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Saturday, April 29, 2017

STEINER’S STROKES – Developing awareness of our stroking habits

My psychotherapy training is in Transactional Analysis, which includes cognitive behavioural tools, psychoanalytic techniques and relational approaches. The founder of Transactional Analysis is Eric...

SHOOTING STARS – New hatchlings at the range

Facing life down the barrel of a gun might sound intimidating, but some people on the Rock do exactly that on a regular basis...

NOTHING BUT NET – Women’s basketball gears up for youth championship

It is very easy to be on the receiving end of a brutal beating in basketball. With technique, stamina and teamwork at its core,...

ALL ON BOARD – Dice and spikes for the open tournament

After chess success, it’s time to summon backgammon at the Caleta Hotel for the second edition of the Gibraltar Backgammon Open Championship scheduled for...

IDYLLIC ICELAND – Where fire and ice hold hands…

February, the month of St. Valentine. Many of us choose to buy gifts or go for a meal; some opt for a romantic break....

GERMAN WINES – and why we should all be drinking them

Germany may have failed to control Europe for a third time but its wines conquered wine aficionados decades ago, presenting those in the know...

BRAISED ARTICHOKES with tomato coulis…

INGREDIENTS 2 lemons, halved 36 baby artichokes (1.4 kg) ¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil 6 garlic cloves, quartered lengthwise 2 carrots, thinly sliced on the bias 1 medium onion, thinly...

STRAWBERRIES & CHOCOLATE PIE with toasted almond crust…

INGREDIENTS Crust: ¾ cup raw almonds ¼ cup coconut oil 3 tablespoons maple syrup ¼ teaspoon fine grain sea salt ½ cup oat flour 1 cup rolled oats Filling: 1 bag dark chocolate...

LOVE & RELATIONSHIPS – Do opposites really attract?

The philosopher Alain de Botton writes and talks about our current age of romantic love, which differs to an era where for better or...

COUCHSURFING – Travel like a local

If one thing brings your travel plans to an abrupt end, it is cost. You may be lucky and come across a cheap flight...