Monthly Archives: September 2015

September 30

HEALTH – Biofreeze may just well be a miracle in a bottle!

I like others suffer from a bad back from time to time, which most of you know is not a fun experience!  With my busy schedule I just didn’t have time to get to see my acupuncturist, so I went in search of a quick remedy and found Biofreeze Gel in Boots. It smooths into […]

September 29

FOOD – Cinnamon Bun’s mmmm

Cinnamon Bun day is this Sunday (4th October)! October 4th 2015 marks “Cinnamon Bun Day” and what better way to celebrate than having a go at making your very own? We’ve got some brilliant recipes from Bronte Aurell, the owner of ScandiKitchen and author of (hot off the press!) The Scandi Kitchen cookbook which is now out – published by Ryland […]

September 24

DRINK – A Coco Chanel Killer cocktail? Yes please!

Celebrate the best of British fashion at Quaglino’s by sampling the Coco Chanel Killer, Devil Wears Prada, Gucci Sour and Louboutin Glass cocktail, as London’s most iconic restaurant shake up a selection of delectable London Fashion Week cocktails to quench the thirst of the fashion elite. With the Coco Chanel Killer, infused with fruits, rum and grated nutmeg, the Devil Wears Prada, a sweetened bourbon mix, the Gucci Sour, a gin and passion […]

September 23

HEALTH AND BEAUTY – At last coconut water that actually tastes like it is fresh from the coconut!

I have been lucky enough to have travelled some of the world and one of my favourite destinations is the Caribbean, who doesn’t love white sand, blue seas and walking along sipping coconut water straight from the coconut.  OK we are in England, so it may be a little hard to enjoy some of those […]

September 18

LONDON EVENTS – Celebrate 10 years of eclectic style at Spitalfields E1 with a week of exciting events

September 2015 marks 10 years since the completion of the Spitalfields Regeneration Project and its opening under the mantle of Spitalfields E1. Despite the market’s 800 year history, the regeneration triggered a new phase for the market. The project saw the creation of three new major public spaces – Bishops Square, Crispin Place and Market […]

September 18

BEAUTY – Looking Younger! The Magic Ingredient Retinol!

If you recall in my first article I discussed how using intense acne creams, such as Retin A, as a teenager conditioned my skin for later on in life. When I used it to treat my severe acne it acted as a chemical peel and l resembled a leper as my skin was literally falling […]

September 18

LIFESTYLE – Add a little pizzazz into your home with coloured raditors

Even 10 years ago, a suggestion that a radiator could become a focal point of the décor in a home would have been met with a raised eyebrow. Designer radiators have been around for a long time but initially most were targeted at bathrooms and kitchens, tended to be chrome plated, and usually designed as […]

September 18

FOOD – Brown Noser or Backseat Spreader?

The definitive guide to Marmite-related lingo is unveiled with the official launch of the ‘Marmasaurus’- The Ministry of Marmite – the primary official body for the nation’s favourite savoury spread – today announces the release of the ‘Marmasaurus’, an urban dictionary of words, terms and phrases created to define the Marmite-related spreading habits of the nation. Following a […]

September 14

ESCAPE LONDON – Biggest beer festival ever as Grasmere Guzzler welcomes 5000!

The Lakeland village of Grasmere has held its most successful beer festival ever, with more than 5000 visitors attending the 9th annual ‘Grasmere Guzzler’ event.  Held from 4-6 September in the grounds of Dale Lodge Hotel and Tweedies Bar, the weekend’s record numbers saw a 25% increase in visitors on last year, with sunny weather […]

September 11

LONDON EVENTS – Café De Paris, Hosts Bolanesque 2015 – A unique Fundraising Concert with an Outstanding Live Music Line-Up to Raise Money for The Marc Bolan School of Music

Café De Paris, Hosts Bolanesque 2015 – A unique Fundraising Concert with an Outstanding Live Music Line-Up to Raise Money for The Marc Bolan School of Music// Hosted By Gloria R. Jones and Princess Deun Adedoyin-Solarin FEATURING: LINDA LEWIS // WARREN SOLLARS FROM  “20th CENTURY BOY – THE MUSICAL// GONZALEZ (FEATURING LENNY ZAKATEK)// // MARC BOLAN TRIBUTE […]