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Simple Advice And Top Tips For Every Cat Owner

A cat is an inquisitive, affectionate, loving addition for any family, and adopting one can add a great deal of quality time to your life. Whether you’re simply observing your

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My son has a cool new haircut and suddenly he can’t stand me

It’s been very exciting getting haircuts, hasn’t it? I genuinely feel like my car goes faster and better when I have filled it up with petrol, and that’s how I

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Tim Dowling: whatever the vet thinks, my cat is not called Graham

When I wake, my left eyelid is heavy and sore to the touch, as if I had been punched the previous evening. I don’t recall this happening, but I suppose

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Blind date: ‘We were under a blanket for most of the evening’

Chris on ArianaWhat were you hoping for?When I heard I had a date with a girl called Ariana from America, I was hoping it would be Ariana Grande. First impressions?It’s

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Fit in my 40s: could breathwork help me stay calm?

Charlène Gisèle is a yoga teacher and breath facilitator, and she is here (on Zoom) to teach me how to breathe. Many strands of yoga have an element of breathwork,

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What links Frank Sinatra, Christopher Lee and Steve Martin? The Weekend quiz

The questions1 Which London terminus is named after a prime minister?2 Which film boosted US sales of pinot noir wine?3 What was blocked in March by Ever Given?4 Which rodents’

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Men wearing large logos seen as less interested in relationships, study says

Men who wear tops with large logos on them are perceived as less interested in committed relationships, and are more “cads than dads”, a new study has found. The small

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All hail the return of avocado body butter

Whenever we were sad or celebratory in the early- to mid-1990s, my friend Julia and I would treat one another to an Avocado Body Butter from The Body Shop. The

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