Category Archives: Lifestyle

CRUEL SUMMER, CRUEL WORLD

I have been feeling low lately. I’m talking incredibly, monumentally down. With the outcome of the EU referendum coupled with the horrendous spate of murders of black men and women…

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ROUT(IN)E TO SUCCESS

Perception is a strange thing. I am often left quite baffled by people’s perception of me and my lifestyle. Let some tell it, I’ve all but made it. Okay, so…

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A QUINTESSENTIAL WEDDING PLAN

Since getting engaged in February, a new world has opened up to me that I have somehow (albeit reluctantly) submerged myself in. Yes, welcome Toya to the crazy world of…

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SIMPLICITY

There comes a time when we must consolidate and condense. Sometimes we complicate things too much by doing too much. Or by having too much stuff. Recently I’ve been quite…

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MOTIVATION

I don’t know if you’ve been able to tell by the flurry of frequent posts lately, but I seem to be on a bit of a blogging roll. I will…

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A FEW OF MY FAVOURITE THINGS

Similar to a YouTube haul (without the video), I thought I would share a few of the things I have been loving at the moment. I am currently making an…

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MUSINGS + MOTIFS

Recently I have had the opportunity to spend more time with my longest and dearest friend (who, incidentally, took the pictures for this blog post). It’s funny because months and…

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BRIXTON

  “Don’t be fooled by the rocks that I got. I’m still, I’m still Berry from the block.” ― J.Lo (remixed)   I remember as a kid (perhaps as young…

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KOCKTAILS AT KOUZU

I love discovering new places to eat and drink, especially GOOD places that are centrally located and easy to get to after work. I work crazy hours and a large…

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