Just What Is Gender Really Anyway?

Gender is perhaps one of the most divisive concepts of modern times. This became more apparent to me than ever recently, when I attended a debate at the West Yorkshire Humanist Society, which both clarified my own feelings on the issue, and challenged them. So just what is gender really anyway? Continue reading “Just What Is Gender Really Anyway?”

Trump And The Economy – The Truth Behind The Misconceptions

I recently saw a poll which suggested that while the majority of the American electorate disapprove of Donald Trump’s tenure in the Oval Office so far, they have a more positive outlook when it comes to his handling of the economy. It immediately struck me that the snake oil salesman has hoodwinked people again, as Donald Trump will certainly not be blessing for the US economy when everything is said and done.  Continue reading “Trump And The Economy – The Truth Behind The Misconceptions”

Seven Ways To Save Money On A Night Out

I bloody love a good night on the tiles, but I’m also one of the thriftiest people you’ll ever meet. I’ve got the ability to dance the night away, while keeping my bank balance in check, and I can tell you how to do the same. Here are seven ways to save money on a night out and still have a ball! Continue reading “Seven Ways To Save Money On A Night Out”

Seven Tricks For Surviving Flights In Comfort

The plane is an amazing fantastic invention. It gives us the ability to jet halfway across the world in mere of hours, so we can experience exotic new lands and make memories which are destined to last a liftime. But these flying tin cans are hardly pleasant to travel in, so it’s a good idea to try and make yourself comfortable, while taking to the skies. Helping you start your getaway off right, here are seven tricks for surviving flights in comfort! Continue reading “Seven Tricks For Surviving Flights In Comfort”

Is The Populist Wave Starting To Die Down?

The political landscape saw a fundamental shift in 2016, as an anti-globalist populist wave washed over the Western World. But as the realities of Brexit and Trump become increasingly clear, I’m beginning to sense a change in the wind. Is the populist wave starting to die down? Continue reading “Is The Populist Wave Starting To Die Down?”

What Exactly Is My Five/Two Diet?

I have a co-dependent relationship with food, so I’ve always had trouble losing weight. However, about two years ago I started tailoring my  diet based to a five/two ratio and it’s proven really effective for me. If you want to find out whether it would be something you could do too, keep reading, as this week I ask: what exactly is my five/two diet? Continue reading “What Exactly Is My Five/Two Diet?”

Staycations: My Family Weekend Getaway To Haworth

If you’re looking for your next staycation destination, I’d suggest Haworth – a charming, oldy-worldy village in West Yorkshire. I visited Haworth, which is most famous as the home of the Bronte sister writers, a lot as a kid and I went back for the first time in years last weekend, enjoying it just as much as I did when I was little. Here’s why… Continue reading “Staycations: My Family Weekend Getaway To Haworth”