Musings

The year we stayed inside …

As the world retreats inside again, I’m celebrating the small rituals that punctuate these lockdown days.

Rise of the midlife career woman?

Midlife women are the under utilised and unsung heroes of the workplace. Is it time for the rise of the midlife career woman? I say hell yes.

Hair … there, everywhere

The trials and tribulations of midlife hair. A wistful look at hair here, there and everywhere.

Friends and flatmates

Friends and flatmate families are part of our shared histories. Here’s a glimpse into some of mine.

Observations from hibernation

We’re all being asked to stay home, to hibernate for a while. I’m finding new things to love about the experience.

Tough broads of Hollywood

Five famous women of old school Hollywood with beauty, guts and gumption.

A life … in undies

Your underwear says more about you than you might think.

MY happy Valentine

Ten things I’d prefer over the usual Valentines Day flowers.

Book boyfriends to lurve

We’ve all fallen a little in love with a character in a book. Here are my top ten literary loves.

Life lessons from the 18 year olds on the next table

Reminders on life from an overheard conversation.