Going, going….GO SOBER!

Hello folks – Just a quick one: as we stand on the brink of October (TOMORROW, would you believe!) I’m here to tell you that I’m going sober for October! For the next 31 days, I will not be consuming alcohol (aside from the stuff I absorb through my hands every time I go in […]

What I Wore #1

OK, I’m new to this whole “outfit sharing” malarkey, and at the moment (with that MSc-related weight gain I mentioned) my self-confidence isn’t top dollar so the first one will be…a bit tongue-in-cheek. But with a purpose. dress – NHS standard issue! cardigan – charity shop (Barnardos, Felixstowe) boots – Tesco tights – Asda brooch […]

Dirty Rotten Cheapskate #2

Holy mother-load, Batman. I have been charity shopping. Having been on a knitting binge, I remember that my local Trinity Hospice shop used to have a big mug full of donated needles. When I went there, the mug had gone. Sad face. So I asked the staff if they’d sold them all – no, they […]