I like long holidays by the beach and endless walks across London, New York and the world’s different towns and cities, so that I can feel their pace and get to know them; the magic of a well-lit boulevard and the seclusion of a hidden, noiseless street; the scent of freshly ground coffee, brown chocolate made with lush vegan ingredients and grilled seafood ideally served … Continue reading Rules of Engagement.
I have recently returned from a trip back home. True to the promise I had made to myself (and to some others) ahead of travelling there, I used some of my time to de-clutter my parents’ apartment. I managed to get through most the possessions I had stored in the bedroom and that I had gathered during my student and high school years, mostly books, … Continue reading enough.
There is this place on Kent Avenue in Williamsburg that makes the most surprising coffee I have ever had. I discovered it last autumn when my friend visited me from Virginia and I promised to take her someplace where they made good coffee. I was surprised myself by how good it actually was, when I ordered a decaf soya latte and tasted it to find an … Continue reading Sweetleaf, 135 Kent Ave., Williamsburg.
Elixir des Merveilles (Hermes). This one is great during the summer. It is elegant, fresh and it feels rich. Jo Malone (Lime Basil & Mandarin). I love the mystery behind it. I first found it through someone that I used to live with. It creates a sense of attraction and want and I immediately felt I had to have it. Pure Poison (Christian Dior). My … Continue reading Perfumes I Heart.
On 1st of January this year, I ventured out on a long stroll through New York City. I walked across Williamsburg Bridge into Manhattan and a few streets into the Lower East Side found Freemans Alley. It is a place known for two things: the former is interesting graffiti and quirky advertising messaging (here some work by this guy called Dirk). The latter is Freemans, … Continue reading Free on Freemans Alley.
That is a shame. Personality is the reason we love cats in the first place. Continue reading “Personality” Killed The Cat.