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Natasha Poliszczuk

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Natasha’s Ile De Ré Holiday Packing List

With three weeks to go, I've been thinking about my holiday packing list. We're taking a late holiday this year - heading to one of my childhood haunts - the Dordogne - and then onto a place we've been to many times, but this is the first time with both children - the really rather ridiculously pretty Ile de Ré.…

DestinationsTravel

A New Girl’s Guide to Winchester

One of the nicest things about moving to a new place is showing visitors around your new neighbourhood - I loved it when Alex came to visit for the first time. I thought I'd do the same here. So here's my new girl's guide to Winchester - welcome! (You might want to make a cup of tea - it's a long one...) …

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Summer(ish) Dresses With Sleeves

This post was inspired by a conversation I've had with many friends. They don't ask much: they simply want a summer dress that isn't strappy. Or flimsy. Or skin-flashingly inappropriate. An all-day-to-night dress that keeps you cool and looks good. Reader, I give you: summer dresses with sleeves.…

FamilyLife

On Leaving London

We did it. Having talked about it for years, we left the city. The place where we had our first home together. Where both our babies were born and took their first steps, said their first words, started school. We've arrived in considerably greener pastures new - and it's lovely and we're happy but it's also not without it's challenges. Here's what I've learned about leaving London and starting to settle into a new place. (It's pretty weird to be the new girl in your forties!) …

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25 Ways to Wear Florals (How to Dress Like Your Garden)

Is there anything more summery than wearing florals? It's the closest you can get to wearing a garden (and you know how we're getting into those. Must be our advancing years.) In tribute to flower show season, we bring you our edit of the best floral buys - from timid dip-your-toe-in to full-on flower garden.…

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Colour Files: Pink

Where do you stand on wearing colour? How about the deliberate colour clash - which is everywhere, so even if you have no intention of sporting it yourself, prepare to see others rocking the look. Shades might be advisable if colour is anathema. We'll start with an easy one: pink.…

Beauty

How to help your skin survive winter

Winter can be hard on your skin. Flaky, dry, red, tender, that distinctive grey winter skin pallor. Fear not - help is at hand. Here are the tried and tested products that keep your glow going even in the depths of winter.…