Tokyo to Los Angeles: Pisa.

I had 4 days in Pisa during October 2016, it was a little sunshine break after spending years tugging at the sleeve of friends and loved ones with dreams of sea, sunbathing and espressos. It was also my first ever trip to Italy so I had no idea what to expect. Accommodation Pisa was like dipping […]

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Tummy terrors

It has been a long while since a post, I’ve been trying to think about what direction to take the blog in for months and it’s been a rocky journey. I’m still unsure. I have too many interests and too many things I want to talk about, so I tried to really think about what […]

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The book rut.

I saw my life branching out before me like the green fig tree in the story. From the tip of every branch, like a fat purple fig, a wonderful future beckoned and winked. One fig was a husband and a happy home and children, and another fig was a famous poet and another fig was […]

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Happy International Women’s Day

I wanted to write a nice inspiring post for today, full of interesting tidbits and fist-pumping stories of equality, however anxiety has got the best of me tonight so instead I’m going to do a wonderful job of copying and pasting one of my favourite quotes about the portrayal of strong women in television and […]

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Confession of a dog lover.

Dogs are amazing. As someone who was very much a cat person up until I met a beautiful Patterdale terrier 3 years ago, saying these words tastes strange on the tongue, but the right dog will change your life. I’m not going to write up a sappy, sad story of how my particular dog helped […]

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Kitchen & Geek – Halloween

I didn’t have too much time this year to fully embrace the Halloween spirit so my gingerbread skeletons will have to take a little vacation this year which truly upsets me, baking gingerbread skeletons (or skeles as I like to call them) is one of my favourite Autumnal treats. However, worry not, I have plans […]

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It was alright, but…

A quick review: Supernatural Season 6. I am not ashamed to admit that it has taken me a long time to get to this point of Supernatural. It aired originally in the same year that the first episode of the first season graced my eyes for the very first time. After that it took me […]

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