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Cold Snap – How to take better family portraits this Christmas

Cold Snap

Child’s play Take better photos of your children this winter. Bicester based photographer Sarah Plater has some professional advice. A quick snap is a great way to capture a memory, but what if you want to create portraits of your children that are a little more special? Sarah Plater is a qualified, Bicester-based portrait photographer. She’s co-written two books on portrait ... Read More »

Bathing Beauties – Classic and modern bathroom design

Bathing Beauties

Taking a modern twist to a traditional bathroom suite Showcasing the best of classic and modern bathroom design from House of Kingswood Traditional bathrooms don’t have to be old fashioned, you can still have a classically elegant bathroom which can blend seamlessly with the rest of the house, in fact you are truly spoilt for choice when it comes to ... Read More »

Kiss and Tell – Lip enhancement treatment

Kiss and Tell

More than just lip service Expert Lip Enhancement at Springwell Clinic in Marlow. Why are the lips so important? The lips are a vital cornerstone in defining the face: we’re drawn to them when we look at someone (second only to the eyes). They help to define our smile, and subconsciously, they are a major clue to age and fertility. ... Read More »

Cabin Fever – A look at luxury cruising

Cabin Fever

Top cruise Ultra luxury cruising with Silversea and Spear Travels SILVERSEA DISTINCTIONS Whether you long to sail the eponymous Panama Canal or embrace the glaciers of Alaska, there is something special about knowing that almost everything you want during your time with Silversea is included, from free-flowing fine wines to delicious gourmet cuisine. Savour the peace of mind of knowing ... Read More »

Retail Therapy – Shopping in Thame

Retail Therapy

It’s Christmas Thame Thame Town Centre has Christmas all wrapped up Christmas starts earlier every year and yet, despite the fact that decorations line the supermarket shelves next to pumpkins, there are only a few organised people who managed to complete their Christmas shopping by Halloween. For the rest of us, the awareness that we are now only a few ... Read More »

Cook’s Tour

COOK’S TOUR An evening with Nigella Lawson

An evening with Nigella Lawson Nigella is ready to chat food and life. 13th November AN EVENING of entertainment is cooking at the New Theatre Oxford this autumn as Nigella Lawson embarks on a tour. Nigella Lawson established herself as a household name in 1998 with the publication of her ground-breaking debut cookbook, How to Eat: The Pleasures and Principles ... Read More »

Talented, Naturally

TALENTED, NATURALLY The Thame company that cares for our trees

Seasoned professionals Based in (the aptly named) Beech Road, Thame. Four Seasons Tree Care have been looking after our trees and hedges for over 25 years. Chris Dale met owner Matt Vaughan. I’m talking to Matt Vaughan, Managing Director of Four Seasons Tree Care, and it’s clear he is passionate about his work and proud of his business. Operating for ... Read More »

Showing Her Metal

SHOWING HER METAL Artist, Jenny Pickford sculptures on show at Waterperry

Natural Talent Jenny Pickford is a skilled blacksmith and artist. A former pupil at Lord Williams School in Thame she creates stunning, larger than life sculptures. See her work this Autumn at Waterperry Gardens. There aren’t many female blacksmiths, and there aren’t many metalworkers of any gender who regularly produce work that stands three or four metres high. But then ... Read More »

Winter Fuel

WINTER FUEL Local supplier of quality logs

Logs to burn Locally supplied logs from Pasture Care that won’t burn a hole in your pocket In recent years, the wood-burning stove has become the hottest addition to the home. Open fires with the heat escaping up the chimney have fallen from favour.Not surprising as a wood burner gives out five times as much heat as a regular fireplace ... Read More »

She Shaw Looks Good

SHE SHAW LOOKS GOOD Actress Suzanne Shaw’s skin care treatment

Your best skin yet Actress and TV personality Suzanne Shaw benefits from some revolutionary treatment at Springwell Clinic in Marlow. Springwell Clinic in Marlow is an Aesthetic Nurse led Medical Clinic that prides itself on providing natural looking treatments. They often refer to themselves as a skin clinic as they choose to take a more natural looking approach to their treatments. ... Read More »