What the F**k Is Wrong With Swearing?

Adam Croft | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Adam Croft

I'll level with you: I'm on the fence somewhat. I'm very much of a mind that gratuitous swearing is best avoided. That's why it's gratuitous. Whilst I'm being honest, I may as well throw in that I spend a lot of time in pubs. Gratuitous swearing is rife in many pubs, which I'm sure will not be particularly shocking news to you.

In Defence of Chivalry

Ben Wakeling | Posted 24.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ben Wakeling

Whilst one day it would have been customary for the man to pay, now - according to a survey by gentlemen's sock supplier - 82% of women would prefer to pay for their dinner on a first date, with 52% saying that they would happily pay for the entire bill.

Courtesy and Warmth in the Digital Age

Imogen Clements | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK
Imogen Clements

Courtesy, like etiquette, a lovely word, but you don't hear much of it these days. In any case, what does it mean in the 21st century? In an age whe...

The Best Present This Year: Christmas Comfort Instead of Competition

Carin King | Posted 18.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Carin King

At Christmas - the perfect time of year for taking good care of ourselves and our relationships - a little, honest thank you can mean so much.