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The weekend edit #1

Of the many reasons I started to write this blog, using it as a way to keep myself motivated to continue to find new experiences and enjoy the things I […]

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Sweet coffee satisfaction vs Cocktail hour ~ Soho Grind

In a city that gets little sleep, it’s no wonder that there’s a growing number of high-quality coffee shops helping to fuel London’s inhabitants. Whilst many of my favourites close their doors […]

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Sweet tooth satisfaction ~ Jackson + Rye

When it comes to sweet treats I have very little willpower and a catalogue of excuses, particularly on the kind of dark and damp days we face this week. But […]

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City escapes ~ Beautiful Bruges – Part one

As the last of the summer sunshine glows across the city and the leaves turn golden, I’m slowly starting to get back into the hectic city life that the post-summer season brings. […]

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Cocktail hour ~ London’s Best Cocktail Bars app

It’s no secret that I love a tasty cocktail and London provides an endless supply of cocktail hours. So you can imagine my excitement when I discovered that the clever people behind […]

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Wandering along the Regent’s Canal

One of the many contradictions about London is that despite being one of the richest and most expensive cities in the world, sometimes the best things to do really are free. There’s […]

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The September Effect

Despite having finished studying and enjoying gloriously long summer holidays a good few years ago, September will always invite the feeling of a fresh start. It’s chance to think about […]

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Snapshots of the city ~ Springing into March

The city breathed a sigh of relief when March finally arrived, signalling the end of a winter and the promise of spring. Throughout the month we were kindly treated to […]

Snapshots of the city ~ Flying through February

The four weeks of February flew by in the blink of an eye. It was inevitable after a low-key month. When you’ve spent weeks counting pennies, crawling through to pay-day, you want a month […]

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Sweet coffee satisfaction ~ Timberyard, Seven Dials

As we emerge out of the depths of winter those first weekends when the sun shines, hope springs, and everyone sighs with relief that the worst is (hopefully) over, are precious. Last weekend the sun shone, I […]