I am no bird 

‘I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will’ – Charlotte Brönte For those days when the world feels like a lot, Charlotte knows.  Be free little birds.  Love x Advertisements

Egg-stravagent Easter

Easter 2017 – chocolate, wine, friends and family, is there anything better? I also won a work competition with my sensational ‘Egg Sheeran’ pun. Here’s some photos of Easter in the English countryside. Hope you all had a delightful Easter!

London today

Not my usual type of blogpost today, but as I am currently living in London, I couldn’t not address the terrible event that has happened today. It was a cruel and senseless attack, and my prayers are with all those involved. “When late I sang sad was my voice, Sad were the shows around me with…

London Living

January 2017 – I left my beloved Tokyo, waved goodbye to my crazy job, packed up my shoe box flat and moved to London. I now have a different shoebox flat, a crazy new job and a new beloved city to call home. It’s been a time of transition. A brand new career, new direction,…

2017 Resolutions

2017; The year of positivity Like countless others, I have created my own resolutions for 2017. Also like others, I have spent January 1st 2017 incredibly hungover. I had assumed if I ate enough cheese, it would soak up the champagne/gin/summer berry rose. I was incredibly wrong.   Travel to a new continent – this…

An English Christmas

Merry Christmas everyone! This year I was fortunate enough to return home to the UK for christmas. It has been three years since I was able to spend the holiday season at home. The last few weeks have been a festive blur, but here are my tips for spending christmas and New Years in merry…

Books in my backpack

If you’re like me, going on a trip means more time to read. On buses, planes, beaches, trains and quiet corner cafes. One of my favourite aspects of hostels, apart from saving pennies and meeting new people, are the hostel book exchanges. Almost every hostel I have visited has a system where you can take…

#Flashback- Picture perfect Paris

I just love Paris. It is one of the most beautiful and sensational cities in Europe. The food, the art, the wine, the cheese, the books, the style. My friends and I spent a long weekend in this incredible place. Picture tipsy friends, pastries and heaps of cheese. Musée d’Orsay Musée d’Orsay was our first…

#Flashback – Winter in Estonia

While living in Poland, my friends and I travelled Central Eastern Europe. One of my all time favourite cities was Tallinn, Estonia. Things I learnt in Tallinn, Tallinn is teeny tinie. It is the capital and cultural hub of Estonia, but its population is only 407,947. Comparatively, the population of London is 8.5 million. Tallinn has…