Karvunidis feels that ‘aggressive energy’ is caught up in the ritual She feels the gender reveal now helps an anti-liberal agenda In 2008, Jenna Myers Karvunidis was pregnant and itching to throw a party.
Often, when I see nice clothes in the bougie shops near where I live, I entertain a mild fantasy of myself as one of those dads who garbs their child in cooler-than-cool threads. I don’t think that would
Until the first notes of Somewhere Over the Rainbow, I hadn’t realised I’d been holding in tears for an entire adulthood I understand now. I absolutely get it, the reason one should go to the cinema alone.
Risqué jokes and a curry are not the cliff edge of salacity The dilemma My partner of three years sent a female colleague a pornographic joke, and I can’t get over it. He said they’ve been friends since
What’s your Sunday morning routine? I’m not a creature of habit. Monday to Friday I try to be up at 7am; on the weekend I might be up early and I might not. Breakfast? I make what is referred to as vegan
Getting a bicycle and a camera at the age of 11 were big deals for me. The camera taught me to observe. And the bike taught me teamwork and competitiveness – I started racing when I was 12. My sister eight
They can be expensive, noisy and annoying, yet today’s pampered pets have never been more cossetted and adored. Now new research reveals that it is the Victorians who were responsible for changing attitudes
Plant this Garlic chives (Allium tuberosum) are the plant that keeps on giving. Harvest the mildly garlicky leaves, then enjoy the white flowers in late summer through to autumn (they are also edible).
'All the hood rats would jam with us': Grandmaster Flash, AJ Tracey and other artists on the generation gap
My mother was a pirate radio DJ. Being a white Welsh woman spinning hip-hop was unheard of The big-time drug dealers would come to the park with us and buy 300 bottles of pop and bags of crisps for the
Having a weekday lodger seemed like a big shift, and we had loads of trepidation about a stranger living in our flat. But the financial benefits won over the awkwardness factor. Eight years on, it works
Born in Surrey, Julie Andrews, 84, began performing at 12. In the 50s, she made her Broadway stage debut in The Boy Friend and then starred in My Fair Lady. She played the title role in the 1964 film Poppins,
1 Chang and Eng Bunker were the original what? 2 What is the official language of Andorra? 3 The saltwater is the largest species of what? 4 Which title character works at Michael & Eagle Lettings? 5 Eve