Category Archives: Culture

Handmade Advent Calendar: the Christmas Countdown Begins!

The past few weeks have been hard to say the least. So to keep my mind off things, I have filled my days with projects. My latest project was a felt Advent Calendar! I found the calendar on Etsy on

Handmade Advent Calendar: the Christmas Countdown Begins!

The past few weeks have been hard to say the least. So to keep my mind off things, I have filled my days with projects. My latest project was a felt Advent Calendar! I found the calendar on Etsy on

La Bayadère: A Day at The Royal Opera House

Last Saturday, my friends and I celebrated Posh Day. Posh Day is not an actual English holiday- it’s a day we made up, and it started with The List.

La Bayadère: A Day at The Royal Opera House

Last Saturday, my friends and I celebrated Posh Day. Posh Day is not an actual English holiday- it’s a day we made up, and it started with The List.

Portobello Market

Several weeks ago, I visited Portobello Market in Notting Hill. It was one of those rare sunny days in London, when the skies gleam blue and even the biting gusts of wind can’t dispel the sweet warmth of the sun.

Portobello Market

Several weeks ago, I visited Portobello Market in Notting Hill. It was one of those rare sunny days in London, when the skies gleam blue and even the biting gusts of wind can’t dispel the sweet warmth of the sun.

Birthday dinner party on the cheap!

This post is a month overdue, but I had to share- I had a fabulous birthday! This year, I was so spoiled by family and friends alike. I had a dinner party this year. I share a flat with 5

Birthday dinner party on the cheap!

This post is a month overdue, but I had to share- I had a fabulous birthday! This year, I was so spoiled by family and friends alike. I had a dinner party this year. I share a flat with 5

I made a skirt!

I was thinking of clever titles for this blog post, but I feel like puns like “sew cool” and “sew chic” have all been done to death. So scratch that and let’s cut to the chase– I made a skirt!

I made a skirt!

I was thinking of clever titles for this blog post, but I feel like puns like “sew cool” and “sew chic” have all been done to death. So scratch that and let’s cut to the chase– I made a skirt!

chocolate chip banana bread!

inspired by my friend emily, a self-admitted epicurean, i decided to make this delicious, easy-to-make bread.

chocolate chip banana bread!

inspired by my friend emily, a self-admitted epicurean, i decided to make this delicious, easy-to-make bread.

Crafty short

If you have piles and piles of books with no where to put them and no space (or money) for a book shelf, just arrange them in an old wooden box! No need to buy new furniture.

Crafty short

If you have piles and piles of books with no where to put them and no space (or money) for a book shelf, just arrange them in an old wooden box! No need to buy new furniture.