London, UK

Grey & drizzling

Monday didn’t present itself very photogenic. It started out grey, cold and drizzling with rain. We headed to Primark at Marble Arch (very disappointing) and then straight back to Stratford for a second round of shopping at Westfield (very disappointing,…

Brighton, UK

The day my boyfriend supposedly saw Alfie Deyes

It was our one year anniversary on Sunday. We wanted to do something special that was still not going to break the bank and so we eventually decided to hop on a train and go to Brighton for the day…

London, UK

Walking a thousand miles

Saturday was our first full day and we didn’t have a plan whatsoever. The only thing we knew we wanted was to soak up as much London as we could (please don’t take this literally) and get into the London…

Vanilla Cinnamon French Toast

Now, I know I’m not exactly the first one to post a recipe like this. But even after two years of reading blogs, having Instagram and being subscribed to numerous YouTube channels, I have never really paid attention to French…

Pumpkin Chocolate Chips Muffins

Pumpkin in dessert? Errr… that one was new to me. But something sounded intriguing about this pumpkin chocolate chip recipe by Sally’s Baking Addiction (a very recommendable food blog!). And when I read that you can easily make muffins out…

essence quattro eyeshadows

I’ve only recently discovered how great eye shadow palettes are. Light packing is not one of my strengths. Be it clothes or make up, I tend to take my whole stack for a weekend at my boyfriend’s. It gets even…

London, UK

A year ago today: The view from the Shard

When I first visited London with my dad in 2005, the London Eye was the one attraction which stood out the most. Having a view over London from 135m above the ground was mesmerizing. It was my absolute favourite thing…

A year ago today: The Newton Faulkner Experience 2.0

As I already explained here, I have a little bit of an obsession with Newton Faulkner. Although personally, I wouldn’t call it a proper obsession. It rather is an utter admiration for the person and his music, for his lyrics…

The Newton Faulkner Experience

My love for Newton Faulkner got its first tiny sparkle back in 2007. I was living in Brisbane at the time and every Saturday morning, I’d watch a music show whose name I forgot. Anyway, his song “Dream catch me”…