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Why I Miss Phone Books

I had a 21st century moment the other day. A telephone book came through our mail slot in London...

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Tips For Adulthood: Five Self-Help Books That Changed My Life

On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I’ve never been much for self-help...

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Tips For Adulthood: Five Reasons To Get A Makeover

On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I’m not exactly what you’d call a...

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  • Friday Pix: Recommended Reading For The Weekend

    On occasional Fridays, I point you towards some recommended reading around the blogosphere: a. Nope, we’re not going to talk about Brexit. But we *are* going to talk about this very cool visual from The Washington Post about the rise and fall of Europe – in maps. b. Cooler still is the history of the […]

    Posted on July 1, 2016 0 comments
  • Why I Miss Phone Books

    I had a 21st century moment the other day. A telephone book came through our mail slot in London and landed with a bang on the floor. It was a mere shadow of a *real* phone book – probably measuring no more than 1/2 inch in diameter – but it was a bonafide phone book […]

    Posted on June 27, 2016 0 comments
  • Friday Pix: Recommended Reading For The Weekend

    On occasional Fridays, I offer some recommended reading for the weekend: *If you live in the U.K. (I do) we are all Brexit (no, that’s not a breakfast cereal) all the time. Here’s a really useful poll from the Guardian testing how much you actually know about the EU Referendum. *In lighter fare, here’s a […]

    Posted on June 3, 2016 0 comments
  • Tips For Adulthood: Five Self-Help Books That Changed My Life

    On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I’ve never been much for self-help books. As a general rule, I don’t read a lot of non-fiction. And for a long time I think I was a bit of a snob where self-help books were concerned, thinking they were somehow low brow. I was wrong. In […]

    Posted on May 25, 2016 0 comments
  • Tips For Adulthood: Five Reasons To Get A Makeover

    On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I’m not exactly what you’d call a girly girl. I hate shopping, I┬árarely purchase clothes and I only really began wearing make up regularly four years ago when I started my most recent job. So when my 22 year-old niece recommended me for a free makeover/photo shoot, […]

    Posted on May 4, 2016 3 comments