Archive for March 2012

Oskia is the British skincare brand that has been making positive waves on the beauty market and winning prizes, even though it was only launched at the end of 2009, so when brand’s founder Georgie Cleeve agreed to meet with me and answer … Read more

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Last week I went to a rock concert and when it was finished and I felt high on energy and joy, my husband and I decided to drive to Mayfair and try to grab a burger at a relatively new place, … Read more

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Many mothers face a big dilemma about what to use in order to keep their babies and toddlers warm at night, once you stop swaddling them. Some choose to use blankets-not ideal until the baby is at least a year old … Read more

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Animal testing has been in the news lately, so when I received the information from one of my favorite make-up brands Ellis Faas, regarding their product development, I knew instantly that I would want to share it with you, after … Read more

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Well, it looks like spring is finally here and I think it’s a good idea to review your skincare routine, particularly the type of cleanser that you use. In winter, when it’s cold outside, it makes sense to use richer, more nourishing … Read more

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Unfortunately several of my friends have parents who have Alzheimer’s disease, the most common form of dementia and their slow deterioration is very painful for friends and family to watch, because while the person who has this disease is not … Read more

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I have quite a few cookery books in my kitchen and there are several written by an Australian chef Bill Granger ( and they are very thoroughly used by me, as his recipes are always full of flavour, are fairly … Read more

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As I have been incorporating more and more Oskia products into my daily beauty regimen, the logical thing to do was to try Oskia’s facial, so in early March I went to Liberty’s of London to have Oskia’s signature Glow … Read more

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On March 13th Intelligence Squared hosted a Versus global live debate series using Google+ Hangout, which was streamed ‘live’ on YouTube. The subject of the debate was ‘It’s time to end the was on drugs’ and it took place at a very cool and … Read more

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On March 13th Intelligence Squared hosted a Versus global live debate series using Google+ Hangout, which was streamed ‘live’ on YouTube. The subject of the debate was ‘It’s time to end the was on drugs’ and it took place at a very cool and … Read more

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