The Shangri-La Paris

“Wake up honey we are going to Paris!” Yes, these exact words came out of my mouth this early morning at 6:30am London time.  Elle got up off her bed looking all confused, staring into the dark hallway. She finally got more conscious and headed to the bathroom to brush her teeth.  I have been […]

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Top 10 Christmas Trees 2018

Having the Christmas tree of your dreams could mean very different things for everyone. This year we are not at home for Christmas so our tree will be a small and simple one, but I would just like to share some of my favourite trees I have seen around. Shangri-La Paris Christmas Tree Blush Pink […]

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Do we have to grow up?

The answer to that question will always be a “No” for me.  I have to say, I have been very lucky when it comes to being able to live my life the way I do.  Everyday, my life feels like a holiday.  I am finally in a job where I get to do what I […]

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To the man in the coffee shop this morning

Thank you for holding the door open for me.  I feel like my Thank You was not sufficient, simply because in today’s society people don’t do this often enough.  You let me go in the queue to order my morning coffee before you, even though you clearly arrived before me.  Thank you for asking whether […]

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Waitrose Cookery School

So, I haven’t actually attended a cookery class ever before in my entire life.  This was all completely new to me.  I found the Waitrose Cookery School online when I was looking for cooking classes near Wembley, and found that they had a location in Finchley Road.  The location is extremely handy for me, as […]

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10 things you probably didn’t know about me

I am pretty much an open book on here, but there are always some details that I guess I unintentionally miss. Every so often I write one of these, something that pops into my head I guess, plus it’s just fun! 1. I’m addicted to crime dramas When I was little, my stepfather used to […]

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Sushi Bar Atariya, London

Ventured out to Finchley Road for lunch today to this wonderful Japanese restaurant.  From the outside it doesn’t seem like much. The restaurant is situated on a quiet residential street off of Finchley Road.  The neighbourhood is quiet and makes the short ten minute walk from the underground station tranquil and relaxing.  We ordered quite a few things, beef […]

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Obica Mozarella Bar, London

On a Saturday evening after shopping around Sloane square and knightsbridge we came across the Obica Mozzarella Bar on Draycot Avenue.  Although the closest underground station to the restaurant was South Kensington, we felt like a little stroll at the Saatchi Gallery and Duke of York square so we actually started at Sloane Square.  I highly recommend starting there […]

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The Dutch in Me

Have you ever had that feeling where you can almost hear something or someone calling you to a place? I had that feeling a couple of weeks ago, where I just felt like I needed to book a ticket and head to Holland. I have a strong connection to The Netherlands. When I was six, […]

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Nobis Hotel, Copenhagen

Let’s take a closer look together at the Nobis Hotel in Copenhagen. We stayed at the hotel for six nights in the middle of April 2018. The hotel is situated an easy 10 minutes walk from the Copenhagen Central Station. Reception The reception is on the ground floor to the right of the main entrance […]

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