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Couples we love to hate

It must be mating season. In the last few weeks, I’ve found myself constantly surrounded by googley-eyed, bum-pinching, hands-in-each-others-pockets couples. The more couples I see, the more I dislike them...I’ve even classified them into eight different groups – couples we love to hate.
By pink 13-Oct-2006 | Read More

Making Conversations

How intimidating it can be to enter a room full of strangers at a social gathering! Everyone seems to be more interesting, stylier, slimmer, classier, educated... But of course most people want to be friendly. I have found how to enjoy the challenge of making conversation with people I don't know well and drawing people out of their shyness as well. Here are my hints...
By yellow 17-Apr-2006 | Read More

Mr Right, or Mr Right-Now?

Your relationship has been going for a couple of years now and you’re beginning to wonder whether your man is the The One or whether you should be running for the exits before it’s too late. How can you assess your relationship, right here, right now? Let's put your Mr to the test:
By pink 10-Apr-2006 | Read More

The End of the World?

You’d think it was the end of the world – the Bad Guys are coming and we have to go into hiding. The house is completely closed up – windows latched, curtains drawn, no movement in the house apart from the lone figure sitting in front of the television. He’s all wrapped up in a hat, scarf, woollen jumper and grandpa slippers. The only noise in the house comes from the TV, or else a small whimper from the lone figures’ mouth. “Babe, I feel siiiiiick!”
By pink 22-Feb-2006 | Read More