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  • Joanna Rowsell Cyclist

    Get On Your Bike

    July 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

    Our summer of sport is well and truly upon us and it is only set to get more exciting in the next few weeks with the Glasgow Commonwealth Games starting today. Watching our sporting heroes and legends is likely to inspire us to get outside and get active, and nothing makes you want to embrace the [read more]
  • juicing

    The Truth About Juicing

    July 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

    With UK kitchenware giant Lakeland reporting a 4000% hike in juicer sales last year, there’s no denying the juicing trend has well and truly landed and become part of the cultural zeitgeist. But is juicing actually more beneficial than simply upping your daily intake of fruit and veg? It’s [read more]
  • Gottex 2014 collection available from Harrods

    Looking Good On The Beach

    July 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

    Gottex 2014 collection available from Harrods We are having some lovely summer weather in the UK so whether you are looking forward to holidays abroad, or looking forward to a staycation at the British seaside, we all want to feel confident and look good on the beach. Here we look at the top picks [read more]
  • Italian Food

    A Taste of Italy

    July 18, 2014 // 0 Comments

    Eating in is the new eating out, and with a plethora of culinary guides, shows and books it’s a wonder we’re not all Michelin Star chefs by now. But the fact is we’re not, and no matter how closely you follow the recipe, the end result just never seems to taste as good as it does in your [read more]
  • soft shell crab

    Ambrette’s Ramsgate Crabs

    July 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

    The Ambrette is a restaurant in Margate, Kent promoting seasonal and exotic ingredients. Headed by chef  Dev Biswal, it has been recognised for its innovative cuisine becoming a finalist in the National Restaurant Awards against none other than Heston Blumenthal’s Fat Duck at Bray, putting [read more]
  • Life changes

    Stop Holding Yourself Back!

    July 16, 2014 // 1 Comment

    Despite women now making up almost half of the UK workforce, a worrying 72% claim to have been the subject of sexist bullying, while 85% still believe there is a bias towards their male counterparts. So it’s no surprise that when it comes to asking for that payrise, negotiating that promotion, or [read more]
  • Spa Reception The Belfry

    Unwind In The Midlands: Spa at The Belfry

    July 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

    As I plunge my tired feet into the foot bath I can feel the tensions of the week start to melt away. And this is only the beginning… I am in the new Fire and Ice experience at the Belfry Hotel spa in the Midlands and the foot ritual is the start of a wonderful journey into relaxation through [read more]
  • Karen Youdell with Zandra Rhodes

    A Day In The Life Of… A Fashion Consultant

    July 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

    Karen Youdell with Zandra Rhodes Karen Youdell’s  career in the fashion industry spans over 30 years, starting at Harvey Nichols and finishing, for the time being, with Zandra Rhodes, where she was appointed Commercial Director of her group of companies in the eighties. In the mid nineties [read more]
  • Lanes of London
    Ah, London. A melting pot of religions, cultures and of course, cuisine. In this truly cosmopolitan city, we are spoilt for choice when it comes to food; in Brick Lane you can knock yourself out on chicken baltis and onion bhajis, while up west in Edgware Road, you can gorge on moreish-ly authentic [read more]
  • Marrakesh spas

    Marrakech’s Most Captivating Spas

    July 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

    In my humble opinion, there are few places in the world as intoxicating, vibrant and stimulating to the senses than Marrakech. To first-time visitors, the sun-filled city is full of surprises; an azure sky punctuated by white-tipped Atlas mountains, the haunting Muezzin call to prayer, the pungent [read more]



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