Posts filed under: Lifestyle

Amsterdam: The best apple pie in the world

Amsterdam may be known for other things… but one of the best parts about a weekend in Amsterdam is having the chance to eat a slice of the most amazing...

Travel: Winter daffodils in Hyde Park, London (a local thing)

One of my favourite things to do when you are lost for plans on a Sunday afternoon is have a wander through Hyde Park (aka Kensington Gardens)  to see the daffodils....

What happened to me when I drank senna diet tea…

What happened to me when I drank senna diet tea… I was at work one day when I went to the kitchen to make myself a cup of tea. I...

London: Chinese New Year Grand Parade – what you need to know

The ‘Year of the Rooster’ is almost here! If you are in London, you will not want to miss the Chinese New Year parade. Chinese New Year is celebrated on...

Lifestyle: Give some love to the friends you take for granted

Moving internationally has definitely given me a wakeup call about friendships. Ironically, I only find time to speak to or email my good friends every few months (don’t judge me, I am...

Sydney: Best Little Bars and Speakeasies: Self-guided Walking Tour

Sydney might be known for its beautiful harbor or its beaches but the best bars in Sydney are popping up as the underground speakeasy scene grows. If you are a...

Health: Are Green Smoothies worth it?

I was living in London in February. It was cold and I hadn’t seen the sun in about three weeks which means I had been spending a lot more time...

Travel: Bordeaux Cathedral – a hidden treasure

The city of Bordeaux is full of surprises and it is now one of my favorite cities in the world. Part of the cities charm is the ability to feel...

Accessorize like an Amsterdammer (Mojummer)

Amsterdam is the home of the quirky accessory. There are plenty of hand made products created by local artists scattered around the alleyways. These are our favourite looks. Watches and...
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Brain Food: (Seriously) Top Ten foods for you brain

Your brain, like the rest of your body works to its prime when it is regularly fueled with energy. Concentration and focus is optimized by a steady flow of blood...