What struck me first about Concrete Blonde is its trendy setting with some pretty interesting features such as the “graffitied” awning cover. Very cool. There is also live jazz on Sunday! I’m not sure whether or not they were the resident jazz band, but they were really toe-tappingly good. Being a terrible light-weight, I sadly […]
Heinz Beck has many accolades to his name, cookbooks and even a reality television cooking show that pits chefs against housewives. On top of that, he has the only restaurant in Rome with 3 Michelin stars: La Pergola. The German-born chef makes fantastic Italian and Mediterranean dishes, inspired by his Sicilian mother-in-law, that are also […]
It’s been a very long time since I’ve had high tea and when P mentioned that she had the biggest craving for it, I casually mentioned this place I knew at The Rocks that was pretty cool (thanks to reader Alison for reminding me about it!). No, I lie, I was rather enthusiastic about it; […]
As most of our loyal readers would know, Howard and I recently did a little thing called… getting married. It’s over a month since the wedding day and despite it not being so long ago, I still find it difficult to recall certain aspects of the wedding. So many things were happening in the one day that some parts of the day is a blur.
A mere hour away from London by train lies Cambridge, not just a university as I had always thought but an entire university town. I get a little faint-hearted when I think about all of the mayhem that you could get up to living in a town that literally grew up around your university.