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  • My big fat 2014 review of the year

    Tweet MADE IT. Yes, dear reader I realise this 2014 review of the year has taken a while and it’s nearly 2015 but I’ve been busy doing stuff like moving house and stuffing my…

    December 30, 2014
  • Why Let It Go from Disney’s Frozen is my mantra

    Tweet Now as I told you a few days ago I’m still a loooong way from being a proper grown-up on many levels; but the one thing that has changed for me, particularly during…

    November 28, 2014
  • 40 Something going on 17 Again

    Tweet Last night as I was walking home in my trainers and puffer jacket, eating sweets and looking forward to watching The Walking Dead on TV, it occurred to me that I don’t really…

    November 25, 2014
  • Is it OK to fancy Jamie Dornan in The Fall?

    Tweet Let’s face it, you’re really not supposed to fancy serial killers. Unless you have ambitions to become a Death Row bride, fantasising about someone with a penchant for torture and murder isn’t just…

    November 23, 2014
  • Meeting David Gandy and a very good cause

    Tweet Last Thursday I put on my glad rags and headed out to the Collars and Coats Gala at Battersea Evolution, in aid of Battersea Dogs and Cats Home. Of course as the proud owner…

    November 6, 2014
  • Renee Zellweger and the myth of Just As You Are

    Tweet For most of us who adore Bridget Jones – the books and the films – we fell in love with Mark Darcy at the same time as Bridget herself. When he floors her with…

    October 24, 2014
  • My top 5 things to do in Tokyo

    Tweet We fell totally in love with Tokyo and it was a real wrench to leave it behind. Everything just works and it’s totally fabulous: the architecture, the style, the shops, the food, the…

    October 21, 2014
  • Hudl 2 review

    Tweet When we were asked if we’d like to review a Hudl2 I was a bit skeptical; it seemed unlikely that a budget tablet that costs only £129 could offer the same sort of…

    October 13, 2014
  • Our Michael Collins connection

    Tweet Nearly every other person you meet in Ireland will tell you they’re somehow connected to the Irish freedom fighter Michael Collins. We’d grown up hearing that we were related to ‘The General’, but…

    August 17, 2014
  • Summer reads

    Tweet How do you choose your summer reads, the books you buy especially to take away with you? I’m flying from Heathrow again in a few weeks and I was on the Heathrow Express…

    August 7, 2014