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October 19, 2017
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Countdown to Christmas with Baileys Advent Calendar

Now we know it’s October, and we’ve still got Halloween to deal with, but we’re pretty sure you’re going to want to know about this. Baileys may be a drink you only indulge in at Christmastime. But now the liquer maker has released an advent calendar to help ease you […]
October 19, 2017

Mum Comes Up With Genius Way To Make Baby Take Calpol

The wonder of the internet age is that when a mother on the other side of the world come up with a genius plan to make her baby take Calpol it can be shared across the globe. Mothers everywhere know the struggle of trying to get their little darlings to […]
October 19, 2017
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Oreo Beer Is Here – And It’s ‘Pure Bliss’

We all know that Americans love milk with their cookies – but milk stout might be taking it a bit too far. Oreo beer is apparently a thing, having popped up at the annual State Fair in Texas. The milk stout comes with an Oreo cookie floating on top — […]
October 19, 2017
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Please Help Anxiety Is Stopping Me Passing My Driving Test

Please help one of our mums who is struggling to pass her driving test because she suffers from anxiety. She wants to know if you might have any tips or advice as to what she might do to get her on the road. She writes: ‘I’m a mammy but just […]
October 19, 2017

Who Knew Such A Thing As Chocolate Wine Exists?

Chocolate wine exists and what’s better it looks like Aldi is going to start selling it. The budget store has announced they are going to be putting the The Rubis Chocolate Non Vintage Wine on their shelves. The makers claim the wine has flavours of velvety, smooth dark chocolate, which […]
October 18, 2017

My Mental Health Improved The Day I Quit My Job

There’s a sentence I thought I would never write. I’ve always been an annoyingly responsible person, gainfully employed since I was old enough to reach the washbasins at the family hair salon. I’ve worked as a writer in advertising agencies since I finished my Masters in 2012. Having reached the […]


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