Sofi Lindholm

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Oakland: the cool alternative to San Francisco

The enemy is hogging the sunset. There it is, six miles to the west, shoving its high-rise, overly familiar towers into the early-evening orange – the Millennium Tower muscling in with its 58 storeys of blue-grey glass; the Transamerica Pyramid like some Seventies idea of a 22nd-century spaceship, …

Easy speedy weeknight pasta sauces

Felicity Cloake’s piece last month on Britain falling out of love with shop-bought pasta sauce garnered more than 1,000 shares and twice as many comments. Proof – if it were needed – that when it comes to sating our collective hunger, pasta enjoys a default position few other foodstuffs ever …

Sweet Corn

The truth about late-life marriage

Towards the end of 2015 Charlotte ­Parratt, now 48, and Jay, 68, celebrated their ­regatta-themed wedding. Rowers in boaters and stripy blazers ferried 60 guests down the river near Henley-on-Thames as a jazz band played. “I wanted the wow factor,” says Charlotte, who was marrying for the first …

Relationships

I Heart My City: Cecily’s Amsterdam

Born and raised in the U.K., <b>Cecily Layzell</b> hopped the pond <b></b>to Amsterdam a decade ago and has been keeping it continental ever since. When she’s not scoping out the latest restaurant and bars in the Dutch capital for her website, Eat Amsterdam, the food and travel writer spends her time freelancing …

How to Decorate Like Our Favorite Female Leads

We’re constantly taking design cues from the silver screen. Cinema routinely doles out inventive and nostalgic set pieces from every decade and …

Sifnos - the Lesser Known Greek Island

Greece is well known for her islands - especially the more 'Disneyfied' commercial Cycladic ones such as Santorini and Mykonos. There are other, smaller and less well known Cycladic islands though, Sifnos being one of them, and one of my favourites.<p><b>Location Location Location</b><p>It's in the same chain …

How to do eye makeup

Eye make-up can weave quite the spell over anyone’s look. A few well chosen shades and a clever application can make even tiny eyes look huge and can give a real ‘wow’ factor to the wearer. Gone are the days of one shade of shadow roughly swept over lids, now the techniques are many and varied, …

Makeup

How Matt Damon Has Remained One of the Greatest Movie Stars

Of the Hollywood elite, Damon remains on top.<p>I believe," says Bill Simmons, in the ad for his new HBO series <i>Any Given Wednesday</i>, "that every DiCaprio movie would be just a little bit better as a Matt Damon movie." An outlandish statement that makes one wonder what <i>that</i> version of <i>The Revenant</i> would …

Film Industry

9 Spicy Foods to Make in a Heat Wave

When the going gets hot, the hot get going. And with a heat wave rolling in, that means it's time to dive into a plate of spicy food to temper the weather. Here's what to cook when you can't catch a break from the heat:

Cooking

12 Picnic-Perfect Salads

Next time you pack a picnic, toss up one of these tasty salads. From French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese to Asian Slaw with Ginger-Peanut Dressing, they all travel well and taste better with time.<p><b>1. French Lentil Salad with Goat Cheese</b><p>I make this earthy lentil and veggie salad when I'm craving …

Chocolate blackout cake recipe

The ultimate chocoholic's dessert: a rich three-layer cake with chocolate-custard icing<p><b>SERVES</b><p>10-12<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b>For the custard:</b><p>175g (6oz) granulated sugar<br>• 4½ tbsp cornflour<br>• 450ml (16fl oz) single cream<br>• 270ml (9¾fl oz) full-fat milk<br>• 150g (5½oz) dark chocolate (100 per cent cocoa), finely chopped<br>• 2 tsp …

Dessert

21 Delicious Recipes To Make With Overripe Bananas

An overripe banana is a blessing, not a curse.<p>Of all the produce that can go bad in the kitchen, the banana is the only one to get excited about. Overripe strawberries and peaches are destined for the compost bin, but overripe bananas provide you with the possibility of many great recipes. They’re …

