Food for thought

“I do like being older. I feel much more comfortable in my forties than I did when I was younger…..maybe because my mom didn’t live very long, so there’s something about age that feels like a victory instead of sadness for me”

— actor, director, humanitarian and mother of six Angelina Jolie

Beauty & well-being

Nordic Minimalism of Couture Skincare: RUA

I was introduced to Kristina Dunn, founder of Norwegan beauty brand RUA read more


Why Meditate? asks and answers Jillian Lavender

The reputation of Jillian Lavender as a truly exceptional meditation teacher precedes her. Friends read more


The Fall Refresh: new Asquith London collection

Pandemic has put a spanner in the works this year and changed many things for us all. One of them read more


Q & A with Lilly Be founder Lissette Benitez Monzon

Having already reviewed some of Lilly Be products on Curiosity Gap read more


Wake-Up Merry-Berry with Saint Iris Adriatica

Sanela Lazic, founder of the British “skin wellness” brand Saint read more


Getting clean with FOAMIE

I have tried quite a few solid bars for body and hair, but sadly none of them proved to be the ‘keepers’, read more

Travel/out & about

The art of giving joy: The Connaught Patisserie

The Connaught Hotel hasn’t been immune to the effects of pandemic that continue read more

Women’s issues

Menopause & Skincare: Dr Galy & Dr Kersh, 23MD

When it comes to menopause and skincare, it’s very important to take a medical point of view read more