50s housewife

Vintage Musings: Leona O’Sullivan Breen

Ah Leona O’Sullivan Breen, is there a more perfect contradiction in all the land? A thoroughly modern life lived in the most nostalgic of manners. I first met this Vintage-donned, red-lipstick-rocking ball of beautiful energy in a Cork pub a few years back. The rendezvous was prearranged (as far as I know neither of us […]

50s lady with technology

Skype, Sons and Sausage

Today I have been contemplating technology. That collection of robot-powered tools that have become ubiquitous in modern life. The machinery that fuels our work and play life in both small and massive ways. The word that comes with a warning of social collapse, relationship destruction and the demise of the beautiful written word.


The Closet Project: Days 58 – 60

There comes a time in a girl’s life when she just has to take a break from talking about – and sharing photos of – herself. For me that time came when I was weeks into what was to be a 30-day project, still finding myself choosing from an ever-reducing closet of clothes and having […]


Vintage Musings: Kate // FiftyFive65

I love ladies! I do. I love those with spirit; I love the ones with a sense of sisterhood. I particularly love those in business that graft, succeed and ultimately inspire. Kate Nowak is one such lady. We first became pen-pals of sorts when she got in touch to promote her then relatively new business […]

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