Review: iPad with Retina Display – Still the Apple of Our Eye

Since the launch of the original iPad in 2010, the way we use and relate to technology has changed dramatically. Steve Jobs said, in 1983,…

Bad Budgeting or Bad Santa?

The tribe and I have just returned from Mothercare (impromptu feet measuring and welly purchasing) and things were going relatively peacefully until the Boy spotted…

The White Company Opens in Cardiff

I was lucky enough to attend the invitation-only preview evening of The White Company‘s first store in Wales last night, situated in St Davids, Lower…

Paying For Carrier Bags – I’ve Bag Lady Blues

Here in Wales, we have to pay for carrier bags – one of the visible signs of the Welsh Assembly’s vast and all-encompassing powers. Quite why…

Internet Shopping: They’re Open All Hours – Every little ‘elps, Granville!

Apparently, the true cost of your supermarket home delivery is often nearer the £15 to £20 mark, according to an article in yesterday’s (where else?!)…

Don’t Put Your Grandmother On Celebrity Big Brother Mrs Worthington

You know, having sat through Julie Goodyear‘s eviction last night, I’m left feeling distinctly unsettled today because her presence on this year’s Celebrity Big Brother…

Celebrity Big Brother – Never Mind Rinsing, Go For The Spin Girls!

Now I always feel like I’ve let myself down a bit by admitting this, but I love to watch Big Brother and am currently glued…

The Joy of Entering Competitions or “Comping”

OK. A confession.  I love to enter competitions or comping as we call it here in the UK. If you ask the Husband about my hobby,…