Buying designer handbags on the cheap is usually a fool’s game – I know because I’ve done it. When I was 19 it was the too-good-to-be-true eBay purchases – Gucci handbags and Tiffany necklaces (if I remember rightly…) items that broke, fell apart or tarnished in a distinctly un-designer fashion. When I was 21 it… Read More I Bought A Designer Handbag On Tradesy
Good Morning and TGIF… this feels like it has been the longest 4-day week ever! (We had a public holiday this Monday just gone and we have another one this coming Monday! So I can’t really complain) But, I have struggled through it and these are my five favourites that have been keeping a smile… Read More Five Friday Favourites
Good morning Friday fans! We’ve made it! Another week is coming to an end (and I can practically taste my happy hour glass(es) of Pinot Grigio) but before I down tools and dash out of the office here’s a quick recap of some of the things that have been making me smile this week: ::… Read More Five Friday Favourites
Arghhh, such a conundrum, you only just managed to work out what to get your favourite person for Christmas and suddenly Valentines Day is upon us…! Never fear, I’m here to help! Okay so, strictly speaking the husband and I don’t celebrate Valentine’s Day, but I know that most people do and it’s always… Read More A Valentines Day Gift Guide For Your Loves
If you don’t follow me on Instagram, maybe you should? You can find me here with lots of pictures and snippets, glimpses and insights into island life! Foot prints on the beach – we have a fairly private and seldom used beach directly in front of our house which is where we walk the… Read More Saying Goodbye to 2016 – a brief reflection and Instagram round up of December.
The holidays are a special time of year for many reasons – for most they represent quality time with your family and friends and some time to reflect. Sadly, I haven’t been able to spend Christmas at home for nearly a decade but I console myself with new Caribbean traditions and friends that feel like… Read More My Festive Favourites
It is hard Christmas shopping on an island – nearly 9 years in and I still struggle, leaving it too late for shipping deadlines and unintentionally getting items caught in Customs. Countless gift lists online have me lusting after the unobtainable… But despite the urge to run straight to Amazon and ASOS, I am trying… Read More Island Gift Guide for your Girls