The Starbucks Banana Loaf Letdown

Okay so, it’s monumental but not. There’s a Starbucks close to where I work, and it happens to be in a large National Rail station.…

It’s So Cold in London!

I think it’s coming to an end, but it’s been cold. And when your mind is prepared for 8 degrees, -6 feels really, really cold.…

Frozen London

Europe and the UK are in a deep freeze, they say. Frankly, it feels like Montreal in late September, but I’m used to the milder…

Weekend Afternoons

Yesterday was a lovely Saturday afternoon and, while most of Canada was blanketed in snow, I grabbed a coffee sans-gloves at Starbucks in South Kensington…

Website: West London Living

Do you live in West London? It’s another world. I recently come across this website: West London Living. It’s dedicated entirely to West London and all…

London’s Notting Hill Carnival 2011

This one is a bit out of order, but it’s a bit of a big deal here so I figured I should make a note.…

Maritime Greenwich in London

If you haven’t been yet, go. Change your plans for next weekend. Greenwich is it’s own little town within London, and it has much more…

Visiting the Monument

Jenny visited! The first big thing touristy thing we did was visit the monument for the Great Fire of 1666. It’s a tall tower built…

Departure Cupcakes!

I just had to, they’re so adorable! The day before I moved out of my old flat, my wonderful flatmate Stephen made me a batch…

Harry Potter Premiere

This is a little delayed, but I just found these pictures. At first I didn’t know what they were for because, frankly, you don’t see…