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Earlier this month (May 12th) talented Grime duo Krept and Konan surprised everyone as they revealed they would be opening a new restaurant named Crepes & Cones. Even making a song to accompany it! Check it out at the bottom 🙂 In interviews the pair have described the spot as being “not your average dessert …

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Before I start this article, I know that this topic is very controversial but light needs to be shed on this topic. A lot of times no one talks about controversial topics because they feel they will be criticised and most times they are. However, I believe that for a change to be made you …

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Success is a dish best served hot. Someone once said “It’s around the table and in the preparation of food that we learn about ourselves and about the world”. This concept is one that shaped a vision for myself and my colleagues at Rice At Home® Podcast. For many young people, particularly those of Afro-Caribbean …

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Why does Feminism need Intersectionality? A word of warning for all my beautiful strong women out there, DO NOT read the Urban Dictionary definition of Intersectional feminism, it is not only useless but it is disrespectful.   First of all, before we get into the nitty gritty, the term intersectional feminism is incorrect. We should …

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More than once a day I see that another black male has died in London and I can’t come to terms with the fact that this is so normalised. When you grow up in an area where all you know is violence from a young age, where people dying and killing around you isn’t a …

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  With all of the spotlight on our lovely Prime Minister (can you hear the sarcasm, I hope so.) and the threat of conflict hovering, it’s really put things into perspective. Things like this highlight all the little things we worry about in life, and anyone who knows me, knows I’m an expert at worrying. …

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Ready, set, GO! or should I say ready, set, goal! Welcome to the game of life, where everyone has equal chances to shine. We live in an abundant universe, and all play an important instrument in the musical called life. Congratulations! Universe — one song (Uni- one, verse- song). With our unique talents, abilities and interests, we …

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A new novel by London blogger Carolina Are, a.k.a. Blogger On Pole, explores consent, rape, mental illness, immigration, social and professional uncertainty and survival in the age of #MeToo with the London nightlife scene as a backdrop. The Story Bad/Tender is a story rooted deep in the London nightlife scene, made of charming ‘mixologists’, foodie bloggers and rivers of alcohol. Narrated in …

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I have prepared myself for the inevitability of you rolling your eyes after reading the title of this piece. I am sure you are very much sick and tired of Brexit and all the debate surrounding it; you just want it to be over and done with. However, I am of the unpopular belief that …

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Pushing through when you’re mentally drained can be taxing on your body. I understand that we can’t ignore our obligations, or suddenly drop responsibilities, although a lot of us seem to celebrate sacrificing sleep in order to achieve our goals. It’s important to realise that we are human, and there will be moments when we …

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