Berlin ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช

This month, I headed to Germany's vibrant capital, Berlin. It had been my second solo trip this year and I was seriously excited for the next few days! Day 1 Berlin has the most superb transport; easy to navigate, affordable and very frequent! I travelled on a bus, tram, an S Bahn and a U... Continue Reading →

Rachel Reviews: Notes On A Nervous Planet by Matt Haig

Notes Of A Nervous Planet is a book for everyone, offering advice on how to remain sane in a world that is quite the opposite. The author, Matt Haig, explains the reason behind the book and how it can be seen as a follow up to his 2015 memoir, Reasons To Stay Alive. The main... Continue Reading →

Small update

I haven't written a post on here for a while - being 'busy' isn't the greatest excuse but I suppose 'writer's block' was also another reason. So far, 2019 has been eventful; my brother got engaged, my beautiful friend got married and I was offered two jobs! I've also been on holiday, watched several musicals,... Continue Reading →

My Favourite Rom Coms!

  My Netflix list is a compilation of cheesy, romantic films but I noticed many of my favourites weren't on there. As it's Valentine's Day, I took a trip down memory lane to recall some of my top romantic comedy films! Love Actually (2003) It was the ensemble cast -ย  Keira Knightley, Hugh Grant, Tiffany... Continue Reading →

Why I loved ‘Sex Education’

When watching the trailer for Netflix's new coming-of-age comedy, Sex Education, I was sure I wouldn't enjoy it. From the 90 seconds, I gathered it would be an unfunny, predictable show about whingy British teens. I now hold my hands up and admit I was wrong because Sex Education is now one of my favourite... Continue Reading →


2018 has been an amazing year for me. I made new friends at the Black Femme Film events. I ticked off 6 things on my '30 before 30' list. I got a job. I went to the theatre, spa, festivals, birthdays, graduations and weddings! I noticed improvements in my health, physically and mentally. During the... Continue Reading →

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