Stop the presses!!

I really, really really have a thing for old stuff.  I love antiques, junky thrift shops and old boxes stashed in the back of the attic that haven't been opened in god-knows-how-long.  So when Memom told me she had a box of old newspapers, I was intrigued. Finally, I've had the chance to go through … Continue reading Stop the presses!!


A Big Royal Hoo-Hah

As I'm sure you'll already know, there was a small to-do here in London yesterday--apparently a prince got married or something. Hah. Okay, so throughout the last few months, all of the coverage of the wedding has been, without mincing words, barf inducing.  I mean, fair play to the couple; they're in love, they're getting … Continue reading A Big Royal Hoo-Hah

Late, but better than never…

I wish I would have seen this before Valentines, but it's still full of a bunch of interesting factoids!  (Grabbed from X S

My Funny (and early!) Valentine’s…

Since Valentine's Day is on Monday and I have to work, N and I celebrated a bit early. Saturday was a day filled with laughs, love, relaxation and amazing food. Instead of writing a play-by-play of the day, I thought I'd do something a little different and more... visual. Enjoy! Happy Valentine's Day! X S

Epic rainbows

Photos of the epic Tooting rainbow last week.  No editing done, no camera filters... the rainbow was that freaking bright. Gorgeous, no? Post coming soon.  Fingers crossed, anyhow. If you’re interested in getting in touch, tweet me at @stephanie_khani or @londondiaries1.  Alternatively you can email me at emailthelondondiaries [at]

Trip to Brighton

Finally! N's birthday was the week before last, on the 22nd of June.  I wanted to do something really fun and really cool, but since it was a Tuesday and we both had to work the next day, my options were a bit limited.  We'd talked about going to down to Brighton so many times, … Continue reading Trip to Brighton

These are a few of my favorite things…

It's a rainy, cold depressing day.  But I'm off work, the cleaning's done, and I'm bored--so I thought I'd do a photo post of my favorite things in our flat.  Enjoy!