Picture Perfect

If you are looking for a unique Christmas gift this year then consider local artist Emily Ward. From landscapes & seascapes to pets & people portraits there is something for everyone.  Professional artist Emily Ward, based in North Shields, has painted murals, commissions and artwork for individuals and many large charities in the North East

A guide to summer’s best beauty trends

The Spring/Summer 2015 catwalk shows were awash with ‘cool’ girl beauty looks with a definitive bohemian and romantic vibe. Makeup is minimal and kept to a pop of colour on the eyelid or lips, lived in eyeliner and fuss-free hair, while well-moisturised bare skin reigns supreme. From laidback festival chic to a glowing ethereal complexion,

How to Entertain the Kids During the Holidays

The Summer holidays are fast approaching and you may already be dreading the long weeks trying desperately to entertain your kids. The school summer holidays can be difficult, especially when you take into account the not-so-predictable British weather, so with this in mind we’ve put together a guide to help you make this summer holiday


Discover the Beauty of Marrakech

Steeped in atmosphere, mystery and charm, the historic city of Marrakesh offers plenty of delights for travellers passing through its dusty streets – from the bustling chaos of the Medina, to the breath-taking Atlas Mountains that overlook the city from the desert plains outside it. Read on to discover some of the most inspiring things