April reading list

So, moving cities, dealing with admin and getting settled into a new life all take some time. I used this time to get back in touch with myself, and I spent a lot of it reading! I thought it would be a good idea to share what I've been reading over the last while and … Continue reading April reading list

Things to know before moving to London #6 – finding somewhere to live

So you're thinking of moving to London, finding somewhere to live is most probably high on your list of things to do. First things first - it is really hard to sign a lease without a job already. Most agents will need proof of your employment, your salary information, and some will even phone your … Continue reading Things to know before moving to London #6 – finding somewhere to live

Notes to Strangers – Andy Leek

One of my favourite things about walking around London and exploring different neighbourhoods is that you are just never sure what you're going to find. I've really been enjoying spotting these Notes to Strangers, that artist Andy Leek has been leaving all over London. Sometimes they just give you that small pick me up that … Continue reading Notes to Strangers – Andy Leek

Things to know before moving to London #5 – packing up your life

So, you've decided to move your entire life to a new city or country. This is a big decision obvs. When you're trying to pack up your life and relocate, it doesn't matter whether London is your destination or not, you're going to have to do some down-scaling. There is currently A LOT of talk … Continue reading Things to know before moving to London #5 – packing up your life

Walking the Seven Sisters

Before moving to London, I saw a couple of photos on Instagram from people who had walked along the Seven Sisters and I was in awe of how amazing it looked. It was 1000% on my bucket list before I even touched down in London town. (Ha! Hopefully you will also have that American Boy … Continue reading Walking the Seven Sisters

Things to know before moving to London #4 – negotiating your salary

So you've decided to move (or you have already moved to London), and of course, you're looking for a job. What I found the hardest was trying to figure out what my salary should be and how to know if the salary on offer was reasonable or not. Below I'm sharing a few of the … Continue reading Things to know before moving to London #4 – negotiating your salary