Leaving London: Why I love to hate this city


London, Personal

Last week I got promoted and handed my notice into my London job within the same 24 hours. This type of thing would only happen to me. ‘Ironic’ by Alanis Morissette is revolving round and round in my head, and I’m sweating at the fact I’m leaving the company I have worked for for the […]

November 27, 2017

The top outdoor areas for London summer


Lifestyle, London

It’s summer in London; the season of floral headpiece wearing festival-goers and “How’s your Monday?” irritating Instagrammers is finally here. Lucky us. Those who don’t fit into those categories most likely haven’t managed to book a holiday at all this year (sorry for your loss), or are still waiting desperately for theirs to come (this […]

July 12, 2017

There is such thing as a free lunch


London

I have been budgeting like I have never budgeted before. Well, I haven’t ever budgeted before – so that wouldn’t be difficult. Turning 27 this year, and finally facing the fact that I am terrible with money and need to do something about it before I end up bankrupt, I promised myself I’d make some […]

June 29, 2017

A very honest Hogmanay


London, Personal

It’s January 1st 2017 – precisely 1 week past Christmas, meaning I’m sitting here thanking the Universe that the copious Instagram uploads of Michael Kors watches and designer bags lined up in a row alongside the caption ‘Boy did good’ have finally come to an end. * Rolls eyes; hides Michael Kors watch from a […]

January 1, 2017

Moving in London: Ranting about Rent


London, Personal

The last 3 weeks have been some of the most stressful of my life; so much so that last week, I cried for 60 whole minutes on the tube home from work. I know what you’re thinking – my work commute is an hour each way – madness, isn’t it? But back to me crying […]

October 4, 2016