Category Archive: Life & Style

Mar 24

Obicà Celebrate New Creative Chef, Alessandro Borghese

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Obicà, the restaurant who are advocates for sharing and of course mozzarella, have recently appointed kick-ass chef Alessandro Borghese as their new creative chef. He is certain to firmly cement the reputation of Obicà on the map by developing a creative and delicious new mozzarella bar menu with small plates to mix and match with …

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Mar 24

Anna And Elsa From Frozen Are Related To Tarzan. Yes, Really

Okay people, you might want to hold onto your hat for this one; it turns out that Anna and Elsa from Frozen are related to Tarzan. WTF I hear you say, well it is true because Frozen director, Chris Buck, has confirmed the fan theories. Many Disney films have subtle links to each other. Aladdin’s lamp …

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Mar 22

Alexander Rodchenko by Olga Sviblova, Moscow House of Photography/Multimedia Art Museum.

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    A leading representative of the Russian avant-garde, Alexander Rodchenko (1891– 1956), revolutionized the world of graphic art, design and photography. There are more than 250 illustrations featured in this volume and it is this fulsome range that helped me to grasp the force of this innovator. In fact, I devoured it.   It …

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Mar 21

Seafood Tarts

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Spring is in the air so I have a doozy of a recipe for you today, Seafood Feuillettes, deliciously tasty, puff-pastry cases full of delicious seafood in a creamy vermouth sauce. Now before we start I don’t want you to panic at the thought of puff pastry, I’m going to put up my hands up …

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Mar 21

La Source by Crabtree and Evelyn – Perfect for a Mother’s Day Mini Spa

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  It’s officially spring and Mother’s Day is fast approaching. If you’re still stuck for gift ideas to show your mum what she means to you why not give her a taste of summer. That’s what the latest products from the La Source range at Crabtree & Evelyn reminded me of. Formulated with restorative mineral …

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Mar 21

1/3 of Females Put Off STEM Careers

A THIRD OF UK FEMALES INTERESTED IN STEM CAREERS ARE PUT OFF BEFORE LEAVING SECONDARY SCHOOL   46% OF UK FEMALES AGED 16-24 HAVE CONSIDERED A CAREER IN A STEM INDUSTRY, BUT ONLY 13% ARE IN STEM ROLES TODAY*   31% OF FEMALES AGED 16-24 BLAME LACK OF ‘REAL-LIFE’ CAREERS EDUCATION FOR THE LACK OF FEMALES …

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Mar 20

More Mother’s Day ideas…

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  I would still like to beseech you to buy tickets for The Girls Musical by Tim Firth and Gary Barlow. I know I’m going on about it, but you’d all enjoy it, laugh, cry and come out feeling wonderful. But also buy your mum a book, or several.   My daughters’ nightmares all at …

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Mar 20

Mother’s Day Gift Discount On Ancestry DNA Kits

Genealogy is huge right now so this Mother’s Day, give your mum the exciting opportunity to discover more about herself and the unique stories hidden in her genes with the AncestryDNA test. The perfect gift for the most important woman in your life, AncestryDNA  provides a personal ethnicity estimate from up to thousands of years ago from 26 separate regions across the …

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