When I say dark I mean pitch black. It’s not like when you turn off the light in the kitchen, you can still find your way there. I am talking about going to a restaurant you’ve never seen and enter a very dark room, guided by a blind person. I was chatting to a colleague […]Read More Have you ever thought of dining in the dark?
Like setting up a table for 12, finding it so easy. Or when you always have a bottle opener in your bag. My almost three years in catering ended up quite recently. I remember my first shift as it was yesterday, at Battersea Power Station. I had clearly no idea of what I was doing, but I […]Read More Some things will never change.
A month. January has been quiet and with a lot of time to myself. I used it to think about all sort of things, to read, to catch up with Homeland. Last week, thought, my friend that lives in Milan came to visit. It has been a relaxed weekend as well, after all it’s January, […]Read More Otherworlds: visions of our Solar System.
Rookery Manor is a lovely location for a wedding. This is the place that my friends picked, less than an hour from Bristol and with such a beautiful garden to take the wedding pictures. It was sunny enough to have a very good photo shot with family and friends. I arrived in Bristol on Thursday evening and […]Read More The Bristol Wedding and a day trip to Bath.
Imagine you live in London since 3 years. Imagine you have never been to an afternoon tea yet. Imagine then that you have an amazing friend that decides to take you there as a belated birthday present. Well, now you have got the idea of my sunday afternoon. Oh, sorry. I just forgot to mention […]Read More Afternoon tea at Le Méridien Piccadilly.
Welcome to Puglia! This is one of my favorite places on earth. How do I know it? I can feel it. The south Italian region of Puglia is where my mum was born in 1952. She comes from a big traditional family (8 siblings) and both my grandparents were from there. When my mum was […]Read More The story of another wedding and another birthday.
This is a love story. The love story of two of my good friends that got married last weekend in Trieste. It’s been a quick (and physically tiring) weekend but every second of it was worth it. The weather was perfect, the location was amazing and they were so beautiful that I almost cried with […]Read More The wedding season is here… hello summer!