Adopt Don’t Shop – Adopting a rescue cat

I have recently been a lot less active on the blog, one of the main reasons being I am pretty busy with work; but also our little cat Buffer got suddenly very ill. Nursing him was time consuming (and expensive!) but he is now much better, although left with some questionable shaved patches where the […]

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Kulu Kulu Sushi – London

This post is not only a restaurant review, it is also a significant milestone for me! Kulu Kulu Sushi is my first ever sushi place recommendation! Let’s rewind for a minute, back in 2006, I had a major anaphylactic shock, the type where I could have died if left untreated for another 30 minutes or […]

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Only Human at The National Portrait Gallery – London

On a grim morning, zombie-walking to the tube, something grabbed my attention. An explosion of colour in the middle of the very greige city. A bright poster for Martin Parr’s Only Human exhibition at The National Portrait Gallery. It looked interesting and like the perfect thing to do during an April rainy weekend. That evening, […]

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8 Korean Beauty Skincare Must-Buys

Some of the products featuring in this post were gifted by Yuuka House, but all views are my own. It is no secret that I am very partial to a good Asian skincare product. My passion must be contagious because one of my most read posts is the one I wrote on Japanese skincare must-buys. […]

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Fishworks – London

On a cold and rainy February evening, Andrew and I headed to one of our favourite neighbourhoods in London, Marylebone, to celebrate my birthday. We were both keen to try a place we had noticed a while back, and using the excuse of me getting older we entered what looks like a regular fishmonger shop. […]

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Mamie’s – London

I used the excuse of Pancake Day last week to meet some friends at my favourite authentic French crêperie in London – Mamie’s. What is a crêperie some of you may ask? Well, it does exactly what it says on the tin, it is a restaurant which only serves crêpes (and galettes!). Traditionally from Brittany, […]

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28-50 Wine Workshop – London

As a blogger, there are two things I need to think of when writing – the people and the machine. What are you guys interested in? What do you want to know? What should I share with you? But also, what do I need to feed the SEO algorithm beast? What is my word count? […]

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Master bedroom – Reveal

Some of the products featuring in this post were gifted by Beautify, but all views are my own. It took us almost three years, but finally, our master bedroom is complete! We decided when moving in to keep what was supposed to be the master bedroom with the en-suite as our guest bedroom. The main […]

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