Breakfast

Afternoon tea recipes with the royal seal of approval

Her Majesty Queen Victoria loved cake – and chocolate cake was a definite favourite. As a princess, Victoria endured a highly disciplined upbringing, with her every move controlled by the adults around her. When she became queen, she made up for lost time. For one tea party (for an unknown number …

Dessert

Red berries, apple, and cream cheese mug crumble

SERVES<p>1<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the fruit</b><p>2 tbsp cream cheese<br>• Juice of ½ lemon<br>• 2 tsp caster sugar<br>• 1 apple, peeled, cored and diced<br>• 2 tbsp frozen mixed red berries<p><b>For the crumble</b><p>1 slice of butter 5mm thick (15g)<br>• 1 tbsp soft brown sugar<br>• 3 caramelised biscuits (such as Lotus), crushed<br>• 1 tbsp plain flour Zest of ½ …

The best gluten-free recipes

Gluten-free cooking has come a long way. If you're catering for children or adults with a gluten intolerance - or yourself - it helps to know there are plenty of options out there<p>Gluten-free cooking may sound like a headache.<p>It needn't be one.<p>Telegraph food writers and contributors have come up …

Gluten-Free

The Popsicles Recipes You Need To Make (And Eat) This Summer

They're even better than ice cream.<p>We don’t have to remind you that the summers are hot — we all know this ― but what you might not know is that the best way to combat the heat is by eating popsicles. Not ice cream sandwiches, not frozen yogurt, but popsicles. Lots of them. And not just any old …

Ice Cream

Discover the Chocolate Capital of France

Cocoa hits all the sweet notes in the Basque town of Bayonne.<p>The sweet scent of chocolate floats on the very breeze in Bayonne.<p>This may surprise visitors who find their way to this otherwise modest Basque town in southwestern France. It shouldn’t. Bayonne played a pivotal role in the spread of the …

France

7 Best Places in Every Continent for a Romantic Vacation

Credit<p>When looking for the best getaway spots around the world, you put into consideration how warm and welcoming the people of that area are, the food, delicious recipes, the restaurants, beaches, historical sites, the financial constraint/budget etc. Most especially, you must consider the …

8 things you must do in Italy

Think you’ve done Italy? Here’s a list of activities guaranteed to show you another side of this most beloved of European destinations.<p>1. Find a food …

Berlin Landmarks

Alt city guide to Belfast

Art enables people to assert their individuality in the face of hostile prevailing orthodoxies. In 20th century Northern Ireland, that was a potent force as generations of artists – from playwright and poet Seamus Heaney to the band Ash – sought to define themselves not as Protestant or Catholic, …

England

The Most Affordable Cities in the World for a Weekend Trip

It's possible to take an affordable summer vacation—if you know where to go.<p>TripAdvisor has announced the results of their annual TripIndex Cities …

The under-eye concealer trick every woman needs to know

A few weeks ago, I found myself among professional make-up artists at a lecture the Mac Director of Make-up Artistry, Terry Barber, was giving about evening make-up. My geeky make-up obsessed self was sat front row while Barber, who is one of the most engaging make-up artists around, shared tips …

Makeup

The 7 products a beauty editor packs in her holiday make-up bag

Patterned pieces that are perfect for work and play

Clothing

Lost in translation

Bonnie Benwick translates chef recipes for the home cook in the Washington Post's Plate Lab column. She tells Melissa Clark about some of the …

15 inspirational women in film - Telegraph

Downton Abbey

Duchess Kate trials one of AW16’s kitsch accessory trends, the hairnet

Kate kicks off the hairnet trend for AW16<p>When the Duchess Of Cambridge arrived at the The Somme Centenary Commemorations in France, our attention was …

Game of Thrones to air Summer 2017 with shorter season

<b>Game of Thrones</b> fans will have to wait just a little longer for Season 7 as it has now been confirmed by HBO and Entertainment Weekly that the hit …

TV Series

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