Theatre: Pajama Game

Londoners – if you have not already caught Pajama Game at the Shaftsbury Theatre, you are in for a treat! It is playing a limited run through the 13th of September 2014 so grab your tickets now. There are several good sales on right now so now is the time to buy! There are three reasons why […]

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Patisserie Valerie @ Paddington Station

What is better than a visit with friends over a cup of tea and a sweet morsel? This afternoon, I joined classmates Jing and Natasha for just that at Patisserie Valerie (Paddington Station). This was a first visit to the chain cafe for me but both girls spoke highly of the delicious food at other locations […]

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Theatre: Miss Saigon Lives On!

A big shout out to the set design team of Totie Driver and Matt Kinley – wow! The set is dark, brooding, broken and perfectly compliments the show.  Bruno Poet’s lighting design is a perfect pairing highlighting all the purposeful defects of the set and the horrors of the war and Kim’s circumstances.

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A Very Disappointing Review of L’Eto Caffe in London

The Joyous Living: Review of L'eto Caffe in London

Fancying a girls night out, my friend Mary and I went to L’Eto Caffe on King’s Road last night. From the shop window, the pastries look delicious and very tempting.  There is also a buffet table and truffle bar at the front of the cafe and everything is available for either takeaway or dining in. […]

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Art: David Vaughan Life & Work

If you are like me and jump at an opportunity to experience and learn something new (or recently relaunched) then have I got a treat for you! © David Vaughan (link) When I found out on Instagram about a recently opened art exhibition, I took to Google and was surprised at the lack of information […]

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Mouthwatering Burgers are a definite at The Stag Hampstead

The Joyous Living: Birthday Burgers at The Stag Hampstead

This afternoon seven of the loveliest people in London joined me for a leisurely and thoroughly enjoyable luncheon at The Stag in Hampstead for an early birthday celebration. The food and drinks delicious, the company divine, and the garden patio at The Stag a perfect alternative to the outdoor picnic the potential rain threatened. The original […]

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