2017: The Good

2017 has been a weird year. I’m not sure if it’s the just the state of global politics (‘just’) making it difficult not to sink into despair and set up camp there, but I’ve just not felt quite right for most of it. However, this is not a post for reflecting on that, because first … Continue reading 2017: The Good

Holiday at Home: Photo Diary

I got home from my trip home over a week ago, but at the moment it seems like if I manage to check something off my to-do list within a month then it's good going. I always take lots of photos and never post half of them, so I decided to record my trip with … Continue reading Holiday at Home: Photo Diary

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

The Perfect Pint: Guinness Storehouse, Dublin

Happy weekend! This time last weekend I was at the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin, and it was a pretty awesome place to be. Before we start, let me just put it out there that I don’t actually like Guinness. Nevertheless, when in Dublin, it’s sort of a necessary stop! We went in the morning, around … Continue reading The Perfect Pint: Guinness Storehouse, Dublin

Exploring London: Fourteen finds for my first year

This was my first full year in London, having moved last October, so it has been all about getting out and exploring a little of what the city has to offer. There is so much more still on my list, but here are fourteen of my favourite places from this year, from restaurants to tourist … Continue reading Exploring London: Fourteen finds for my first year