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Book Review :: Pigeon English by Stephen Kelman

Pigeon English by Stephen Kelman hits all the right buttons on the back cover copy and inside flaps. In theory, it sounds like a great coming-of-age novel dealing with race, culture, immigration, acceptance and adolescent violence. However, I had a… Continue Reading →

The Phantom of the Opera in London, England

The stage play was absolutely amazing! It was at Her Majesty’s Theatre in London, which was a small, intimate theatre with 2 balconies and the floor. Our seats were fantastic; we were on the floor, row F, dead centre. The… Continue Reading →

St. Paul’s Cathedral

We had a little “introduction” tour from one of the Friend’s of St. Paul’s. She told us that Old St. Paul’s burned down in The Great Fire of 1663 and the current day St. Paul’s was designed by Christopher Wren… Continue Reading →

Fleet Street, London

Here’s a little homage to Sweeney Todd I found at the present day Fleet Street. Street sign to prove I was actually ON Fleet Street This sign was above some design store. I couldn’t actually see a Barber Shop, unless… Continue Reading →

British Museum

I’ve been trying to make this post for-freaking-ever!! For some reason (I swear I didn’t do it) my pictures-upload have decided to stop working. I never used to use this because I never knew when my blog would move (when… Continue Reading →

I saw Andy Serkis today!

I didn’t run after him, stop him, and meet him… but he walked past me on his cell phone on Argyll Street (he was headed towards Oxford Street) in Central London. WOW. It was actually him… no mistaking that face… Continue Reading →

On The Eye

After the Zoo on Friday, we went to make a reservation on the London Eye (Millennium Wheel) and later met friends on Oxford Street. CW and I went on the London Eye the first year I came to England for… Continue Reading →

To the Zoo We Go!

On Friday we all went to the London Zoo. We had a lot of fun, got to see the penguins being fed, saw the llamas, and the lion roared at us! (I just asked Coleen the spelling of her name… Continue Reading →

Natural History Museum

On Thursday we went to the Natural History Museum here in London. Why? Because we wanted to (and it’s free). NJ is here for the weekend from Manchester, so CW and I met him at Euston and we carried on…. Continue Reading →

Yarn from I Knit London

Last time when I went to I Knit, I saw Artegano… I’ve never seen it before and their “Hummingbird” line is 100% alpaca. YumYum! So I went back yesterday (Thursday) and was looking at the colourways… and if you know… Continue Reading →

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