“We could be heroes, just for one day” – David Bowie Chances are that growing up you might just have been aware of the world of superheroes. From Superman to Batman to Wonder Woman, heroes are all around us. They inspire us to be the best versions of ourselves, and they encourage us to dream and reach beyond everything we… View Post

One of the things you may not know about me is that I am a BA History graduate. I studied at King’s College London (KCL for life), and focused  lot of my areas of study on the period historians call ‘Early Modern’ and which everyone else calls ‘Tudors and Stuarts’. I have always loved this era (1500-1750) because it was… View Post

Bit of a click bait title, eh? Sorry about that. But you know what? It couldn’t be more true. I moved to London aged 18. I was a naïve and innocent country bumpkin (I was innocent once, honestly!), and the capital city overwhelmed me. As a child I had hated London; on trips to visit my grandma I complained to… View Post

It’s been a long old week, with one hell of a dip in the middle, but there have been moments of wonderfulness peppered throughout the difficult bits, so let’s get down to it… The Art of the Brick: DC Superheroes. I took the boyfriend to Nathan Sawaya’s latest Lego exhibition, having seen his first one nearly two and a half… View Post