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Straight up though the truth of the matter is that crushes are really no big deal. It obviously doesn't seem like it when you're Facebook stalking him/her twenty times a...

Do you, like millions of people of at the beginning of the New year, want to lose weight? It naturally follows then, that you have already decided how much weight...

For a lot of people, Christmas and the New Year holidays are a time when consumption of alcohol and refined sugars, in particular, can creep up. While it's important to...

After more than ten months of separation, I have found that reality sucks. Let me tell you how. There is a lot of social stigmas attached to being a separated...

Once there was a woman who lived in hope, prayed every day that she would save herself from an awful lot of trauma that was her marriage. She waited and...

The smashed cake on our sofa was a mess to clear. My mind, this confusion of mine was fogged with sadness. I also had the task of cleaning this up..

Let's look at high schools; I think they are a bevvy of "mean girls central." You have a group of girls who spend their free time sure as hell to...

The friends are all game for the party animal to come out with them. He will sing, dance, be the clown and the entertainment until it gets a bit too...

Dear Mammas, Life is good.Life is kind.Life is all those things you want it to be if you let it. Run, yell, read, draw, paint, create, live, laugh and let...

I never realised how useless the manual would be. The countless parenting books and google links that were read and which never helped in times of a crisis or otherwise.

Hello friends, it has been a while and I have been watching with some reservation and amusement the shenanigans of Colombo and have decided it’s time to bell the cat...

It has been a while since I wrote to you my readers and just like you, I have been bombarded with nothing but negativity in the media. And just as...

This blog is all about you my dear reader and I am pleased with the response to my first blog - The wandering husband. My sole objective is to remind you,

The Mover and Shaker Corporate mover and shaker dressed in designer clothing and to be found at every cocktail and society function in town. Being the centre of attention is...

Pricing – 9/10 I, for one, was immensely surprised by the relatively cheap price of 1000/- per 10 minutes. It made me feel like racing at Speedrome for the past so...

Unexpected conversations take place in a hospital waiting rooms, while you are twiddling your thumbs. Recently, I ended up recommending the work of David Walliams to a young boy who...

I thought I'd write about one of my favourite authors, for today's post. However, I do not know how widely he is read here in Sri Lanka... So make this...

Yes, you read it right - it is NOT the infamous Trump who is the hero of this children's book. Instead, it is a loveable baby elephant who lives with his...

My sons and I started the new year trying out something new thanks to the Makeens sale in December - Graphic Novels and Comic Books! Now I know that the moment...

Selecting original and creative gifts during Christmas is not an easy task. In fact, it is one reason for stress during the Season. Therefore, Mums in Colombo decided to spread...

The author Richard Simon, in his Author Note, says, "Oskar is the fruit of the idea that what needs to be saved is not just lives, but hope." The story...

With the nip in the air, the colourful decorations hitting the stores and the seasonal music on the airways to set the scene, I always reach for a nice Christmas...