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Moving on From Kate Middleton's Womb!

(1) Comments | Posted 6 December 2012 | (15:47)

Whilst I'm jubilant along with the rest of the world that Kate and William are expecting their precious bundle of joy, I'd really like to read something else or switch on the TV without being reminded about Kate's 'condition.' It's Dianagate all over again. There's an immense amount of pressure...

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A Right Royal Knees Up!

(0) Comments | Posted 2 June 2012 | (14:15)

The flags are flying, the bunting is out in force and most people I know have an element of excitement about them, parallel to a child at Christmas. But why do I ask? Is it because we've a four day weekend? What better excuse to party?

I love that as...

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The Pippa Factor Makes Us All Fall for Her Again...

(1) Comments | Posted 19 April 2012 | (11:50)

Pippa Middleton seems to be a dichotomy of love and hate - a bit like Marmite. But for those who have fawned after her since THAT big wedding day, the love has just got so much deeper.

Now I'm not justifying hanging out with a replica gun toting male friend,...

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The Demise of UK Celebrity Culture: Please Bring Back the Divas!

(0) Comments | Posted 22 January 2012 | (18:57)

I've seen all sorts in my time when it comes to real celebrity divas and I'm starting to miss that serious star quality.

From having one well-known American singer spit her chewing gum into my hand during an interview, a supermodel demand I find Odour Eaters for her to wear...

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Why Should Katy Perry Sacrifice Her Career for Kids?

(26) Comments | Posted 2 January 2012 | (00:00)

So this is 2012. And reports today in Britain suggest Katy Perry, shock horror, chose her career over having a baby with Russell Brand.

First of all I find it very hard to believe having worked with Russell Brand on several TV shows, that the loveable lad would insist...

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A Single Girl's Guide to Surviving Your Ex's Wedding

(0) Comments | Posted 15 September 2011 | (01:00)

So I've dated a few frogs in my time and very much thought several times I'd found 'the one.' And maybe, just maybe, if life's situations like university (meeting other men), external influence (stressy work = no personal life) and peer pressure (yes! even at 30, 'when are you getting...

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