NOT YOUR AVERAGE PIZZA PARLOUR

SOMETIMES ALL I WANT is a good old fashioned pizza. Just pizza, nothing else – no frills, no fanfare, no elaborate toppings, no fancy side dishes or silver service. I just want my pizza thin crust, straight out of a proper pizza oven and slammed down in front of me with good humour by some […]

THE ICING ON THE CAKE: 12 X DESSERTS

“I’M NOT GENERALLY A HUGE FAN OF DESSERTS, attempting to minimise sugar and fat intake, but after lockdown I was craving the social aspect of cafe life, so I spent time both with friends and alone enjoying coffee, drinks and desserts in some of the best outdoor establishments in London, the South Of France and […]

MULTI-TALENTED: ANYA McCALL HAS ARRIVED

“FOR AN APPRECIATOR OF GOOD MUSIC, few occasions are more fantastic than coming across a major new talent, so when a friend of mine posted her daughter singing a cover version of Adele’s ‘Someone Like You’, I – along with everyone else who heard it – was completely blown away; I immediately listened to it […]

EASIGRASS: ROLLING OUT THE GREEN CARPET

“STROLLING THROUGH JARDIN DU LUXEMBOURG in Paris on my way to do a work out, I was pondering on the new and necessary ‘pavement cafe culture’ that’s evolved over the past summer in London. For all time, Europeans have maximised the use of their outside space, mainly because their weather lends itself to it and […]

UNPLUGGED: FREDRIK AND HIS VIKING VOCALS

“YEARS AGO, when I was based full time in my home city of London (LA and Paris since then), I used to be a member of a private gym and spa in south west London – happy times, indeed. Every day, I’d be working out there and occasionally this gorgeous vision of a guy would […]

ARIANA MENASSA: THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT

ABOVE: Ariana sings ‘JUG OF HEARTS’ ARIANA MENASSA is a superstar in the making… you only have to listen the song she penned herself, ‘Butterfly Love‘ (see video, one down, below) plus a few of the cover versions she has on her own Youtube channel to appreciate her tremendous talent. Coincidentally, she sings a few […]

ALESSANDRO VERDENELLI: CUPCAKES WITH A TWIST

‘SUSHI’ and ‘CUPCAKE’ – two very popular search words strung together – and two very harmonious concepts if you look at the result. ‘Sushi Cupcake’ is a casual fine-dining restaurant/cafe in London, SW3, and it was my first stop after being released from the captivity of covid lockdown in the UK; I knew from having […]

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