Let Them Eat Cake

Golden profiteroles, chorizo sausage rolls… This is an afternoon tea with a bit of a twist.

I love the concept of afternoon tea, but I have to say that traditional afternoon tea can sometimes be bland (who the eff invented cucumber sandwiches?) and a bit overpriced (or in the case of The Ritz’s £70 high tea, exorbitant).

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Paint The Night Away

When I was 10 years old, my mother thought it would be a great idea to send me to painting classes. My first piece – a lion next to a tree that was only slightly taller than the lion – is still the subject of many family jokes. Needless to say, my confidence in painting has been knocked, so when my date suggested Pop Up Painting, I was skeptical.

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Meet Frank

When I first moved to London four years ago, Peckham wasn’t the place you’d take a date (no offence Peckham). It probably still isn’t on a lot of people’s radar for the best date spots but one of my favourite watering holes is in Peckham, right by the overground. Continue reading