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When I heard about Kate Bolick’s book Spinster I was intrigued. ‘Spinster’ sounds like an old-fashioned dis’. That’s because it is. I’ve never heard it used in everyday speak. I know plenty...
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Bob? Or Bobby? There’s a big difference as fans of David Lynch’s cult TV series Twin Peaks will know. And it all comes flooding back with the Lemonade & Laughing Gas  immersive experience...
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Dating online in my 40s. Not something I ever thought would be happening- when I was eight, my best friend and I, planned our joint wedding to two handsome friends, and imagined...
Motherhood and ambivalence
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Motherhood and ambivalence... When it comes to women making decisions to have or not have children, biological imperatives get a lot of coverage these days – from egg-freezing parties to single women...
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I never thought it would happen to me, I'm usually such a sensible and cautious young woman, yet somehow, I've become a step-mother. Let's face it, no–one grows up dreaming of becoming...
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When I was a kid my sisters and I had packs of kiddie playing cards. Alongside Snap and Happy Families, one set was called Old Maid. The illustration on the Old Maid...
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There comes a time in your life, to paraphrase Invictus, when you want to be mistress of your own ship and creator of your own destiny. Rather than waiting for others to...
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  1 Aug - 5 Aug 2017 is the Qatar Goodwood Festival or what is known as Glorious Goodwood. It’s an important week in the racing calendar and equally important for some...
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Finding a Yoga class for me is the equivalent to finding a partner. It is hard to find the ONE. The one being something you want to stick with and spend time...
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July. And while other women may be musing about picnics and prosecco, this lady is dreaming about the first week in August. Because of my guilty secret. Football. The Beautiful Game. I...
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