If yo’ve never heard of Fort Worth Stockyards then you can be forgiven since I hadn’t pre trip either! Around 45 minutes from downtown Dallas, it has been preserved relatively well (or at least ‘maintained’ for tourists sake) since the railroads arrival in 1876 when it was a hub for livestock, selling in excess of a million per year!
We went there because we wanted a real taste of the Wild West. Which when we arrived what felt like being on a set of Westworld. Everywhere we looked there were guys in full cowboy attire on horses, some great moustaches and even with lasso’s and then of course the famous Texan Longhorns.
Continue reading “City Guide: Waco’s Magnolia Market”
As it is 2 years exactly that we were last in Texas, I decided to share my city guides for the great state again. America will always be my second home, or so I would like to think! We have been very fortunate that for the past 6 years we have been to a state somewhere in the USA every year, some years two trips and other years more than one state in one trip.
Continue reading “City Guide: Texas Y’all- Dallas”
I haven’t posted in a long time. So long in fact, that I only realised when I got a reminder that my site had been renewed automatically – I even missed the reminder emails that this would happen – which made me think I should *try* to post again.
Continue reading “Motherhood: The Fight or Flight”
The best time of the year for fashion (IMO) is August for two reasons. Firstly, everyone starts to drop their Autumn ranges which means my favourite time of the year is around the corner– Fall – Secondly, Copenhagen Fashion Week begins and Stockholm Fashion Week finishes the month; really the only two fashion weeks I follow and love.
Continue reading “Copenhagen Fashion Week SS19 / Five Key Trends To Try Now”
I may or may not have said but I am pregnant and just entering my 3rd trimester (eeek!) and I couldn’t tell you where the last 7 months have gone! From finding out – a totally lovely surprise – to consultant appointments, the horrendous 1st trimester sickness (if anyone tells you otherwise they are lying), working through a mammoth AW18/SS19 season and then an amazing vacay in the Mid-West during my 2nd trimester; the time really has just vanished.
Continue reading “20 Baby Essentials: A Neutral Scandi vibe”