The Street Where I Live

British by birth, New Yorker by nature.

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TGIF! Hope you have plans for a lovely one (in fact, here's to no plans at all). I'm exhausted after a jam packed week, and so looking forward to a day off- I'm totally planning on doing a Romy Schneider (seen above, in a still from classic French movie La Piscine) listening to some jams and inspired by Michael Pollan's rad new Netflix series , maybe attempting my first sour dough loaf. Hoping you have a beautiful one, friends. See you on Monday.


The inspirational story of a weightlifter's journey from teenage mother to Olympic medalist

Nothing says love like a heart shaped succulent

Mary Oliver on what attention really means, and a moving elegy for her soulmate ("she was style, and she was an old loneliness that nothing could quite wipe away...")

Now you can colour in your very own RBG!

Oh to be this baby (doesn't this sound like the start of a great novel?)

A fantastic piece on why not writing is just as important as writing (via the ever-brilliant Dolly Mail)


I'm thoroughly enjoying this charming memoir

Catbird founder Roni Vardi's dreamy home

I feel like my baking game would be immediately upped by wearing this classic apron

A beautiful hairpin for impromptu at-your-desk up-dos

Loving this classic watch brand