Everyday creatives

· The joys of creativity in daily life ·

Are you, or is someone you know, an everyday creative? Too often we compare our talents to the “overnight” successes, household names, artists who hang in famous galleries, best selling authors, actors and actresses on Broadway, the award-winning singers and the Haute Couture fashion houses. Don’t get me wrong, these people deserve recognition; they are…

Alhambra nights

· Memories from Granada, Spain ·

The Alhambra, Spain, Granada, Mosaics, Historical sites, Spainish historical sites, castle, fortress, travel, travel photography, Europe, destination, seven wonders

We’ll here we are, almost half way through 2020 and what a year it’s turned out to be so far. My husband and I had planned to travel to Europe for our honeymoon this year, but needless to say this has been indefinitely postponed. While I’d be lying to say I’m not a tiny bit…

Everyday mornings

· Why I don't have a standard morning routine ·

Morning routines, breakfast, brunch, everyday moments, the little moments, tea, tea lover

While I think morning routines are amazing… For so long I pressured myself to create a standard morning routine. You know the type that is pictured on instagram where you exercise, meditate, make a green smoothie, read inspiring quotes and are already ahead of your to do list by the time the clock hits 9:00am?…

Sleeve Drama

· A Shona Joy dress and Bared Footwear ·

Bridie Leah Shona Joy Dress, Style, Lifestyle and Fashion Blogger,

I’m a romantic at heart, which is probably why I’ve fallen so hard for the balloon sleeve. There’s just something about it which makes me feel like I’m straight out of or a renaissance painting or my favourite childhood movie, The Swan Princess (bring back memories anyone?) Shona Joy would have to be one of my favourite…

Slower style

· Musings on conscious and sustainable fashion ·

Witchery top, black jeans, vintage trench coat, autumn style, outfit of the day, natural light, winter coat, winter style, H&M boots, wear your closet, vintage style, conscious style, sustainable style

My love affair with style started in the dress-up box. My sisters and I spent most of our childhood playing make believe and fishing for tadpoles in backyard creek, princess dresses trailing behind us in the water as we waded up to our knees in the shallows.  While luckily, my style has  evolved beyond sequins and…