Palm Leaves, Poorly Toes & Passenger

A very exciting Tuesday as far as Tuesday’s go, Mum and Me visited Kew Gardens to celebrate her birthday and then the rest of the fam and my bestest friend, her fam, also her best friend and her Mum, joined us to watch Passenger (who also happens to be the best friends boyf) play a wonderful show at Kew The Music.

A spectacularly rainy day didn’t dampen the magic and my poorly toe survived 10km of wandering! We ate well and danced until darkness before giggles on the train home making all the seats very soggy!

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Christmas Markets & Vegan Doughnuts

Ok so ‘recent’ trip is a little generous, Christmas was like 6 months ago but hey ho!

First things first, let’s get it out of the way, this trip was marred by fear and worry due to the Christmas Market terror attack during our trip. It was mostly fear and worry by those who were not there and who were worrying about us. It is really important to me to not let this fear (mine or others) hinder plans and dreams, living in fear is only empowering the maniacs behind such attacks.

We had a fantastic trip and only the last two days were affected, I managed to keep the incident hidden from my travelling companion (a 13 year old worrier) until we got to the airport. We got home safely and did our best not to let the insanity of a few effect our opinion and experience of the city. Our close proximity to the attack and having been enjoying the markets ourselves only made my heart feel heavier for those killed.

Now let’s talk vegan doughnuts – f*ck you terrorists!!


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