Why I stopped watching Big Brother as soon as #CBBChristopher left

Why I stopped watching Big Brother as soon as #CBBChristopher left

Reality TV gives us permission to spy on people and, let's be honest, we don't twitch the curtains for the nice thoughtful neighbour who cleans up after himself. But hear a blazing row or the sound of glass smashing and we're muting the TV and leaping towards the window to see what's going on. I'd rather watch a week scripted film or TV drama and let people mind their own business.
TV editing and Why People Deserve A Second Chance

TV editing and Why People Deserve A Second Chance

With rumours that Steph's boyfriend, Sam, might enter the house, is her illicit romance with Jeremy just an orchestrated act, planned by Big Brother with the consent of all involved "to make good telly"? And is Christopher Maloney really that nice?
Is Christopher Maloney a celebrity?

Is Christopher Maloney a celebrity?

I'm always saddened when a celebrity passes. But then I get over it really quickly because, while it's sad that they won't make more music or appear in more films their passing has no direct impact on my daily life. But I was truly upset when I heard Alan Rickman had died.
Being an Aunty

Being an Aunty

Mental Health is often misunderstood, whether it's stress, sleepless night, panic attacks, we'll probably all experience some kind of mental ill-health at some point in our life time. Here's my (limited) experience.
A day in the life of a crazy cat lady

A day in the life of a crazy cat lady

My sister has always been very close to our Aunty. She talked to her about boys and things that she didn't want to talk to mum about. When my time came round, my sister filled that same role perfectly for me. And I vowed that I would be around to do the same for my niece.