Love and Life

I Now Pronounce You... Yourselves

I Now Pronounce You… Yourselves

Emmi says it's time for her to stop worrying about the wow factor of an alternative wedding

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A Song of Adult Humour and Child Suitability

You know, that thing where adults use kids to carry out their adult humour messages...

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Why Youtubers aren’t the worst teen role models ever

After all, it's very reassuring to see a teen being honest and so comfortable with themselves...

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Wait, what even IS the female version of avuncular?

Avuncular basically means 'like an uncle', and if it was a job you'd do it for free. But what if …

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Desserts at the Metaphor Cafe!

What's your flavour? When we talk about 'vanilla' we don't mean ice-cream...

Still In Love With Love

Still In Love With Love

4 Ways to rethink fairy tales... because why swear off romantic love forever (after)?

The Rise of Alternative Weddings in Italy

The Rise of Alternative Weddings in Italy

Italian weddings are typically very conservative, but the idea of an alternative ceremony in line with your lifestyle is slowly …

Why Cosy, Beautiful Autumn Doesn't Suck.

Why Cosy, Beautiful Autumn Doesn’t Suck.

Autumn is coming... you can smell the change in the air. Cinnamon on lattes. Cinnamon on porridge. Cinnamon on cinnamon. …

Air Kissing Etiquette... Pucker Up or Puck Off

Air Kissing Etiquette… Pucker Up or Puck Off

Hands up if you have ever been confused by the politics and etiquette of air kissing...

Can a Bad University Experience Produce a New You?

Can a Bad University Experience Produce a New You?

The University Dream may not work out quite as planned, but sometimes a bad experience gives you perspective. Give yourself …

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getting ready for a first date

Babe's Bible: Charlotte Kymberley on life, coitus, the universe and everything

Love & little white lies

Love & little white lies

Little white lies continue to frolic in society, scheming to help lovers manipulate each other. Ooh, those naughty, naughty lies!

Confessions of an Aspiring Cougar

Confessions of an Aspiring Cougar

Cougar is seen as a derogatory term but some women choose to redefine it. The idea that a cougar has …

The single life

The single life

A singleton guide to the single life - how to cope with being single. Not having a boyfriend is fine, …