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Outside the phone (or, why we love pencils)

At the recent SXSW festival, one of the stand-out ‘gadgets’ was apparently a pencil… no, not an electronic stylus, a good old-fashioned wooden pencil. As Nellie Bowles, writing for The Guardian explains, attendees at the much-hyped Austin event are usually looking for the new breakout apps or technological innovations, but this year, something rather more retro caught their eye. …


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Is balance boring?

Maybe it’s because I’m a Libra :) but I’m a big fan of balance. However, I feel like although balance is generally a good idea, it’s not really that sexy — it’s the dull cousin of extremism, the middle ground, the day-to-day. New fads, diets and ways to change your life are rarely about balance — ‘Cut out carbs completely, give up alcohol, go on a digital detox’ etc. …


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Ok, so this post is about a diet. I know, I know diets are annoying, faddy, don’t work etc. I wanted to write about this one though, as it’s not a weight-loss diet, it’s a feel-well diet and who doesn’t want to feel well, right? I’ll explain — about a year or two after I moved to London, I began to notice that my stomach would often feel, well, just not quite right. …

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