Miniscule Primark/Penneys Haul

When I say this is a miniscule haul, I really mean it is a miniscule haul - it only has 3 items! Still, everybody loves a Primark/Penneys haul so why not share my bargains with you anyway? I popped into Primark on Alexanderplatz this week to cheer myself up and see was there was any … Continue reading Miniscule Primark/Penneys Haul

Clothing to Survive a Winter in Berlin

Boy, does it get cold in Berlin during the winter time. I write this post looking out at window at a dull, grey Berlin who thinks that a temperature of one degree is enough to keep warm a city of over four million inhabitants. Sigh It is my fourth winter here now and while I … Continue reading Clothing to Survive a Winter in Berlin

Haul: Primark/Penneys, Urban Outfitters, New Look, DM, Rossmann and Kiko

This last week or so has been all about shopping for me. I had been anticipating a splurge for a while so had kept some money aside to make sure I was not one bit guilty after my purse has been emptied. As many of these items are either new in store or have been recently … Continue reading Haul: Primark/Penneys, Urban Outfitters, New Look, DM, Rossmann and Kiko

Nothing Wrong With A Bit Of Basic, Penney’s Basics

After a weekend of lots of sleeping with no real benefits, and massive shoulder and neck pain, I was very grateful to have some new Penney's basics to throw on me yesterday going to work. When shopping, I often look for what is trendy or different and forget that actually, it is just basics we … Continue reading Nothing Wrong With A Bit Of Basic, Penney’s Basics

Oh Look, Another Post About Penneys/Primark and Asos

Yesterday when I heard that Penneys (Primark for all you non-Irish readers) was now selling their stock on Asos, I was initially excited. It automatically meant eliminating the fear of losing a limb on the war field that is the Penneys shop floor, cheaper prices due to my sister’s student discount and the ability to … Continue reading Oh Look, Another Post About Penneys/Primark and Asos

A Much Needed Update!

Hello! I am afraid my blog has been rather neglected in recent weeks. For good reason though.... I got a job!!! Yes a real-life, big person job.  I have just completed my first month in my new role as a Research Analyst in a firm here in Berlin and I really love it! I get to spend my … Continue reading A Much Needed Update!