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After wanting to visit Mother Works for some time I finally got around to go there today. This plantbased restaurant and juice bar situated next to river Lea in Hackney Wick has a nice interior with wooden furniture, loads of plants and beautiful ceramics. 182 more words


The Star by Hackney Downs, 13 March 2018

I’d last visited The Star by Hackney Downs three weeks before to draw Esther. That session was notable both for its superb poses and the fact that dozens of newcomers had come to draw, filling all available seats. 269 more words


15th March 2018 | My 20th Birthday

I woke up early because despite turning 20 today, I’m still a child at heart. I was laying in bed for a while and the second my boyfriend rolled over at 6am I was pushing him out of bed to get my presents ready. 382 more words



Korean brunch, not two words that I have written together before but never the less… somewhat alluring!
Shep’s is a new cocktail bar and small plates restaurant on Kinglands Road with the perfect balance of Dalston hipster and Korean-in-laws. 288 more words

East London

Unsolved crimes in Hackney are high and rising

Hackney is the sixth worst borough in London for unsolved and undetected crimes, according to new figures.

The information, obtained by a Freedom of Information request sent to the Metropolitan Police, shows that over 25,000 offences were recorded as either undetected or unsolved in Hackney in 2016/17. 532 more words

Northern Rail - The worst

If you’ve ever experienced Northern Rail, I genuinely feel your pain. It is guaranteed that you’re still in recovery from your journey and it is okay, this is therapy. 323 more words


National Fragrance Week

Hey, it’s national fragrance week! And I am a big fan of everything that smells nice and I couldn’t go anywhere (even in a grocery store after a milk) without my fragrance on. 132 more words

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