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Kodbyens Fiskebar

Article By TXG   |   30th September 2019

Kodbyens Fiskebar Flæsketorvet 100 1711 København V Phone +45 32155656 info@fiskebaren.dk https://fiskebaren.dk In the meatpacking district of Copenhagen this is a wonderful treat.  It’s not warm and cosy, rather relaxed, informal, and serving spanking fresh oysters and fish that is all sustainably sourced and beautifully prepared.  Worth a trip as the … Read more

It’s never too late to be in touch

Article By TXG   |   16th September 2019

My cancer learning number two is it’s never too late to be in touch! I have a weakness (OK I have many weaknesses but I’m willing to admit to this one here!) – I love a greeting card. I have a whole drawer of cards that have tickled me and … Read more

Santini

Article By TXG   |   14th September 2019

Santini 29 Ebury St, Belgravia, London SW1W 0NZ T: +44 020 7730 4094 www.santinirestaurant.com We hadn’t been to Santini for a few years and it’s been very nicely refurbished. Accomplished Italian food prepared and served with care and attention. It has a nice ground floor terrace (you’ll remember TXG objects … Read more

How to respond when someone tells you bad news

Article By TXG   |   9th September 2019

I was recently diagnosed with cancer and while I am determined to make a complete recovery, this has been a year of fear, frustration and learning. One of my missions at the end of this treatment is that I will have really learned something about myself, who I want to … Read more

Darby’s

Article By TXG   |   7th September 2019

Darby’s 3 Viaduct Gardens, London SW11 7AY T: +44 020 7537 3111 www.darbys-london.com Darby’s We’re fortunate that very few people read these reviews because Darby’s is in our ‘hood and it’s already been hyped everywhere and we’d like to keep it a secret, please! Darby’s is from the team behind … Read more

How to avoid getting upset in a conversation

Article By TXG   |   2nd September 2019

If you ever find yourself getting upset in a conversation (that may manifest as anything from shouting to feeling angry tears)… Step back Take a deep breath and breathe in for 3 counts, hold that breath for 3 counts and then exhale over 3 counts Then think – what is … Read more

where is YOUR attention?

Article By TXG   |   29th August 2019

Here’s a question for you to ponder…. If we are what we give our attention to – where is YOUR attention? A worker? A parent? An entrepreneur? An all-rounder? A patient? If you are happy with where your attention is, then that is great but sometimes we can find that … Read more

A deeper conversation

Article By TXG   |   26th August 2019

A conversation can go to a much deeper level if you have the time, can truly listen and ask three more words… ‘and what else?’ When someone brings you a challenge or is chatting with you about something on their mind, it is important to see if you can get … Read more

Elliot’s

Article By TXG   |   21st August 2019

Scully Restaurant 12 Stoney Street, Borough Market, London, SE1 9AD T: 020 7403 7436 www.elliotscafe.com Elliot’s is a small restaurant in Borough Market. We went when it first opened a few years ago but the person we were with was ill, and so it didn’t really feel fair to comment … Read more

Manfred Max-Neef’s fundamental human needs

Article By TXG   |   19th August 2019

The economist, Manfred Max-Neef Rosenberg says that there are nine self explanatory needs: Affection Creation Recreation Freedom Identity Understanding Participation Protection Subsistence Try and find yourself a moment of quiet and then ask yourself – if you had to give yourself a score out of 10 (10 being a master … Read more

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