Posts Categorized: London

Eating Cheap in London

I do a lot of freelance work, and lately, well…the well has dried up a bit, so I’ve been living on my cash reserves. Which, when you’re an American in London, it can be pretty crappy having a slim wallet with big pounds (badum-chh). Needing to stretch my money, I have been eating cheap in… Read more »

Lana Del Rey at the Hammersmith Apollo

I guess this is her first UK tour but, really stoked I got to see Lana del Rey in London at the Hammersmith Apollo Theatre yesterday. Eighty minutes of pouting, vulnerable asides between songs, and theatrical antics made the show. I’m glad I got to see her on the 20th of May–I had to stand… Read more »

Camden Market Vintage Shops

Some of my favorite pieces in my wardrobe are second hand–there’s no secret there. I like having unique things without spending a million dollars on designer duds. You can often find high-end items at thrift shops for cheap, which isn’t as great as free, but it is better than paying out the ass. I had… Read more »

Finally: The Borough Market Grilled Cheese Experience

I was feeling better today, a lot better, I’d say I’m 95% now, and I think that’s close enough to being able to brave crowds and drink strange beverages without hating yourself, right. I finally had the Borough Market Grilled Cheese that I had been dreaming about, and my god, it was heaven. Now, the… Read more »

Borough Market

I am a self-professed foodie, and when I heard that one of the world’s prime pig-0ut destinations was in London, I knew that I had to get on that, stat. How have I never heard of Borough Market? I don’t know, I also have never seen Titanic, so it’s really not entirely surprising I suppose…. Read more »