• Lifestyle

    Birthday Musings: 5 Lessons I Learned This Past Year

    As I’m hitting Publish on this post, I’ve just finished polishing off a luscious piece of my birthday Lemon Meringue cake. “Let them eat cake!” Marie Antoinette (allegedly) proclaimed. Well, today I totally agree with her! Because if you can’t have cake for breakfast on your birthday, then what even is the point of this whole getting older thing? And as I am getting older and (just a little bit) wiser, I wanted to share some things I’ve learned since…

  • Inspiration,  Lifestyle

    A Case for Old School Femininity in Today’s World

    I think it’s fair to say that old school femininity in today’s world is a bit of a forgotten concept. I notice a lot of people, men and women alike, associate femininity and grace with a passe demeanour from a bygone era. They equate it with weakness and female submission, or even with an anti-feminist outlook. Which is, to put it gently, a crock! Femininity has nothing to do with not being able to hold your own, with trying to please society…

  • Beauty,  Lifestyle

    The Pursuit of Beauty

    Maybe it’s the sudden arrival of fall, with its chilly days spent indoors, hugging a cup of coffee and just thinking about life. Or maybe it’s the recent departure of summer, with its demand for toned, tan, “beach ready” bodies. But I have found myself thinking a lot about the pursuit of beauty in the past days- female beauty especially. The pursuit of beauty is something that’s drilled into our minds since childhood, and it seems to always be veered…

  • Fashion,  Interior design,  Lifestyle,  Style

    Creating Your Stylish Work From Home Space

    Hi everyone, I’m baaaack! Yes yes, thank you, I know that you’ve missed me 🙂 As I mentioned in my previous post and on all my other channels, Alex and I have been away on a month’s holiday taken around our wedding. And what a month it was! The whole vacation passed in a whirlwind of preparations, meetings with friends, family, decorators and vendors and culminating with a wonderful day that we’ll both treasure forever. But after the romance of…

  • Fashion,  Lifestyle

    5 Tips For Light Travelling: Carry On Only

    Oh, summertime… When everybody is dreaming of vacations, travelling and visiting new and exciting places. And as it happens, we’re actually doing the same at the moment, as we’ll be going home for an extended holiday. Buuut this is not just any holiday for us- Alex and I are going back to Romania to get married!! We’re super excited, and my head is in a million places at the moment, but I am taking this opportunity to say that I…