Zahra Mulroy

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A little Facebook spring clean can be good for the soul. Over the years you’ll have accumulated primary and secondary school friends, old work colleagues, friends of friends, exes and holiday romances. Some you care about, others less so. But if you’re the sort of person who finds it difficult to hit that “unfriend” button
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In the Disney universe, princesses and heroines share a few key attributes. From Cinderella through to Elsa , a large number of them wear a nearly-identical shade of blue. This is a deliberate choice, to make our heroines seem dependable and to “add a bit of power to the character.” Then there’s the fact many
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Never mind how you eat your Creme Egg, it’s how you say it that really matters. While many of us thought the pronunciation was pretty straightforward, then confectioner took us on a rollercoaster earlier today. Cadbury’s initially dropped a bombshell saying it’s not ‘cream’ as in ‘dream’. It’s ‘crem’ as in ‘them’. Don’t believe us?
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They are two elusive words most parents have forgotten the meaning of. ‘Me time’ is not only often logistically impossible when you have young kids, but, should you be brave enough to attempt it, you may just find yourself punished for your audacity. This is what happened to mum Laura Mazza recently, after she decided
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Meghan Markle may be an LA girl born and bred, but in three months she’ll become part of the most quintessentially British institution. Becoming part of the Royal family basically involves going to Royal boot camp. Also known as mastering the vast amount of rules and obscure etiquette the royals follow to the letter. Part
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‘Sex injury’ is pretty scary term, but there’s one which all sexually active women ought to know about. Not necessarily because it’s serious and leads to long-term damage (it doesn’t), but because it’s a lot more common than you may think. It’s called a bruised cervix and it’s as painful as it sounds. Symptoms include
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What are you getting the mum figure in your life for Mother’s Day ? Are you saying it with flowers? Chocolates? A nice slap-up meal somewhere? Or maybe you’ll forget altogether and spend the rest of the year grovelling. Whatever you choose to do, there’s no denying that Mother’s Day gifts tend to follow a
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Until the glorious day they welcome a fly-on-the-wall camera crew into their (many) homes, Kardashian style , the question remains: What exactly do the Royal family do all day? We see them out and about on public engagements, but how do they fill their time behind close doors? Do they spend ages on the sofa,
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While many of us made our own resolutions on December 31, the arrival of the year of the dog comes with its own traditions to ensure a healthy and prosperous year ahead. Also known as the Spring Festival, celebrations of the Chinese New Year start on the day before, and last until fifteenth day of
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If some of the finer points of New York Fashion Week have passed you by, don’t fret, we’ll fill you in. There were floral prints, bizarre hair accessories and…vagina wigs. Also known as a merkin, vagina wigs date back to the 1600s, when ladies of the night would wear them after shaving their hair off
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