Lifestyle

How to Create a Dog-Friendly Garden

People say that a house without a dog isn’t a home, and while that’s just a catchphrase, it’s also one of the truest things in the world. Yes, having a big house and a huge backyard is amazing, but just imagine how much better it would be with an adorable…

Five Benefits of Eco-Friendly Home Renovations

By Emily Folk One of the things you loved most about the house when you first saw it was its architectural charm — leaded pane windows, steep fairy-tale roof, cottage-paneled front door. But after living in it for a couple of years, you find yourself concerned with matters of efficiency…

Dress for Success: Business Style of Millennial Women

There was a time when the job market was almost exclusively a man’s world, but today, women are the one who are dominating the job landscape, especially the ones born between the early 1980s and mid-1990s. These millennial women are strong, capable and self-confident. They are used to multi-tasking, and…

The Girls In Movement

The Girls in Movement looks to empower young girls across the world to ensure they have the tools, advice and positive attitude to kick start an idea. My name is Polly Dhaliwal I am the founder of the Girls In Movement. For those of you who are unaware of The…

New Year’s Fashion Resolutions

By Claire Hastings Photo by Jorigė Kuzmaitė on Unsplash Have you made your New Year’s fashion resolutions that will transform you into the goddess you always wanted to be? No? Don’t worry, there’s still some time for you to set a plan in place. Fashion resolutions aren’t just great for…

CHICKS children’s Charity!

CHICKS is a national children’s charity, providing free, week-long respite breaks for disadvantaged children from all over the UK.  Established in 1992, CHICKS has provided a much needed break to nearly 15,000 children aged 8-15. The children come from a variety of backgrounds. Many are living in poverty or are…

Eco-Friendly Ways to Warm Your Home This Winter

By Emily Folk Heating the average home creates 6,400 pounds of carbon dioxide emissions if it uses natural gas and 4,700 pounds if it uses electricity. In colder states, heating could make up two thirds of a household’s energy costs each year. All of those greenhouse gas emissions can take…

The Correlation Between Appearance and Success

Photo by Matheus Ferrero on Unsplash While first impressions can rarely serve as bulletproof character references, they sure can make or break your professional growth, especially in these incredibly competitive times. And while we as ladies need no additional reasons to groom and do our best to look our best,…

Smart Tips for Upgrading Your Look

By Claire Hastings Photo by Bekir Dönmez on Unsplash It is said that you can never be overdressed or overeducated, but keeping it up can be a bit demanding. Getting up every morning and leaving your home looking your absolute best time after time – it’s exhausting. This is one…

Escape London • Royal Harbour Hotel

Review• Royal Harbour Hotel Fall back in love with vinyl at the Royal Harbour Hotel in Kent… Escaping London to enjoy some fresh sea air is always a treat, especially when you visit somewhere that makes you feel at home as soon as you step through the door.  The Royal…

Can’t Find the Bathroom – Online Dating Disaster

Can’t Find the Bathroom Not me. I know where the bathroom is in my own apartment. My Bumble date however, couldn’t figure it out. Let’s start at the beginning… I joined Bumble (another dating app) a few days ago after some encouragement from a friend. I matched with a few…

Penny Brohn UK • Living Well With Cancer

Penny Brohn Cancer Care Foundation was founded in 1980, with the aim of providing a more holistic approach to cancer care.  As October marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We at Those London Chicks feel honoured to make you aware of the wonderful work of  the incredible Penny Brohn Foundation via…

DKMS • Lara Casalotti’s Story

Lara’s Story 26 year old Lara Casalotti: a human rights campaigner and blood cancer survivor is encouraging others to take time out of their busy schedule to lend a hand in the fight against blood cancer and support the #LetsNailBloodCancer campaign. When were you diagnosed? I was doing research abroad…

How to Pull Off the Industrial Look at Home

If 20th-century architects and designers were to come here today, they would be so proud to see just how popular this rustic, industrial look has become. The industrial style is known for using quite a small number of colors and very simple materials. This style doesn’t only look cool and…

DKMS and #LetsNailBloodCancer

 DKMS and #LetsNailBloodCancer This September marks Blood Cancer Awareness Month and Those London Chicks is joining DKMS, a blood cancer charity, to support their #LetsNailBloodCancer campaign and help the fight against blood cancer. So, what exactly is blood cancer?  Every 20 minutes someone in the UK is diagnosed with a…

Winning In Vegas

Ahhhh Las Vegas. Party central, hook-up heaven…and hangover hell. Never, I repeat, never book an early flight to leave Vegas. You will suffer from major anxiety, you will smell like booze and you will count every sorry minute till you get back to the comfort of your little apartment and…

Review • Mercure Box Hill Burford Bridge Hotel

Escape London • Mercure Box Hill Enjoy a relaxing Bank holiday or weekend at the Mercure Box Hill… The Mercure Box Hill Burford Bridge Hotel is in easy reach of London and set in the stunning North Downs, just a ten-minute walk from the train station. The hotel looks like…

What to Do When You Need A Second Job

What To Do When You Need A Second Job? Living in these modern times can be overwhelming as most of us strive for professional success and a happy family life. Achieving work-life balance is not easy and in cases when people need to find additional sources of income, it may…

Step-by-Step Guide to Planning Your Wedding

Planning a wedding is a huge task, and if you are planning your own wedding, there are a million things going through your head. Staying focus and getting everything done in time requires a cool head and a good checklist. That being said, there are a few things that you…

Review • Woburn Hotel and Safari Park

Escape London • Woburn Hotel and Safari Park  Family friendly,  a wonderful weekend that the whole family can enjoy! Woburn is a picturesque village just over an hours drive from central London. After you leave the M1, you are met with beautiful green countryside and flower-filled fields. The village takes…