Ever wondered why it’s called Four Hundred Rabbits? It is all to do with fermentation. A process revered by the Aztecs who worshipped a goddess of alcohol and a god that discovered fermentation. The two (so folklore has it) ‘got it on’ one night and created offspring, otherwise known as the 400 rabbit gods. And there … More 400 Rabbits Gets All Up In My Grill
Parks Edge Bar and Kitchen (PEBK) is nestled on the edge of our community-loved Brockwell Park (like what they did there!). It’s a place to sit back, enjoy British food with a modern twist and delve into an impressive collection of wines from UK shores. We’d been chatting with co-owner and can we say very … More Park’s Edge Bar & Kitchen Herne Hill: A welcome foodie haven with a park view.
The Time Out Love London Awards are here and the Capital will be voting for their favourite independent businesses and honour those most loved around the city and the world. South East London is spoilt for choice with food and drink and cultural joints. It was hard for us to pick all our faves so … More Time Out Love London Awards: South East London’s Hidden Gems
Fellow South London blogger Vince and Andy better known for their wiley words at http://www.southlondonblog.co.uk/ have landed a publishing deal. Slacker storytellers, Deserter, have signed with Unbound to release their first book, Today South London, Tomorrow South London, featuring their unique portraits of life below the river. Readers have the opportunity to support their crowdfunded project at: … More Get In!!! South London Blog Lands Publishing Deal
I was keen to share this great blog to celebrate International Women’s Day courtesy of @Brixton Blog. Lulu Lincoln: Teacher An exhibition by photographer Fiona Freund will put Brixton’s working mothers on the map as part of this year’s International Women’s Day celebrations. MotherWorks is the vision of local creative team (and working mums) Mothers … More Celebrating International Women’s Day: Fiona Freund putting Brixton’s working mothers on the map
Daily meditation, world-class yoga, nourishment and holistic therapies, Kali Yoga, Italy is the perfect retreat to escape modern life, re-balance and submerse in daily practice. Who goes there? Anyone and everyone, male and female with a desire to revitalise, and a curiosity to explore yoga and meditation as a way to get to know … More Kaliyoga Italy, a perfect balance of zen and hippy to rejuvenate mind, body and soul.
Some of you might know him as the guy who has made your south east London community cooler, immortalised in words with street art even. I now also know him as the dude who painted one of the most memorable pieces of graffiti I recall from when I was a wee little lass growing up on the … More “The last thing I wanna do is sneak out at 4am and get my collar felt with a spray can in my hand!” Intro street artist Lionel Stanhope.