Floral Safari – Chelsea in Bloom

This past week in London has been absolutely glorious and I couldn’t be happier! Hot days, blue skies, and Londoners out ‘n’ about. All of the British…

Pink Sunset Over St Paul’s

In London, you’re spoiled for choice of places to watch sunsets. I have a great, and free, spot by St Paul’s for you today. On…

David Hockney – Tate Britain

“Art has to move you and design does not, unless it’s a good design for a bus” – David Hockney.  A few days ago we…

Bibendum & Conran

Spring in London has been good to us, with sunny skies, warm temps and the most fragrant, floral smell that fills the city. Last weekend we…

Petersham Nurseries – Sunny Oasis in Richmond

With a note of Spring in the air, our gardening senses are waking up once again! And although we live in a little house without…

RAINY DAYS IN LONDON

Winds in the east, there’s a mist coming in, like something is brewin’ and ’bout to begin. Those rainy days in London. What to do?…

Borough Market

Borough Market is London’s oldest foodie heaven where a thousand-year-old history, fresh scents, bright colours, loud merchants and vibrant urban city atmosphere all meet under one…

Pumpkin Patch Puppy

This weekend, in the spirit of Halloween, we drove to Surrey to a local pumpkin patch, not too far from West London. Annie had so…

Sundays on Columbia Road

Filling your home with floral scents there’s no better place to potter than London’s Columbia Road Flower Market. The road is filled with bucketfuls of…

Decorex 2016

The London Design Festival is in full swing and we visited the annual Decorex 2016 event in Syon Park. The interiors event at Syon Park celebrates…

Geometry & form at Tate Britain

Before you even get to explore Tate Britain, your attention is grabbed by the new spiral staircase. It is a taster of the treasures to…

Oh la la! Afternoon Tea at Claridge’s

Afternoon tea is one of the occasions that I absolutely love about living in London. Getting together with friends and drinking delicious tea & champagne, chatting…