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June 20, 2012

5 Go Mad on the SS Great Britain

Today I bring you part two of my Orient Express trip. But today’s part doesn’t actually take place on the Orient Express, it takes place […]
June 15, 2012

5 Go Mad on the Orient Express – Part 1

On Wednesday I told you I was doing something very exciting. Well now I’m back to tell you all about it. If you follow me […]
May 23, 2012

Land Girls, Beer and Sunshine

One of the things I did over my holiday that warrants a little more attention is a trip to a pub. Pub visits are not […]
December 2, 2011

7 Dials Christmas Shopping

On Thursday night I mentioned I was headed to 7 Dials for a blogger reception and Christmas Shopping Evening. Seeing as my posting schedule is […]
November 14, 2011


Hello! Did you all have a lovely weekend? I certainly did. We paid our little caravan in the woods a visit, and then headed off […]
July 11, 2011

Sea, Sand and Saucy Postcards

As I mentioned, on Friday I skived to go to the seaside and look at Saucy postcards. The Glamour_ologist and I decided that a day […]
June 20, 2011

What I Did On My Holidays by Retro Chick aged 32 and 1/12

Hellooooooo! Remember me? I hope you enjoyed last weeks guest posts from such lovely people, but I also secretly hope you’re glad to have me […]
June 7, 2011

Holiday on a Train

I have always hankered after taking a trip on a sleeper train. Far too much Poirot and an obsession with the “golden age” means I’d […]
March 1, 2011

What Retro Chick's Been Up To

It’s been a busy couple of weeks chez Retro Chick. I feel a bit guilty as all I’ve been writing is “hey, look what I […]
December 21, 2010

They're Changing Guard at Buckingham Palace….

Christopher Robin may well have been there with Alice but I didn’t see him. If he had any sense he’d have stayed home. What I […]
September 13, 2010

Hidden Gems – Bobby Jo's 50s Diner in Southend

I really love it when you unexpectedly find fantastic places, but last time I posted about one of my hidden gems it proved unexpectedly controversial […]
August 11, 2010

Camping with Class – How To Stay Glamorous at Vintage at Goodwood

This weekend I am facing a challenge. Possibly the toughest challenge I’ve faced in a long time. It’s time for Vintage at Goodwood, and, due […]