the self-love blog

  • My love letter to food

    January 4, 2021 by

    My adoration for food can appear unusual, unsettling and straight up unrealistic. I relish in dedicating large time slots to scrolling endlessly on food blogs, restaurant websites and recipes. I have very strong opinions about reputable chefs; Nigella Lawson for one is a godsend. My obsession has spiralled in the recent years now that that… Read more

  • Recipe: no-waste carrot top pesto

    November 24, 2020 by

    Ingredients: 1-2 bunches of carrot tops (just the feathery part, not the stem), A handful of basil 30g of chopped Walnuts 100ml of Olive Oil 25 of Parmesan Pulse the carrot tops and basil into a paste in a blender Add chopped walnut and cheese and continue to pulse Add olive oil until the paste… Read more

  • My Louvre Highlights

    October 8, 2020 by

    My visit to the Louvre last December shifted the way I experience museums. I have formulated a new method of making the most of my museum experience which I have laid out in below steps: research key pieces Make a list of pieces to see and where they are found in the gallery order the… Read more

  • avoiding burnout

    October 8, 2020 by

    As someone that has suffered burnout twice in the last 2 years, it appears that I have not learnt from my own mistakes, in fact it seems that once again, I’m actually, in real time, heading towards a breakdown. I have issues with optimism and for setting far-reaching goals that I then break and bend… Read more

  • 8 apps you NEED if you are moving to China

    September 24, 2020 by

    first thing, add the chinese keyboard to your phone as you’ll never know when you’ll need it and chances are that you will need it. if you speak chinese, then biadu map is the most convenient app to use but if not, then your iphone maps will work just as well too. wechat it’s used… Read more

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