The last weekend of January is not traditionally the most fun. You cannot wait for payday to come and your attempts to be healthy are starting to wear thin. Not to mention, the weather is terrible and it’s quite tempting to stay in and wait for springtime to come. So when my friend suggested that we all get together at one of her mother’s restaurants in central London, we all…

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Some time back in November, while I was still embracing the cold months approaching in a romantic-holiday-movie kind of way, I went for yet another Book Club turned Wine Club with my friends Molly and Sophie. It was Sophie’s last book club in London before she went gallivanting off around the world, so a glass of wine turned into an explosive combination of cocktails invented by the barman (due to…

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Every January, I profess to not be someone who starts a diet and fitness regime. However, December is a time where you tend to party more and work out less, so it’s only natural to want to get healthier. I’ve been feeling pretty rough recently with sinus problems, a bad cold, sore throats… you name it, I’ve pretty much suffered it in the past three weeks. Now, what I should…

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I’m heading to Book Club this evening, which if you remember essentially means ‘wine-and-cheese-talk-about-book-for-5-mins-club’. Occasionally, instead of taking it in turns to host it at each other’s homes, we just meet at an actual wine and cheese bar and go sufficiently wild for a Monday or Wednesday night. A few weeks ago Sophie , one of our members, suggested a little place called Albertine Wine Bar in Shepherd’s Bush, West…

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