When Did You Last Get Really Dressed Up?

When Did You Last Get Really Dressed Up?

Do you remember the last time you really made an effort and got dressed up? I’ve got a confession to make – I’m not dressed up!  I feel a bit of a fraud sitting here in jogging bottoms and a t-shirt writing this!!  But my excuse is that...
You Have To Love The Power Of Clothes

You Have To Love The Power Of Clothes

This week’s post is my first hand experience of the power of clothes.  How clothes have such an impact on our emotions and way we feel. Two weeks ago I was bitten.  I didn’t take much notice and it seemed to be healing, albeit slowly.  Well that...
How To Be A Positive Influence On Body Image

How To Be A Positive Influence On Body Image

Last week you may have seen my rant on FB against Sir Chris Hoy’s insensitive remarks about MAMILs (Middle-Aged Men In Lycra).   I was outraged that Sir Chris, a great role model for sport, could be so crass.  How dare he criticise people who were...
Clothing Choices: How To Have A Great Day

Clothing Choices: How To Have A Great Day

  I left the house today for a series of meetings and wanted to make an impact. It was hot and I was going to be spending a lot of time in the car and wandering around.  So I chose a sleeveless sundress which wouldn’t crease when I got hot.  ...
Mum Planned The Best Birthday Present Ever

Mum Planned The Best Birthday Present Ever

I was delighted to be invited on to Radio Veralum last week.  I was asked to come on the station to help promote awareness of eating disorders.  As this week is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week. I didn’t need asking twice.  You can listen...
Eating Disorders: Just Grateful To Be Free

Eating Disorders: Just Grateful To Be Free

Eating Disorders and Size 0 Models* have hit the news again this week. This must mean we’re coming up to Fashion Week! Tears Of Relief It’s No Longer My Life Only this week I’ve read five articles about eating disorders. I’ve also pre-ordered former model...