• My Birth Story Part 3: How It Happened

    This blog post is the last of three where I reflect on what it was like giving birth and tell my story of how it happened…

    My Birth Story Part 2: How Was It?

    It’s a question most people ask after you’ve had a baby… But the question has a few problems, and I have a few problems with the question!

    My Birth Story Part 1: No Epidural

    I gave birth in a London hospital ‘the natural way’ with no epidural, and ever since it seems that everyone has an opinion about it. Here’s what I think.

    Things I’ve Missed Most During My Pregnancy

    A lot of things changed for me when I became pregnant. While it’s all natural and part of the journey, I’m still human, and as I count down the days until baby, here’s what else I’m looking forward to (it’s not what you think!)

    Samambaia Project: A Zero Waste Pop-up in London

    Samambaia Project is a new pop-up restaurant in London that takes up the challenge of zero waste cooking and challenges you to see sustainability as the new normal, and not just a hype.

    Smells Like Pregnancy

    Pregnancy is one of the most beautiful, wonderful, meaningful times in a woman’s life… Or something. Who am I kidding, it stinks!

    Olloclip Photography Lens Review for Smartphone

    Olloclip make clip-on lenses for both iPhone and android, basically equipping your smartphone camera with superpowers. Using a different lens, get creative with a range of wide-angle, fisheye and close-up shots…

    Should You Go to the Baby Show?

    The Baby Show is the largest pregnancy and parenting event in the UK and an absolute must for first-time parents. Read for my top reasons to go, which day to attend, and helpful tips for making the most out of your visit.

    Best Pasta in London: Padella or Pastaio?

    Handmade fresh pasta is one of the major food trends sweeping London. Over the past few years, Padella and Pastaio have become two of the biggest names in London’s pasta scene, but which is better?

    Rancho Valencia: The Perfect Babymoon Hotel

    I think I may have found the world’s best hotel for spending a babymoon… I honestly can’t fault a single thing at Rancho Valencia. And also, complimentary Porsches, what? Come see for yourself!

    The Three Biggest Pregnancy Questions

    For many of us, pregnancy opens a door to a vast new and unknown world, of which you’ll no doubt have a few thousand questions. But for the sake of this blog post, let’s talk about the top 3!

    Best Places to Eat and Drink in Soho London

    From any cuisine to any budget, and from coffee and brunch to dinner and drinks, these are the very best places to eat and drink in Soho London right now.

    California Dreaming of The Most Millennial Babymoon

    A babymoon may be a millennial thing, but it’s a great idea for anyone who is expecting. Read for my tips and thoughts on planning a babymoon, from choosing where to go to where to stay.

    The 12 Most Romantic London Restaurants

    If you think this post is well-timed ahead of Valentine’s Day, think again. The odds are that at least 90% of the restaurants mentioned here are already fully booked! However, the good news is that dinner dates don’t only happen once a year…

    Meteora: The Most Underrated Instagram Hotspot in Greece

    Greece is one of Europe’s most underrated winter holiday destinations. But perhaps not for long… As places like Meteora become Instagram hotspots, more and more people are flocking to see the “stone forest”.

    10 Things I Didn’t Know About Pregnancy

    As I reflect on trimesters 1 and 2 with the benefit of hindsight, here are 10 things I didn’t know (and probably should have known) about pregnancy!

    The Day The Stick Turned Blue (I’m Pregnant!)

    After months of keeping it secret, I am happy to announce my biggest news ever: I’m pregnant! Here’s my story about the day I found out.

    How Much Does Your Skincare Really Cost?

    Comparing skincare products is actually a lot less straightforward than it should be. Different sizes and product packaging make price cross-comparisons difficult, while there remains a significant lack of transparency over what goes into them…

    How to Protect Your Home When Traveling

    Most crimes are committed by opportunists looking for an easy target. Fortunately, there are a number of actions we can take to protect ourselves and our homes from this type of criminal. Read on for how to protect your home when traveling. 

    Top 20 Most Instagrammable Places in Vienna 

    As one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, Vienna is an absolute photographers dream. From baroque palaces to rose gardens, iconic churches to coffee shops and desserts, here are the top 20 places to see.

    Vienna City Guide: Sights, Food & Christmas Markets

    This city guide is all about how to spend 48 hours or more in Vienna, the city of classical music, opera, royal palaces, Christmas markets, coffee shops, museums and… the Wiener schnitzel!


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