Micro Pleasures · Rants

Don’t let the grey world stop you from shining

It’s been a particularly rough 2 weeks for me and I can’t quite pin point why. After rather grandiously claiming to all my friends that I am trying to view life more positively and glass-half-full I sort of let myself tumble into a spiral of sadness. I suppose it’s a mixture of feeling a lack… Continue reading Don’t let the grey world stop you from shining

Micro Pleasures

Micro Pleasure: Midweek Coffee Dates

I love cosy, eclectic cafés. I love coffee with friends. And I especially love joining the two on a school night for a midweek mini break. I find few things as soul calming and palette cleansing from a rough week as coffee and great conversation with my favourite people. Wednesdays were made for leaving work and spending… Continue reading Micro Pleasure: Midweek Coffee Dates

Micro Pleasures · Rants

On Summer Rain and Peanuts Comics

There is nothing so gloomy as London rain on the first day of summer. Whenever I think of rain I involuntarily think of Peanuts comics. Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the gang, always seems to understand whatever mood I’m in and somehow that makes me feel happier about it. The crazy thing is I used to love… Continue reading On Summer Rain and Peanuts Comics

Mini Adventures

Mini Adventure: Soho and Covent Garden

While we brace ourselves for an onslaught of rain and cold weather this week (ah London summer…) I am still thinking back to the lovely weekend I had these past few days. It was a long weekend due to having the bank holiday Monday off as well! Hooray for long weekends! It was the perfect… Continue reading Mini Adventure: Soho and Covent Garden