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The first sign of middle age. And how to beat it.

I’m not talking about the usual physiological slippages such as paunches, pop bellies and body parts migrating south. Or grey hairs, receding hairlines or your skin feeling a little too big for your body. Or even those common psychological intruders like confusion with technology or what ‘young people’ are talking…

How to create an anniversary gift like no other

Let’s start by stepping back into the history of romantic gifts… Medieval romance. Anyone? The tradition of anniversary gifts dates back to medieval times. Move aside images of bloody knights battling in muddy fields, horrific plagues and gloomy, damp castles. From the medieval darkness came a blossoming romantic movement of…

5 tips to make the best birthday video ever

The appearance of a camera has a tendency to divide humans into peacocks and hedgehogs. The peacocks come to life with dazzling brilliance, filling the screen with dance, song, and hilarious anecdotes. The hedgehogs lower their gaze and curl up into a ball. A good birthday video using The Video…

Boost your immunity in lockdown

I hope you are all keeping both safe and finding ways to break free from the Groundhog Day of lockdown.  This week we cover why slowing down is good for you, the perils of forwarding WhatsApp videos and how laughter boosts your immune system.  My wife turned 39 last week.…

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