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London: Day 4

My day today starts entirely with last night.

I went to grab dinner and a drink by myself last night as I was super alone. I didn’t mind it though, it was quite nice having myself for company. 733 more words


Frozen Happiness

Yesterday, I took my daughter to Ladurée for her first time.  We were walking through Covent Garden when she started begging for ice cream.  The sun was brutal and there was nary a breeze so I thought “sure, let’s spend too much on a fancy sundae.”  As she’s a chocolate fanatic I ordered her (and Reg, her golden dragon and current best friend) le Chocolat Liégeois which is chocolate sorbet, iced chocolate, chantilly cream, and caramelized almond flakes served up in a frosty silver goblet.   41 more words

Belles Lettres


On July 25th, Sam and I took a pre-planned trip down to London.
As it was his first time in the capital, I showed him where Michael Gove got fired and where old Queenie lives of course.  419 more words

Dishoom Covent Garden

I had a brain wave last weekend. I was at Dishoom in Covent Garden with Mani and I said to him subconsciously ‘I should really write about all the amazing Asian restaurants that we’ve been to in London’ and so I picked up the menu from Dishoom as we left and this is the result. 651 more words


Salt. Tequila. Lime: The Poetry Café


Salt. Tequila. Lime.

I’m going to have a rambunctious time

Here in Covent Garden’s garden

I perch on my seat; I swig a glass of wine. 296 more words


London calling :)

Hey there!

We are in London! It’s so weird, since all our other holidays together we’ve spent either at the home of the other one or in Japan. 558 more words