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MMM: Biscuits!

I’m on maternity leave. So this involves some child-rearing mixed in with a lot of tea, cakes and biscuits. So I’m loving the work of clever Scottish designer Nikki McWilliams, who has turned her love of a good old cuppa into a lifestyle brand. The cushions will add a quirky touch to any living room […]

MMM: Brogues in sorbet shades

Until Spring is FINALLY here (hurry up please), brogues are the perfect transition shoe from boot to flip-flop (cannot WAIT to get the Havaianas out). Rather than boring old black – OK, maybe ‘classic’ black – the high street have embraced Spring’s sorbet shades for footwear. They will bring skinny jeans and a tee-shirt bang […]

MMM: Cool lighting for the nursery

OK, I need this light in my life. Or more specifically, in the new big boy’s bedroom of number one son. Love the quirky primary school beading design mixed with an almost industrial look. Called the Lightlace, it’s available from Dottir and Sonur. It ain’t cheap. It’s 137 Euros, which is around £114. But just […]

MMM: Personalised jewellery

There is something really lovely about wearing a loved one’s initials as jewellery. And since discovering baby number 2 is on the way, I have been looking everywhere for pieces – specifically a bangle – that I can wear which will have both kids initials on it. But much of it hasn’t *really* ticked my […]