Rachel Khoo

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July 29th, 2016

Make wellbeing your number one

Regardless of whether you’re a mother, a school teacher, self-employed, roll with the corporate crowd, are a bureaucrat or otherwise, I can pretty much bank on the fact that we all put our day jobs at the top of our list of priorities, and leave our own wellbeing [...]

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July 27th, 2016

Getting to know the real me…

Other than my love of travel, passion for cooking and affection for all things French and Parisian, there’s a good chance you don’t know all that much about me. I tend to live a pretty private existence, but lately my Khoollect team have pushed me (gently) to [...]

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July 22nd, 2016

Explore and discover this week on Khoollect

If there’s one thing I absolutely love it’s exploring new places and making exciting (and sometimes unexpected) discoveries along the way. Many of you will already be well aware that the ethos behind my new lifestyle project Khoollect is finding inspiration in [...]

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July 20th, 2016

Iced drinks to cool the summer heat

Phew! Finally, the sun has started to pop out in full force here in the UK after what feels like weeks of drizzly overcast weather – yesterday was unbelievably hot! It’s a welcome relief to get some warm weather and enjoy the outdoors in proper summer fashion…but [...]

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July 15th, 2016

Rainbow colours equal happiness

I love vibrant colours and it’s certainly no breaking news that they work wonders for adding a little sunshine to a person’s day. Bright lipsticks, colourful clothing, and fresh rainbow coloured food all evoke a cheery vibe and can be a great antidote when [...]

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July 13th, 2016

Sweet treats to impress

It’s so handy to have a long list of favourite afternoon tea recipes at the ready when you’re preparing to entertain friends or visitors, or when you just want a sneaky little something to indulge in yourself. Despite the fact that I rarely have guests over [...]

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July 8th, 2016

Learning to take things slow

I’ve been learning to take things a little slower this week by embracing life’s smaller moments, getting back to basics, and finding simple ways to get more balance in my life. The Khoollect team and I have been delving right into the heart of all things [...]

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July 6th, 2016

Slow food: recipes to get you back to basics

If you’re like me and find yourself regularly rushing between work and social gatherings, racing to catch buses, trains or flights, and barely have a minute to pause for breath, then we could probably all learn a lesson or two from the ‘slow movement’. The [...]

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July 1st, 2016

Embracing Outdoor Adventures

From surfing in Bali to hiking in Austria, cycling just about everywhere around London, and sightseeing in the great outdoors – it’s no secret I love to get active outside. Not only are these pursuits a great way of keeping fit, they’re also brilliant for [...]

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