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October 2016

Books, Lifestyle

Hallow-Reads

Carved your pumpkin? Got your costume at the ready? Had the annual screening of Hocus Pocus? Well, in the case there’s only one thing left to do- curl up with a spooky tome by candlelight! Here’s my top ten best reads for you to sink your fangs into! Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. It’s a classic. It’s Gothic, Romantic and with a dash of the Science Fiction about it, this is a genre-blasting monster of a read. Plus, because I’m a sucker for an underdog, I always  ...

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Books, Lifestyle

Fashion Mash-Up

Just a wee quick one today folks but I just wanted to share this incredibly fun tome that popped through my letterbox recently, Fashion Mash-Up! Okay, so this interactive book is a collaboration between the V&A, Penguin and fashion illustrator Daisy de Villeneuve. It’s a whistle stop tour of fashion through the ages but it encourages you to get stuck in and get creative! Remember those paper dolls you had when you were little, and you could press out paper clothes and fold them  ...

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East, Eats and Drinks, Eats and Drinks, Lifestyle, London, Restaurants and bars

Roma

Whenever I think of Roman food, I’m always reminded of this scene from the one and only Life of Brian I mean, I’m pretty adventurous when it comes to food, but I’m not hugely keen on the idea of wolf’s nipples! However, a new concept restaurant has opened in the heart of the city with a focus on Roman inspired food and drink. Built on the site of an Ancient Roman fort a short walk from Tower Hill station, Roma has opened it’s doors to the public to show them  ...

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Travel

A Family Trip to NYC

AHOY THERE FRIENDS. Been a while hasn’t it?! Soz about that, was busy living it up in the Big Apple then I was poorly and it’s taken me a while to get back to life. I’m juggling a bunch of jobs at the moment and trying to see people before I sell my soul to Panto-Land for another festive season so yeah,  things are a little bit hectic rn. BUT thought I’d share some of the antics we got up to in NYC a couple of weeks ago! It was a proper family get-together. Me, Mum,  ...

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