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Author Archives: Helen Coakley

BOOK REVIEW: Walking on Custard and The Meaning of Life – A Guide for Anxious Humans By Neil Hughes

It is a truth often unacknowledged that 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. That seems like a lot right? Well, if you … Continue reading

May 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Art of shopping in Amsterdam

Being one of Europe’s most accessible and beautiful cities, Amsterdam attracts many types of tourists and visitors each year. Known for its lax laws on weed and open policies on … Continue reading

February 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mermaid alert: is this Disney’s creepiest resort?

Although Disney has surpassed itself of late with the revival of the Princess – Frozen is now the most downloaded Disney film of all time – most women in their … Continue reading

January 30, 2015 · 2 Comments

Spotlight on Bethnal Green: Camels, cocktails and kings

In the two and a bit years I’ve been living a stone’s throw (or lazy bus ride) away from Bethnal Green, things have been a-changing. One of the East End’s … Continue reading

November 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Turner Prize 2014: where the public comments board is better than the actual exhibition

I hadn’t read up on the Turner Prize nominees before I bought my ticket. I wasn’t aware there were only four nominees and that it was even held at the … Continue reading

October 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Treat your Talons: WARNING – Not for the faint-hearted.

As someone who has a fledgling manicure business, whenever we are approached here at Style & Then Some regarding anything nails-related, my eyes tend to light up. So imagine my … Continue reading

September 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Part of Her World: How Mermaids are on course to be 2015’s big trend

Since Sofia Coppola announced she was to recreate Hans Christian Andersen’s fishy fairytale ‘The Little Mermaid’ in non-animated celluloid, it appears all things Mermaid are set to be one of … Continue reading

September 1, 2014 · 1 Comment