My top five brunch spots in London

I love brunch. I love its humble beginnings. Its lazy Sunday mornings filled with buttery scrambled eggs on toast and smeared avocado on rye bread. It is the start of a relaxing day. At home, you’ll find me pouring over the Sunday supplements while sipping a freshly brewed cup of coffee. But when I’m out…

Film review: Beast

Beast **** (Four stars) Out Now CERT 15/104 MINS DIRECTOR/WRITER Michael Pearce CAST Jessie Buckley, Johnny Flynn, Geraldine James, Trystan Gravelle PLOT A troubled young women, Moll (Buckley), sparks controversy in a small-island community when she pursues a relationship with the mysterious vagabond Pascal Renouf (Flynn). However, while their new-found love kindles, a manhunt is…

When solidarity becomes unity

A family narrative through the act of reading I love books. I love their crisp white pages, that weirdly aromatic new-book smell and the etchings of black ink. I love their yellow sun-kissed edges, the cracks in the spine, and the well thumbed through corners. I can’t exactly remember when I started loving these inanimate…

Always meet your heroes

There were two holes in my tights, right on my thighs. They were those big holes, you know, the ones were the strings of fabric run across the tights gaping abyss.  They felt punk. It was perfect. Paired with my trusty Doc Martens, reflective gold skirt, black aviator jacket, red lipstick and a beret, I…

Birthday Weekend Update #1

Ciao Ragazzi! Before I dive head first into this post. First, it was my 22nd birthday on Monday, which meant I had a beyond fabulous birthday weekend. And secondly, I currently live in Birmingham, UK, so expect a lot of Birmingham related lifestyle posts, as I take you on my final year of university! I…

Ladies who Lunch

  So, this is my first ‘daily life,’ blog. I don’t have an overly boring life, nor do I have an overly exciting, it’s just normal and normal is what I want to capture. This is essentially my space to chitchat about my normal daily life and exciting little tidbits – enjoy! Well, first things…