Tags » North London

Woman with Shopping

I spotted the woman in this picture sunbathing in Alexandra Palace Gardens on a hot afternoon in July. She was wearing a bright pink dress. When she got up to leave, she folded up the terry towel she had been lying on, gathered up her plastic bags full of shopping, and started walking away slowly. 83 more words


London sunsets

The past few nights in London we’ve had some pretty fantastic sunsets, as well as the big thunder and lightning storms…which unfortunately I didn’t photograph. I did however take some snaps of the colourful clouds and sunsets that I wanted to share. 51 more words


Some more Shiny linkiness ...

Two great summer reads for you today from my reviews over at Issue 2 of Shiny New Books. One fiction, and one non-fiction. Fiction first… 258 more words

Authors B

Romeo's Gluten Free Bakery, Islington

As the daughter of a man who had a colourful variety of allergies, I have spent a lot of my life squinting at ingredients lists in supermarket aisles and learning how to ask whether thinks contain cheese in various European languages, and have a lot of sympathy for those who have to do so as a way of life.  330 more words


Wine and cheese pairing for beginners

Wine and cheese pairing for beginners

at The Deli at 80!

Last month my husband and I met some friends at The Deli at 80… 615 more words


Zoo 'penguins'

These cut out penguins can currently be seen by the Regent’s Canal – adjacent to Primrose Hill bridge – by the Zoo in Regent’s Park.


Camden Fringe comes to The Grafton with Salon:Collective

the salon:collective began through simple meetings bringing skilled artists of varied backgrounds together. Conversation, debates and the sharing of work was the aim; musicians played, actors read, artists showed their work. 103 more words