GROUP WORK MADE EASY

Ever gotten a review sheet for a test or final exam from your teacher that would be much easier to fill out and complete...

Beyond the Basic Visit and Pageview Reports of Web Analytics

A number of website owners already use some form of Web Analytics tool to track and monitor the performance of their website. However for...

Urban gardening

I love the hustle and bustle of the city, I love walking to work in a morning and seeing all the professionals darting to...

Wedding Dress Exhibition at the V&A

Reels of silky white fabric, intricately arranged pearls, glittering white beads, buttons and lavish embroidery everywhere you look – the V&A Wedding Dress Exhibition was just...

“There beneath the blue suburban skies…”

…sang The Beatles about Penny Lane, Liverpool – the city I’ve just arrived home from after a visit to see my cousin who is...

A traditional English crumpet

One thing I’ve never really ventured into is bread making. I’ve baked bread rolls, loaves and pizza dough but never dared to tread outside...

Brussels

It is a foodie’s paradise. Sat with my friend L, inside one of Brussels’ most understated restaurants, Bonsoir Clara, eating ‘deer country style’ (essenitally venison stew)...

Be a crafty commuter

An exciting new job in London has meant that I have joined the long standing commuters of East Anglia once again. While ecstatic about...

Afternoon Tease? Yes please!

Today was a sunny autumn day spent perusing the streets of Cambridge with my good friend E. We worked up an appetite on our...

For the love of pom-poms

As an incentive to finish knitting my blanket, I have been on the look out for some nice pom-poms to embellish the end once...

A day and a night in Frankfurt

Travelling just an hour out of Stansted by plane, I arrived in Frankfurt Hahn airport, on my way to visit a friend who’s living in...

Setting up shop

A couple of months ago, I left my 9-to-5 job at a magazine in London to set myself up as a freelancer writer. While leaving...

Counting down to Christmas

With the all-famous Christmas advert being released last week and other retailers fast behind them, it is official – Christmas is on its way....

Say it with a sausage roll

While for some, Valentine’s weekend was spent fancifully, I spent mine very practically – baking sausage rolls for the week ahead. Determined to embrace...

Wild Frost Cafe and Flower Shop

Saturday mornings are the busiest time of the week for the small market town of Ramsey in the heart of the Cambridgeshire fens. The...

A lesson in poultry petting

On Saturday I, quite literally, returned to school to attend a chicken-keeping course – held at my old secondary school and taught by my...

Fox and the city

I’ve landed in London once again to begin a two-week internship in the city. I’ll be bed-hopping and sofa surfing; making the most of my...