Street Portraits

I hadn’t taken any photographs on my camera since January (I’ll tell you about the reasons another time), so last weekend I rectified that by spending a few hours on Brick Lane. I signed up for a City Academy workshop and it was a great springboard back into action: I basically wandered off by myself…

The promise of a 30 day challenge

30 day challenges are quite useful. They’re also quite popular at the moment, but don’t let that stop you being interested enough to try. A 30 day challenge is long enough to actually be a challenge but short enough to be accomplished relatively quickly. A 30 day challenge is long enough to do something for…

Free Foundations // Clinique Beyond Perfecting Foundation Review

Foundation. In many ways it scares the living daylights out of me, because I’m so pale: I’m always wary of tell-tale tidemarks and looking orange. I don’t remember the first foundation I bought, but it was probably something by Rimmel or 17 and it definitely wasn’t the right shade for me. What I do remember,…

Joan Rivers

An awful lot has been written – and will no doubt continue to be written – about Joan Rivers since her death only a few days ago. It’s incredibly bad news for all of us that Joan has gone, but the least we can do is pay attention to the pearls of wit and wisdom…