Laurent Restaurant at Hotel Café Royal – simply stunning

I have always been a fan of the Hotel Café Royal for afternoon tea and drinks, but found it strange that their main restaurant Ten was situated on [Read More]


Newsflash : New Opening – The Green Room Cocktail Bar

Michael Achenbaum’s private members club and hotel The Curtain opened its doors last May and has been a fabulous addition to the Shoreditch scene, so I was excited [Read More]


My Secret Garden in the City

When talk started five years ago about the iconic Ivy restaurant opening a chain of Ivy-esque restaurants across the UK, I will admit I was expecting a watered [Read More]


Newsflash: Exclusive new work by Royal Artist Darren Baker

Later this month (22nd – 31st March 2018), the fabulous 508 Kings Road Art Gallery in Chelsea London presents an exclusive exhibition of the work of Darren Baker, one [Read More]


The Seville Collection by Berta

As some of you know, I co-founded a luxury bridal accessory company many years ago and spent many happy years surrounded by the glow of wedding preparations, lacy [Read More]

Inspiring Individuals

Inspiring Individuals Following Their Bliss – Atila

Tuesday, 13 February, 2018

As explained in my previous post I am a huge fan of the work of Joseph Campbell and the idea that if we don’t ‘follow our own bliss’, we [Read More]

Follow your bliss…

Thursday, 28 September, 2017

Core to the mission statement for my blog is the philosophy of Joseph Campbell and I wanted to share how this has reflected in my own life. Over [Read More]

The White Diaries