1) Pretty places to hide from the freezing summer rain in the shadow of a castle. 2) Mixing work and pleasure and lots of peppermint tea. 3) Brilliantly unnecessary window displays and the sudden desire to own a hundred vintage Singers. 4) Gates that lead to the secret garden, I'm ninety percent sure. 5) Impressing myself with gourmet pizza, homemade down to the dough. 6) Paying a visit to Notting Hill for the first time in years. 7) Farm shop finds that even I can't kill. 8) A screening of Grand Budapest Hotel under the stars in Kew Gardens. 9) Parties and people that are too fancy for me, but fun for a night. 10) Post that brings bridesmaids dresses and a wedding countdown that dwindles each day. 11) New French toast recipes and occasions worthy of French toast. 12) Discovering great new neighborhoods with greater new friends. 13) Hand-squeezed limeade and enchiladas made with love by a Texan. 14) £1 sunflower bouquets in need of a little love. 15) Praise in the Park. 16) Selfies with the Parthenon, nbd.