name but four.   And Oxo are well aware of that and have now come up with something rather clever to add a little mealtime magic…
The Gallery — Spectacular

The Gallery — Spectacular

That's an odd picture for The Gallery theme this week, I grant you.  Not particularly spectacular.  Though rather lovely, I agree.   You will have to forgive me for being a bit self indulgent because it's been a funny year for me as a blogger, and an odd week. I think…