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On Repeat……Adele

Loving everything that seems to be churning from Adele’s amazing music mill…this one that she performed live at Jools Holland always brings a tear to the eye…..http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_Zs7XS3XUo&NR=1 Just gutted that I won’t be in London for her gig in January

Jamie Woon – XOYO

Soulful with a dubstep twist, Jamie Woon is definitely one to look out for.  i saw him play at XOYO  and since then, I’m eager to get my hands on his album….http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zJ4ExeRba-U

Hotchocspoons

Perfect for this time of year; Chocolate Company have created these Hot Choc Spoons to help you spend less time preparing your fave warming hot chocolate. This means more time in  indulging yourself in this comforting drink.  Such a simple but blissful concept: They’ve simply melted down some chocolate and then solidified it with a … Continue reading

Tree Stump Stools

Love these! (from http://style-files.com/)

Villa Vals – Live Like A Hobbit

 This villa is dug out of a Swiss mountainside by the Therme Vals. You can now rent out this villa (http://www.villavals.ch/) during any season, so whether it’s skiing, hiking or simply relaxing, this place is great if you and a couple of mates fancy living like a hobbit. The design was decided by Dutch designers, Hella Jongerious, Demakersvan and Claudy … Continue reading

Olaf Breuning – Joker/Artist

Olaf Breuning (born 1970) is a Swiss-born artist now living in New York. His art works are equally weird and intriguing that depicts a jokey side to this Swiss artist! Below are a few that stood out. For more, go to http://www.olafbreuning.com/

Clare Maguire – XOYO

I went to check Clare Maguire out at a gig in XOYO by Old Street. She won me over with her current single ‘Ain’t Nobody’, as she entered the room with all bandmembers in suits and masks! This mystical and mysterious stage presence helped compliment her deep and meaningful voice. Other song to look out for is … Continue reading

Old Queen’s Head – Islington

Roast Butternut Squash stuffed with roasted aubergine, pepper, courgette and goats cheese, served with a vegetarian gravy £10.00 8oz Topside Burger with bacon cheddar and homemade BBQ sauce served with handcut chips £8.95

Bucca Di Lupo – Archer Street

    Address: 12 Archer Street London W1D 7BB Tel: 0207 734 2223 Website: http://www.boccadilupo.com/ Menu: http://www.boccadilupo.com/files/main%20menu.pdf