Lifestyle Journalist

M. Astella Saw writes about travel, food, retail, design and trends in the lifestyle sectors. Contact me at m.astella.saw (at) gmail.com

Foodprint Project

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You are what you eat, they say, but Sarah Rich and Nicola Twilley, founders of the Foodprint Project, have another proposition on the plate. For these two writers, you live what you eat, and you eat what you live.
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The New Dinner Theatre

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Dinner theatre used to mean theatregoers tucking into roast chicken as they watched a whodunit. Now, however, as good food becomes the norm and sophisticated diners seek experiences as well as just good food, creative restaurateurs are providing playful, engaging experiences, from mad-scientist ice creams to assemble-it-yourself meals. Tuck in: theatricality is the ingredient du jour.
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The Loft Project

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Behind the steel gates of a converted warehouse complex in Dalston, east London, a group of strangers gathers at a large communal table. The 16 guests have paid for, well, they don’t know what, exactly: they’ve received suggestions of a menu via email, they’ve seen a short biography of the chef for the night, and they’ve been advised that the last course will be served somewhere close to midnight.
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