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  • New Year New Body 2014

    Tweet Happy New Year. If your home is anything like ours you probably still have a load of leftover snacks (including Pringles, which I’m beginning to view as the Devil’s Work, they’re so blimmin’…

    January 2, 2014
  • My snowflake disease

    Tweet Snowflake. It’s such an evocative word, isn’t it? It instantly conjures up something beautiful and fragile, something fleeting; and of course no two snowflakes are alike. When it’s used in conjunction with the…

    December 8, 2013
  • Why the Daughters of Eve deserve total respect

    Tweet *Warning: This is not a post about fluffy bunny rabbits and rainbows There are some subjects none of us like to think about, because they make us uncomfortable, or more aware of the…

    November 17, 2013
  • The importance of eye tests for kids

    Tweet I can still remember the moment I realised I needed glasses. I had only gone to the optician’s appointment at school to get out of PE. ‘Cover your right eye with your hand…

    September 8, 2013
  • They eat horses, don’t they?

    Tweet I’ve seen a lot of jokes flying around about the horsemeat scandal, but I’ve had a sense of humour failure over this one. Not just because of my family background, or our special…

    February 8, 2013