Back to Blogging

I still get the back-to-school feeling this time of year, so it always feels like a good time to start things. This September it is back to blogging! (Plus a little makeover for the site, still in progress.) I have no explanation for the unexpected summer off, except a total lack of motivation, and perhaps … Continue reading Back to Blogging

Because I knew you

This week’s Discover challenge is: Tell us a story about a piece of music that stayed with you. I still remember the first time I became aware of the musical, Wicked, even though it was just a feature in a newspaper. It must have sounded interesting to stick with me, but apparently not interesting enough … Continue reading Because I knew you


I love the word ‘maybe’. On a purely superficial level, it’s a pretty sounding word. Of course, its meaning is better. Perhaps. Possibly. It can be used negatively, of course: ‘Maybe I just won’t see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child if the ticket system is so frustrating.’ For me, though, it’s hopeful. I like … Continue reading Maybe

Photo diary: a weekend in London

This weekend, my sister came to visit. And it seems that we spent most of the time eating and drinking... TGI Friday: I thanked God it was my Friday on Thursday evening, with cocktails, Cajun chicken pasta and cookie dough cheesecake. Friday, Breakfast Club: we both opted for the All American breakfast at the Breakfast … Continue reading Photo diary: a weekend in London

Weekend Coffee Share: June’s Happy Days

Weekend Coffee Share is a feature hosted by Part-Time Monster. Read other posts in the link-up here. Hello, Weekend Coffee Share! I haven’t taken part in a while – actually, I have struggled to blog for a while – but let’s change that today. If we were having coffee, I would tell you that there … Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share: June’s Happy Days

Reasons to Love London #1: Theatre

Rabbits, rabbits, rabbits! Happy 1st of March! I’ve decided I’m too hard on London. Sure, the commute is awful and the price of almost everything is sky high, but I need to stop taking for granted the good things. So I’m starting a little feature – Reasons to Love London – to remind me of … Continue reading Reasons to Love London #1: Theatre