Monthly Archives: October 2014

Its not just what you put on your skin: Lunch

Here is a quick and simple recipe that is great for lunchboxes ! I make this a lot and portion it out for work lunches. It is so convenient! Butternut Squash, Rocket and Goats-cheese Tart! You will need: One roll … Continue reading

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Vida – Hope2it: Review

Last Tuesday I went to the Hop2it evening at Vida Hotel, Downtown Dubai. I usually try to eat in through the week, but this sounded well worth a try. Basically you enjoy a variety of hops, paired with amazing food … Continue reading

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Natura Bisse Launch Party – Dubai

Last week I was lucky enough to be invited to the Natura Bisse launch of their Diamond White Collection. This was being held at the Zabeel Ladies Clu in Dubai and was under the Patronage and presence of the HH … Continue reading

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Quick Tip: Foundation

I see so many people with foundation caked on so thick you could mistake them for a wax work. It isn’t necessary. There are not many people with spots or scaring covering every part of their faces. I prefer to … Continue reading

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Skinoren: Early Days!

It is no secret that my once normal face became oily and disgusting once I moved from the UK to Dubai. I tried so many different products, most helped in some way… but the oil by 12pm each day was … Continue reading

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It’s not just what you put on your skin: Dinner

By now you all know I like to eat carefully. I don’t diet and never will. Nor do I deprive myself of anything. I just try to steer clear of things we all know full well, are very bad for … Continue reading

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A Lush Obsession!

There is little that Lush can do wrong for me in all honesty. My only real gripe is that some of the lovely things I add to my bath can leave me giving my bath a full clean immediately afterwards. … Continue reading

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Our weekend plans: Ripe Food and Craft Market

On Friday we headed over to the Ripe Market at Zabeel Park in Dubai. I love markets like this. In fact, it is actually one thing I have really missed whilst living in Dubai, the lack of community feel that … Continue reading

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Twitter !!

I set up a Twitter account today. Way behind, I know! Now, to figure out how to use it… 😉 Come and say hi!!  @amodelintheknow ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤

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Dealing with Stress: Tips

We all suffer from some sort of stress in our daily lives. Some people find most stresses don’t really phase them at all, with others finding it all a bit too overwhelming. Everyone has their own tolerance level. Mine is … Continue reading

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