Review: The Post Box, Ponteland

'I'm happy to just sit in a cafe and watch people. It's my favorite thing to do, for sure' - Zoe Kravitz Because I spent the best part of my childhood growing up in Holland and Belgium I like to obnoxiously consider myself as 'European' rather than 'British' despite the fact that most of most … Continue reading Review: The Post Box, Ponteland

Elliott’s Kitchen, Wylam

'I like to be able to sit in a cafe and watch the world go by and observe people' - Sophia Myles There's a lot of negativity on the world at the moment. Even on Facebook and instagram there's people eye rolling at their so called friends who are at the gym or posting their … Continue reading Elliott’s Kitchen, Wylam

Ringtons – So much more than Tea

'I like coffee because it gives me the illusion that I might be awake' - Lewis Black I can vividly remember the first cup of tea I ever had. I was trying to get something off the top shelf of a wall unit (hey it was the 90s) in my bedroom so stood on the … Continue reading Ringtons – So much more than Tea


'The major reason why Instagram works is that you can follow anyone out there and start following their photos immediately¬†-¬†Kevin Systrom It feels like it's been May for a long time and I'm welcoming June and hopefully some warmer weather. Here's some of my Instagram highlights from May. admittedly there's a lot of alcohol involved, … Continue reading InstaMay

The Perfect February Weekend

'Weekends are special even if your schedule is all over the place. Something tells you the weekend has arrived and you can indulge yourself a bit' - Helen Mirren I feel like life's on a bit of a conveyor belt at the moment, just a constant loop of work, weekend, work, weekend etc. It's still … Continue reading The Perfect February Weekend