Tagged with winter

Going on a summer holiday?

Going on a summer holiday?

Holidays. For those of us who unfortunately haven’t (yet) managed to find ourselves a career we feel passionate about, they are often the thing that keeps us going. No sooner have we arrived back from one holiday, we find ourselves already looking forward to the next. A few weeks ago, TheRationalOptimist explored the various pros … Continue reading

Celebrating the sunshine

Celebrating the sunshine

I love life in Europe. With one small exception… an unfortunate season known as winter. In my cities of choice, Paris and London, winter does powerful things. It sucks away any traces of blue and smudges the sky grey. It does a magic trick that David Copperfield would be proud of, disappearing the sun from … Continue reading

List love: perfect foods for winter

List love: perfect foods for winter

Winter has officially started in Australia, and while this may mean that the long days in beer gardens, lounging around in summer dresses or shorts and thongs are over, it does mean that the time has come to snuggle indoors with big glasses of red wine, some DVDs, and some delicious comfort food. Here are … Continue reading