*67* … hi…

And breeeeath… In the past 7 days I went out five evenings. It’s was too much. Fabulous, all of it, but way too much. Maybe it’s my age but I need time to process things and recover now! I feel my brain is full from all the things I’ve seen, the conversations I’ve had… not […]

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*66* music Friday

Mr M and I saw Jamie Cullum a couple of nights ago on the opening night of the Cheltenham Jazz Festival Amazing. (Also, Grand Torino is an awesome movie… a must if you’ve never seen it) Have a great weekend.

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*65* tuna and courgette fritters

You betcha. I mean… they’re fab and the recipe gives you loads so you can keep them in the fridge (or freeze them) and re-heat them as and when you desire. The recipe is from this book, “Lean in fifteen” by the Body Coach. Ahem… can’t say I have done his exercise plan… but the […]

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*64* The Western Wind

The Western Wind by Samantha Harvey Beautifully written. If you like historical novels set in Medieval times, atmospheric description, interesting characters, deep meditations on faith and the meaning of life and an intriguing story… this is for you. It was impulse buy; you know how it’s hard to resist buying the chocolate bar by the […]

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*63* poetry Monday

Beauty XXV (by Khalil Gibran) And a poet said, ‘Speak to us of Beauty.’  Where shall you seek beauty, and how shall you find her unless she herself be your way and your guide?  And how shall you speak of her except she be the weaver of your speech?  The aggrieved and the injured say, […]

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*62* music Friday

Is there a better way to start the weekend than a new song from The Boss? I mean… c’mon… I have listened to it about five times already and you can bet your first Friday G&T that it’ll be on repeat for the rests of the day till all the lyrics are imprinted in my […]

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*61* Fashion Revolution Week

April 22nd to April 28th is Fashion Revolution Week, did you know that? Having just learnt it – it popped up in my Insta feed – I feel a tad guilty for having wasted the last 15 minutes browsing for clothes I don’t really need… It is a movement started after the collapse of the […]

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*60* The good immigrant, edited by Nikesh Shukla

I can honestly say that I have never read so much non fiction as I’ve done recently and it has opened a new world for me. A word of more books I want to read, which is quite depressing because … there just isn’t enough t.i.m.e., and a world of things I don’t know which […]

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*59* poetry Tuesday

Prayer is Power, by Orin Begum, full time lawyer, part time poet. You can find her beautiful words at poetry_by_oorenie on Instagram.

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*58* Easter weekend in pictures

The weather was glorious. Finally. Spent a couple of hours on Saturday afternoon in a deserted College library… oh my god… terrifying… just weird… like the set of a scary movie. Had to get out of there. Fast. Missed No 3 and Mr away on hockey tour in sunny Holland. Easter Sunday meant lots of […]

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