Chotto Matte – London

You know these uber-trendy bars in movies? Where Will Smith hangs out in Hitch or Emily Blunt would go to in the Devil Wears Prada (some serious cinematographic references going on here…)? This is exactly how Chotto Matte looks like when you enter. Everybody is polished and beautiful, the lights are dimmed, the music is […]

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Make this Valentine’s Day all about you!

Valentine’s Day has never been a thing for me. I first heard of it when I grew up watching episodes of Sabrina, The Teenage Witch. It eventually hit France like Halloween did, but the trend never really took off. I am also a big believer that I don’t need an assigned day of the year […]

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Living-room tour

Welcome back to yet another article of Architectural Digest… If only! One thing I have noticed when reading interior magazines is that each house has a wow factor if designed well. In some cases it may be a grand entrance, in others, it may be a designer kitchen, and in our case, it is our […]

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L’Oculto Restaurant – London

Today’s place is a special one. We moved to Lewisham almost 3 years ago and it didn’t take us long to find L’Oculto Tapas Bar. It very quickly became one of our favourite places in the Borough, if not the whole of London! Each time we visited, I was so busy enjoying the wine and […]

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Hoppers – London

Today’s place isn’t new, neither is it off the beaten track. It is quite the opposite actually! Hoppers has been open for a while, it has incredible reviews and it couldn’t be more central even if it tried. I still think it is worth sharing my first visit there with you so we can see […]

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Being vegan for a week

At the beginning of January, Andrew and I decided on a small challenge we could take on that could potentially improve our lifestyle. Neither of us is into resolutions so we were looking to do something temporary which could teach us some sort of life lesson. After further discussion, we decided to go vegan for […]

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Museum Frieder Burda – Baden-Baden, Germany

On a cold afternoon while at my parents, we headed to Baden-Baden knowing that a great indoor activity was waiting for us. Museum Frieder Burda is the perfect destination for anyone who likes modern art and wants to stay warm in the German winter. The contemporary building is in the Lichtentaler Allee park. Rising between the […]

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Café König – Baden-Baden, Germany

Baden-Baden is a lovely German town a short drive away from France, and my family and I visited it on a regular basis since I am little. It is a great day-trip from Strasbourg! The town is very charming with its beautiful architecture, many shops and its famous concert hall. It also has a great […]

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