There is a certain stigma that now surrounds the New Year's Resolution, reserved only -it seems- for faddy diets and promises of being a "better" person, by whatever self imposed benchmark we choose. People make promises and then swiftly begin the countdown to their inevitable failure. Ever the optimist, though, I wholeheartedly embrace the clean slate … Continue reading 2017: Take a deep breath, here we go.
When I started Rightly or Leftly way back in the summer, it was partly because I was frustrated that big corporations were seemingly monopolising every marketplace with little regard to sustainability or ethical practices. The more I have researched into this, the more I've been overwhelmed by the sheer number of small businesses trying to … Continue reading Green Living Product Review: Urban Planty
A week or so ago I was searching Netflix for some light hearted entertainment when I stumbled across “Chefs Table”. I’m immediately drawn like a moth to a flame towards anything that so much as hints toward having any kind of food photography in it, so I clicked play. What I wasn’t expecting was such … Continue reading FOOD PASSION: Italians
Ok, there are a million and one travel guides out there, all claiming to have the insider scoop on a city. These days they mostly rely on crowdsourcing and as such are constantly being updated to include the hottest spots of the moment. I admit that I use these myself and find them invaluable, particularly … Continue reading Budapest: A RightlyOrLeftly Whistlestop Guide
*Okay, okay, I know I’m stretching the analogy a bit here: Ancient Egyptian Queen Cleopatra famously bathed in asses’ milk. But I’m sure, had she been sent the super moisturising Camel Milk Soap bar by Katya at The Online Medina as I recently have been, she would have been a convert too. Those of you … Continue reading Bathe Like Royalty* With Ethical Camel Milk Soap
If you follow me on Instagram or Twitter, you'll know that I'm currently in beautiful, underrated Timisoara in Romania for a conference with work. Life has been pretty hectic these past few weeks, so I on Monday I put together a quick photo post for Budapest, as a teaser of what was to come when … Continue reading Prague: A Photo Post
I'm currently preparing last minute for yet another business trip, this time to Romania, so it's going to take me some time to sort through all my trip highlights from Budapest and Prague and share them in any sort of coherent form! (Nothing in my life is coherent at the moment! :p ) I thought … Continue reading Budapest: A Photo Post