Posts in the London Life category

| Everyday London Life

Leo at One Leicester Street

Viajante had long been on my restaurant to-do list and I was disappointed that I never had the chance to go when it closed at the end of February. A few weeks ago, I finally able to try Nuno Mendes’ fabulous cuisine at his new restaurant Chiltern Firehouse, which was an absolutely fantastic experience. When… Read more »

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A pampered princess in St Martin’s Courtyard

Organising a wedding is fun but it can also be very stressful, and with only seven weeks to go until the big day I was feeling the pressure… So my invitation for a day of pampering and beauty in St Martin’s Courtyard came at exactly the right time! I love being treated like a princess… Read more »

| Everyday London Life Restaurants

Bubbledogs – Hot dogs and Champagne

I love pairing high-end stuff with low-end; flash with trash! The pairing of the two opposites only goes to enhance both, a top shop dress can work fabulously with a pair of Jimmy Choos, truffles work so well on pizza and an Ikea lamp fits effortlessly into a London penthouse. Its great to mix the… Read more »

| Everyday London Life Restaurants

Chotto Matte – London’s latest hotspot

Restaurants are always opening and closing in London and at the moment it seems like new restaurants are lucky to make it past the six month mark. That’s why my favourites will always be the classics, which I return to again and again: Hakkasan, Nobu, Roka and Zuma. These places always deliver and tick all… Read more »

| Everyday London Life Events Wedding

Peggy Porschen Wedding Cake Special Preview

Mr S and I will be tying the knot in just under two months time!I’m one of those girls who has always dreamed about a fantasy wedding…it would take place in a castle, I would wear a princess dress and I would be marrying my prince charming…   All those dreams have come true for… Read more »

| Everyday London Life Restaurants

Grain Store – More than just mung beans

Grain Store is the latest restaurant from celebrated chef, Bruno Loubet. The chef has gained huge praise for his self-named restaurant at the Zetter Hotel; so I was excited to try his latest venture. What makes Grain Store a little different to other restaurants in London, is the team’s dedication to sustainability and the importance… Read more »

| Everyday London Life Events

Luke Mangan Supper Party

Nearly two years ago, Mr Silver and I embarked on an adventure that took us around the east coast of Australia. It was the best holiday I’d ever had and you can read about our whole experience starting here. One my favourite things about Australia is the food, we rarely had a bad meal, there’s… Read more »

| Everyday London Life Restaurants

Chiltern Firehouse – The hottest table in town

When Viajante closed at the end of February, I was disappointed that I had never got to try one of the world’s best restaurants featuring the Michelin-starred cuisine of hot Portuguese chef, Nuno Mendes. But when the buzz started about his new residence, Chiltern Firehouse, I was keen to go and emailed the restaurant as… Read more »

| Everyday London Life Luxury Travel UK

The Kensington Hotel – The Town House Suite Launch

When the lovely Mina of Kings Road Rocks invited me to The Kensington Hotel for the launch of London’s largest town house suite I jumped at the chance. I am a self-confessed boutique hotel addict and I was very excited to see the plush new suite! The Kensington Hotel forms part of the Doyle Collection,… Read more »

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Saturday Soho Lunch Club – Polpo

Mr Silver took a back seat this weekend as I was reunited with two of my lovely friends who I met on a course a few year ago. Traze lives in Bristol and so we don’t get to see each other often. The third member of our tripartite, Jess, lives just outside London and we… Read more »