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Body Reset Diaries: Day 10

Day 10 of Body Reset Diet: Day 10 and another 2lb lost. I’m definitely pleased with this 5lb of weight loss. I had been a little worried that I may have been overloading on calories on the evening meals but I obviously had nothing to worry about. For some days now, I haven’t mentioned snacks but that is because I …

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Limoncello and Prosecco Cooler with iced Raspberries

Summer Cocktail Recipe After a long hard week, it is time to relax and unwind. Here’s a fantastic Champagne summer cocktail recipe from halfwine.com to help you do just that. Champagne Cocktails are light, refreshing and surprisingly easy to create. It is perfect for intimate occasions, for busy mums and weeknight professionals who want to make their one or two …

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Venus and Serena: The Documentary

Venus and Serena Williams are no strangers to the spotlight, they are known worldwide for their success on and off the court but that’s not what this documentary film is about. This  film looks into the inner sanctum of the close knit Williams family and reveals the magic behind the William sister’s success. Half an hour into the film and …

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Blackcurrant Macaroons

Macaroons Recipe: Pretty blackcurrant macaroons crunchy on the outside, chewy and soft in the inside – they are the latest bakery trend and make a delectable gift! Recipe makes 16 Preparation time 35 minutes Cooking time 10 minutes Ingredients 110g icing sugar 60g ground almonds 60g egg whites (usually 2 large eggs) 40g caster sugar Few drops of food colouring …

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Carrot Cake

Carrot cake recipe: This delicious carrot cake recipe is light and moist with a creamy cheese and yoghurt frosting. The recipe makes: 1 cake Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 50 mins Carrot Cake Ingredients: 150g light brown sugar 150ml vegetable oil 3 large eggs, beaten 150g self-raising flour, sifted 1tsp ground cinnamon 1tsp bicarbonate of soda 250g carrots, peeled …

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Kate Moss fronts Versace Fall Campaign.

Kate Moss bares all again – sort of. In Versace’s fall advertising campaign, promoting its so-called “Vunk” collection, which referenced the house’s punk signatures, Moss appears nude except for three strategically placed Vanitas quilted leather handbags. The campaign is “stripped back to the raw power of the clothes and models. There’s no set, no distraction, just the provocation, glamour and …

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Body Reset Diaries: Day 9

Day 9 of Body Reset Diet: Day 9 has been smooth sailing, and tomorrow ends phase two of the Body Rest Diet. I won’t weigh myself until the end of day 10 but I’m really starting to see a difference and so is everyone around me. Personally, my clothes fit better, my thighs and arms are more defined and toned …

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Strawberry & Rhubarb Breakfast Bars

Healthy Breakfast Bars Recipe: Recipe of the day is this deliciously chewy, fruity yoghurt breakfast bars – great for snacking on the run! The recipe makes 12 breakfast bars. Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 20 minutes Ingredients 200g muesli (we like Dorset Cereals Berries & Cherries) 50g rice krispies 100g porridge oats 300g Rachel’s Fat Free Strawberry & Rhubarb …

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Pasta with Peas, Asparagus and Prosciutto

A light and simple spring pasta recipe: Recipe of the day is this this simple yet delicious Pasta with Peas, Asparagus and Prosciutto for two. Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: 25 mins Kcal per 470g serving: 688 Kcal Ingredients: 250g pasta shapes, penne or fusilli 225g fresh peas or frozen 200g fresh asparagus tips 80g sweet cured or dry …

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Jennifer Lawrence: Get the look

Jennifer Lawrence make-up look: Beautiful, talented and always spot on with her looks in both fashion and beauty; we love Jennifer Lawrence and this look – smudgy dark eyes,fresh dewy skin and nude lips which is also very popular at the moment. We have teamed up with London’s premier make-up academy,  Hairspray and Lipstick to bring you step by steps tips …

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