Island hopping…. But sadly not as you know it!

One’s destination is never a place – but a new way of seeing things! That’s what I believe anyway – as wherever I wander I always find someone else’s home, lifestyle, friends…. that is their way of living, along with the favourite local tipple! Before I forget, for latest DIY progress, do check my instagram So how on earth does DIY link with island hopping?? … Continue reading Island hopping…. But sadly not as you know it!

Mr Foggs – Where’s your next passport stamp?

My next passport stamp is soooo exciting – I love deciding which exotic location to set sail to… countries without a passport stamp just aren’t on my go-to list, haha! DIY been very physical lately – so whilst my biceps are now ever-so-slightly bulging, I was certain my sipping technique needed improving… Last week I was invited to one of my favourite London bars, Mr … Continue reading Mr Foggs – Where’s your next passport stamp?

More vibrant than Rosé bubbles!

My new lunchtime friend – isn’t he awesome?   Unlike other friends, he doesn’t talk to me nor challenge me on what I’m wearing, what I’m up to… nor even what champagne I’m drinking! Nope, this isn’t about DIY or champagne (well, I might touch on the latter, haha!).  Instead my little lunchtime companion who often sits patiently by my side… turning his head up … Continue reading More vibrant than Rosé bubbles!

The Parlour – Sssshhh can you keep a secret?

It’s not me who can’t keep a secret.  It’s the people I tell that can’t. Abraham Lincoln A few days back I was invited to a supper party Tasting Menu at The Parlour in Kensal Rise. I was a little dubious as Kensal Rise, whilst lovely, is right the other side of London that is 3 tube interchanges.  Combined with the walk from the tube … Continue reading The Parlour – Sssshhh can you keep a secret?

SkyLounge – Bubbles taste better at altitude!

Boyle’s Law of Physics Laws states that at constant temperature the volume of a gas is inversely proportional to the pressure on it i.e. gases expand at altitude – am convinced that larger bubbles is the reason why champagne tastes better at altitude! It’s no secret that I have a weakness for rooftop bars especially sipping champers at sunset – watching the magical glow of … Continue reading SkyLounge – Bubbles taste better at altitude!

Sexy Fish – The foam peaks of Dai Kirin

What a Friday night!  I promised earlier to give you the low-down – now I’ve recovered, here’s a sneaky peek, I popped to this little hangout in Mayfair…. Well, I admit it wasn’t one quick tipple after all with one turning into two, into three etc.  Then a private member’s club for grooving till the wee hours – though that must sound very pretentious so … Continue reading Sexy Fish – The foam peaks of Dai Kirin

Saatchi Gallery – Coco Chanel

Short and sweet as it’s a Friday night and I’d rather revert to doing what a was doing a few minutes ago (te he, I’ll reveal all another time)… In memory of the most adorable, elegant and iconic lady of fashion… Mademoiselle Privé whose exhibition in Saatchi Gallery I was fortunate enough to go to – Cheers! ….whilst draped in her pearls… …not forgetting her … Continue reading Saatchi Gallery – Coco Chanel