Sep 30, 2012

In the mood for...strawberries

The 2012 strawberry season was brief in the UK – too brief for my tastes. Though the taste of the fresh fruit can’t be beaten, here are a few ways to incorporate fragaria ananassa into the fall, with a focus on all things dainty and delicate.

Sep 28, 2012

T likes...dinosaurs

Like many three-year-olds, T loves all things dinosaur and dinosaur-related. Here are some of her favorites - either things she already has, or "really, really, really" wants.

Looking for...fitted knits

On colder days when the blouse / blazer combo seems too formal for the office, knitwear is the perfect solution. Looser knits can easily veer toward the too casual (or worse - frumpy) spectrum of things, but fitted knits work well with slacks as well as skirts of different lengths.

Sep 21, 2012


The equinox is actually tomorrow, but weather-wise it's been fall for the last week already. That's far from a criticism though - fall means pumpkin soup, cozy sweaters, and early evenings at home with books, movies, and popcorn.