3.17am Brilliant Brainwaves And Crazy Concerns

3 MINUTE READ Does anyone else have all their best ideas at 3.17am?  Not 3.16am or 3.18am but 3.17am… precisely. 3.17am is the moment that I wake from a lovely dream…generally, something along the lines of me and my new best friend Meghan Markle are cruising down The Rhine with…

Fantasy Dinner With…President Macron

2 Minute Read Where We’d Meet I’d pop over to Paris to meet the rather dishy French President Emmanuel Macron (recently named The Sexiest Politician Alive by Glamour magazine) in Brasserie Lipp in Saint-Germain   What We’d Wear The handsome devil would turn up in a sharp navy suit, a…

Picking pressies for friends + gift advice for men who hate shopping

5 MINUTE READ Birthdays are just so reliable. They pop up year in year out, always on time, although they do seem to come around more frequently these days. It’s a friend’s birthday next week and 6 of us will get together to celebrate over lunch. It’s not a special…

How To Do A City Break

5 Minute Read Who doesn’t love a city break. They are short and sweet, not too expensive, and if you time it well – Friday morning to Monday evening – your boss, clients or kids won’t even notice you’ve gone. Don’t know if you caught Rick Stein’s Long Weekends (BBC2),…