New In for Autumn 2022

Needs versus wants

Needs versus wants

Want versus need? Now that is an interesting question. When we are making that “must have” purchase are we making it from a place of need or want? How many…

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A relaxing country week-end in the Cotswolds

A relaxing country week-end in the Cotswolds

I have returned to London feeling relaxed and refreshed. We spent a wonderful week-end in the beautiful Cotswold village of Chipping Camden. We went for long walks over the gently…

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Out of date make-up and health hazards

Out of date make-up and health hazards

I must confess that I am very bad about throwing out my old make up. Probably for four reasons:- It may have cost quite a lot to purchase in the…

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Easter in the South of France

Easter in the South of France

The “météo” report. At last a few rays of sunshine interspersed with showers.  The wind is still a little chilly but a million times warmer that Paris or London. The…

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A good clear out or a "vide-grenier"

A good clear out or a "vide-grenier"

There is a vague stirring of Spring here in London after a long cold winter. Now seemed the ideal moment for a good clear out. It is amazing how much…

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