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Gin and Tonic Cake

Hi Everyone, This is one cake that is simply DEVINE. So different from your usual cake, it seamlessly melts in your mouth. The first time I baked it was many years ago…

5 Spring 2021 Pieces 8 New Outfits

Hi Everyone, Do you buy your wardrobe in themes or simply shop and buy whenever you fall in love with an outfit? Pre-blogging days I was always very strategic about buying clothes.…

Fashion

The Cosy Spring Must Haves

Hi Everyone, Hope you’ve all been enjoying some wonderful warm Spring weather over Easter – we certainly have here in Europe. However next week looks to be a real dip in temperatures…

4 Ways to Style a Chocolate Skirt

Hi Everyone, In life you often hear it’s the little things that matter. The same however goes for fashion. A little or somewhat discrete item can make all the difference in your…

5 simple tricks to mastering the art of colour-blocking

Hi Everyone, Did you know that colour-blocking is a fashion trend believed to have been originated from the artwork of Dutch painter, Piet Mondrian around the year 1900.  It wasn’t until the 1960’s…

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FunkyForty Favourite Shops March’21 Update

Hi Everyone, For those of you new to FunkyForty the Favourite shops page is a  concept set up last year to showcase special and favourite shops of mine. Participating stores are updated…

3 Personal Lessons I Learnt this Past Year

Hi Everyone, This is possibly a post I should have written in January – after all that is the month one traditionally is supposed to look back and reflect upon the year…

Food

Double Chocolate and Cranberry Biscotti

Hi Everyone, Warning, this recipe is so delicious it will get eaten before you know it. I had to make two batches in order to get the photos done and even then…

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