Just off Marylebone High Street, in the enclave that is famous for housing the best doctors and specialists in the world, you will find Margaret Dabbs’ exclusive Foot Clinic and Spa.
Known throughout the world for her Medical Pedicure – she pioneered it after all – a podiatrist first and foremost, she set up her foot clinics in 1998 and then expanded into her own range of super effective products based around Australian Emu Oil. Continue Reading
After nearly a decade of heavy use, my trusty Babyliss (it’s so old, the name of the model has worn away) dryer started to give up the ghost by emitting an ominous burning smell, so I felt it was time to find a worthy replacement. Dryer technology has come a long way in the last 10 years and terms like ‘ceramic’ and ‘ionic’ festoon the specifications. But what does it all mean? Well, I knew wanted something that was light, powerful (to reduce drying time), would minimise frizz (essential when – as I do – you have curly Semitic antecedents) and ideally neon. I’m an 80s child through and through and have a penchant for anything fluoro-hued. Continue Reading
A last the sun has tentatively appeared so it’s time for some appropriate clothing. Here are my top picks, along with some serious footwear and of course the obligatory raincoat to see your little (boy!) one through. I’ve kept cost down to a minimum and a big focus on primary colours and checks and stripes – my little boy goes crazy for anything patterned. Continue Reading
‘ I want to stay here forever, Mummy’, our parting words with Bailiffscourt! We don’t usually get such a strong reaction but I’m guessing it had something to do with the indoor pool and floating ‘sausages’ provide for the younger guests to play with during children’s swimming times. Continue Reading