how to wear all black in summer

Head to toe black is one of my favourite outfits. It’s just easy. And it’s chic and it’s slimming (they say). Black jeans, boots and sweater in winter is simple…

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how to ask for a pay rise

In a bid to add a little more real life into my corner of the internet, today I wanted to talk about a subject I’ve not discussed before. I haven’t…

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5 reasons why I prefer online shopping

Recently, I was discussing online shopping with my girlfriends and I realised quite how much I prefer shopping online than instore. The week before, I’d dared to venture to our…

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3 things you wouldn’t think to make with your smoothie maker

I’ve talked here before how I’m just not that into cooking. I’ve never been great at it, but equally I’m not a disaster 100% of the time. I have the…

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(another) wedding guest outfit

After part one of this series went down so well (find it here), I’m back with my second instalment. Today I’m chatting through another option for summer weddings and that’s…

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the perfect summer base duo for oily skinned girls

It takes a lot to impress me in the base stakes. I am one oily skinned gal  and have been for years. I’ve talked a lot about it on my…

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Tell me more about Katherine-Louise

If you’ve landed here, you’re probably looking to find out more about Katherine-Louise. Run by me, Kat - put simply I'm a 30 year old who is decidedly normal. My blog is a destination for women just like me - the same interests and aspirations, working our way through the same twists and turns of life. Katherine-Louise is designed to inspire and inform; to give you a break from the norm as well identify with the beauty of routine. A fifteen minute recoup, or an hours vacation, it’s the go-to for Everyday-Joe’s, just like me, who want a few minutes off the radar.