• Food

    Bunny Chow: Review

    If you google traditional ‘Bunnychow’ the images that generally pop up are huge chunky squares of half loaves with curried fillings spewing out onto the plate. If the gluttonous expectation of huge portions of meat and bread is spurning you to pay a visit to Bunnychow in Soho; you will be disappointed…..but don’t despair as your disappointment will end there! The company has taken a different stance in the preparation and serving of this traditional fare. Their fusion of old meets new comprises of a variety of small freshly made Artisan breads including a gluten free option. The breads which…

  • Food

    Whisky Tide at The Oyster Shed

    As a naïve but enthusiastic drinker of whisky I was excited to sample the range of whiskies at Whisky Tide. Hosted in partnership between Young’s Pubs and Geronimo Inns this event was in the cosy upstairs room at The Oyster Shed. The night started with a delicious Highball starter, which is a Japanese drink, 1 part whisky to 3 parts soda with a little shaving of orange peel. Whilst Japanese whisky sounds unlikely, it is becoming hugely popular and renowned in the whisky world and after this evening I could see why. We started with the Hakusho, which our host…

  • Arts,  Entertainment

    YolanDa Brown – Reggae Love Songs Tour

    On a chilly valentine’s evening, whilst most people were exchanging romantic glances over candlelit dinners, I found myself in a packed West London jazz club. Usually hesitant about instrumental-lead gigs, I was pleasantly surprised by the outstanding saxophonist, YolanDa Brown. A refreshing repertoire of nostalgic reggae and jazz love songs, YolanDa delivers an enthralling performance totally captivating her audience. She has truly mastered her art, no surprise then that she is a double MOBO award winner. Befitting her accomplished virtuosity, her band was equally phenomenal and exciting to watch. At the end of the gig there were no prima-donna antics,…

  • Arts

    Review: Cocktails In The City

    Between March 10th-12th 2016, London welcomes Cocktails In The City. Twenty London bars and international venues from Amsterdam and Paris will be taking over four floors of the Grade II listed One Mayfair for London’s greatest cocktail party. The world’s best bartenders will be present a new range of signature cocktails created using some of the world’s best alcohol brands. The official website lists Rev JW Simpson / Cahoots / Coq D’Argent / Hush / The Whip / Looking Glass Cocktail Club/ Dishoom / Powder Keg Diplomacy /The Whip / Sovereign Loss / The Whiskey Ginger / Little Red Door…

  • Arts

    The Baby Show

    Whether you are an expectant mother, dad to be or a mother one, two or three, The baby Show is definitely a place to be! I’ve always wanted to go to the exhibition but haven’t had the chance, so when the opportunity knocked, I went running and took my husband and 6 month old with me. Why have I been desperate to go to The Baby Show? The baby show is the UK’s leading pregnancy and parenting event; recommended by mums for over 12 years. It also offers many baby goods and services, which are exclusive, unique and well-known products…