Late summer in London often brings with it the chance of just a few more hazy days. What better excuse, then, for a leisurely Indian Summer picnic, complete with boating lake, bandstand, and bunting? Taking our chances on the weather (it is London, after all), fellow blogger Lelanie (@LelanieMulder) and I set about to co-host the… Continue reading An Indian Summer Picnic
SW19 in July can only mean one thing: Wimbledon. The tennis championship, now in its 140th year, sees two two-weeks of world-class tennis, with flowing Pimms and a few strawberries and cream thrown in for good measure. I was invited down by Häagen-Dazs, the official ice cream vendor, to catch all the mid-tournament action on… Continue reading The London Series | A Day at Wimbledon (Sponsored)
London loves a pop-up, especially when there is food involved. So, when culinary sorcerers, Bompas and Parr, team up with legendary ice cream makers, Häagen-Dazs, you know you’re in for a whimsical, multi-sensory food extravaganza! On an overcast London afternoon that was in need of a little brightening, I headed down to the one-day only ‘My… Continue reading The London Series | Häagen-Dazs Pop-Up (Sponsored)
Because, sometimes, it’s okay to Instagram your coffee. #nofilter
If you thought Paris was home to world’s most delectable pâtisseries, think again. Get your camera (and sweet tooth) ready, because these are London’s most Instagram-worthy bakeries.
“Sundays are for sauntering.” If you happen to wander through Ham, a stone’s through from London’s Richmond Park, you may just chance upon the secret gardens of Petersham Nurseries…
Few places can still claim to be one of London’s best kept secrets. But just 30 minutes by train from London Victoria is the charming Surrey village of Banstead; and, in it’s outskirts, 25 acres of English lavender. Locals have marvelled at the seasonal, rich-violet hues that have appeared summer after summer for over ten years… Continue reading A taste of Provence (in South London) | Mayfield Lavender Farm