Tag: going sober

Stories I loved this week.

It’s nearly the beginning of October and hopefully we’re all getting to grips with packing school lunchboxes during the week. Here are some nice lunchbox tips. (Cup of Jo) The bacteria in your gut may be shaping your waistline. (The Economist) Have you tried mediating […]

I Tried It: Dry January

Have you ever done a dry January? After a heavy November and December, I decided that I needed to give my body a break and get on the wagon for a month. And what better month than January, when everyone’s skint, partied out and needing […]

Stories I loved this week.

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Have you read Zadie Smith’s new novel, Swing Time yet? I’ve started it and am loving it so far. I’ve enjoyed all the publicity she’s been doing around the novel, including this interview with Lena Dunham and the Proust Questionnaire in Vanity Fair.

We all need this reminder, post Brexit and US election – how to argue fairly.

I loved these tips for hosting a festive dinner in a small space with not a lot of money. Pot lucks are very underrated!

If you’re like me, seeing what’s happening in the world is putting a fire in your belly and now you’re wondering how to direct it. This is a nice piece on simple things everyone can do to make a difference. Call / write your MP and elected representative! I do this a lot and it really does help – promise!

How to navigate a mid-life creative detour.

This recipe for fruit roll-ups looks great. An easy way to get lots of phytonutrients in.

I loved this profile of Jessica Koslow and her restaurant Squirl – her passion for food is infectious.

4 women talk about going sober for a year.