The glory of womanhood; or, eighteen things men can’t understand even when they try

Very rigid gender stereotypes are not my thing. Men can paint their nails; they can have a deep and spiritual relationship with chocolate; they can cry over The Notebook. (Likewise, plenty of women don't do any of those.) I think 'men are from Mars' articles are generally lazy and annoying, and we should all just … Continue reading The glory of womanhood; or, eighteen things men can’t understand even when they try

All you need is a good umbrella

Rain, and rain, and rain. Good effort, summer. I can see you've really stretched yourself. When it's grey and fuzzy like this, I just want to curl up under the billowy duvet and sleep. Not so for Timothy, who doesn't believe in daytime naps and has instead gone to climb Snowdon for the weekend. It's … Continue reading All you need is a good umbrella