Archive for January 2010

There are so many buggies out there that choosing one gives you a headache. I have gone through a few, the firm favourites being Quinny’s buzz 3 and Zapp (and my best friend adores Phil & Teds). However, as kids … Read more

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Looking after one’s face seems to be getting more elaborate by the day. Until not so long ago one could get away with cleansing and moisturising in the morning but nowadays more and more cosmetic companies want us to use serums … Read more

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Chanel Four started broadcasting a new American soap called ‘The Good Wife’ which was recently in the news because it’s leading lady, Julianna Margulies (of ER fame) won a Golden Globe for her role. I just finished watching the first … Read more

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If you wanted to have a cup of coffee in London 15 years ago you wouldn’t have had much choice, as no one has heard of Starbucks or Costa coffee back then. Today there is a cafe or coffee house on … Read more

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I have fallen in love with Lady Annabel’s writing when I read her first book, a bigraphy called ‘Annabel: an unconventional life’ a few years ago. She is the daughter of the 8thMarquess Londonderry, who was married to Mark Birley … Read more

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We live in unsteady times. Every time you turn on the news you see sadness, brutality, hunger, devastation or human suffering. Those events became so regular we are almost used to them, almost immune, in a way doctors and nurses … Read more

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Recently I received a lovely e-mail from Astley Clarke, an online boutique that sells all kinds of beautiful gems, which had ’10 golden things everyone should know about designer jewellery’ by the Guardian’s fashion editor Jess Cartner-Morley. Have a read … Read more

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We live in a cynical society where spin is a norm and truth is a shade of lies. But sometimes it almost gets too much for your to bear and you scream from frustration. I was reading a February issue … Read more

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When you have a small (or not so small) child or an animal at home, accidents that require cleaning are bound to happen more often than not. A girlfriend of mine, herself a mother of two boys and an owner … Read more

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No one can dispute that travelling with small kids can be tiring to say the least. But there is one thing that I started doing last summer that makes me a little bit more secure. If you are travelling with … Read more

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