Sofia Olins – Film Director, Mum And The Challenges For Women In Film

Sofia Olins, film director talks to Asian Mums Network about the challenges of balancing a career in filmmaking and motherhood. London-based Sofia Olins is an award-winning director who has worked on several big budget feature films and television including the IT Crowd, Peep Show and Bridget Jones. Though with a five-year-old boy and expecting her… Read More

Channel 4’s ‘The Three Day Nanny’ is Back and Looking for Families!

“Parents! Are you at the wits end with your children’s behaviour? In a new series of the successful Channel 4 TV show “Liberty Bell Productions” are offering the chance for parents to work with Kathryn Mewes, a highly experienced parenting expert and author of ‘The Three Day Nanny.’ Channel 4 are producing the third series… Read More

Bollywood Actress Mums

Working mums are amazing superpowers who manage to work 24 hours a day balancing a whole host of issues no matter how challenging or hectic life gets. As such we have to multitask taking care of children, career, friends and family. This is particularly true if you happen to be a famous Bollywood actress. In… Read More

Homemade Coconut Oil And Honey Hair Mask

Damaged hair. We’ve all been there. Blow dryers, products, and weather take a toll on our locks, so we’ve turned to blogger Stephanie Sterjovski to share her coconut oil and honey hair mask, which is perfect for repairing and moisturizing damaged hair. All it calls for is one tablespoon of organic coconut oil, and one tablespoon… Read More

/ Beauty / Summer Skincare

My most recent skincare discovery came through one of my best friends Bee a couple of months ago. Lovely Bee moved here in April, and started working formagician Doctor Sebagh’s skincare brand. Spring, winter, summer, fall- it doesn’t matter. My skin has always been a sensitive disaster. When Bee presented me a bag of Sebagh’s samples,… Read More

Nu Skin’s AgeLOC Serum, Cream And Cleanser

I recently bought the Galvanic Spa from Nu Skin and have been trying it out with success, particularly on the brow and eye areas. So I thought I should also test Nu Skin’s ageLOC Transformation skincare products. The cleanser/toner, serum and day and night creams ($410 for all four) are based a “proprietary new ingredient blend”… Read More

10 Of The Best Ways To Enjoy Barcelona On A Budget

“Savour the Catalan capital by avoiding the pricey and the touristy in favour of favourite local hangouts, from outdoor cinema to great beaches and vermut bars”   Take in the view Barcelona street life is irresistible, but sometimes you want to rise above the crowds. A ride in the cable car across the harbour is… Read More

Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

ORIGINAL TITLE: Slumdog Millionaire DIRECTOR: Danny Boyle PRODUCER: Co-production UK-USA; Fox Searchlight / Warner Independent / Celador Films / Film4 SCREEN WRITER: Simon Beaufoy CAST: Dev Patel, Freida Pinto, Madhur Mittal, Anil Kapoor, Irrfan Khan, Saurabh Shukla,Mia Drake, Rajendranath Zutshi, Rubina Ali, Ayush Mahesh Khedekar RUNNING TIME: 123 min. RATING: 7/10 The first time I… Read More