It feels like breaking up with somebody you loved, but you know love is not enough so there is no point in going further in the relationship. It has been five years since I moved to London. I remember that evening very well, heavy backpack on my shoulders and being hosted by this guy I […]Read More This is a Love letter, London.
It’s almost painful but it’s time to say goodbye to 2016. I can only describe it with one word: adventurous. Last year the first thing I wrote on my list of what I wanted to achieve in 2016 was “to travel more”. I am writing this on my way to Barcelona, for my 15th trip of […]Read More Farewell 2016!
It has been quiet on the blog recently so I thought the best way to come back was talking about food, my true love. As you might know from a previous post, I am a massive fan of Mercato Metropolitano, the new Italian market that opened in Elephant and Castle/Borough area. When I was claiming […]Read More Food tasting at Mercato Metropolitano: Parmigiano and Parma ham week!
My passion for wines started when I was around 20 years old. But I didn’t know yet. I remember a themed party when I was study in Germany during my Erasmus, something like 8 years ago. My friend and I decided to have a wine themed party where everyone had to bring a bottle – […]Read More WSET Level 1: how I got into wines.
This past Wednesday I went to “Venue and events 2016” which is a yearly event organised by Squaremeal, where you have tons of events/venue/food suppliers. I usually go to get some inspiration for our Christmas party and team building activities. This year I also had another opportunity: becoming a judge for the “Canapé Squaremeal cup”. […]Read More Canapé judge: tasting tiny food.
On a normal 17th of September 2012, I was on a plane heading to London thinking that after 6 months I would have been back home again. And here I am, 4 years later in my London living room. Who would have thought? If I think back, I see myself with short hair moving around […]Read More 4 years and counting.
Food makes my life better. In fact, while writing this post I am eating or better snacking with some Parma ham and olives from Italy. But let’s start from the beginning. I try to have all my weekends planned and I always go to the gym at 12pm on Saturdays – a good way to […]Read More Chronicles of a foodie weekend.