Katherine MacGregor writes the blog Lady loves Cake. Originally from New Zealand and a travel blogger since 2004, Katherine set up Lady loves cake in response to having ‘settled’ in London’s East End where she enjoys life with Mr Man and little Zoe. She was discovering so much of what London had to offer that friends begged her to let the rest of the world know – this resulted in sharing her adventures which she realised mostly revolved around food, cocktails and great days out with friends exploring London, a love of which continues to this day.
Contrary to the idea that she could be trying to emulate Nigella, Katherine cannot bake to save herself. Her bragging rights include surviving a night stuck in the Mexican desert (thanks to taking a wrong turn, thereby getting her car stuck in sand) and fighting against ferocious mosquitoes in the Borneo jungle…
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Are you thinking of visiting London, but are slightly intimidated about getting an easily bored toddler around the city? Katherine MacGregor has spent the past 16 months negotiating London’s transport system with a buggy plus impatient munchkin, and she’s concluded that it’s really not as bad as one would assume. 1. Getting around First of […]
London’s East End has always been a melting pot for cultures and creative from all over the world. The last few years has seen a boom in even more exciting places to explore, learn, wine, dine and even just people watch. Having made East London my home for a decade now, I never tire of […]
Everyone loves brunch – it is the perfect excuse to indulge on a weekend morning. London is definitely not short of excellent brunch spots, and here are some of my best recommendations: 1. Riding House Café Tucked in just behind Oxford Circus, the Riding House Café is busy any time of the day, but brunch […]
So you’ve taken the week off and have decided to make the most of everything that makes London a world-class destination in its own right. Here are a few tips for you from someone who has used several staycations to make the most of seven days in her incredible adopted city. Monday Hopefully you have […]
In recent years, London has become a melting pot for great, high-quality cuisine from everywhere; one of the best things however has been the sudden explosion of amazing places to find a great piece of cake or dessert. For your next visit to London, here’s a cheat sheet so you can satisfy your sweet tooth […]