Growing

My enjoyment in gardening has blossomed this spring- I can’t get enough of the fresh air and nature, especially with my dog Buddy by my side. I’ve added some lovely berry bushes to the garden and planted up some cute pots from ikea with basil seeds and coriander seeds. My next task is actually getting…

SPRING is here

It’s that gorgeous time of year again when the flowers are starting to blossom, the streets are filling with faces wearing sunglasses and the sun is rising higher. No matter which city you’re in, there’s always a happy and relaxed atmosphere that permeates throughout. I absolutely love this positive feel of spring, especially when I’m lucky enough…

L Y O N

I went to Lyon to visit a close friend in October and on a chilly October Saturday afternoon, I visited the Confluence centre. I was struck by it’s bold walls contrasting with curves and sharp edges, almost as a symbol of the fluid nature that cement moves in, in order to solidify. With triangular metal…

P A R I S – Sacré Coeur

  Every time I go to Paris, I go back to see this view. There is a charming juxtaposition of nuns singing in the Basilica whilst street performers play reggae songs on the steps. There is nothing like the serenity inside the church and the bustling ambiance once you go through the church doors. Paris is alive, even when…

Table d’hôte- P A R I S

I won a day trip to Paris with Eurostar a few weeks ago, and got the chance to spend a lovely lunch in a wine shop. As I entered, I saw this magnificently large red table to my left awaiting us to sit down to converse about life and taste the wonders of France. The shared…