The Dictionary of Lost Words

How does something so seemingly innocuous become something scandalous, or insulting, or crude. Why did they become those things, and who rewrote their meanings? Who decides what is to be written down and immortalized and why are some words left out? Who speaks those words? Why don't their voices get to be remembered? These are the questions that plague Esme Nicoll as she goes from playing under the sorting table in the Scriptorium to creating her own Dictionary of Lost Words.

London – Part 2: Food

I'm back again with the second installment in my London trip series, this time to tell you all about the food!  From having High Tea (I'm a born tea lover, so of course this was a given while in England), to local eateries and icons, to our first Michelin star dining experience, London did not disappoint.

London – Part 1: Sightseeing

Time to add some of the wanderlust element to the blog! Today kicks off a 4 part series on our trip to London, starting today with Part 1: Sightseeing! See what we thought about some of the popular sights as well as discover some hidden gems we visited!