The Office Christmas Do: (how work kicked out the Grinch in me)

I’ve been quite a proper grinch over the holiday period and I will chalk that up to 1) being quite ill (literally, “I want my mommy!” levels) for about a week coming up to Christmas and 2) not being able to be with immediate family this year. I suppose the…

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The Power of Summer at Battersea Power Station

Battersea Power Station may have ceased operations thirty years ago but it remains to be one of London’s super iconic buildings. I pass by this Grade II* listed building on a daily basis and honestly, I never thought I’d be in so much awe of something quite… derelict. Really and…

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FEAST 2014: Food Festival @ Tobacco Docks, London

FEAST is an “unmissable” (Grazia)“epic food fest” (Time Out) that’s apparently “taking the food revolution a step further” (The Independent). Last week, the 4-day festival returned to Tobacco Dock for its third year, with over 150 of London’s finest food traders exhibiting their goods. I was ecstatic to have been given free…

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clueQuest: London’s #1 attraction (and a giveaway! – CLOSED)

PART ONE of the #Nuffnangis007 birthday series.  I grew up reading Tintin comics and The Hardy Boys books; watching shows like Miami Vice and Alias, films like Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Dick Tracy and Kiss Kiss Bang Bang; and pretending errands were secret missions so I can play Sydney Bristow or James Bond (while most of my friends…

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The Fable: where the tale’s as old as wine

Once upon a time in London, two ladies decided they were overdue a proper catch up over nibbles and cocktails. They wanted to stay clear of their usual haunts in Soho so after a few hours of to-ing and fro-ing, they found themselves at The Fable, the latest addition to…

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