Archive For March 22, 2015

Stumped

Stumped

Amelia Earhart, eat your heart out. I am a creature of comfort. Most days, when out and about, I work towards achieving the perfect balance between comfort and style. Of course I generally end up giving up  and revert to my regular black jeans uniform because things like skirts can be too problematic. I swear,…

BROTW: Gone With The Wind by Margaret Mitchell

BROTW: Gone With The Wind by Margaret Mitchell

Disclaimer: I’m continuing this week’s Mother Day tradition by reviewing one of my mum’s all-time favorite novels.  I want to take a moment and discuss the controversy surrounding this novel i.e. the fact that it romanticizes slavery and the Old South. While the white, rich, plantation owner perspective was problematic at the time of publishing (1936) and…

I Got IT From My Mama

I Got IT From My Mama

Photo via Stars*Go*Blue Confession: I am a very visual person. I collect images online and offline like some deranged fashion magpie and just look at them lovingly. As I have found out during a long descent into the black hole that is online copyright law, looking is ALL I can do. My main takeaway – unless you…

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

  There is no better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than by showing my mum (my one faithful reader) what I have nicked from her wardrobe. Sorry, mum! I just couldn’t resist though. Some of my earliest memories are of my mother’s closets (yes, plural) and all the wonderful things she had in them – dozens of…

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