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Hooray for Hollywood….

Hooray for Hollywood….

My regular readers will know that I have mentioned the “40’s and 50’s Most Marvellous Meet-Ups” group that I am part of on Facebook. This amazing vintage loving group organise days out, shopping trips, meals out, and even a Winter Ball, all for like-minded vintage loving people. Last winter I went up to Manchester…

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Plus Size Negativity

Plus Size Negativity

There has been a lot of debate on social media and the press about the term “Plus Size” recently and this has been acerbated by some companies and high profile plus women coming out and stating that the term is unnecessary and in some ways outdated and should be dropped. There is even a…

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Summer Sundays

Summer Sundays

This week saw Mum and Little Chick flying the nests of on their Jollies. Now, as Baby Bear had to work that left just the three of us at home. So, the first Sunday alone, what did we do? Run off to London for the day, leaving Baby Bear home alone! Now, before you…

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Silly Old Sea-Mermaids

Silly Old Sea-Mermaids

Now as regular readers of my blog know, I have been talking about a Mermaid dress that I had ordered from Silly Old Sea Dog. I saw it at LondonEdge and fell in love. Speaking with the lovely Alison, she explained that she was just about to start working with a new factory but…

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Caught by the River Thames

Caught by the River Thames

Tuesday 2nd August saw me on the Fuller’s Brewery Facebook page as I wanted to let them know about a review of one of their pubs that I done. Whilst there however, I saw a competition to win a pair of tickets to the “Caught by the River Thames” festival taking place on the…

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The Griffin is Great!!

The Griffin is Great!!

Once a month I try to get together with one of my old work colleagues, H. We currently work in different parts of the county, but for 8 years worked in the same office. Each month we like to try a new place to eat. Sometimes it can be casual (well as casual as…

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