• North America,  Travel

    A Familiar City Called New York

    Storytime: Against my better judgement I got into an Uber with a crazy lady. I’ll explain – Mutay and I had just braved a 12hr+ coach journey from Toronto to New York and I wasn’t really feeling to search for the subway to trek all the way to Brooklyn. So, I ordered an Uber. The Uber came pretty quick – he parked, came to help us load our suitcases in the trunk and at this point, I could see he was talking, but I thought he was on the phone or something. Lo and behold when we open the car door, who is sitting there? The previous passenger he had picked…

  • Life

    #July4thWithThree

    Living in the UK, July 4th isn’t something that I would usually celebrate. In fact, I’ve never celebrated it. When I received an email being invited to a July 4th party hosted by Three, the network service provider, I was intrigued. With the promise of a free bar, American BBQ and snacks, and a selfie booth, my boyf and I made our way to Bethnal Green to party like it was 1776. (Geddit?  :> ) We were one the first few people to arrive, and we were greeted by the lovely Elly who quickly explained all the fun things we would be doing throughout the evening, and I was given the handset I would be…