This weekend I found myself wandering South of the river to East Dulwich. Whilst mesmerised by the charm of this village and it’s collection of artsy stores, I was a little disappointed with this brunch hot spot. Brick House bakery has two locations in London – Peckham Rye and East Dulwich. I visited both spots, which were… Read More Brick House Bakery, East Dulwich
Kings Cross… known to be loud, a history of drug dealing and prostitution – especially during the 60s/70s… but this place has a really close place in my heart. Embedded in the heart of Camden, I’ll never forget this region which reminds me of why I love London so much. I thought living walking distance… Read More Kings Cross
“That great must be the difference between a Mrs Weston only half a mile from them, and a Miss Taylor in the house” – excerpt from Emma, Jane Austen Friendship is a beautiful thing. I remember watching a film when I was younger about the meaning of it – all things always come down to… Read More The power of friendship
I know how difficult it is to find a coffee shop/ calm place in the city, and so I thought I’d review a couple of places. Soho Grind: 19 Beak Street, Carnaby Amazing coffee, cracking vibes and the music pretty much took everything off my mind. Definitely a place for coffee lovers, plus it has… Read More Soho Grind ☕️
I spent a couple of hours baking/ cooking away today… I began with a red lentil soup – later deciding to bake some bread to accompany it. This will certainly help suppress the flu that I have been trying to fight these past couple of days. The recipe was pretty simple – I made some… Read More Sunday bake day
This morning as I was dashing along Whitehall for some administrative errands, I noticed the Union Jack flags were beginning to take over Parliament square in preparation for the ceremony tomorrow; the annual State Opening of Parliament. Every year, there is a State Opening of Parliament to officially mark the beginning of a new parliamentary year.… Read More The State Opening of Parliament
Yesterday, I simply could not resist the effortless charm of the Thames. It led me to extending my walk into work and left me feeling calm, uplifted and at one with nature (even with the construction!). Absolutely beautiful!