Flat Iron

Flat Iron

Sometimes I get that awful sinking feeling.  It feel almost like a preternatural suspicion that something is about to go wrong.  Some examples from my life could be one of those times when I realised that I should have maybe taken the restroom break about […]

Nordic Bakery

Nordic Bakery

I seem to be in one of those minimalism phases.  After my pleasant visit to the DIY bakery at Scandi Kitchen, I had to try another example of an austere life.  Just off busy Regent’s Street, with a utilitarian name like Nordic Bakery (descriptive, it […]

Oliver Maki

Oliver Maki

Attempting to summon to mind the most similar episode to this, I was reminded of particularly torturous visits to the barber as a child.  I would be bundled onto the bus, subject to a walk in the scorching heat at the end and then even […]

Jamavar

Jamavar

In a change from my usual weekend plans, I had been booked for some bouldering later in the afternoon.  I was not familiar with that particular pasttime but was to soon find out that it involves people climbing, without ropes, on a variety of man […]

Scandi Kitchen

Scandi Kitchen

Sometimes it seems that the further you go up North, less is more. Well, at least that’s the way that furniture seems to go.  Nordic furniture seems to have acquired the characteristics of clean lines, minimalist motifs as opposed to its more Southern counterparts with […]