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  • Take 52: Walk in the Woods

    It’s amazing what a little bit of time in nature can do for you. Lenka and I decided to go away for a long weekend. To get out of Prague and to give our minds a bre…

  • Take 51: Furniture Hunt

    A little while ago, I decided that the furniture in my flat was too big. I have a very small flat and my furniture had been bought for a much bigger one. Everything felt …

  • Take 50: Public Transport

    London is simply wonderful. There are a million things to see, do, and experience. It’s packed with culture, art, history, theatre, shops, museums, and people from …

  • Take 49: English Breakfast

    To answer a question I’m frequently asked: no… we don’t eat English breakfast every day. Or even every weekend. But nothing beats a hangover like a good…

  • Take 45: 1968

    I have always wanted to be an actress. (I may have mentioned that before.) It has been my dream since I was a girl. I did my first play when I was nine years old and I ha…

  • Take 24: Czech Easter

    I love spring time. The sun finally wakes up, the flowers start to bloom, and I can go out without first putting on 14 layers of clothing! And I adore the Easter holiday.…

  • Take 13: Looking Back at 2017

    It’s a new year! A new start. A time to look forward and make plans and resolutions. A time to imagine what the year ahead might hold for us. A clean slate. But it&…

  • Take 11: Weather Idioms

    People often ask me if it’s true that British people always talk about the weather. Yes it is. We do. But it’s not because we’re obsessed… okay, i…

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Take 52: Walk in the Woods

It’s amazing what a little bit of time in nature can do for you. Lenka and I decided to go away for a long weekend. To get out of Prague and to give our minds a break from normal life. Neither of us is complaining, though, we love our lives. […]

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Take 51: Furniture Hunt

A little while ago, I decided that the furniture in my flat was too big. I have a very small flat and my furniture had been bought for a much bigger one. Everything felt a little bit squashed. The main problems were the bright red sofa bed and the dining […]

Take 50: Public Transport

London is simply wonderful. There are a million things to see, do, and experience. It’s packed with culture, art, history, theatre, shops, museums, and people from all corners of the globe. There’s an energy to London you don’t find anywhere else. It’s the place everyone goes to when they go […]

A full English breakfast

Take 49: English Breakfast

To answer a question I’m frequently asked: no… we don’t eat English breakfast every day. Or even every weekend. But nothing beats a hangover like a good old fry up! All that saturated fat! One thing you’ll likely hear during the making of an English Breakfast is “How do you […]

Take 48: Food Memories

Is there a food that takes you back in time? A candy bar, a dish, or a favourite dessert? I have loads! Food from my childhood transports me back in seconds and I feel like I’m five again. Apparently, memories involving food are more vivid that other memories. And this […]

Take 47: Anniversary

I can’t believe it’s been four years since Lenka and I met! Four years! I remember how it happened. I got an email from a woman saying that I had been recommended for a web series that she was writing and asking if I’d like to meet. Of course! So we […]