There’s no denying I have pondered the question of a nom de plume – although that was before I actually started writing a book. It’s such hard work that I know now I’d want my own name attached to it, if I ever finish it. There are, of course, all sorts of reasons why people … Continue reading What’s In A Name? Q&A With Writer Polly Heron (Aka Susanna Bavin).
When my friend Emma first asked me if I fancied a (free) night away at a posh hotel in London my immediate thought was...sleep! I then told myself off. It's London, for goodness sake, sleep should be the last thing on my mind. In my defence, I haven't had an uninterrupted night since Freya was … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – Featuring London.
A previously unheard of childfree weekend in London...what should I do? No, seriously, WHAT SHOULD I DO? The trouble with London is that there is SO much going on, it’s difficult to narrow it down. Time to call in the expert. And Catherine (of Catherine's Cultural Wednesdays) gave my friend Emma and I what turned … Continue reading An Enquiring Mind: Manolo Blahnik at The Wallace Collection.
In a bid to make the end of summer a bit less miserable, I saved myself a treat - the first book in a new series by one of my favourites, Holly Martin With her last book (or perhaps I mean her last hero, Thor) still stuck in my mind (swoon), when The Little Village … Continue reading Book Review: The Little Village Of Happiness.