Taking Sonny as a tinier baby to art galleries in London was a big thing for me. Particularly because I wasn’t sure how he was going to behave, and had overriding, anxious concern that the gallery staff would be snooty, and tut and sigh all over us. I was worried the spaces were going to … More 5 London Art Galleries to take your baby/toddler to!
Money money money! London can indeed be pricey, and like anywhere especially if children are involved! Even so, what I love about the city is not least the free access to many of our main museums, but that there are many affordable indoor options for little ones too. If you’re looking for ways to enjoy … More Top 9 places to go with your toddler in London free/under £5!
Sonny and I have tried so many lovely places over the last few months. There aren’t many on our doorstep in Seven Sisters so we have to travel- you’re used to that living in London anyway and tricky pram rides with a toddler aside, there are so many gems to get excited about! Sonny is … More Best places to go with a toddler in London 2022
(AD- PR Invite- all views my own) We had the most loveliest of visits to the very sweet, and perfect family museum, the Postal Museum, which is just a quick 15 minute walk from Kings Cross station. It’s a very lovely day out for special family time, and one to add to your agenda if … More The Postal Museum- have you been yet?
It isn’t only that when you are on local only restriction that you realise how much love you have for a place, but it certainly helps! I know I’m not the only one feeling the same way, and I’m constantly writing little lists of where I’d like to get back to, or try for the … More 10 London venues to visit post lockdown
Spitalfields, which encompasses the areas around Liverpool Street and Brick Lane, is by far one of my favourite London areas. I love the carefully preserved Huguenot housing streets which exist from the early 18th century as part of London’s then booming silk weaving industry, the multiple bars and restaurants, the markets available and the amazing … More Guide to Spitalfields
This is the alternative guide for those who have been to London a few times and done the classic and much touted London tourist attractions, and also those who know London well/fairly well, and are looking for more London inspo! Of course at current, all of these will be closed due to national UK lockdown, … More My alternative London highlights guide!
It’s been quite hard to get this list nailed to 11, as of course there are sooo many possibilities! Please check out the websites listed for what each venue/location may currently be offering during lockdown and post lockdown periods! Post updated October 2020. 1.Victoria Park Victoria Park or Vicky Park as it is known to … More 11 of the best things to do/eat/see in East London!
In spite of the fact I have lived here now for 15 years, it would be of course impossible for me to say I have seen everywhere or know everywhere in London. Impossible! I know pockets of everywhere but can’t say I know everywhere in the slightest (I’m not sure who could). I’m not your … More 5 of my never visited London spots for you to also consider!
This was our first time to 120 Fenchurch Street, and it certainly met our expectations. Its essentially a viewing platform, with restaurant and bar a floor below, just a short jaunt from Bank station, or super close to Fenchurch Street overground. The entrance and the art display ceiling is stunning on arrival, and I understand … More A New Year must: visit to 120 Fenchurch Street