Life & Loves
Mental health is a lifelong thing. It’s not just for Christmas or an awareness week in May. It’s like a puppy. A pain in the arse but you’re stuck with it
Sex, drugs and rock n roll or just a KFC. Who and what are you really missing during lockdown? Or who and what are you not missing at all?
Surviving lockdown is tough for everyone but it doesn’t mean to say it also has to be a horrible time. It can be fun, productive or even just relaxing
Forgive me, reader, I left you hanging mid dating disaster tales and now I feel like dating is more like ordering pizza for fast food romance!
Dating with anxiety is a nightmare. Some make it their life ambition to be somebody else’s trigger. I told my anxiety we need to break up
In the world of dating many people don’t know what it is they want from all their swiping. Do they want a relationship or just a friend with benefits?
I can safely say I will never, ever be online dating ever again. It’s awful. Soul destroying. And the guys I’ve encountered have been far from genuine
Lads, we need to talk about your inability to say sorry and the absolute dick move that it is. It really isn’t that difficult and goes a long way
I’ve never used a dating app in my life until this week and quite honestly I think I’ll just swipe left and stay single because you know it won’t end well
When it comes to ex boys I’ve loved before there are the good, the bad and then there’s the one that got away. It’s time I told others what they mean to me
I thought I’d make this Christmas truly memorable and nearly die. Yep I actually nearly died. Talk about dramatic! Oh and I made a few decisions as well
Do you have to have just one passion in life to discover what your purpose is? What if you decide you don’t like that passion anymore?
The first Summer Football Camp kicks off at Hotel Football in Manchester on July 30th and I went to take a look at what the kids would be getting up to
Not everyone will be happy with your success. Some people will be overcome with jealousy. Don’t let other people’s jealousy hold you back!
I have never been a morning person and after this ridiculous attempt at being a morning person, I doubt I ever will be. But do you have to get up at 5am to be a success?
We all have an inner critic whether we want one or not. The important thing is that we learn how to turn down its volume now and then.
I make no secret of my love of Irish boybands, namely Boyzone. But I’ve got a new love. Boyzlife. A wonderful combination of Keith Duffy of Boyzone and Brian McFadden of Westlife.
Do you find that you are always comparing yourself to others? Focus your efforts on the being the very best version of you and going after the life that YOU want.
What messages are you telling yourself that could be preventing you from achieving your goals? Is it time for you to get out of your own way?
We all have off days. Those kinds of days when you’d quite happily have a duvet day and not face the outside world. So what lifts your mood and makes you happy?
I used to care about other peoples opinions until I tried to pay my bills with them. Here’s why you shouldn’t care about other peoples opinions and why they don’t matter
Most of us have some form of irrational fears. Mine involve dating. But are they irrational or relevant? And could a vegan actually kill me!
The thought of your child driving a car is pretty terrifying for most parents. Luckily Young Driver can help get your teen mobile before the dreaded 17th birthday
It’s that time to buy the stocking fillers. So it’s a good job I’ve done the research for you and come up with a bucket load of great bits and pieces for just about everyone
Stopping drinking wasn’t a particularly conscious decision I made. It just happened. But I am concerned by those that are offended at my sober status.
Dealing with death becomes more common the older you get. But what do you do when a friends loved one dies? How do you deal with your friends grief?
Dinner from the new menu at the recently refurbished Grill In The Park at the Worsley Marriott Hotel and Country Club is a must if you’re in the area
Did you know that more people go down the path to divorce in January than any other month? January really is National Divorce Month!
All kids at some point are going to use the Internet. But do you really know what they are doing or is your own ignorance failing your kids?
I can categorically state there are 12 days of Christmas and not a single one of them is in November. Have you got a dose of premature tinselation?