Kate Elise vs The World, Part 5: Pants down, I’m the loser

Moving to Madrid has meant that my summer started way back in March and it’s just got hotter and hotter ever since. My nose is constantly red, but I’m okay with that because it’s a nice rosy pink that tells everybody I’ve been frolicking in the sun rather than the blueish red that accompanies me throughout winter and makes … More Kate Elise vs The World, Part 5: Pants down, I’m the loser

Kate Elise vs The World, Part 4: Apparently, I’m Spain’s newest rising tennis star.

Before I moved out to Spain I knew my life would be a little bit different to back in good old Blighty. I decided I was okay with having to include an allowance for sun cream in my budget (lol I do not budget I should budget) and I was very ready to be socially … More Kate Elise vs The World, Part 4: Apparently, I’m Spain’s newest rising tennis star.

Kate Elise vs The World, Part 2: When Photo Booth fights back

I want you to do something for me. Close your eyes and think back to 2010. Cheryl Cole and Liam Payne were no more than judge and act on the X Factor (how times have Ch-ayne-ged, see what I did there) and Apple’s Photo Booth was at the height of its game. Back before we had the use … More Kate Elise vs The World, Part 2: When Photo Booth fights back

Kate Elise vs The World, Part 1: A Magnum and an iceberg lettuce.

My father’s favourite saying (apart from “Don’t tell your mother but I’ve eaten the last slice of cheesecake again”) is “Kate, step outside your comfort zone”.  I know we’ve all heard the phrase countless times before and it is more than a bit cliché, but each time I’ve heard my dad’s voice floating through my mind encouraging me to … More Kate Elise vs The World, Part 1: A Magnum and an iceberg lettuce.