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Planning a trip? Here’s a warning!

Holiday planning, it’s exciting, but it can also be quite stressful. Even a simple holiday, where you fly/drive to one location and stay at that one place can often be not [...]

I salute you all

At the time of writing this I am reminded of those who have served our country. It is just after the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, Remembrance Day. [...]

R U OK every day?

RUOK is a suicide prevention charity in Australia that reminds people that ‘conversations’ need to happen every day. It is an annual day in September, dedicated to remind [...]


This week I had the joy of sitting down with the head of “Funky Pug” Mr. Dan Hawkins! Dan is a South Londoner, born and raised. He feels like there is a strong sense of [...]

Crack be gone!

by Carol Sheridan I think it has happened to all of us at some stage – you turn around and your eyes nearly burned out because of the dreaded ‘plumbers crack’. [...]

Our Aussie Day

by Carol Sheridan. It’s our day of celebration – Australia Day, the day we celebrate our country, our people and our achievements. Most of us choose to turn 26 January [...]

Gorilla Glory

by Rik Barnett A little shop has opened its doors in London town called Gorilla Perfume (over in Camden Passage, Islington). At first glance you’d think this to be a [...]

The bitchy breed

Women, we are a breed of bitchy characters with very little regard for other females in our species. Never more is this so than when it comes to rearing our offspring. If you [...]

REALITY – it’s all in a word

by Carol Sheridan REALITY BITES REALITY SUCKS REALITY TV ESCAPING REALITY REALITY CHECK   The dictionary defines the word REALITY as The state or quality of being real [...]

Trolley Discrimination

by Carol Sheridan Today I visited the newly opened Eastland shopping centre. I have to admit, I was going to be amongst the throngs of people who attended the grand opening [...]

Farmhouse Fresh

by Amy Sommer There are many benefits to being a writer – you don’t need an office or support staff and can work from anywhere (which means you can never leave work at [...]