I didn’t make a New Year’s Resolution and now it’s all falling apart

Last New Year's Eve I was in bed before midnight and up for a run before dawn. I was Ms McSmuggington Smug Face. The smuggest of all the smug joggers in their fancy high-vis leggings they got for Christmas. Not this year. This year I got drunk. Not just 'grown-up let's have a game of …

Women’s faces and Alicia Keys not wearing any make-up

Apparently Alicia Keys doesn't wear make-up to fancy awards ceremonies any more and it's made headlines. It's made headlines because a few people on Twitter have been mean about it, saying slightly condescending things like 'just put a bit of mascara on love', raising the hackles of other people who feel baffled by the apparent fact that wearing …