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Yoga: Margherita dal Pra

I first met Margherita when my teacher Zephyr Wildman recommended her retreats to me. I was champing at the bit to get out of London for a week and realign my body and spirit in every way possible – and impossible – so without too much thought or research I […]

Butter London 3Free nail lacquer

It has to be said that every gal likes to do her nails once in a while. I am no exception. With a mother as devoted to her weekly DIY manicure as Prince is to glitter, I was taught the perfect brush stroke long before I could boil a potato, […]

Gluten-free banana bread bites

A good banana bread is one of life’s greatest treats and until now I haven’t found a satisfactory gluten and dairy free recipe for those of us that way inclined. But while wandering through Wholefoods deciding on my lunch a couple of weeks ago I saw a yummy looking free-from […]

Nudie Jeans: 100% organic,100% super sexy

My man Ben, from whom you will be hearing a lot as he gets down and dirty in the Naturalista kitchen, has three pairs of Nudie jeans. He also has a few Levi’s, and some dodgy emergency-purchase ones from (gasp) Zara man. And it’s not because they’re organic that I […]

Chia, coconut & cinnamon porridge

Porridge and I go way back. It was the first thing I ever learned to make and when I was a child I used to bound out of bed on the weekend and quietly whip some up in the kitchen just as my granny taught me: with rolled oats, a pinch […]

Soak your nuts!

In these exciting, elightening and increasingly health-conscious days, there is much talk of soaking one’s nuts. I myself take great relish in the ceremony and love to eat soaked almonds, cashews or whatever other nutty treat is lurking in the kitchen cupboard – I prefer them plump and juicy anyway, […]