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The 2019 Muddy Stilettos Awards

24th April - 22nd May 2019

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  • Magdalen College School

    WHAT? WHERE? As Oxford as the dreaming spires themselves, this academically outstanding senior day school for boys 11-18 years and girls 16-18 years has been standing in the city since the 15thcentury. It’s a site of modern and more traditional buildings, but its outstanding feature is really its central city location on the River Cherwell, […]

  • Girls, can you feel it?

    I’ve been following lots of stories in the papers recently on equality (hey, don’t snort, this is important!!) and with Suffragette being released today I thought I’d bung down what I’m thinking. The first thing to say is, it’s scary being young these days, isn’t it? All those crazy pressures and fears – cyber-bullying; internet […]

  • Four Shires magazine, April 2014

  • Muddy Stilettos in Abode magazine Spring 2014

  • Book up for Cici Coco’s Italian cookery courses!

    Regular readers of Muddy  may have come across a recent story I wrote about local food producers Cici Coco, based in Cuddington, Bucks. Having won my Muddy Stilettos Award earlier this year for Best Local Producer, they have recently also gained a coveted double star Great Taste Award for their handmade heritage pasta (made with ancient […]

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  • Last day to vote in the Muddy Awards!

      I know what it’s like. You thought, ‘These Awards look interesting, I’ll do it when I’ve got a spare 5 minutes.’ Then you got on with your lives and forgot all about it. Now the minutes are slipping away, because it’s the LAST full day to vote in the Muddy Awards today. EEK! You […]

  • Ready to vote? The categories are…

    I’m getting so excited about the first Muddy Stilettos Awards that I can’t bear it – I have to give you a sneaky peak at the award categories before the nominations open on Monday. I know it, I’m weak! Please do give a thought to who you’d like to vote for. We all know how […]

  • New Year’s Resolutions

      I don’t want to make you jealous so early in the New Year, but check out my fantastic bum! Oh alright, this is actually my bum in about 20,000 squat thrusts time but *sigh* isn’t it a work of art? You’re either a New Year’s Resolutionist or not. I am one. I like Resolutions. […]

  • Pucker up!

      So my friends, it’s nearly curtains on 2012. I want to wish you all a really Happy Christmas (get under that mistletoe!), and also say a heartfelt THANK YOU for all your support. It’s been a massively exciting year for Muddy Stilettos with the blog’s redesign and lots of new readers, and it’s no […]

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