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Food and Wine Pairing with M&S

They say as you get older your palate changes. As I find myself rearing up to 30, I can concur. I’ve started enjoying Stilton rather than just Dairylea, scallops as well as fish-fingers and these days, I would choose a glass of wine over a pint of snakebite (cut to my student self goggling at me in disbelief). Though my taste in alcoholic beverages is maturing (more quickly than the rest of me HA WHAT IS BEING AN ADULT THO I DON’T GET IT?) I still haven’t got the foggiest about which  ...

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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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