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64 Degrees of Separation

It’s a small old world…and going by the six degrees of separation theory we are only six steps away from any person in the world…I wonder who will eventually introduce me to George Clooney? Since starting my blog, I’ve met so many new people and discovered lots of connections, people in common and shared friends…. Read more »

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Unwinding at The Rosewood Sense Spa

So we’ve now firmly established that I’m a Type A personality and with this comes the total inability to turn off, zone out and relax. I’m honestly not someone that’s into pampering; intermittent pedicures and facials are about as far as go, out of necessity. My biggest indulgence in terms of beauty is frequent blow… Read more »

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Chinese New Year at Hakkasan Hanway Place

You may have noticed that there’s a particular restaurant group that has appeared several times on my blog…that is because Michelin-starred Cantonese restaurant, Hakkasan is one of my favourite restaurants of all time. Ever since Mr S and I had our first dinner date in the Mayfair branch, we’ve returned again and again. Not only… Read more »

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A Luxurious Valentine’s Day at Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester

  I know not everyone is a big fan of Valentine’s Day, but I love it! The opportunity to celebrate love, spend some special time with Mr S and to eat lots of chocolate and drink pink champagne! This year would be our fourth Valentine’s Day together, but it felt extra special as it would… Read more »

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A Birthday at Thirty Six by Nigel Mendham

  My friend Tori and I have a little tradition of celebrating her birthday together with dinner and a few glasses of champers…we love spending time together talking about the days when we both worked in publishing and catching up on all the latest. So when I was invited to check out Thirty Six by… Read more »

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The SilverSpoon Guide to Miami’s Hot Hotels and Nightlife

  There’s nothing I love more when on holiday than having a little nose around other luxury hotels in the area. Mr Silver has long since got used to this little hobby of mine and has started joining in with some interest, checking out the pool, the hotel shop, restaurant and bar and deciding if… Read more »

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A Tweet Up at Hibiscus

If you’d have told me a couple of years ago that I’d be meeting people and making friends on Twitter, I’d have never believed you. Actually before I started my blog, I barely understood how to use the popular form of social media…I didn’t know what a hashtag was, or the difference between tweeting someone… Read more »

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Blogging Firsts and The Guiltless Afternoon Tea at The Intercontinental, Park Lane

When I first started my blog, I had no idea how it would develop…it was a whole new world to me and one that was full of firsts: the first time I hit publish, the first time I tweeted and the first ever comment on my blog! When I started my blog a year ago,… Read more »

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Why Mr Silver is my ideal travel companion

  Before, you click past this post thinking I can’t be bothered to read some gushing account of how wonderful your husband is and how happy you are…don’t worry I won’t be too sickening. I’ve been away with many people from friends, to family and ex-boyfriends and in Mr S I’ve finally found my perfect… Read more »

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Getting Meaty at the Holborn Dining Room

I’ve often mentioned on my blog that I’m not a big meat eater, I’m more of a salmon or SushiSpoon than a SteakSpoon. But when I was invited to a steak testing at one of my bucket list restaurants with the opportunity for a kitchen tour and the chance to meet the chef, I couldn’t… Read more »