A good old British summer

Apparently, according to the French, it’s not very chic to talk about the weather. But here in the UK all we can do is talk about the weather – it’s so unpredictable that it’s forever a talking point. Which does make awkward new introductions easier if nothing else… Anyway, we’ve been trying to make the… View Post

The Big 4-0

They say life begins at forty, and I’d be inclined to agree with them. I have no complaints at all and I know that makes me very lucky; my good fortune is not lost on me, and I’m grateful every day for this lovely life I have. More so now than ever. I won’t make… View Post

A moment in history

Here we are, at the end of Monday, after a wonderful long weekend to celebrate Queen Elizabeth’s Platinum Jubilee. For me personally, it was a much needed lifting of the spirits, not just to have that extra day or two off but to really feel a sense of joy with social events and the incredible… View Post

LK Bennett x Royal Ascot

Out of all the sporting events in the world there are just a few I’m really interested in, and Royal Ascot is one of them – of course, the horses are beautiful and I’d like to learn more about the racing and how the horses are looked after but, for me, it’s the fashions of… View Post

A toast to friendship

What is it about the sunshine that makes a glass of wine with friends taste even better? One of my most anticipated moments of the start of summer is being able to sit outside and share a chilled bottle of wine with girls who just get me. We’re different, but the same too, and that… View Post