Bold Confidence in Notting Hill

Bold Confidence in Notting Hill

As this post is going up on New Year's Eve - it seems so apt that this particular adventure encapsulates my word for 2017 - BOLD. On our last full day in London, Jeff and I explored Notting Hill Gate. It is one of my favorite neighborhoods in all of London with its bright and vibrant color schemes, unique shops and markets and the quaint village-feel that makes you forget you are in a giant world city. 

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Westminster, Sunday Roasts and Growing Up

Westminster, Sunday Roasts and Growing Up

On our weekend day in London, we made the absolute most of the perfect blue skies and walked our way to one of my favorite spots - Westminster Bridge near the houses of parliament. This was the first place I went after touching down in London and dropping my bags at my college flat. My friend Carrie and I took the tube down to Westminster stop to see the clock tower and prove to ourselves that we had in fact actually moved to London - and that we were not dreaming. 

This time I had the same urge to feel that magical joy of standing on the precipice of a dream and my reality. Here I was finally back in London...with my husband....and one of my best friends...and did I mention the sunshine? We had a right romp around. 

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