Today we are be celebrating 75th VE Day (Victory in Europe) – the day when the Second War Ended. Most of Europe celebrates it on the 8th of May, but all post-Soviet countries special day is the 9th of May – purely because of the difference of the time zones at the moment of signing!... Continue Reading →
Yesterday was exactly a month since everything has changed. On Friday the 13th of March was my first ‘working from home’ day until further notice. We went on a lockdown ahead of the government’s advice. We started to abide the rules a couple of days before Boris put them down in writing. Better safe than... Continue Reading →
I’ve been meaning to share my story for a while, but I didn’t have the strength... I was too embarrassed to talk about it, I didn't want to victimise myself, or simply just not give an extra thought to this dreadful part of my life... And as a result I've been finding excuses not to... Continue Reading →
...This year I focused on myself. I got my physical and mental health in order, I stopped trying to please everyone, and I did things that made me happy...
First time I came across The Handle Bar cafe was when my friend Krista took me there for a brunch. I must admit, until that moment, I wasn't even aware of its existence, but what a great find it was! I immediately loved the atmosphere, and my brunch was absolutely outstanding. I've been there a... Continue Reading →
Don't complain about the cold - here are my secrets on how to enjoy this [not always miserable] weather