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Spend a Penny

Shopping in London: How to spend a penny or two with some fabulous retail therapy, dahling!

Best museum shops in London

The best museum shops in London

Last updated on March 12th, 2021 at 05:24 pmHow much fun is it to browse and buy in a museum shop? It’s my guilty pleasure, and I must admit, I could get lost for hours snooping around London’s fabulous museum and gallery gift shops. And with “are we aren’t we” lockdown and social distancing, the…

London’s best independent bookshops, Bookshops of London

Bookshops of London

Last updated on January 27th, 2021 at 03:08 pmLondon is arguably the greatest literary city in the world, and there is nothing better than losing yourself in the stacks and shelves of the capital’s bookshops. Sadly, lockdown and social distancing have thrown an economic spanner in the works for our capital’s booksellers. But fret not…

How to be dandy in London and shopping for men

How to be a Dandy in London

Last updated on June 2nd, 2021 at 07:11 amThe British Dandy is still alive and well, and if you look closely, you’ll see them dotted all around London, especially during the Summer Season.  A male friend of mine took me on a “man about town” weekend together with some other beaus and Berties who work…

HOT CROSS MUM

Last updated on October 23rd, 2017 at 04:25 amIt’s the usual mayhem and madness. School breaks up in an hour, and Mrs Bunny has yet to procure a single Easter egg. With a household diet of vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, “I’m on a diet” or “I don’t give a crap as long as it’s chocolate and doesn’t have Marmite…