New Blog: The Ainsley Life

My blog has a new online home! Please visit me over at 

New Blog: The Ainsley Life

My blog has a new online home! Please visit me over at 

Handmade Advent Calendar: the Christmas Countdown Begins!

The past few weeks have been hard to say the least. So to keep my mind off things, I have filled my days with projects. My latest project was a felt Advent Calendar! I found the calendar on Etsy on

Handmade Advent Calendar: the Christmas Countdown Begins!

The past few weeks have been hard to say the least. So to keep my mind off things, I have filled my days with projects. My latest project was a felt Advent Calendar! I found the calendar on Etsy on

DIY: Luxurious winter fur collar

It’s that time again. The trees are undressing, scattering leaves of maroon, yellow, and violet. November is slowly merging into a wintery December. I can hardly believe it’s been five months since I left London. My life is so different

DIY: Luxurious winter fur collar

It’s that time again. The trees are undressing, scattering leaves of maroon, yellow, and violet. November is slowly merging into a wintery December. I can hardly believe it’s been five months since I left London. My life is so different

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The Meatless Life: A Food Lookbook

I’m a pescatarian masquerading as a vegetarian. I didn’t choose this undercover lifestyle– it’s a label that meat-eaters have given me. It’s like this — no one knows what a pescatarian is. If someone asks me if I eat meat,

/ Food

The Meatless Life: A Food Lookbook

I’m a pescatarian masquerading as a vegetarian. I didn’t choose this undercover lifestyle– it’s a label that meat-eaters have given me. It’s like this — no one knows what a pescatarian is. If someone asks me if I eat meat,

Fire & Zen: Hot Yoga fitness

My favorite part of the week would have to be the mornings that I get up early and go to hot yoga class.

Fire & Zen: Hot Yoga fitness

My favorite part of the week would have to be the mornings that I get up early and go to hot yoga class.

La Bayadère: A Day at The Royal Opera House

Last Saturday, my friends and I celebrated Posh Day. Posh Day is not an actual English holiday- it’s a day we made up, and it started with The List.

La Bayadère: A Day at The Royal Opera House

Last Saturday, my friends and I celebrated Posh Day. Posh Day is not an actual English holiday- it’s a day we made up, and it started with The List.

I wear your Granddad’s clothes

Here in England, they call thrift shops “charity shops.” They are owned by charities who contribute the profits they make towards their cause. When it comes to affordable, cute clothing, the charity shops are where it’s at. I’ve come across

I wear your Granddad’s clothes

Here in England, they call thrift shops “charity shops.” They are owned by charities who contribute the profits they make towards their cause. When it comes to affordable, cute clothing, the charity shops are where it’s at. I’ve come across