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Pretty Little Liars – Chicks Netflix Picks

If you are in need of an easy watch series then Pretty little Liars is it. It is also possible to follow the story whilst not paying complete attention but I would advise putting down your phone and closing your laptop as there are loads of little nuggets you will…

The Art of Display

The Art of Display Sometimes the power of beautiful display can be overlooked or underestimated; the way in which objects, art and furniture are displayed can completely change a room. The above project by RA Projects was designed to look “like a sculpture in a gallery” , the blue steel…

Wet Hot American Summer – Chicks Netflix Picks

If you are in the mood for ridiculous then make Wet Hot American Summer your next feast. If you are some one who does not laugh at fart jokes or complete and utter stupidness then maybe scroll over this option. I however, am more often than not in the mood…

Chicks Picks • Five Novels to Read in 2016

Chicks Picks • Five Novels to Read in 2016    The Expatriates by Janice Y K Lee Publisher – Little Brown UK Publication Date – 12 Jan 2016   The Expatriates follows three very different American women living in a small expat community in Hong Kong. There’s Mercy, 20-something Columbia…

Chicks Netflix Picks • A Very Murray Christmas

A Very Murray Christmas When the King of Cool rings, you take the call. And so to ‘A Very Murray Christmas’ starring none other than (that’s right, you guessed it) Bill Murray, a musical comedy, starring many Hollywood faces, written by Bill Murray, Mitch Glazer and Sofia Coppola. Sophia Coppola…

Person Of Interest – Chicks Netflix Picks

If you haven’t already been bullied into trying Person Of Interest by your friends then I am going to do it right now. It may seem that I pick holes at the show but despite them, it is still addictive and definitely worth being your choice for the few months….

Homemade Christmas gift idea….

Homemade Christmas gift idea.. Scented Teacup Candles.   I have spent a lot of money in the past buying Scented Candles… so decided to make my own see original article here for specific details if your new to this.  I found it to be a very enjoyable fairly straightforward process…

Netflix Review • Dior and I

Chicks Netflix Picks • Dior and I It was at 3am on a Saturday morning unable to sleep when I decided to take advantage of the quiet and devote my attention to Netflix and see what might catch my fancy. I’d heard in the news the day before that Raf Simons was leaving…

Chicks Chat Careers with Charlene White

Chicks Chat Careers with…. Charlene White Journalist/Broadcaster. Currently working for ITN as a news anchor for ITV News and ITV News London. Previously she has worked across various media platforms including BBC Radio 1 (Newsbeat), Radio 5 Live (Morning Reports). BBC Three (60 Seconds), and BBC (Look East) and much…

Chicks Chat Beauty with Laura Pradelska

Chicks Chat Beauty with…. Laura Pradelska Actress, Model and voice over artist, whose career spans across various multi media platforms. Her credits include, “Game of Thrones”, “The five wives and lives of Melvyn Pffeferberg”, “Here Lies” and “Still life at the Sushi Bar” at the Leicester Square Theatre where she…

A Night Out You WILL Feel Great About!

LET THE MUSIC BE YOUR VOICE Show support for the thousands of survivors of sexual and domestic violence. Solace Women’s Aid’s annual flagship event: Rock Against Violence, is back on 12th November at the O2 Academy Islington. On average three women are killed by a partner or ex-partner every fortnight;…

Portlandia • Netflix Review

Chicks Netflix Picks Review of Portlandia A very hearty welcome to Portlandia, the brain child of Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein and Jonathan Krisel of Saturday Night Live Fame. Fred Armisen and Carrie earned themselves a big following in their sketch comedy duo ‘ThunderAnt’ and Jonathan Krisel (who directs) has written…

Chicks Chat Careers with Caroline Millington

Chicks Chat Careers with…. Caroline Millington journalist. Award-winning acting deputy editor at Now Magazine. With 15 years of experience across print media behind her, she was shortlisted for British Media Commercial Campaign of the Year 2015 for Now’s Fifty Shades of Grey partnership with Universal Pictures UK. Fundraiser for the Cystic…

Concrete…what’s not to love?

Concrete…..What’s not to love? Above is the rather sleek, polished store for Mahini in Dubai by Studio TooGood. Yes I say sleek and polished, but the idea is that the store is the opposite of the glamorous, opulent designs we are used to seeing in Dubai, yet, still incredibly sophisticated. …

Back to School-make Mornflake Oats your family Breakfast

Back to School ~ Make Mornflake Oats Your Family Breakfast It is that time of the year again… Back to school!  Summer has drawn to a close and the days of endless fun and late nights are coming to a close.  Fellow mums, do I hear a sigh of relief?!…

Late Summer Reading

Late Summer Reading Recommendations Chicks Page Turners: Top 5   For many summer is the season to read for pleasure. With some preferring a light read reminiscent of sun, sea and sand, and others preferring something a little more challenging that they’ve been meaning to get to. Personally, I find…

Chicks Netflix Picks – Bloodline

Review of Bloodline on Netflix Florida Keys.  Check.  Sunshine, sand, beautiful seas…….check.  The most idyllic setting for any TV show? Again check.  What could possibly go wrong?  Well – quite a lot it would seem. Part of a new series of Netflix originals, “Bloodline” created by Todd A. Kessler, Glenn…

How to…. make Scented Soy Candles

Step by Step Scented Soy Candle Making Tutorial I have spent a lot of money in the past buying Scented Candles…an awful lot. I would say I’m bordering on being a little obsessed, with the instant feeling of calm. The  atmosphere of warm, restful tranquility one feels once a candle…

Chicks Netflix Picks – Damages

Now even though Damages is not a new series it may be one that slipped through your net. I only personally discovered it by chance late at night on BBC2 of all channels around 11pm. It was when the captivating Glenn Close flicked across my screen that I gave this…

Going Bongo: Review

Going Bongo: Review Chicks at the Flicks. Reviewed by Karen Bryson  Going Bongo isn’t quite a comedy or a romantic comedy of the classic boy meets girl type. Nor is it purely a gritty drama examining life in Africa. But rather something a little different….dare I say way more interesting…