Chicks Theatre Picks • Lovesexidentityambition

Hear Me Now presents: Lovesexidentityambition Curated by Titilola Dawudu Produced by BlackFest and Theatre503, in association with Tamasha Theatre A festival celebrating the complexities, richness and nuance of women of colour. When? 4th – 8th February 2020 ‘Let’s have conversations, let’s see stories about love, sex, identity and ambition by women of colour’…

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Getting Over Everest • Theatre Review

Getting Over Everest Comedic timing is paramount in the female-led play ‘Getting Over Everest’, written and led by Natasha Santos and directed by Katherine Timms.  It is theultimate break up story. Libby gets dumped by her boyfriend of ten years, Rob Everest, two weeks before Christmas. She is left with…

A Healthier Christmas Dinner

The average Brit consumes over 6000 calories on Christmas day, but there are ways to lighten the load and still enjoy the festivities. It is not the roast that is at fault, but the way we cook it! Limited the unhealthy saturated fats and keep things simple. Turkey is a…

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5 Beauty Treatments to Take in Winter

Winter is just around the corner, and with the season changing, it’s time to switch up our beauty routine. Both our skin and hair need special treatment in harsh weather. Luckily, there is plenty to choose from when it comes to facials that are especially designed to take care of…

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Thread • Theatre Review

‘Thread’ at The Hope Theatre The XV Theatre Company performed ‘Thread’ by Freya Alderson at the ever-charming venue ‘The Hope Theatre’. The play, directed by Veronica Quilligan, presents several interesting, relevant and challenging concepts. Initially, the audience is presented with the character Peter Gibson, who once won Best Director at…

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SPICY CHOCOLATE POTS • Recipe

  Tonia Buxton’s SPICY CHOCOLATE POTS Recipe from  These little chocolate mousses pack a powerful punch! SERVES 4 120g dark chocolate (at least 80% cocoa solids), roughly chopped 1 tsp ground cinnamon ¼ tsp chilli flakes a pinch of salt 3 tbsp strong spirit, such as Aqualibra tequila, Cointreau or…

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Chicks Chat with… Antigoni

Antigoni. Singer/songwriter from London. She has writing and performing her own music for nearly a decade. She is fast becoming ‘one to watch’ as she takes the music business by storm. She’s just released her fantastic new track ‘2 Steps’. We at Those London Chicks are so pleased Antigoni has…

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Foods To Avoid During Pregnancy

Some people will tell you that because you are now eating for two means that you can overindulge and eat whatever you want. Pregnancy is a great excuse, however, indulging too much in the bad foods that are out there can lead to unforeseen issues during your pregnancy for you…

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Queens of Sheba • Theatre

Queens of Sheba Award-winning five star play by Jessica L. Hagan Presented by Nouveau Riché and Omnibus Theatre Battersea Arts Centre 18th – 23 Nov, 7.30pm, Press night 18th Nov bac.org.uk/queens_of_sheba National 10 venue tour until 29 November 2019 “They ask me where I am from! I say I am…

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Coconut Oil 101:

Nutrition and Health Benefits of Coconut Oil What is Coconut Oil? If you’ve been in a grocery store or health food store lately, you might have seen coconut oil products bursting from the shelves. Coconut oil might be rising in popularity, but its benefits have been around for centuries. Coconut…

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Walking Towards Beauty

Walking Towards Beauty Will you walk with me?  Will you walk towards, and into, a life of beauty – leaving the fear and destruction behind? Because it’s what our planet needs…what we need. It’s when our backs are against the wall and we have limited options, that our truth emerges….

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#NotWorthMe

Not Worth Me Someone much wiser than I once said: “Maturity comes not with age but with responsibility“, and it’s true. Maturity is not measured by age, because it’s an attitude built by experience, blended together with a grown up acceptance of personal responsibility. Can you think of a person…

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The Music Diet by Dr Rock • Books

The Music Diet • A Rock and Roll Guide to Staying Alive.   Julia Jones (aka Doctor Rock) has written a fantastic new book The Music Diet. Doctor Rock- aka Dr. Julia Jones- is an inspirational academic who has published a new book called The Music Diet. She is evangelical…

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Emerge Festival

Emerge Festival Line-up announced for groundbreaking new London “Lates” festival September 27 & 28, 2019 Emerge, an innovative new “Lates” festival, will burst onto London’s night-time arts scene over the weekend of Friday 27 and Saturday 28 September, 2019. Aiming to turn expectations of who museums are for on its…

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Vegan Chocolate Orange Granola Recipe

I have no qualms in expressing my LOVE for granola. I’d have it for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks if I allowed myself to. I’ve made this Vegan Chocolate Orange Granola to satisfy my needs but also my purse. Good quality vegan granola can be an absolute fortune, which I…

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Thirst for Justice

Thirst for Justice a documentary film by Leana Hosea In the spring of 2015, residents from two separate communities enlist the help of scientists to prove their suspicions that their water had become dangerously contaminated. In Sander, Arizona, Janene Yazzie, finds out from tests carried out by a PhD student,…