• The September Issue

    September 24, 2015

    (More Issues than Vogue image and print via Etsy*) Seeing all the photos, pictures and tweets from London Fashion Week has reminded me of my absolute favourite thing ever to watch on Netflix.

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  • Why I can’t watch films any more

    April 18, 2015

    Warning; contains mild peril… Want to know one of the strangest and most unexpected symptoms of having children?

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  • Get well soon

    March 19, 2015

    A short note from the sickbay; we have a plague house this week. Eliza has tonsillitis. She’s hardly ever ill, so it’s been very strange. We knew something was up when she started refusing Calpol (I’m pleased to report that Calpol still tastes as good as I remember though. Why don’t more things taste of Calpol?…

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  • The sleeping baby secret film club

    February 8, 2015

    One of the big differences between your first and second babies is the amount of time you get to spend on the sofa, feeding, napping, and trapped under them when they sleep. As a baby Eliza didn’t want to be put down, I didn’t want to put her down. Nothing got done for ages when we…

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  • What we watched in 2014

    January 5, 2015

    2014 was, for us, a year of pregnancy, new babies and house renovations, so we were at home a lot. This is where Netflix came in really handy. It can be such a sanity saver as there’s never anything to watch on normal TV when you want it, is there? Throughout the year I’ve been…

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  • In search of the retro TV of my childhood

    November 10, 2014

    TV always seemed brilliant when we were young, didn’t it? Even though there were only four channels and they all shut down overnight, there was no live pause or rewind and no streaming *gasp*. It was entertaining and exciting and fun (I think; I could be looking back with a rose-tinted sense of nostalgia though).…

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  • Afternoon tea at the Sanderson Hotel – Mad Hatter’s theme

    September 2, 2014

    This week we had afternoon tea at the Sanderson Hotel in London – looking for the best place to have afternoon tea in the capital? You should give this one a try. We braved the joys of public transport and Oxford Street on a weekday, and headed over for the Mad Hatter’s afternoon tea with…

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