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Why I am giving the gift of experience this Christmas

As a society, we’ve developed a throwaway culture – with so many discount stores and fast fashion brands, a lot of gifts these days are not made to last. With the world facing a Climate Crisis it’s time to reconsider the way we spend. This is why I am going to pledge not to buy […]

Whats on this December

December, tis the season to be jolly! It’s definitely the month of the year with the most going on. To help you chose how to spend it we’ve compiled a list of whats on this December so you don’t miss out on any festivities. London Until 22nd December – A Christmas Carol – This adorable […]

How to Prepare for Winter

Winter has really begun to get serious now, but this doesn’t have to be the worst time of the year. Here are our tips on how to prepare for Winter. Celebrate the festivities! During the months of October to February there are so many occasions to celebrate – no matter your cultural background. From Halloween […]

How to Switch off from Work

One of the disadvantages with having Smart Phones in our lives, is that more and more of us are finding it increasingly difficult to switch off from work once we’ve finished. We’ve made a list of ideas to to help you switch off after you get home from work. Switch off your phone Having just […]

What’s on this November

What’s on this November in London, Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds. London 2nd November – Crystal Palace Fireworks– In the weird and wonderful park that Crystal Palace Park is, they never seize to amaze with the fantastic annual fireworks display. Wrap up warm, grab a mulled wine and enjoy the show. Tickets £10, please book in […]

7 Things that you didn’t know about Halloween

It’s the spookiest time of the year! Here is a few facts that you may have not known about everyone’s favourite Pumpkin fuelled holiday, Halloween. Halloween is a combination of Samhain and Feraila Samhain was celebrated by ancient Celtic people, which was a festival marking the end of the harvest season. They also believe it […]

The Best Galleries to see Art by Black Artists

As October is Black History Month, we decided to look into some of the best galleries to see art by black artists in London. So make a day of it and spend the day browsing some beautiful art from some talented artists. The Gallery of African Art The Gallery of African Art (GAFRA) opened its doors […]

Artists Respond to Brexit

The will we/ won’t we situation with Brexit feels like it’s been going on as long as Rachel and Ross. With the UK’s future still uncertain as we inch nearer to the 31st October we’ve decided to look at artist’s response to Brexit. Banksy Perfectly placed in Dover, where the UK overlooks the mainland of […]

What’s on this October

There’s plenty of great events going on this October across the UK. We’ve handpicked some of the best of what’s on this October. London 4th – 13th October – London Cocktail Week – The world’s biggest cocktail festival returns to London. London Cocktail Week takes place over 250 participating bars across the city. Tickets £10, […]

5 Things that happen to your Brain when you Paint

Looking after your brain is as important as looking after your body. Luckily painting is a fun activity that sharpens your mind. Here are 5 interesting things that happen to your brain when you paint. Gifted People use both sides of their brain Most people know that the left side of the brain helps with […]