Kawaii, or cute (in Japanese), could possibly be the easiest way to describe Japan in one word. The food is presented in cute shapes and bowls with little umbrellas, every store sells fluffy sparkly rainbow items, and even the toilet seats are heated for the comfort of your bottom. After a long silly-sarcastic-storytelling hiatus (or […]Read more "#Kawaii"
It’s unusual to walk into a store and see everything you’d ever wished for. But I recall experiencing this feeling when I entered a Zara store in Madrid last year. How I managed to leave with ONLY a long fringed handbag, and not the entire store, beats me…Read more "On The Fringe"
New Zealand is a magical land where the city meets the mountains, lakes are bluer than the sky and traffic lights are replaced with weird roundabouts where people try their hardest to smash into you.Read more "Land of Lakes – Part 1"
I’ve never been one for ‘resolutions’ as such… If you want to do something then why not just do it? The change of one number at the end of a date won’t make anyone love burpees, won’t induce a hatred of deep fried anything, won’t stop wine feeling like it should be consumed by the bottle (it […]Read more "The Anti-Resolutionist’s Resolutions"