Archive for October 2010

Face massage has always been popular in Russia, as not so long ago women didn’t have access to professional make up and many beauty recipes were home made. Things have changed a lot since than and even though I currently … Read more

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I don’t remember where I got a glance at the ‘Prudent Advice: lessons for my baby daughter (a life list for every woman)’ by Jaime Morrison Curtis but it was so cute that I couldn’t resist purchasing it on the spot. Now … Read more

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When it becomes colder and darker outside I tend to start yearning for some homemade, wholesome food but as my mum lives in another country and as yet I don’t have a personal chef, I turn to people whose recipes … Read more

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Lately not many movies inspire or leave a lasting impression but I slept really well after watching ‘The Last station’ on DVD last night. It’s a Michael Hoffman directed movie about the last years in the Lev Tolstoy’s household in Yasnaya … Read more

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I have just finished reading the November issue of Vanity Fair and while most of the articles left me indifferent, the one about beautiful and expensive (!) boats caught my attention, unfortunately, for the wrong reasons.  Supposedly, the new boat … Read more

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I don’t know whether it’s premature to start planning ahead for cold winter nights, but the days seem to be getting shorter and one can definitely feel the light chill in the air in the evenings. I love the cuteness … Read more

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