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New Year’s Resolutions: First Quarter Review

... Which might be the most corporate blog post title I have ever written. It has now been three months since I posted my 2015 New Year's Resolutions, which means it is time to check up on my progress. I had 10 resolutions this year, and some of them were easier to keep than others. Here is how I ...


New in: February 2015

In my Shopping Fast Month 6 post I admitted to breaking my own rules. I needed some new pairs of jeans and I found a top and a dress that I loved, so in total I ended up with 5 new garments in February. I think you will all agree with me when I say that I wouldn't be a proper blogger if I didn't do a ...


So You Want To Be a Scandinavian?

About a month ago I got the following message on Facebook from an English friend of mine: "We are probably moving to Stockholm/Uppsala in the next few months and I thought maybe you could give me some tips on how to dress for Nordic weather. What should I buy before I leave and what are the most ...


Out Of The Bag’s “Women Who Work”

  Just a heads up that the lovely Lin of "Out Of The Bag" is writing a series of blog posts about workwear, and that I have participated with a guest post! Hop on over there to read ...


Why I’m a Feminist

I'm a feminist... Because people tell me I'm lucky I have a man who likes to cook. Because I'm not even 30 and I have been asked about when I'm going to have children for nearly a decade. Because I'm not even sure I want children, and I am scared shitless of your reaction if it turns out ...


Review: The Daniel Sandler Watercolor Blush

One of the presents I received last Christmas was a Daniel Sandler Watercolour Blush in the color "Cherub", gifted to me by the always wonderful Maria of Lost in a Spotless Mind. I have used it on and off ever since then, so I believe it is high time to write a review!   I'm a fan of ...


Shopping Fast: Month 6

Things I wanted to buy, but didn’t: I found it: The Acne Velocite leather jacket that I have been lusting after for four long years. It was priced down 60%, from "OMG I have to choose between this jacket and my trip to NYC" and down to "OMG this will set me back a whole month's worth of savings". ...