So what are you giving up for Lent? I’ll never forget the first time I was asked this question and who asked me. More than twenty-five years ago, when I had a fun stint as a petite model (anybody remember that), one of the more serious models posed this question.
Though a Christian all my life, [...]
On the heels of the acclaimed London Fashion Week, came the much awaited London Fashion Weekend (LFW), a style extravaganza for the fashion conscious members of the public. That’s me, and my BFF, of course, who flew over from New York for the weekend.
Paul got the tickets as a Christmas gift.
Anyhow, on Saturday, with our [...]
In London, we are bombarded with sounds, as daily construction work progresses and life in general takes it course, horns honking, sirens screaming, people shouting and so on. Even when I am running, I hear the jingling of bicycle bells and the rustling noise the tires make on the boardwalk.
As I write this blog, the [...]
Ever went along with the crowd for the sake of keeping peace? If not, you’re in the minority. The majority, according to psychologist, follow a path that they don’t agree with at one time or another, often for fear of being socially excluded.
This concept, pluralistic ignorance, is at the centre of many historical atrocities and [...]
Over the years, the restaurant scene in London has gone from abysmal to laudable, so I am told. As far as I am concerned, it has always been pretty good. In my 16-year experience here, the capital has been on the upswing with celebrity chefs putting it on the food map.
The trouble with this is [...]