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Back on the market: The newly single 50-year-old male

Back on the market: The newly single 50-year-old male. This may not be a very politically correct thing to acknowledge, but most marriages these days don’t last for life. In fact, the average long-term relationship lasts somewhere between 8 to...

I can see clearly now the rain has gone….

I can see clearly now the rain has gone….

Your standing there, umbrella in hand, the rain subsided. The wind has died down now and you are able to resume your walk, with the sun (rather beautifully) setting just over the horizon. The rain has gone. The skies are...

Free babysitting comes at a price

Free babysitting comes at a price

Free babysitting comes at a price, and this price is too often paid by a grandparent brought in to be that free babysitter. If you are one of the thousands of UK grandparents who take up the mantle of caring...

Fight, flight and the 21st century human

You don’t often see a movie where the main protagonists arrive on the scene saying ‘we’ve come to negotiate – why don’t we sit down and discuss things, perhaps over a cup of tea?’  Nope, for most films (the ones...