Artsy All Over!

Art in Shoreditch

First of all, I think this graffiti is grammatically incorrect. I think a crucial “A” was lost somewhere along the way. Furthermore, I think the sentiment is probably more applicable to what’s going on in the U.S. right now, but instead of nitpicking I’m just going to say that this is quite cool and an important message to keep in mind.

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the best banana bread!

Chicken & Waffles at Sunday

Let’s start this blog post at Sunday, a cafΓ© in the quiet neighborhood of Barnsbury. While the neighborhood itself is not particularly known for its good eats, everyone knows about Sunday. Seriously, on a weekday afternoon, every seat was occupied. The menu is full of brunch classics, so I got the chicken and waffles, topped with a carrot and corn slaw. The chicken was some of the best I’ve ever had, crispy on the outside and tender inside. I also got an iced tea, which was a mix of earl grey, berry rooibos, and lemonade. It was a cool and refreshing farewell to summer.

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I feel like I’ve lived here my whole life!

London Tube Station

These past few days I have really started to settle in here. I think a big part of this is because I finally switched my SIM card and now have cell service everywhere, making it much easier to navigate and relax. I’ve also been trying to get lost a bit more now that I can always Google Maps my location, because I’ve found that some of the coolest parts of cities are ones you run into by accident.

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