Indian Tempest by William Shakespeare at The Globe London

The Globe

If you follow the blog then you’d know how much I love The Globe, a summer in London just isn’t complete with at least a couple of visits.This time I was off to see Indian Tempest which was performed in Continue reading Indian Tempest by William Shakespeare at The Globe London

Sensational Butterflies at the London Natural History Museum

Red butterfly

A promised myself that I would get out and about this summer and the wonderful weather in London has made it easy. A friend invited me along to the sensational butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum. The museum is Continue reading Sensational Butterflies at the London Natural History Museum

Venus & Adonis by William Shakespeare at The Globe London

The Globe

  Since visiting for the first time last summer, Shakespeares Globe theatre in London. I simply adore everything about the Globe, from the location on the river to the intimacy of the building, and when you exit the building the Continue reading Venus & Adonis by William Shakespeare at The Globe London

Lichtenstein: A Retrospective at the Tate Modern

Lichtenstein

  I grew up with a Lichtenstein print in the hallway, but had never taken the time to see more of his work. A fellow culture vulture has membership at the Tate Modern on London’s bankside and she was kind Continue reading Lichtenstein: A Retrospective at the Tate Modern

Recipe: Lilo Loves Chilli Con Carne, perfect snow food

Chilli Con Carne

With snow gripping the UK right now it was time to raid the cupboards and see what I could rustle up. If you are a regular visitor to my blog then you’ll know how much I love comfort food and Continue reading Recipe: Lilo Loves Chilli Con Carne, perfect snow food

Top 5 review of 2012

As we welcome in 2013, I take a look back at five of my favourite posts from 2012. It was a busy year in true Lilo style, with lots of eating, reading and a spot of shopping thrown in. Enjoy! Continue reading Top 5 review of 2012

Private Viewing: Victoria and Albert Museum

BALLGOWNS British Glamour Since 1950 at the Victoria and Albert museum

I was recently lucky enough to attend a private viewing of the Hollywood Costume exhibition at my favourite museum, the Victoria and Albert. The evening kicked off at 6.30pm with lucky attendees treated to movie star treatment with champagne and Continue reading Private Viewing: Victoria and Albert Museum

The Tea House, Covent Garden

Tea Selection

I decided to pay a long overdue visit to The Tea House, Covent Garden. Situated on Neal Street in Central London, The Tea House is a destination spot for all tea lovers. I find that shopping in the evening is Continue reading The Tea House, Covent Garden

Oliver Bonas: Two Little Birds

Oliver Bonas

My niece recently turned 18 and I spent weeks racking my brain of what I could possibly get the 18 year old who has everything. While killing time waiting for a train at the fabulous Kings Cross train station I Continue reading Oliver Bonas: Two Little Birds

For the love of Borough Market

Pumpkins at Borough Market

A few weeks ago I visited Borough Market on what seems to have been the last autumnal day of the year. It had rained all week but lady luck was raining down on us as Saturday was a beautiful sunny, crisp Continue reading For the love of Borough Market