Oxford on a rainy day – Foodies Festival

Despite a rather rainy day this Sunday, we went to Oxford for the Foodies Festival and regretted nothing. From spiraled potatoes on a skew, to the biggest Persian wrap I ever had, Prosecco bars and coconut water, there was a lot to stuff your face with. I started with olives – big, juicy, marinated olives. Then moved on to…

A summer day in Brighton

Sit back, relax and enjoy! And that is what I just did this Saturday, after a particularly stressful week in London. Brighton was superb, like a true British seaside town.  It’s my second time visiting, but this time the sun and incredibly high temperatures made everything feel even more special! We sunbathed, stuffed our faces…

Hampstead Heath

Me and my friend Diana love spending our Sundays in Hampstead Heath. We don’t just take the journey up north because of the beautiful Parliament Hill view or the old-fashioned bathing ponds; we like to look at houses and day dream about how it would be like to live there. So we imagine ourselves waking up…

Brussels with a touch of Bruges

I took a trip to Brussels in May and loved every second of it. As you might have guessed by now, I am a foodie. In fact, my favourite part about travelling is getting to eat in lots of new places and experience new dishes. That is how I discovered the most delicious beef stew,…

Bake Studio

A while ago I chose to go back to Romania and start my own business. Well, actually to continue what my parents started more than 20 years ago, but run it independently. Here’s the story. I’m pretty sure that many of my friends in London didn’t quite believe I was actually quitting my perfect job to…

5 business principles I learned from babysitting a 5 year-old

In my many endeavors to live a full and happy life, I decided to also follow my old desire to work with kids, whilst organizing the first steps towards opening the bakery. While waiting for additional funding, I have enough spare time to dedicate myself to this activity as well. So one day, almost immediately after posting…