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Twelve months in books

I love reading but on the daily commute there’s always a battle for my attention between my mobile and my latest book. I think this is part down to 4G […]


The weekend edit #7

After a couple of weeks (*ahem* maybe months) the weekend edit is back! I don’t know about you but it’s been a hectic start to the year both at work […]


Boutique bouquets from Appleyard London

Flowers are always a lovely treat to give or receive, either to celebrate a special occasion or to simply brighten a grey (or freezing!) day and bring a smile to someone’s face. […]


Sightseeing from Tower Bridge

Two weeks into 2015 and I think I’ve just about got into 9 to 5 working life. Last weekend was the first weekend which felt ‘normal’ in the sense that I […]


The year 2015

A belated Happy New Year! I hope you had a great break full of family, friends and fun. I’ve been consumed with finding a flat for my fifth move (!!!) in London since 2015 started […]


My festive checklist

It’s Christmas Eve!! I hope you’re all starting to kick back and relax. As ever the build up to Christmas in London has been hectic but so much fun as there’s […]


Christmas gifting – London experiences

Christmas Day is just a week away and as always it feels like it has sprung up out of no where. After a few weeks where my evenings and weekends have been a […]


Christmas gifting ~ London-inspired

As the first full week of December has been and gone, it suddenly feels like the Christmas holiday is very close. I don’t know about you but I just can’t wait to kick […]


Meandering around Wapping Market

When you look at social media it often looks like the average Londoner spends some part of the weekend at a food market, whether it’s a Friday evening street food market, a weekend […]


Christmas gifts – Despatched from London

I’m sure anyone reading this has been bombarded by Christmas gift guides. But as I love showing the best bits of London and shopping for gifts, I thought I’d share my […]