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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 […]


The weekend edit #6

It’s the last weekend of November and it’s safe to say it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! This weekend, for the first time ever, I’m hoping to have most […]


Up at the O2 & Emirates Air Line

On Monday we had one of those beautiful blue sky days that reminded me autumn and winter is not all grey clouds and rain showers. I love those days when there’s […]


The weekend edit #5

I don’t know about you but this week felt like a loooong week. I’m definitely starting to notice the darker mornings and evenings, the need to snuggle under the duvet longer […]


City eats ~ Flat Iron Steak, Soho

Do you ever get red meat cravings? Those evenings when no other meat will satisfy your appetite? After visiting Flat Iron Steak a few Saturdays ago, drawn in by the smell of a tasty steak but beaten […]


The weekend edit #4

As we’re half way through the month, November is starting to feel a little like the calm before the storm. I’ve had a relatively low-key month so far, enjoying the […]


Richmond Park ramblings

As one of the capital’s Royal Parks, Richmond Park is not a hidden secret. But for many Londoners, as it can be found at the end of the District Line out in zone 4 and a […]