5 Things That University Has Taught Me About Life

Sitting in Cafe Nero along the Strand, accepting my place at Kings College London was a surreal experience. I’d travelled all the way to London, fell in love with the idea of the ‘big city’ and perhaps rather brazenly accepted my offer using my phone whilst sipping a cappuccino in Nero’s. If you’d have told me then that those 3…

January Favourites 2017

January is over and I am not sad to see it go. Bring on February, Shrove Tuesday, daffodils and lambs. We need some positivity in our lives! This month sucked, end of discussion. I fell well and truly into the January blues as the magic of Christmas faded into the background and the inauguration of Donald Trump left me questioning humanity. Those…

Farm Girl Cafe – Healthy and Holistic – Portobello Road

As January nears its end and the cold weather seems to set in for another week there’s no wonder that by now most people’s healthy resolutions begin to dissolve into their quinoa porridge. Determined to stick to it, for at least a little longer than a month, I resolved to find a few healthier lunch spots, allowing some sense of…

The Carly Rowena Confidence Challenge – It’s time to LOVE yourself!

I’ve been following the inspirational fitness blogger Carly Rowena for over a year now and so it didn’t come as a surprise to see a new video pop up in my Youtube feed. “HOW TO BE CONFIDENT” It might have been the time of the month, or just that I really needed to hear it but something about this video…

Farmacy – Clean Eating in Notting Hill – A Review

Farmacy, a clever play on words, amalgamating pharmacy and farm into a name that kind of portrays what they’re trying to do here. The first thing you’ll read on their website is a quote from Hippocrates: “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food” A quick glance at the menu and you’ll see that healthy, nutritious cuisine is at…

December Favourites 2016!

I can’t quite believe that we are already halfway through January! So it seemed about time to upload my December favorites. Some of these were gifts I received at Christmas and others things I picked up myself when I really should have been shopping for others, as it so happens I am very good at shopping for myself. It isn’t…

The Fields Beneath – Cute Coffee Heaven in Kentish Town

There’s something extremely exciting about finding a good coffee shop, it’s a bit like discovering a little hideaway, somewhere that you can retreat in order to relax, unwind and feel comforted. The Fields Beneath is a tiny, cutesy café nestled under the arches of Kentish Town West Station. Upon entering I was greeted like a long lost friend despite having…