DURBAN; Beverly Hills Hotel

Durban oh Durban! Where to start.. This gorgeous coastal city located on South African, eastern KwaZulu-Natal province is an absolute must see!

Living in London and missing home, my one of a kind family planned what I can only describe as the best surprise – a birthday weekend away in Durban!

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Current Reads 🤓

I’ve always enjoyed taking family and friend’s recommendation’s on what to read. Although more recently, with work, my blog, socialising etc. I find it challenging to actually make time to read. This is a constant WIP.

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Stylist Live 2017

Last year, I vividly remember seeing images and videos from Stylist Live and immediately feeling the desire to go! Only problem being it was already over!

This year however, I made sure to get tickets somewhat in advance and free up the afternoon to wonder through numerous pop ups boutiques and listen to some of my favourite presenters being interviewed.

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MNKY HSE, London

 A couple of week’s ago I went out for dinner with some friends to MNKY HSE. MNKY HSE is a Latin American Restaurant in Mayfair, London.

I will say this now, unless you are willing to spend a fair amount of your hard earned coin for uniquely flavoured small plates, this is probably not the restaurant for you. With that being said, every penny was worth it!

We started the evening with some cocktails, MNKY Btch and San Abello Sauvignon Blanc as the small plates began to float in.

The combination of the Yellow Tail Aguachile with the fruity-like dressing was incredible and tasted somewhat refreshing. I would have never paired Tuna with Quinoa, however this was perfection! The Bluefin Tuna melted in your mouth whilst the Crispy quinoa gave it that little bit of crunch and texture! Rock Shrimp Tempura was equally delicious.

Although tasty, the tacos and tostada’s were not particularly amazing in relation to the other small plates. The MNKY Blk Cod was devine and one of the favourites. The Baby Glazed Chicken and Lamb Chops were both full of flavour and easy to eat.

To finish off, as though we needed even more to eat after the numerous plates already consumed, we decided to get a couple of desserts. The Smoked Chocolate Fondant and Pumpkin Brûlée – so glad we ordered these! They were beautifully light and finished within seconds!

Overall, MNKY HSE was a one of a kind experience and definitely worth trying out!



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