Lifestyle

Unbuttoning Fashion: the Flares

The ’70s, ABBA, and Mick Jagger: flares have been making a comeback recently in mainstream fashion. But where does the style come from? Though it may seem like they were born in the heyday of disco, flares have a much older history than...

One Month on Lockdown in Milan

Milano 9th April, Dear Reader, I hope you are healthy and safe wherever you may be. I am writing to you to give you an update on life in Northern Italy and how both the circumstances and my focus have changed in the last two weeks. For anyone who is...

Fabulous foods that freeze well

In these strange times, with queues outside shops and not quite knowing what food will be around, batch cooking some large quantities of simple essentials can help. Cooking is also a great way to avoid boredom and general meal planning and feeding...

Salutary scribbling

I usually have a certain procedure while writing articles. It’s research, first draft, more research, edit draft, title and submit. This article however made me debunk this routine because writing is such a personal art to me. I kept track of...

A foolproof recipe for the perfect carrot cake

Now carrot cake is perhaps one of the more controversial of classic cakes, but this recipe is bound to win over even the most reluctant of vegetable cake foregoers. This is a delightfully moist sponge with warming spices and crunchy walnuts. The...

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