Aubaine at Selfridges

aubaine selfridges

Brunching in leather and eating French – my kind of Wednesday. The main reason I moved to London was so I could wear my brown leather jacket…Well not entirely but I like to be dramatic. The actual reason was so I could finally spend Β£10 on French toast. (That was joke). Kath and I met up for […]

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Palm Vaults

acai bowl, palm vaults

Vintage Miami has a new look and it’s in Hackney, east London Ever seen those pink coffee cups with green palm leaves on Instagram? Well if you haven’t then you need to spend more time following Instagram worthy accounts and if you have then you’re looking at Palm Vaults coffee. I fell in-love with the place when […]

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Big city life

big city, london, hammersmith bridge

It’s called public transport and it’s hard. Remember when I said I was excited to not have a car? Well I don’t like it as much as I thought I would. I guess it takes some getting used to. I’ve officially been in London for a week! Here are some snippets I’ve learnt about living in this […]

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11 emotions of packing

packing, london

Packing has begun, it’s also stopped a few times for a breakdown. I started packing for London – read more here on why I’m leaving – and its been quite a roller coaster. The problem all starts with the “2 x 23kg” thing, then it gets worse with the “you’ll need all your coats and jerseys”. Phase […]

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Bilene, Mozambique

villa nbanga, bilene, mozambique

‘Africa’s not for sissies’…bring a 4×4 and a sense of adventure to Mozambique When foreigners complain about things not ‘working’ in Africa I always roll my eyes. Don’t come here if you’re not willing to experience the people, culture and community. Things work differently because it’s not your home, adapt, enjoy and take cool pictures. A few […]

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Pants free in Mozambique

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It wouldn’t be a holiday if I didn’t pack too many clothes The best thing about holidaying at the beach is not having to wear pants. And by pants I mean long pants that you only own because it’s cold and going to work in your pajamas is frowned upon. Going to Mozambique meant I could.. a) […]

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