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New poll shows Democrat candidates leading on Trump

New poll shows Democrat candidates leading on Trump

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The awful realisation that the person sitting beside you is watching porn

The awful realisation that the person sitting beside you is watching porn

I used a public internet cafe recently out of necessity. It was situated in the basement in Central London. A sense of foreboding came …
Saying goodbye to a beloved pet and watching your child sob is heartbreaking

Saying goodbye to a beloved pet and watching your child sob is heartbreaking

Our lovely Sarah Bluebell was a Ginger cat who loved Haagen-Daz ice-cream, cat milk only if it was poured from a height (strange), dry …
The ’60 Minute Mother’-making time for yourself over a week

The ’60 Minute Mother’-making time for yourself over a week

The ’60 Minute Mother’ is a concept that I have come up with to encourage mothers to spend 60 minutes a week thinking about themselves. As …
Why would Corbyn blow his political capital?

Why would Corbyn blow his political capital?

Let me state at the outset that I like Jeremy Corbyn. He is a rare conviction politician in a sea of self-serving career politicians. …
How to survive the European Election results tonight if you are a Liberal

How to survive the European Election results tonight if you are a Liberal

Teddy Roosevelt, American President, once said that “to anger a conservative, lie to him; to anger a liberal, tell him the truth.” I strongly …
Hey older woman, just don’t stop please

Hey older woman, just don’t stop please

The singer Madonna has an immense ability to stir up controversy and has always done so ever since she first came into the public …
My daughter isn’t enjoying university and I don’t know how to help her

My daughter isn’t enjoying university and I don’t know how to help her

We did everything by the book. By this, I am referring to the unwritten books of ‘Mothering in a Capitalist World‘ or ‘How to …
Remember the old fashioned rotary phone?

Remember the old fashioned rotary phone?

In one of those ‘when I was younger’ moments during which you tell (bore) your children about how different things were then, I recounted …
A really quick Vegan stir fry

A really quick Vegan stir fry

When it comes to cooking, I go for the easy option. Everything is thrown together in one frying pan. My desire for haste has …
Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, is in labour but the one question on my mind

Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, is in labour but the one question on my mind

While most parents may wonder about the sex of their child, mixed race parents have the added thrill of wondering what skin colour their …
Is this the death knell of Corbyn’s leadership?

Is this the death knell of Corbyn’s leadership?

This is part of the speech delivered by the PM today to Tory party members in Grimsby. There is something rather chilling about it. …

First Malaysian to appear on British Reality TV