You're never too old for the magic kingdom

The highlight of my holiday was returning to Disneyland almost 19 years since I had last visited. Yes, it had changed. It was in a…

'What I did on my summer holidays' by Rowan aged 29 …

Dearest blog I fear I have neglected you in a favour of frolicking in foreign climes. I’ve spent the last week with HWSNBN and my…

Happy birthday to me

Today is my birthday! Which can mean only one thing: baby photos 29 years ago exactly, a little girl with a scrunched up cat-face was…

The London riots

This week London, Birmingham, Manchester and many other UK cities burnt. Like many of you I’ve been glued to 24-hour news channels and twitter watching…

Love at first sight?

Fantasy I always believed in love at first sight. A concept instilled in me, no doubt, by devouring too many romance novels at an impressionable…

My Mighty Life list or 30 things to do before I …

This week I’ve been busy creating a bucket list, a list of 30 life ambitions I want to achieve before I go. If I only…

Finding the wedding dress of your dreams

When I left you, dearest readers it was with a rant about wedding dress shopping as a curvy girl. But I brushed myself off and kept…