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January Blues

January 9th, 2014 No Comments

Whether you wrap up or step up blue will suit you…
January is a funny month. Family filled holidays and festive overindulgence has long since seen the first month of the calendar year cast as the time of new beginnings. The papers smugly announce how many of our well intentioned resolutions – to lose weight or [...]

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A Gift Is Not Just For Christmas

November 25th, 2013 No Comments

A gift given with real spirit can keep those yule-tide embers burning all year and beyond…
My mum is eternally freaked out by Christmas. No, she’s not the White Witch of Narnia, she just gets overwhelmed by the holiday hubbub and kind of malfunctions - resulting in a kind of anti-gift. “I didn’t know what to [...]

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Aneta Podlaska: “To cope with the cold season, make sure you slow down, observe and breathe!”

November 19th, 2013 No Comments

This month, we have chatted to Aneta Podlaska, a passionate Ayurvedic therapist trained under the eye of Dr Deepa Apte, one of the biggest guru of Ayurveda in the UK, about the benefits of Ayurveda and how it can help us stay healthy, happy and glowing this winter. Aneta offers a wide range of ancient [...]

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What Lies Beneath: Keeping Chills at Bay in Style

October 19th, 2013 No Comments

Layering is the perfect way to keep warm and look effortlessly cool as autumn days turn distinctly colder - mystery sub-plot optional.
The autumn chill brought with it spectres of years past. Some of my stuff was taken out of storage; reawakening old memories - Misty annuals and old love letters tied in satin ribbon - [...]

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Wellbeing Guide To UBUD | BALI

October 6th, 2013 No Comments

The German born jewellery designer and the creative director of Ananda Soul Creations, Christina Zipperlen, has been calling Ubud, Bali a home for several years now. Her beautiful and feminine creations breathe passion, love and harmony into our lives. We feel especially honoured to be given a private tour around her popular wellbeing spots of [...]

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Let’s Get Back to School

September 17th, 2013 No Comments

From brain food to brogues why September should be an adventure for your mind and a trip down memory lane for your wardrobe.
September is a bitter sweet month. As John Updike wrote in his ode to the late summer month, the breezes bring with them both smells of sun ripened fruit and crisp new stationery. [...]

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Tom Gartside of Carrot Banana Peach: “Be deliciously different this summer”

June 18th, 2013 No Comments

It’s summer! And this means one thing – colour! Lot’s of bright colours, particularly in your wardrobe. We love delicious yummy colours in the summer yoga & fitness wear collection by Carrot Banana Peach. This UK-based eco-centric brand has launched a new collection in their signature hybrid natural-based sustainable fibers made from; aloe vera, banana, [...]

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