24 hours with Amazon Echo dot

This morning we had a fight. It went something like this: Me: “What’s the time?” Husband: “You have to ask Echo” Me: “No I don’t! I don’t have to ask Echo every bloody thing!” Since it’s arrival yesterday, this tiny black puck has moved from the kitchen, where it had been an entertaining novelty, to the [...]

Beauty Bust: February Update

This year I vowed to give up beauty buys, here’s what I’ve learned two months in… First up for February I have a confession to make… I forgot to cancel my Birchbox subscription in January, oops. Is my subconscious already riling against this whole process? It was actually a disappointing arrival, with some ok eyeshadow (which [...]

Inspirations: February 2017

As I adventure through browser-land, I screenshot things that inspire me, this is an attempt to catalogue some of those things Grenson trainers (slightly* out of my price range) Goodhood / Kbaczynski / Pete Fowler A Braille atlas shared by an ex-colleague @jackarmley via Instagram “Nevertheless she persisted” tattoo / Stitchezwithattitude / Age of Reason studios [...]

Inspirations: January 2017

As I adventure through browser-land, I screenshot things that inspire me, this is an attempt to catalogue some of those things Stitchezwithattitude / Stickymonger Fluffegram via Faddyboombah David Shrigley at Guest Projects via Notthekind Thebrightcompany / mattblease / Sori Taproom Helsinki Reebok at Goodhood store / Steevespopowers Dallasclayton via Fourth Trimester Magazine

Beauty Bust: January update

This year I vowed to give up beauty buys, here’s what I’ve learnt one month in. I typically hate resolutions because they seem to just be mostly about abstinence and not about making sustainable change to your life. I had an inkling that this resolution would get harder as the year went on, and so far [...]