• Jo Malone London just because gift
    Beauty, Shopping

    Jo Malone London Just Because Gifting

    What is it about Jo Malone London that makes my heart beat faster?  Maybe it’s a combination of divine fragrances, the iconic cream and black packaging and welcoming stores that just make you want to move in.…

  • Chinese Food Festival London
    Events, London

    Chinese Food Festival 2016, London

    Yesterday, I headed to Potters Fields Park by Tower Bridge for the Chinese Food Festival.  The sun was shining, the Southbank was buzzing and it was great chance to relive memories of…

  • Yauatcha moon cakes
    Afternoon tea, London

    Moon Cakes at Yauatcha, London

    August may be the time when you just want to cool down with refreshing iced desserts, but there’s one cake that you should definitely indulge in at this time of year. The Chinese Mid-Autumn…

  • Farmer J London
    Breakfast, London

    Breakfast at Farmer J, London

    A good breakfast is the key to a productive day, so last Friday I started the morning with an energy-boosting feast at Farmer J.  Based in Leadenhall, just opposite the market, the newly-opened Farmer…

  • Bloomon flower delivery
    Flowers

    Bloomon – The Hip Flower Delivery Service

    One of my favourite weekend rituals is to pick up some fresh flowers to brighten up our home.  I tend to go for simple bunches of peonies, roses, hydrangeas or carnations (I’m…

  • Tombo Poke and Matcha Bar Soho
    Cafes, London

    Tombo Poké & Matcha Bar, Soho

    My love of matcha is well-documented and I can’t help raving about a place when it does matcha really well. Add to that hot new Hawaiian poké food trend and it’s a…

  • Ralph Lauren East Hampton New York
    New York

    Photo Diary: East Hampton, New York

    On our honeymoon in Montauk, we hopped over to East Hampton – just 30 minutes away – for a complete change of scenery. While Montauk is surfy and laid-back, East Hampton takes…

  • Montauk Long Island
    Hotels, New York

    A Mini Guide To Montauk

    After our New York wedding, we left the bustle of the city for a relaxing beach break in Montauk. It may sound alarming to honeymoon in a place nicknamed ‘The End’, or worse ‘The…

  • Morgans Hotel New York
    Hotels, New York

    A Stay At Morgans New York

    I’ve always loved the fun vibe and cool design of Morgans Hotel Group properties in London, so I was keen to discover where the brand originated in New York – Morgans. We stayed there for…

  • By Chloe Bleecker Street New York
    New York, Restaurants

    Where We Ate in New York

    Our visits to New York are usually foodie extravaganzas, but with our wedding and all of the preparations taking up a good portion of our recent trip, we were a bit more restrained.  That…

  • Liberty Cheesesteak Company London
    Food, London

    Liberty Cheesesteak Company, London

    My one and only cheesesteak experience was at Carmen’s Famous Italian Hoagies and Cheesesteaks at Reading Terminal Market, where Obama famously stopped by to satisfy his craving while in Philadelphia. Cheesesteaks don’t come…