Monthly Archive: October 2009

Heaven is a Seat in Aveda

Posted on October 20, 2009

I lean backwards into the washbasin and the assistant begins to patiently unfurl strips of foil papers, trying not to snag my hair in the process. I am half way through my regular highlighting session in the Aveda salon at Covent.. >>> more

Plastic Surgery or Ageing Honestly?

Posted on October 14, 2009

“I love my life right now, I really do, but I wish I had my 20 year old body. I’d have a neck lift, if I could,” announced my friend, Gill, at her 50th birthday meal.

“Are you mad?” we all chorused as she proceeded to demonstrate by.. >>> more

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This is your captain speaking

Posted on August 30, 2018

We were flying Ryanair from Stansted Airport. 



We were.. >>> more

Let the wind blow high, let the wind blow low

Posted on June 27, 2018

I spent last week on the island of Skye. It was lovely, apart from the wind... >>> more

Thirty minus one

Posted on April 29, 2018

Thirty years married. How could it have slipped our.. >>> more