Author Archives: Sarah

Weekend Wonderings

6.58pm, post macaroni, pre guests, can’t wait! Full disclosure to follow…

Categories: Weekend Wonderings
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Money and Career: The Division of Finances

Today on AOW we’re talking money, an emotive subject that people often feel awkward discussing. We want to explore the relationship that women have with money, and to look at practical ways to improve our financial affairs. Over the coming months there’ll be a series of posts covering everything from the emotional impact of money, [...]

Categories: Life Experience, Money and Career, Wise Women
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Any Other (Up North) Party

Readers, glorious readers, Any Other Party is Friday. Yes, this very Friday. The 14th September to be exact. In that there London where the streets are paved with gold (and wotsits, Team AOW are in town after all). All of you who have RSVP’d should have received a confirmation email letting you know all of [...]

Categories: Behind the Scenes at AOW
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On being worthy

Since reading the incredible ‘Behind Closed Doors’ piece on feeling unworthy I’ve been thinking about how we (both as women and as a community) see ourselves. The overwhelming responses to the ‘unworthy’ post from you added to my thoughts but also to my confusion. I am confused because I see nothing but a community of [...]

Categories: Family, Friends and Relationships, Life Experience
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Weekend Wonderings

Pinch and a punch, first of the month, white rabbits, no return. Phew! We’ve been promised an Indian Summer, readers, and to me that means BBQs and salads on balmy evenings before the nights start to draw in. The one I’m about to share is one of my favourites. There are other variations out there [...]

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Chemistry of Baking

We’re delighted to welcome back the awesome Sandra with her latest post. Last time she managed to combine her wise words with her clever science mind to bring us an innovative take on why you shouldn’t sweat the small stuff. This time she tackles the science of baking, making baking numpties like me feel so much better [...]

Categories: Food, Frippery
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The Silver Teapot of Glory

Readers, I’m on a quest. A quest like no other. It’s a quest for the Silver Teapot of Glory. Mr M is a keen cricketer and for the past 5 or 6 years on Saturdays throughout the summer, he makes his merry way from our home London to a little village in the leafy environs of Henley [...]

Categories: Food, Frippery
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On a budget

Today on AOW we’re talking money, an emotive subject that people often feel awkward discussing. We want to explore the relationship that women have with money, and to look at practical ways to improve our financial affairs. Over the coming months there’ll be a series of posts covering everything from the emotional impact of money, [...]

Categories: Money and Career
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A Wedding By Any Other Name – Sarah and Lea

Brace yourselves, readers, for today we have an absolute corker of a wedding story for you. Not only is it our very first feature of images by the very lovely and super talented Eliza Claire but it’s also the first lesbian wedding we’ve showcased (where are you all hiding? Send us in your pictures, you know [...]

Categories: Any Other Wedding, Wedding Reports
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Weekend Wonderings

The Christmas after I left home my youngest sister had prepared a book containing all of my family’s favourite recipes. I still regularly dip in to it in order to comfort myself with a taste of home cooking. Whether it’s creating a batch of sweets that my mum would make every Christmas, reminiscing of the [...]

Categories: Food, Weekend Wonderings
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