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Three Great Books for Spring - B-Sweeties

A great crop of books has hit the shelves, Sweeties, giving us an excitingly varied list for spring reading with one thing in common: girl power.<p><b>It's</b> …

Books

Spring Lamb Recipe - B-Sweeties

We absolutely love versatile lamb, whether we’re grilling chops, cooking up an African tagine, or thinking along Mediterranean lines, like in this …

Recipes

SPRING SHOES - B-Sweeties

Sweeties, it’s time to put away the boots, and lighten things up with this season’s must have Spring shoes and sandals. Here’s a mini round-up of …

Shoes

Jazz Age Design at Cooper Hewitt - B-Sweeties

Flappers and hepcats, it’s time to celebrate the Jazz Age with a must-see exhibit at New York’s Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.<p>Skyscraper …

Jazz

Weekend in Bath - What to See and Do

A weekend in Bath – what could be more refined? This beautiful Georgian city is a big draw for visitors, and no wonder. With lovely architecture, a …

London

ROSE GOLD BEAUTY - TOP SPRING BUYS - B-Sweeties

Sweeties, we are feeling flushed and pretty this Spring and it’s all down to our obsession with rose gold beauty products. Read on for our Top Spring …

Spring Style Safari - B-Sweeties

This season's khaki trend has us thinking about travel. Of course, we're always thinking about travel, but now we know what to pack - or what to wear …

Now Read This! Books We’re Loving - B-Sweeties

Our bookshelves are groaning with what we call "SOS" - our Stack of Shame - i.e., books we haven't got 'round to yet. Still, we have managed to dive …

Lemon Recipes - B-Sweeties

Sweeties, life has brought us lemons –lots of lemons. We’re putting them to good use with these favourite lemony recipes.<p>It may still look and feel …

What to Eat in Osaka - B-Sweeties

Osaka is Japan’s funkiest, foodiest city. So much so that the answer to the question “what to eat in Osaka” is simply “everything.”<p>Osaka is a food …

Four French Masters in San Francisco - B-Sweeties

San Francisco is looking decidedly Gallic these days, with a series of important exhibitions of works by four French Masters: Rodin, Monet, Degas and …

BEST NIGHT CREAMS FOR SWEET DREAMS - B-Sweeties

A good night’s sleep is one of the best tools to have in your beauty arsenal, and night time is also the best time to apply a hard-working skin …

Chicken in milk

We know it sounds odd, but trust us sweeties! Have we ever let you down? You know we love chicken, and we love one-pot dishes. This recipe from crowd …

Gift Ideas for Book-Lovers - B-Sweeties

Looking for the perfect gift for the book-lover in your life? We have a few ideas.<p><b>COOK IT UP.</b><p>We hesitated to recommend <b>Jamie Oliver’s</b> <b>Christmas …

FAB SKIN SUPPLEMENTS TO TRY NOW - B-Sweeties

We all know that beauty comes from within sweeties. It can’t be achieved solely through expensive creams and serums. So, if you are on a quest for …

Tai Hang - Hong Kong's Buzziest Restaurant Scene - B-Sweeties

Hong Kong’s Tai Hang neighborhood is changing so quickly, it’s worth going every week to see what’s new.<p>Over the last few years a remarkable change …

art

Here at B-Sweeties HQ we’ve picked out a few of the top art shows to view in 2017, so that you can get an art fix wherever your travels may take …

POSTCARD FROM TOHOKU, JAPAN - B-Sweeties

Tokyo and Kyoto get all the attention in Japan, but sometimes travelling further afield pays off. Explore Tohoku, Honshu island’s easternmost region, …

Good Places to Dine in Australia

There are so many good places to dine in Australia, that we are always spoilt for choice when we visit. The following three are the latest ones that …

Fall 2016 Art Preview - B-Sweeties

From revolution in Mexico to an unexpected artistic alliance in Tokyo to a rock star’s surprising collection – the fall 2016 art exhibits are not to …

Velvet Fashion Trend - Prominent on the Fall 2016 Runways

If there’s one thing to add to your wardrobe this season, it’s velvet. The velvet fashion trend is definitely having a 2016 moment, and was prominent …

Best Bars in Hong Kong - B-Sweeties Top Picks

Legendary Club 1997, one of the best bars in Hong Kong, will close at the end of this month after 34 years in business. Here are our picks of the …

Easy Blueberry Cobbler Recipe - B-Sweeties

Preheat the oven to 375 degrees. Rinse and pick through berries, then place in a bowl and toss with the sugar and flour. Set aside.<p>Make the dough by …

Best Gins

A cold gin and tonic with plenty of ice and lemon or lime, is one of our favourite drinks. There are so many gins to choose from, and with nearly …

Four Treats for Mystery Fans - B-Sweeties

Sweeties, if you're anything like us, you love a good whodunnit. This summer has been a real treat for mystery fans, whether you prefer your crime …

Keralan Coconut Prawn recipe

Following our post on Best Indian Cookbooks, here is a recipe from Meera Sodha's book, that is easy to make and tastes delicious too. Happy Cooking! …

Recipes

Best Indian Cookbooks

A visit to a friend’s house recently for a fragrant home-cooked Indian supper, has rekindled our love of all things spicy. We’ve been encouraged to …

Restaurant Review: Union Fare, New York City - B-Sweeties

The Big Apple’s hottest spot is Union Fare, a mammoth restaurant known for its “industrial chic” décor, its eclectic menu, and its out-of-this-world …

Restaurants

Top Five Things to Do and See in Carmel by the Sea, California - B-Sweeties

<b>White Sand Beach.</b> The surf’s up in Carmel, which has a pristine white sand beach that draws lots of swimmers, surfers and sunbathers. This may be …

California