Pavlova is an iconic New Zealand dessert and for me it brings back strong memories of summer barbecues growing up. Pavlova is like a meringue but it has a gooey marshallowey centre.
Between his skin and hers, there was the smallest of spaces, barely enough for air, for this slick of sweat now chilling. Even still, a third person, their marriage, had slid in.
The Alvear Palace Hotel is one of the oldest hotels in Buenos Aires and I’ve been wanting to have afternoon tea there for quite some time. Recently my friend turned 30 and was also about to leave the country so it seem like a good excuse to go.
Over the last few months I’ve been trying to write more fiction and in the last few weeks I’ve been finding it quite hard. I’ve just been a bit stuck for ideas, which has meant I’ve struggled to sit down and write and at times I’ve been distracted. It’s not a great feeling having the urge to… More In Search of Inspiration and Motivation
Sorry to go on about it but I’m rather sick of winter. The winter isn’t even that bad here in Buenos Aires but I just want nice warm days where I can sit on my balcony sipping my coffee and where I don’t have to wear a coat. Sadly I think I still have another… More Life Lately
There is nothing better than snuggling up in bed with a book during the winter months. This winter I’ve been making my way through a hefty pile of books
If you are in Buenos Aires and thinking of things to do, you need to add la Bomba del Tiempo to your do to list. Bomba del Tiempo is a percussion band with 16 members that drum out improvised rhythmic beats every Monday night of the year at the Konex theatre in the downtown Buenos Aires suburb… More La Bomba del Tiempo
Yesterday I woke up with the urge to paint. I haven’t painted in over 10 years so I didn’t have paints or anything in the house.
It was my birthday yesterday and I turned 30. My boyfriend had to go away for work a couple of days before, meaning I wouldn’t see him on the day, so we celebrated early by making an escape to Tigre on the Friday. I love Tigre, it’s only an hour from Buenos Aires but when you… More Weekend Escape to Tigre
The winter is not too long in Buenos Aires, nor is it particularly harsh but it definitely exists. Many tourists come here thinking it will be warm all year round but that really isn’t the case. Buenos Aires is a lot of fun in the summer but there is also quite a bit to do… More Things To Do in Buenos Aires- Winter Edition