We wandered through Central London today, enjoying all of the sights and sounds of the Olympic spirit, permeating the city. With events all over the capital, from Beach Volleyball in Horseguards Parade, to the Olympic Park, London is humming with the sights and sounds of Olympic shennanigans.  A giant Birdcage, complete with swing!  Who are you supporting, and what is your favourite sport?

Well, kind of. This morning I managed, and I’m not sure how (leaving cat and hubby snoozing,) to get up at 5am and travel to Heathrow to meet my cousin off her plane from New Zealand. I have to say she was amazingly chipper, happily chattering all the way home so we wandered to our High Street to organise a SIM for her phone. Whilst we were walking, it’s fantastic to reflect on the excitement… View Post

Clearly we have an ally high up, somewhere in the banking industry; We couldn’t believe seeing this as an option whilst selecting a nationality! Credit Simply awesome. Todays Workout: Slalem – navigating the crowds of Oxford Street.

I love Foodie Pen Pals. End of. My Penpal this month was the very lovely Lin, of http://linsfood.com/ and she sent me a stonking parcel. I wish computers had smell-o-vision already, I recieved such a beautifully fragrant package! Lin’s Homemade Curry Powder – which we tried a smidge of in Fishcakes. Honestly, just the memory of them is making me hungry… I may have to put in a repeat order… Multi-coloured Pasta – I’m saving… View Post

Camping, oh how I love thee. Oh how I hate thee. Forgetting the Olympic opening ceremony was on, we accepted a lovely invitation to go Camping with a group of really good friends.  Our 5.5mile tramp, skirting beautiful lakes.. Our home for the weekend, sleeping under the Stars (a 101 in 1001 goal!) It was cosy, very very cosy and one of the harder things about Camping – like our friend said when he… View Post