MERRY CHRISTMAS

As I am writing this, the turkey has just come out of the oven and the smell of roast potatoes fill the house. My sister’s have Christmas songs on repeat and my parents are singing…

BIRTHDAY GIRLS

It’s my birthday! As with every year, I share my birthday with a very special person in my life and that’s my lovely mum. I have spent all weekend celebrating and catching up with friends…

ONE LOVELY DAY

Here is one of those photos-of-my-day posts which I must get into the habit of doing more. Monday was a gorgeously sunny bank holiday which means a day off! My first port of call was…

FAIRYTALE

It’s taken me a whole week to post about my friend’s wedding but here you go. The day was perfect. By some miracle, it was the only sunny, warm day of the year and you’d…

FOOD, SHOPPING & GREAT COMPANY

So I don’t really do instagram posts anymore but the majority of these are instagram/iphone pictures (find me @diamondcanopy) and I thought I’d try and present them in a slightly different way. On Thursday, I…

ONE LAZY SNOWY SATURDAY

Don’t worry – this is about all the snow you’ll get to see in this blog post this weekend. I ventured outside for about a minute today and spent most of the day indoors and…

TWEED AND PEARLS – A CLASSY HEN

This weekend was pretty special. It was my friend Heather’s hen party (bachelorette party for all you US and Canadian folk!) and my friends and I started off the weekend in classy style with a…