Highlight of each Paris trip: a visit to La Mere Catherine, an old school, red & white chequered table cloth Parisian restaurant. I have been coming here for over 20 years and the French Onion soup tastes consistently the same.
In the heart of Castries, the capital of St. Lucia, operates the wonderful organisation that is Salvation Army. It was a blessing to spend the day with them, help out and observe the incredible work they do. I spent the morning with these beauties. They are not shy! Within minutes, I had one on my […]
When you are greeted by the same face at the airport, you know you’re home. We had an awesome taxi driver, Sammy, who stopped en route for us to get some creole bread. Fresh from the clay oven. I arrived just in time for Jounen Kwéyòl (Creole Day) which happens on the last Sunday of October. It’s […]
Every trip starts off great when it begins at City Airport. First stop: Atelier Dennis Creuzberg, where you are greeted by Fred the Frenchie. A beautiful, modern, arty salon with a very soothing atmosphere and dreamy backyards. I had literally googled “top 10 hairdressers in Berlin” (apparently so did young hair stylist Lennart when he was […]
Fresh chapter, fresh home. Took forever a while to complete but the end result so worth it. Flags to mark where I’ve been, pins for travel goals. One of the things I’m most excited about: when I first moved in, the window partition from the kitchen to the lounge had been painted shut. Finally, my decorator […]
Found myself at the London Coffee Festival last weekend – and I don’t even drink coffee. But I LOVE the scent, the buzz around it, walking into a Starbucks – I get it! And of course, coffee is extremely photogenic. I also realised that baristas are not shy LOVE their picture taken, play up to […]