• oh, 2016…

    What a year! The events of the last week must surely form the icing on a 2016-cake built of bullshit, bitterness and death. I’m increasingly convinced that David Bowie may have been the glue holding our entire world together. It’s been a toughie on a personal level, too – losing two people to irreparable disagreements, after

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  • grown-up fangirl

    Hello my name is Sara and I’m a grown woman fangirl. I don’t know how this happened – last month I was perfectly sane and normal, concerned about things like gas bills and work and my iphone battery life, then BAM! The 14-year old Star Wars obsessive in me reared up like a sleeping sarlacc,

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  • Show & Tell: December

    1. A quick-fire guide to taking better iPhone photos I wrote for Standard Issue. Did you know about all these features? 2. The week before Christmas, Mode came by and made this little video with me. My hair is just… sigh. 3. Christmas. Orla loved it all so much, and it was exactly the quiet, slow and simple affair I’d

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  • live with less: toy clutter

    In the run up to Christmas, I’m growing increasingly twitchy about the deluge of toy clutter about to hit. It feels like I’m constantly trying to find equilibrium, walking a delicate line between a sea of pink plastic in the living room, and sad little Orla playing with a lone broken doll in a corner. Simplifying is so much

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