Life

Travel

So far this year I have taken 23 flights…

So far this year I have taken 23 flights. This means a scary amount of time hanging around in airports, and in particular time spent waiting in the boarder control lines to get back into the UK. I snort laugh in the direction of any panicking Brexiters who continue to proclaim that the UK has […]

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Getting a bit philosophical

People keep asking me when I am going to move home

People keep asking me when I am going to move home. I don’t know if it is my advancing years (apparently at 28 I should have kids and an alcohol habit already…I have one of those things), that I have been in London past the 5 year limit or that recent terrorist attacks have made […]

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Getting a bit philosophical

YOLO for adults

A few bitterly sad things that have happened to loved ones recently, as well as the world reinventing the Nazis, has made me think quite hard about how I live my life. So often I feel angry over stupid things, resentful about what others have and I don’t, or like I have wasted my hours […]

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Getting a bit philosophical

But I should

Expectations are a funny thing; icebergs that we keep inside. We actively recognise only the tip of the expectations we have about our lives, the bulk run just underneath our consciousness. “But I should” can come from society, from your family, your friends, or even just from some passing comment you took on as a kid […]

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Expat Help

Why would you live in London?

One thing that amazes me about this little old blog of mine, is the people who read it and then go out of their way to tell me that London is horrible… a) I really don’t give a whole lot of fucks about your opinion and; b) this is a website about loving London, why […]

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Personal

Stress ball, Blixen and Runawaykiwi in a box

Hello ducks Its been a long couple of weeks at Runawaykiwi Towers. For those not in the know, I am an event manager by day and we are now 22 days away from my next biggie: One Live London. It an amazing beast to be working on, but also stressful enough for my colleagues to […]

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