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Shoe In

Help! I can't stop buying shoes! Neither makeup, nor jewellery nor even handbags can compare to the high I get not just from buying shoes, but also wearing them and even admiring them in my closet. Ladies - and a few guys out there - you know what I'm talking about. — Read More —
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Anna’s Favourite Travel Goods

Are you a world traveler? Or a busy parent ferrying kids to and fro? Perhaps you're a career girl on the rise and on any given day you're running from your office to your warehouse before jumping on a plane to head to a conference. Whatever your life picture, you're on the go all the time. I can relate. — Read More —
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Seeking (Non) Parenting Advice

Children are funny little creatures. Between the ages of around four and six they are, in my eyes, hilarious, easy to fool and easy to impress. Once they pass about 8, things get much more complex. Especially if said children aren't your own. — Read More —
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Fight Cruelty with Kindness

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." - Margaret Mead — Read More —
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In Defence of the Anchovy

Anchovies get a bad rap. Many people turn up their nose when the little fishes come draped across the top of a pizza or salad, as though they're not meant to be there. Like a hair or a slug. But if you want to make and eat the tastiest food you're going to have to learn to cook with these little guys. And my bet is you already love them. Because they're there, in your favourite salad dressing, in your Worcestershire sauce and they're probably the X-factor in that delicious plate of pasta at your favourite Italian restaurant. — Read More —
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Apple Watch Out!

In case you haven't heard (like we're not rubbing it in enough?) us lucky West coasters are enjoying early spring-like conditions here. And just in time for this most exciting season in a woman's closet, Apple has come out with its new WATCH. — Read More —
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Time to Kill….on Grand Cayman Island

If someone ever invites you to come along while they're on business in the Cayman Islands, even if it's only for three days and requires you to fly diagonally from one end of the continent to the other; you have to move your schedule around, cancel plans, board your dog and you don't have time for a pedicure - do it. — Read More —
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How To Get Your Own TV Show

If there’s one thing I get asked advice about (besides where to go in Croatia) it's how to get a TV show off the ground. Anna and I have received countless emails and queries about this, with people asking if they can pick our brains about the TV world. — Read More —
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Getting Your Menu Right

Choosing complimentary dishes to round out a menu is a challenge for many home cooks. But by following a few simple guidelines you can easily learn to think for yourself and create interesting and delicious menus, beyond the obvious chicken and mashed potatoes (not that there's anything wrong with that combination). — Read More —
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Oscar Fashions – Male Edition

We've heard about the dresses (Jennifer Aniston rocks it again), John Travolta obsessions with Idina's Menzel's face and Neil Patrick Harris tepid performance as host at this year's Oscars. But one thing we haven't dissected nearly enough is what the GUYS were wearing! — Read More —
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Pink Is My Favourite Colour

According to various online sources (redcross.ca, bullyingstatistics.org), Canadian teachers rate cyber bullying as their issue of highest concern (out of six listed options). Further, approximately 58% of kids and teens say they have had something negative said about or to them online. And 35% of kids say they've been threatened online.  — Read More —