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Starting work at 5.30am is draining, painful and you end up relying on coffee for the rest of the day. However, retail has its perks this early – I’m alone on the shop floor with my iPad and can research things to do once I finish my shift at 11.30am. 260 more words


Tips for Wet Shaving While Traveling, Part 3: Strops, Mugs, and Razor Cases

Welcome to Part 3 of Tips for Wet Shaving While Traveling! Today we will be looking at the best solutions for strops, mugs, and general toiletries when you’re on the go. 367 more words

Mens Grooming

Resto 16 Brasserie Zédel, Piccadilly

My birthday and a lunch en famille. With a visit to Paris in view I thought I’d pay Zédel a visit to have something with which to compare local fare with that. 270 more words


Wi-Fi Here

After last week’s book swap phone box, I remembered this photo I took in London a couple of years ago.

How useful these wi-fi hotspots are these days is questionable. 55 more words


Shopping in style - Part 5: An art deco gem Princes Arcade

Decades before the likes of Westfield and Brent Cross came to London, those who wanted to shop in comfort headed to one of the capital’s arcades. 581 more words


My Garage Sale Find

It’s true what they say about one man’s trash.

I should know. I’ve found a few treasures of my own while browsing through jumbles of used items other people have for sale. 434 more words

Regency Life