Tag: latte

Salon

Salon

Intimidation by size can apply to many things in life.  Whether it was that rather menacing looking white van that fought you for that last car park spot or the apparent Goliath standing implacably on the tube.  Thankfully, it doesn’t always have to be such […]

Violet Cakes

Violet Cakes

Space is at a premium in this cosy little cafe.   The word cosy always makes me laugh somewhat.  As you could otherwise call it cramped, squashed or mole-like.  Yet, cosy is a much more palatable word conveying warmth and happiness.  Although, in this case, I […]

Department of coffee and social affairs

Department of coffee and social affairs

It’s amazing how narrow a space you can set up shop if you put your mind to it.  Perched on the side of a skyscraper, this coffee shop almost seems like an afterthought.  It is so narrow, there is no way to get through to […]

Mother

Mother

Expletives are a fascinating component of the English language.  These tend to usually be associated with body parts, derogatory slang referring to objects or religious references.  They can be used to emphasise how bad things are.  In the alternative, they can convey the superlative.  I’m […]

Allpress

Allpress

Usually at eateries, I am not greeted with remarks about my dress sense (or lack thereof).  As I was to dive in once again to a more trendy crowd (where I often feel slightly ill at ease), I thought I would have to dress with […]